Winter Storm Warning and Advisory in effect for much of Nebraska

  ..WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 PM CST SUNDAY... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN OMAHA/VALLEY HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WH... Read More

Nebraska bills could help overturn wrongful convictions

Wrongly convicted Nebraska prisoners could have more chances to demonstrate their innocence under two bills presented to a legislative committee. One bill offered Friday would remove the three-year window to seek a new trial based on newly discovere... Read More

Kansas legislators divided on hate crime legislation

ASSOCIATED PRESS - The fatal shooting of three people last year outside a Jewish community center and retirement complex in Overland Park is renewing calls for tougher hate crime legislation. A bill currently being discussed in the Kansas legislat... Read More

Chadron State student-athlete found dead in residence hall

Chadron Police are investigating the death of a 19-year-old female student from Seaside, California on the Chadron State College campus. The Chadron Police Department was called to High Rise, a residence hall on the campus of Chadron State College... Read More

Dow AgroSciences Concludes Coodetec Acquisition

INDIANAPOLIS — Jan. 30, 2015 — Dow AgroSciences, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), has completed the acquisition of Coodetec’s seed business. This acquisition marks the second largest by Dow AgroSciences and ... Read More

Following a road less traveled

  They’re giving the boys a run for their money. Carra Johnson, of Madrid, and Jessica Schaben, of Gothenburg, are taking classes at North Platte Community College in programs most women don’t go into: automotive technology and auto bo... Read More

UNMC public health dean to work in Sierra Leone on Ebola

The University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha has announced its dean of public health is in Sierra Leone to help the World Health Organization respond to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. Ali S. Khan left Tuesday for the assignment, flying fir... Read More

Popular 'Century Farm' Effort Enters Fifteenth Year Across Kansas

MANHATTAN - Tradition and heritage are a big part of what makes agriculture such an attractive way of life for so many Kansans. The lifeblood of our existence, the farms and ranches in Kansas, provide food, fuel and fiber for the world. The histo... Read More

1/30 High School Wrestling Results

McCook Dual Tournament 2015 Results Guaranteed Places 1st Place - Grand Island Northwest 2nd Place - North Platte 3rd Place - Lexington 4th Place - Alliance 5th Place - McCook 6th Place - Wray Round 1 Grand Island Northwest defeated North Pl... Read More

Officials: Lancaster County measles case deemed false alarm

Health officials say a case of measles in Lancaster County has turned out to be a false alarm. The 5-year-old child believed to have measles has been cleared following a third test that didn't confirm previous results. According to a report on the ... Read More

Training Champions: Fifth Advanced Leadership Class Graduates from Program

Corn farmers from across the country traveled to Washington this week to take part in the second phase of the Advanced Leadership program co-sponsored by the National Corn Growers Association and Syngenta. This program, now in its fifth year, offers ... Read More