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Nebraska High School Football Rankings

CLASS A 1. Millard North (1-0), def. Millard South 14-10, at Millard West. 2. Bellevue West (1-0), def. Omaha Westside 42-22, Papillion-La Vista South. 3. Millard West (1-0), def. Omaha North... Read More

Huskers Receive Blackshirts

Lincoln -- For the Nebraska football defense, Monday’s practice marked an exciting and long-awaited day. Among their red and black practice jerseys, there were speckles of black throughout, as a select few players received Blackshirts today. Byerso... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

August 31st INTERLEAGUE< Final San Diego 7 Texas 0 AMERICAN LEAGUE< Final Tampa Bay 6 Baltimore 3 Final Cleveland 4 Toronto 2 Final Boston 4 N-Y Yankees 3 Final Houston 8 Seattle 3 Final Oakland 11 L.A. Angels 5 NATIONAL ... Read More

Nebraska Craft Beers Featured at Nebraska State Fair

Nebraska Craft Beers will be the focus of the “Pride of Nebraska Festiv–Ale” set for the Nebraska State Fair on Sunday, September 6th. According to Nebraska State Fair beverage manager, Delene Dilsaver, “This will be a first for the Nebras... Read More

USDA Releases Results of First Farmland Landlord Survey Since 1999

There are 20.1 million acres of farmland rented out by landlords in Nebraska, according to the results of the 2014 Tenure, Ownership, and Transition of Agricultural Land (TOTAL) survey released August 31, 2015 by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’... Read More

Nebraskan ruled competent in slaying case, so sentencing set

SIDNEY, Neb.  A 56-year-old Sidney man has been ruled competent for his sentencing on a murder conviction. A jury found Larry Martinez guilty in May 2014 of shooting to death Mandy Kershman on July 18, 2012, in Sidney. Martinez had told officers ... Read More

Wrongly convicted 'Beatrice 6' will get new trial in lawsuit

A federal appeals court says six people wrongly convicted in a 1985 slaying in southeast Nebraska should get a new trial in their lawsuit against the officials who prosecuted them.   The 8th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals said Monday that a jury shou... Read More

NMPF Asks EPA, Army Corps to Suspend National Enforcement of New Water Regulation Pending Resolution of Court Cases

ARLINGTON, VA – The National Milk Producers Federation urged the Obama Administration to hold off on the national enforcement of the new Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) regulation, in response to a court decision last week suspending the regulation in s... Read More

Hunter Named B1G Setter of the Week

Kelly Hunter was named the Big Ten Setter of the Week on Monday, the conference office announced. The honor is the first career one for Hunter, a sophomore from Papillion, Neb. The Husker captain was named the most valuable player of the Nebraska ... Read More

Crop Maturity Slows with Cooler Weather

Corn acres doughing surpassed the five-year average last week while corn denting met it, according to a report released today by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. With 92 percent of corn acres in the doughing stage, 60 percent denting and 9 percent... Read More

Gas leak causes evacuations in Grand Island

GRAND ISLAND - Employees and patrons at the Hall County Administration Office and Health and Human Services Office in Grand Island were evacuated after an early Monday morning gas leak. Hall County Emergency Manager, Jon Rosenlund explains what ca... Read More