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Selling of E15 Year Round Approved

Feb 23, 2024 / KRGI News

AG ReleaseLincoln -- Attorney General Mike Hilgers announces success in Nebraska’s lawsuit against the Biden Administration’s EPA, secu...
Nebraska Department of Environment and Energy

NDEE awarded Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant

Feb 23, 2024 / NDEE

LINCOLN, Neb. — The Nebraska Department of Environment and Energy (NDEE) was awarded $1.779 million in Energy Efficiency and Conservation Blo...
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Ricketts, Fischer, Marshall Call on EPA to Appeal Dicamba Decision, Protect Access to Crop Production Tools

Feb 22, 2024 / Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Recently, U.S. Senators Pete Ricketts (R-NE), Deb Fischer (R-NE), and Roger Marshall (R-KS) joined 18 Republican colleague...
Nebraska Department of Corrections

Missing inmate arrested

Feb 22, 2024 / NDOC

February 22, 2024 (Lincoln, Neb.) – An inmate who went missing from the Community Corrections Center – Lincoln (CCC-L) has been arreste...
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DJ's Hero Awards Scholarship Application Open

Feb 21, 2024 / Press Release

OMAHA, Neb. (February 21, 2024) - Nominations are now being accepted for the 2024 D.J.'s Hero Awards Scholarships. Select Nebraska high school sen...
Nebraska State Patrol Homicide Investigation

Victims Identified in Bloomfield Double-Homicide

Feb 21, 2024 / NSP

FEBRUARY 21, 2024 (BLOOMFIELD, NEB.)  — The Nebraska State Patrol is able to release the names of the two victims killed in Tuesday&rsqu...
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Suspects Arrested After Bloomfield Double-Homicide

Feb 21, 2024 / NSP

FEBRUARY 20, 2024 (BLOOMFIELD, NEB.)  — The Nebraska State Patrol has arrested two people following a shooting that claimed two lives in...
Adrian Smith

Smith Reintroduces Legislation Directing Support to Families Most in Need

Feb 20, 2024 / Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Adrian Smith (R-NE) reintroduced legislation to ensure federal Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) ...
Nebraska State Patrol Homicide Investigation

NSP Investigating Double-Homicide in Bloomfield

Feb 20, 2024 / NSP

FEBRUARY 20, 2024 (BLOOMFIELD, NEB.)  — The Nebraska State Patrol, with assistance from the Knox County Sheriff’s Office and Bloom...
Pete Ricketts Weekly Column

Keeping International Land Ports of Entry Open

Feb 20, 2024 / Pete Ricketts

In December, President Biden’s team shut down two border rail crossings in Eagle Pass and El Paso, Texas. The administration also falsely imp...
Nebraska Department of Education

Nebraska Department of Education Unveils $10 Million School Safety and Security Grant Program

Feb 20, 2024 / NDE

In an effort to enhance the security and safety of Nebraska's educational institutions, the Nebraska Department of Education (NDE) announces the op...
CHI Health

Loneliness: A Public Health CrisisAudio Icon, this article contains audio

Feb 20, 2024 / CHI

 While Valentine’s Day focused on love and connections, for many people, it was a day that only emphasized feelings of loneliness. From ...
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New Virtual Quicken Course For Farm and Ranch Record-Keeping Offered by Nebraska Extension

Feb 20, 2024 / UNL

Lincoln, Nebraska, Feb. 20, 2024 — A new online Quicken course is being offered by Nebraska Extension for farmers, ranchers and agricultural ...
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Ricketts Endorsed by Nebraska Farm Bureau

Feb 20, 2024 / Press Release

 OMAHA, Neb. – Today, Senator Pete Ricketts received the endorsement of the Nebraska Farm Bureau Political Action Committee (NEFB-PAC), ...
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Red Cross Encourages Fire Safety Actions to Prevent Most Common Disaster

Feb 19, 2024 / Red Cross

After responding to 400 home fires in 2023, the American Red Cross of Nebraska encourages everyone to take fire safety actions. Home fires are the ...
Nebraska State News

Nebraska Farmers Union 111th Annual State Convention to be in Columbus

Feb 19, 2024 / NFU

LINCOLN (February 19, 2024) – At their recent Board of Directors meeting, the Nebraska Farmers Union (NeFU) Board selected the River’s ...
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Nebraska Farm Numbers Lower

Feb 19, 2024 / USDA

Nebraska's number of farms and ranches declined during 2023, according to USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service. The number of farms and ...
Adrian Smith 3rd Dist

Bringing Relief to American Taxpayers

Feb 18, 2024 / By Rep. Adrian Smith

Americans are rightfully concerned about the direction of our economy. While inflation is no longer at nine percent, prices remain high, and the in...
Preston Love

Love Listening Tour Announced

Feb 16, 2024 / Press Release

OMAHA, NE - U.S. Senate candidate Preston Love is announcing his “Love Nebraska Listening Tour” today with stops across the state. The ...
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Pete Ricketts Staff hosts Mobile Office Hours

Feb 16, 2024 / Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Pete Ricketts (R-NE) announced his constituent casework staff will be hosting Mobile Office Hours arou...
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Smith, Davis, and Feenstra Champion Bipartisan Tax Relief for Families and Small Businesses

Feb 16, 2024 / Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Reps. Adrian Smith (R-NE), Danny K. Davis (D-IL), and Randy Feenstra (R-IA) introduced the bipartisan Small Busines...
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Senator Ricketts’ Weekly Column: Keeping International Land Ports of Entry Open

Feb 16, 2024 / Pete Ricketts

In December, President Biden’s team shut down two border rail crossings in Eagle Pass and El Paso, Texas. The administration also falsely imp...
Department of Justice

Foreign National Pleads Guilty to Role in Cybercrime Schemes Involving Tens of Millions of Dollars in Losses

Feb 16, 2024 / DOJ

United States Attorney Susan Lehr announced that Vyacheslav Igorevich Penchukov pleaded guilty on February 15, 2024, in federal court in Lincoln, N...
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Gov. Pillen on Survey: Nebraskans Want Property Tax Relief

Feb 16, 2024 / Press Release

LINCOLN, NE – Governor Jim Pillen says a new survey confirms what he has heard repeatedly from taxpayers across Nebraska. They want property ...
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Nebraska State Fair Board to Meet

Feb 15, 2024 / NSF

NEBRASKA STATE FAIR BOARDMeeting AgendaFebruary 16, 2024 – 2 P.M.Rembolt Ludtke Offices, Lincoln, NE1. Call to Order2. Roll Call3. Inform Pub...