UNMC public health dean to work in Sierra Leone on Ebola

The University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha has announced its dean of public health is in Sierra Leone to help the World Health Organization respond to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. Ali S... Read More

Training Champions: Fifth Advanced Leadership Class Graduates from Program

Corn farmers from across the country traveled to Washington this week to take part in the second phase of the Advanced Leadership program co-sponsored by the National Corn Growers Association and Syngenta. This program, now in its fifth year, offers ... Read More

Kansas' January Revenues Worse Than Expected

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas collected $47 million less than anticipated this month, signaling that Gov. Sam Brownback and legislators may have to be more aggressive with spending cuts or other measures to balance the budget. But the Department of... Read More

Huskers pull away from Wildcats

No. 10 Nebraska (8-1, 5-1 Big Ten) held a one-point lead after seven matches before winning each of the final three en route to a 25-11 win over No. 24 Northwestern at Welsh-Ryan Arena on Friday night. Two Huskers knocked off ranked Wildcats as Er... Read More

Creighton women down Xavier

Sophomore Brianna Rollerson exploded for 22 points and 10 rebounds to guide the Creighton women's basketball team past Xavier, 74-65, on Friday, Jan. 30. The win pushed the Bluejays to 11-10 on the season and 4-6 in BIG EAST play, while Xavier fe... Read More

Nebraska, Iowa expecting snow Saturday, into Sunday

A winter storm raking the Midwest this weekend is expected to dump up to 6 inches of snow on parts of eastern Nebraska and up to 10 inches in parts of southern Iowa. A snow and rain mix had begun falling in Nebraska by Saturday morning. But the Nati... Read More

NHL Scores

NHL Friday's Games St. Louis 3, Carolina 2, SO Pittsburgh 2, New Jersey 1, OT Colorado 3, Nashville 0 Vancouver 5, Buffalo 2 Chicago 4, Anaheim 1 Saturday's Games Washington at Montreal, 1 p.m. N.Y. Islanders at Detroit, 2 p.m. Arizona ... Read More

NBA Scores and Schedule

NBA Friday's Games Philadelphia 103, Minnesota 94 Atlanta 105, Portland 99 Houston 93, Boston 87 Toronto 127, Brooklyn 122, OT Cleveland 101, Sacramento 90 New Orleans 108, L.A. Clippers 103 Dallas 93, Miami 72 Utah 110, Golden State 100 ... Read More

Top 25 College Basketball Scores

TOP 25 MEN'S BASKETBALL Friday's Game ( 6) Arizona 57, Oregon State 34   Saturday's Games ( 1) Kentucky vs. Alabama, 7 p.m. ( 2) Virginia vs. ( 4) Duke, 7 p.m. ( 3) Gonzaga vs. Memphis, 10 p.m. ( 5) Wisconsin at Iowa, Noon ( 7) Villan... Read More

USDA Accepting Applications for the Conservation Stewardship Program

Salina, Kansas, January 27, 2015—The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) will make available $100 million this year through the Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP) and although applications are... Read More

High School Basketball Scores

^Friday's Scores< ^By The Associated Press= ^BOYS BASKETBALL= Arcadia-Loup City 62, Burwell 44 Axtell 67, Loomis 37 Battle Creek 60, Boone Central/Newman Grove 56 Bayard 65, South Platte 18 Bellevue West 62, Omaha Westside 42 Blue Hill 76,... Read More