Associated Press All State Football Squads

CLASS A Position_Name, School, Height, Weight, Grade Offense Receiver_Clester Johnson Jr., Bellevue West, 6-2, 185, Sr. Receiver_Marquise Lewis, Omaha North, 5-11, 180, Sr. Lineman_Trev... Read More

Congress Passes Key Tax Extenders Legislation

WASHINGTON- the U.S. Senate voted 76 to 16 to pass a tax extenders package that holds key provisions for small businesses such as section 179 expensing and bonus depreciation. The tax extenders package was previously approved in the U.S. House of Rep... Read More

Prosecutors appeal prison sentence of York man

York County prosecutors are appealing the five- to 10-year prison sentence of a York man for the 2013 crash death of an Aurora teacher. Deputy York County Attorney Benjamin Dennis says  that 39-year-old Otis Newcomb's sentence handed down by Judge ... Read More

Agriculture Applauds Passage of Tax Extenders Bill

The U.S. Senate voted 76 to 16 to pass a tax extenders package that holds key provisions for small businesses such as section 179 expensing and bonus depreciation. The tax extenders package was previously approved in the U.S. House of Representatives... Read More

Bearcats Find New Coach

Jessica Day is the new Head Volleyball Coach for Kearney High School. Day has been teaching Social Sciences at KHS since 2006. Prior to coming to Kearney High, Jessica taught and was the Head Volleyball Coach at Millard South High School. Day says, ... Read More

AFBF Appoints New Promotion & Education Committee

American Farm Bureau has appointed members to its new Promotion and Education Committee. The committee was launched to develop and centralize resources that inspire and equip Farm Bureau members to convey the significance of agriculture. In January, ... Read More

Federal Agencies Support Market Based Approach for Improving Water Quality

The EPA and USDA Tuesday said they support market based approaches to improving water quality in the Chesapeake Bay. EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy along with USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack called the Virginia program a model for similar programs across... Read More

Smoking continues in Nebraska cigar bars

One Nebraska bar owner is frustrated over cigar bars still allowing indoor smoking following a ruling by the Nebraska Supreme Court earlier this year saying the practice was unconstitutional. The owners of Big John's Billiards had filed a lawsuit ch... Read More

Huskers Continue Preparations

Lincoln, Neb. – The Nebraska football team practiced for 90 minutes inside the Hawks Championship Center on Tuesday afternoon in preparation for the Holiday Bowl. Interim Head Coach Barney Cotton spoke to the media after practice. “Defensively th... Read More

NHL Scores

NHL Tuesday's Games= Columbus 1, Detroit 0, SO Florida 2, Washington 1, SO Nashville 3, Boston 2, SO Tampa Bay 3, Philadelphia 1 Toronto 6, Anaheim 2 Montreal 4, Carolina 1 St. Louis 5, Los Angeles 2 Winnipeg 5, Buffalo 1 Chicago 5, Minne... Read More

NBA Scores and Schedule

NBA Tuesday's Games= Washington 109, Minnesota 95 Miami 95, Brooklyn 91 New Orleans 119, Utah 111 Memphis 105, Golden State 98 Dallas 107, New York 87 Oklahoma City 104, Sacramento 92 Wednesday's Games= Phoenix at Charlotte, 7 p.m. Atla... Read More