Huskers top Rutgers

Lincoln - Ameer Abdullah produced one of the greatest individual performances in Nebraska history with a school-record and 2014 FBS-best 341 all-purpose yards, including 225 rushing to power the No. ... Read More

Report: Eligible youth may not be getting Medicaid

A new report says more than 3,000 young adults in Nebraska may qualify for Medicaid coverage under a provision of the federal health care law, but only 3 percent of that group is currently enrolled. The group Nebraska Appleseed released the report... Read More

Mountain lion killed at Nebraska Panhandle ranch

Authorities say a young female mountain lion has been killed on a ranch south of Chadron in the Nebraska Panhandle. The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission said in a news release Friday that the animal was shot in the ranch's yard near the landowne... Read More

Cash Cattle Hit New Record Highs

Cash fed cattle prices reached new record levels Thursday with trades at $170 per cwt. USDA called trading activity moderate on limited number of supplies in Kansas, Texas, Nebraska and Colorado. Compared to last week, cash fed cattle prices were ... Read More

Public comment period open on Nebraska roads plan

A public comment period is now open for the state transportation improvement plan in Nebraska. The Nebraska Department of Roads says a revision to the plan is posted on its website at (http://1.usa.gov/12jg19D ). Comments will be accepted until Tu... Read More

NSAA High School Football Playoff Brackets Announced

Class A http://nsaahome.org/nsaaforms/officials/fbbracket.php?class=A Class B http://nsaahome.org/nsaaforms/officials/fbbracket.php?class=B Class C1 http://nsaahome.org/nsaaforms/officials/fbbracket.php?class=C1 Class C2 http://n... Read More

Additional Keynote Speaker Announced for  7th Annual Nebraska Wind & Solar Conference Next Week

Lincoln, NE- An additional keynote speaker will join the three previously confirmed speakers for the seventh annual Nebraska Wind and Solar Conference and Exhibition October 29-30, 2014 in La Vista, Nebraska at the La Vista Conference Center. The fou... Read More

More Dems voting early in Nebraska 2nd district

Early voting numbers in Nebraska's 2nd Congressional District show nearly twice as many Democrats have cast early ballots for the Nov. 4 general election as Republicans. That fact that could play significantly into whether incumbent Republican Lee... Read More

US Cattle-On-Feed Down 1 Percent

From feedlot surveys, USDA estimated cattle and calves on feed for slaughter market in the United States for feedlots with capacity of 1,000 or more head totaled 10.1 million head on Oct. 1, 2014. The inventory was 1% below Oct. 1, 2013, and a tad be... Read More

High School Football Scores

PREP FOOTBALL= Ansley-Litchfield 83, Greeley-Wolbach/North Loup-Scotia 35 Aquinas 28, Archbishop Bergan 0 Arcadia-Loup City 52, Wood River 6 Ashland-Greenwood 49, Douglas County West 7 Auburn 13, Syracuse 10 Bancroft-Rosalie 106, Allen 70 Batt... Read More

Democrat Loses Ground in Kansas Governor’s Race

After lifting the spirits of Kansas Democrats eager to oust conservative Republican Gov. Sam Brownback, challenger Paul Davis now appears to be losing ground. The state’s longstanding GOP loyalties and negative television ads seem have been eroding... Read More