New hotel concept coming to Lincoln

A North Dakota company is bringing a new hotel concept to north Lincoln.

Windstream completes spinoff

Windstream Holdings Inc., the telecommunications company, announced it has completed the tax…

Lincoln grain prices Friday

Range of cash grain prices paid to farmers by country elevators in the Lincoln area as of 4 …

Diet Pepsi dropping aspartame on customer fears

NEW YORK — PepsiCo says it's dropping aspartame from Diet Pepsi in response to customer worr…

Union Bank & Trust sues Earl Carter Lumber and officers

Union Bank & Trust is suing Earl Carter Co., that company's president and two officers f…

Former Sports Courts site to be auctioned off

Part of the former Sports Courts location, which has been vacant for more than three years, …

Lincoln woman starts 'family care' business

Lincoln woman starts 'family care' business

Ty Delley spent more than 20 years in the corporate world working for Gallup, and also spent time as a consultant.

ADM gets a drone permit for crop insurance inspections

ADM Crop Risk Services announced that it has received regulatory approval from the Federal Aviation Administration to operate unmanned aerial …

New hotel concept coming to Lincoln

New hotel concept coming to Lincoln

A North Dakota company is bringing a new hotel concept to north Lincoln.

Windstream completes spinoff

Windstream Holdings Inc., the telecommunications company, announced it has completed the tax-free spinoff of some of its fiber and copper netw…

Lincoln grain prices Friday

Range of cash grain prices paid to farmers by country elevators in the Lincoln area as of 4 p.m. Friday:

Diet Pepsi dropping aspartame on customer fears

Diet Pepsi dropping aspartame on customer fears

NEW YORK — PepsiCo says it's dropping aspartame from Diet Pepsi in response to customer worries and replacing it with sucralose, another artif…

Union Bank & Trust sues Earl Carter Lumber and officers

Union Bank & Trust sues Earl Carter Lumber and officers

Union Bank & Trust is suing Earl Carter Co., that company's president and two officers for defaulting on agreements secured by the lumbery…

Former Sports Courts site to be auctioned off

Former Sports Courts site to be auctioned off

Part of the former Sports Courts location, which has been vacant for more than three years, will be auctioned off next month.

Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores redesigned

The redesign of Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores in Nebraska is being shown off at grand reopenings through Saturday in Beatrice, Bellevue, Co…

Aventine moves first ethanol unit train from Aurora

Aventine Renewable Energy Inc. announced its first BNSF unit-train shipment of ethanol produced at its two ethanol facilities in Aurora, Nebraska.

Earl Carter Lumber closes after nearly 70 years

Earl Carter Lumber closes after nearly 70 years

Earl Carter Lumber, which had a nearly 70-year-old history in Lincoln, closed earlier this week, putting 30 people out of work.

Farm & Food: Nothing doing

Farm & Food: Nothing doing

Confession time: Over the last three years I often have referred to the 113th and 114th Congress as either “do-nothing” or “doing less than nothing.”

Lied Lodge gets $9 million 'fresh look' after 22 years

Lied Lodge gets $9 million 'fresh look' after 22 years

NEBRASKA CITY -- A $9 million makeover of the Lied Lodge and Conference Center is nearing its final stage, and general manager Denise DuVall i…

Hudl building new HQ in Haymarket, adding 300 jobs

Hudl building new HQ in Haymarket, adding 300 jobs

Hudl made the "Super Bowl" of business expansion announcements Thursday.

Lincoln grain prices Thursday

Range of cash grain prices paid to farmers by country elevators in the Lincoln area as of 4 p.m. Thursday:

Ice cream recalled for listeria after detection at Lincoln store

Ice cream recalled for listeria after detection at Lincoln store

Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams initiated a voluntary recall of all ice creams, frozen yogurts, sorbets and ice cream sandwiches for all flavors an…

Workers Memorial Day is Tuesday

To honor workers who died or were injured on the job, the Omaha Area Office of the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health A…

Comcast-Time Warner Cable deal is dead, sources say

Comcast Corp. is planning to walk away from its proposed $45 billion takeover of Time Warner Cable Inc., since regulators planned to oppose th…

Novartis records gain on OTC, animal health deals

Novartis recorded gains on its over-the-counter drug business deal and the sale of its animal health business in its latest quarter, both of w…

Cabela's earnings surprise markets

Cabela's Inc. stock erupted on Thursday after reporting first-quarter income and revenue above Wall Street's expectations. 

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