Alert: Extreme Fire Danger issued March 29 at 5:31AM CDT until March 29 at 4:00PM CDT by NWS Hastings

...EXTREME FIRE DANGER TODAY... THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL BE IN THE EXTREME CATEGORY THIS AFTERNOON. EXTREME FIRE DANGER MEANS THAT FIRES START QUICKLY...SPREAD FURIOUSLY AND BURN INTEN... Read More

Huskers beat Longhorns in 15 innings

Lincoln – Deadlocked in a scoreless game in the bottom of the 15th inning, senior Austin Darby delivered a one-out base hit to left field and Texas’ Ben Johnson booted the ball, allowing Tanner Lubach to score from second base for the game-winnin... Read More

Huskers fall late to Minnesota

Lincoln - For the second straight day, clutch hitting powered No. 12 Minnesota to a hard-fought victory over the Nebraska softball team, as the Golden Gophers pulled away late for an 8-3 win Saturday afternoon at Bowlin Stadium. Minnesota scored f... Read More

UNK Baseball takes doubleheader from Lincoln

Kearney, Neb. – The Nebraska-Kearney baseball team had 35 hits, including nine home runs, to sweep a double header from Lincoln University, 20-2 and 13-0 (7 innings), Saturday afternoon at Memorial Field. This series was moved from Jefferson Cit... Read More

UNK softball splits with Northeastern State

Kearney, Neb. – Junior first baseman Kate Ruwe knocked in four more runs and junior Cassie Roessing threw four innings of strong relief to help Nebraska-Kearney beat Northeastern State, 10-6, in the second game of a double header Saturday at Dryden... Read More

Hastings College Baseball splits with Morningside

Hastings - Anytime the wind is blowing in like it was on Saturday at Duncan Field, you can expect low scoring games when two good teams battle it out on the diamond. That's exactly what we got as the Hastings College baseball team split with Mornings... Read More

Hastings College Softball sweeps Dordt

Sioux Center, IA - After coming from six runs down in game one the Hastings College softball team finished off the sweep of Dordt 9-8 and 5-3 to stay undefeated in Great Plains Athletic Conference play on Saturday afternoon. The Lady Broncos d... Read More

Storm lose to Fargo

KEARNEY, Neb. – A pair of Fargo Force (25-26-6) forwards  scored their first goals of the season to defeat the Tri-City Storm (34-16-6) 2-1 at the Viaero Event Center on Friday night. The Force swept the weekend series with Tri-City, and claimed t... Read More

Nebraskans urged to use caution with downed power lines

Nebraska's largest public power utility is urging residents to be prepared for possible power outages due to spring storms.    The Nebraska Public Power District's warning comes in observance of Severe Weather Awareness Week.  Joel Dagerman with ... Read More

Focus On Summer Camp

Summer camp is a great opportunity for kids to branch away from home and make new friends. However, the idea of leaving home for the first time can be scary for children. It isn’t unusual for first-time campers to feel uncertain about being away fr... Read More

March 31 Deadline for Farm Bill Approaching; Extension Available in FSA Offices

With less than one week until the sign-up deadline, 77 percent of farmers have made their election into the farm bill risk management program, according to USDA Farm Services Agency officials testifying today at a hearing of the House Agriculture Sub... Read More