Kansas Says 2014 Job Growth Better Than First Reported

ASSOCIATED PRESS - Kansas labor officials say the state’s private-sector job growth last year was stronger than previously reported and the highest rate since 2007. The state Department of Labor ... Read More

Man arrested in domestic assault case

Lexington Police officers responded to a report of a domestic assault shortly before 10:00am Tuesday at a Lexington residence. According to a court affidavit, an argument broke out and a woman was assaulted by animal feces being smeared on her. The d... Read More

72-year-old man dies after Custer County crash

BROKEN BOW, Neb.  A   one-vehicle rollover east of Broken Bow has resulted in  a  fatality.   The crash occurred  Thursday nine miles east of  the community on Highway 70.    The Custer County Sheriff's Office investigated the crash which... Read More

Nebraska Medicaid Losses Top $400 Million

Lyons, Nebraska - Since Jan 1, 2014, Nebraska has been forfeiting $930,096 per day in federal funds that could provide health insurance for over 54,000 low-income, working Nebraska families and individuals. OnMarch 6th, the amount of forfeited feder... Read More

Lopers Come Up Short At MIAA Tourney

Kearney, Neb. – Senior guard Taevaunn Prince had a double double and Missouri Southern State used a big first half run to eliminate Nebraska Kearney, 97-88, from the MIAA Tournament Thursday night in Kansas City, Mo. The third-seeded Lions improve ... Read More

Budget Proposal Would Cost K-State, KU

ASSOCIATED PRESS - A legislative committee’s proposed budget for the Kansas higher education system would shift money away from Kansas State University and the main University of Kansas campus. The Senate Ways and Means Committee on Thursday app... Read More

ARC or PLC? Free Webinar March 12 to Address Farm Bill Programs

Helping farmers choose the right farm bill risk coverage package will be the topic of a free DTN webinar March 12, co-sponsored by the National Corn Growers Association. Farmers and ranchers will have to decide soon which risk coverage package is ... Read More

Budget Proposal Would Cost K-State, KU

ASSOCIATED PRESS - A legislative committee’s proposed budget for the Kansas higher education system would shift money away from Kansas State University and the main University of Kansas campus. The Senate Ways and Means Committee on Thursday app... Read More

NHL Scores

NHL Thursday's Games= Calgary 4, Boston 3, SO Dallas 4, Florida 3, SO Arizona 3, Vancouver 2, SO Los Angeles 4, Montreal 3, SO Philadelphia 3, St. Louis 1 Minnesota 2, Washington 1 Tampa Bay 4, Toronto 2 N.Y. Islanders 4, Nashville 3 Fr... Read More

NBA Scores and Schedule

NBA Thursday's Games= Chicago 108, Oklahoma City 105 Portland 94, Dallas 75 Friday's Games= Utah at Philadelphia, 7 p.m. Miami at Washington, 7 p.m. Sacramento at Orlando, 7 p.m. Chicago at Indiana, 7 p.m. Toronto at Charlotte, 7 p.m. C... Read More

 Backers, foes brace for Nebraska medical marijuana debate

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ A bill to legalize medical marijuana in Nebraska is drawing strong support from people with debilitating medical conditions and opposition from the state's top law enforcement official. Both sides will square off Friday in a leg... Read More