KGFW News Poultry Farmers to receive Federal Funds Jul 28, 2015 DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The federal government expects to spend $191 million to pay chicken and turkey farmers for birds lost to avian flu. 4-H Livestock Auction ends Buffalo Co. Fair Jul 28, 2015 The annual 4-H Livestock Market Auction was held Tuesday July 28th at the Buffalo Co. Fairgrounds. The Grand Champion Market Beef was awarded to Maverick Widdowson weighing in at 1,476 pounds (below). Pipeline Trial Date Set Jul 28, 2015 O'NEILL, Neb. (AP) - An October 19th trial date has been set on a Holt County lawsuit aimed at keeping TransCanada from seizing land to build the Keystone XL oil pipeline. 8 Apply for Omaha Legislative Seat Jul 28, 2015 LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - The governor has eight applicants to consider when filling an open seat representing an Omaha district in the Legislature. Taking Nebraska Water Management Cues Jul 27, 2015 LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Nebraska's system for managing its groundwater is catching the eye of other states that are running dry and threatening farmers with water restrictions.