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Nebraska Republican state Sen. Mike Flood of Norfolk will officially join the U.S. House on Tuesday when he's sworn in to fill the seat of disgraced former U.S. Rep. Jeff Fortenberry.

LINCOLN — Gov. Pete Ricketts announced recent appointments he has made to fill Nebraska’s boards and commissions.

Last year near this time, Russian President Vladimir Putin amassed a massive contingent of Russian forces at the Ukraine border. This year, as if on cue, he’s back at it. Even with unverified claims of a partial drawdown, Russia has encircled Ukraine with over 150,000 troops, poised for an a…

Don’t let Nebraska’s location in the middle of America fool you. Our state touches every corner of the globe with the crops we grow, livestock we raise, and products we manufacture. Each year, Nebraska exports around $10 billion of goods and services worldwide. Over 95% of consumers live out…

When I was a boy, my grandfather, who was a county ag extension agent, asked me what I wanted to do with my life. I said, “Papa, I want to be a farmer.” While I didn’t exactly become a farmer, I have been regularly asked to lead in the innovative spaces of food production, rural development,…

When I was a boy, my grandfather, who was a county ag extension agent, asked me what I wanted to do with my life. I said, “Papa, I want to be a farmer.” While I didn’t exactly become a farmer, I have been regularly asked to lead in the innovative spaces of food production, rural development,…

The 2022 Winter Olympics are finally underway. Each of the American athletes competing this year is the best in their event. Many have dedicated their entire lives to their sports, hoping to one day have this chance to represent the United States in the Olympic Games. 

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With U.S. Rep. Jeff Fortenberry fighting felony charges in California, state Sen. Mike Flood of Norfolk announced Sunday afternoon that he is seeking to replace him in the 1st Congressional District.

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A pickup apparently drove through the Madison County Bank on West Pasewalk Avenue on Saturday morning, but few other details were immediately …