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Nebraska AG says university violated open meetings act

Nebraska's attorney general says the University of Nebraska violated the state's open meetings law when it held private meetings as part of its search for a new president. Attorney General Doug Peter... Read More

Ryan Cotton Selects Champions 2015 National Junior Limousin Show and Congress

A total of 165 head of cattle were lead into the show ring for the second show day at the 2015 National Junior Limousin Show and Congress (NJLSC). Judge Ryan Cotton, Ponce Inlet, Fla., had a full schedule of events as he evaluated the 94 Limousin hei... Read More

In death, Nebraska girl helps Pennsylvania boys live on

PITTSBURGH - A North Platte Nebraska girl who died of brain cancer Tuesday at age 3 is posthumously helping two Pennsylvania children. Olivia Swedberg's mother saw 2-year-old Lucas Goeller's story on Facebook and messaged his mother in Pittsburgh ... Read More

Alcohol a factor in rural Gothenburg pickup rollover

GOTHENBURG - The Gothenburg Volunteer Fire Department responded to a single vehicle rollover accident early Saturday morning, approximately three miles east of Gothenburg. Fire Chief, Mark Ballmer said they reported to a Ford F-150 pickup in a ditch ... Read More

Beatrice native co-produced movie that premiers July 10th

If you like horror movies and a Beatrice native, a movie called "The Gallows" is coming out Friday, July 10 and one of its producers is Chris Lofing, a native of Beatrice. Lofing wrote and directed a short film called "Cross," which recieved acclaim ... Read More

‘Shark Tank’ Investor Barbara Corcoran to Address 97th AFBF Annual Convention

Acclaimed real estate mogul and “Shark Tank” investor Barbara Corcoran will give the closing session keynote address at the 97th American Farm Bureau Federation Annual Convention and IDEAg Trade Show in Orlando, Florida, on Jan. 11, 2016. &nbs... Read More

Rodeo bull sends judge to hospital after mauling

GOTHENBURG - Gothenburg Rodeo fans saw first hand how dangerous rodeos can actually be, after a judge was mauled by a bull at Friday night's competition at the Gothenburg Rodeo. Timekeeper, Clair Schrock attempted to evade a bull by trying to climb a... Read More

Gov. Ricketts' Independence Day statement

Lincoln – Governor Pete Ricketts issued the following statement in observance of Independence Day: “Across Nebraska on Independence Day, Nebraskans perform annual traditions as they gather to watch fireworks, grill on the back porch, march in ... Read More

Lawsuits challenge railroad's authority to OK oil pipeline

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ The U.S. government began handing out land to railroads to encourage development more than 150 years ago, but questions remain about how much control those companies have over the land.   Union Pacific faces several laws... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

^AMERICAN LEAGUE= ^Saturday's Games= N.Y. Yankees 3, Tampa Bay 2 Detroit 8, Toronto 3 Boston 6, Houston 1 Chicago White Sox 3, Baltimore 2 Pittsburgh 1, Cleveland 0 Oakland 2, Seattle 0 Minnesota 5, Kansas City 3 L.A. Angels 13, Texas 0<... Read More

Retired military dogs find new purpose in US meth wars

INDIANAPOLIS - Military dogs that spent years in war zones are putting their noses to new uses by helping police in the U.S. combat methamphetamine and other drugs. The dogs headed to Indiana, Texas, Tennessee, Nebraska and Georgia are part of a v... Read More