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Brandon Benitz continues his “Chat with the Chancellor” series here in the Fall 2019 semester.  He's once again joined by a special guest, the interim-President of the University of Nebraska syst... Read More


Brandon Benitz continues his “Chat with the Chancellor” segment here in the Fall 2019 semester.  This week, he's once again joined by a special guest, Dr. Ronnie Green, the Chancellor at University of Nebraska–Lincoln. There is a lot to tal... Read More

Area school awarded $10K for STEM program

Banner County School is among five Nebraska schools and others across the U.S. to receive a grant award from the Bayer Fund America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education STEM program.  The school will receive $10,000 to enhance their STEM program Opti... Read More

Wyo. Governor applauds loan approval for Goshen Irrigation District tunnel repairs

In the wake of the Goshen/Ft. Laramie irrigation tunnel collapse on July 17, Governor Gordon applauded today’s unanimous State Loan Investment Board (SLIB) vote approving Goshen Irrigation District’s (GID) Clean Water State Revolving Fund (CWSRF)... Read More

AUDIO: CASNR Experience the Power of Red Visit Day is October 12

The College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln is offering potential students a glimpse at what it means to be a member of the CASNR community. CASNR’s annual Experience the Power of Red Visit Day... Read More

Listening sessions on rural community prosperity scheduled in North Platte, Lincoln

Two regional convenings in October will offer Nebraskans opportunities to share their best ideas on how the University of Nebraska can help rural communities position themselves for economic success. The listening sessions, which are open to the publ... Read More

VIDEO: Red Cloud farmer winner of KRVN's Bringing it Home Ram 1500 pickup!

A farmer near Red Cloud is the winner of KRVN Radio's 2018 Ram 1500 pickup that was taken around the listening area throughout the summer in a promotion called "Bringing it Home". Pat Hersh was presented the truck by a crew of KRVN staff members Wedn... Read More

Clean Diesel Rebate Applications Accepted Through January 17, 2020

The ’s 2019 Clean Diesel Rebate Program is now accepting applications for two types of rebates – local diesel truck replacements and agricultural irrigation pump diesel engine replacements. Applications must be submitted to NDEE by January 17, 20... Read More

Renovation of Chimney Rock Visitor Center hits fundraising campaign goal

The fundraising campaign for the renovation and expansion of the Ethel and Christopher J. Abbott Visitor Center at the Chimney Rock National Historic Site has hit its $1.8 million goal. The Nebraska State Historical Society Foundation says a $75,0... Read More

Choose American Ethanol to Fuel the Cure for Breast Cancer

Throughout October, drivers can help Fuel the Cure for breast cancer by choosing American Ethanol at the pump. More than 30 Nebraska gas stations will donate 3 cents for every gallon of higher ethanol blends – E15 to flex fuel E85 – sold between ... Read More


Brandon Benitz continues his weekly "Chat with the Chancellor" series here in the Fall 2019 semester.  He's once again joined by UNK Chancellor, Doug Kristensen. This week, Chancellor Kristensen chats about the most recent issue of the “UNK Alu... Read More