Gordon Promoted At UNK

Kearney, Neb. UNK head football coach Josh Lamberson announced today that Ken Gordon has been promoted to associate head coach. “I am thrilled to reward Kenny for his hard work and dedication to thi... Read More

K-State, Iowa State to do research on childhood obesity

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) _ Researchers from Kansas State University and Iowa State University are using a $2.8 million grant to research a school-based program that combats childhood obesity. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced last month that t... Read More

Proposed fuel-tax increase divides Nebraska lawmakers

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ A proposed fuel tax increase is drawing support and criticism from Nebraska lawmakers, who remain divided over whether it's necessary to pay for roads and bridges. Lawmakers began debate Tuesday on a measure that would phase in ... Read More

Kansas collected $11M less in taxes than expected this month

TOPEKA, Kansas (AP) — Kansas says it collected $11 million less in taxes than anticipated this month. The state Department of Revenue said in a preliminary report Tuesday that the state collected $391 million in taxes in March, when it expected ... Read More

NHL Scores

NHL Tuesday's Games= Ottawa 2, Detroit 1, SO Vancouver 5, Nashville 4, SO Boston 3, Florida 2 Washington 4, Carolina 2 Columbus 3, New Jersey 2, OT Toronto 3, Tampa Bay 1 N.Y. Rangers 3, Winnipeg 2 Wednesday's Games= Toronto at Buffalo,... Read More

Teetor apologized and asked for more civility in hospital and physician group differences

Some of the lingering fissure between Lexington Regional Health Center and physicians of Plum Creek Medical Group seemed to boil over again at February's hospital board meeting. At the time, Health Center Board President Kerry Teetor concluded the pu... Read More

Sorghum Industry Pleased With Increase In Acres

The United States Department of Agriculture's Prospective Plantings report released Tuesday shows estimated sorghum planted acres will reach 7.9 million in 2015, up 11 percent from the 7.1 million the previous season. "A surge in demand sent a mes... Read More

Kansas Legislators Negotiating Over $15.5 Billion Budget

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas legislators are negotiating over the final version of a $15.5 billion state budget for the fiscal year beginning July 1. But lawmakers aren't sure when the House and Senate would vote on any agreement. Three senator... Read More

Record crowd watches another pitching gem for the Huskers

Lincoln – In front of 7,319 fans, the largest crowd ever for a regular-season game between Nebraska and Creighton in Lincoln, the No. 18 Nebraska baseball team concluded its 16-game homestand on Tuesday night with a 5-1 win over the Creighton Bluej... Read More

Huskers lose second player in two days

Lincoln - University of Nebraska men’s basketball coach Tim Miles announced Tuesday evening that freshman guard Tarin Smith has decided to transfer from the Husker program following the spring semester. “My family and I have intensely thought ... Read More

Holman selected to U.S. Collegiate National Team

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Nebraska junior volleyball player Briana Holman is one of 12 players selected to the U.S. Collegiate National Team that will play in the 2015 World University Games July 2-12 at Gwangju, South Korea. It is the second car... Read More