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Huskers outhit Wildcats but lose 5-to-0

Evanston, Ill. – Behind complete-game shutout from junior Matt Portland, the Northwestern Wildcats (15-30, 5-12 Big Ten) evened its series with the Nebraska baseball team (32-17, 7-10 Big Ten) on Sa... Read More

Husker softball rally comes up short against Illinois

Lincoln - The Nebraska softball team nearly mounted a remarkable comeback on Saturday afternoon, but the Huskers' rally fell just short in a 12-10 loss to Illinois in front of 990 fans at Bowlin Stadium. Nebraska trailed 10-0 following the top of ... Read More

Nebraska senators to debate new State Patrol leader

LINCOLN, Neb. Nebraska senators will vote on the appointment of a new State Patrol superintendent who was ensnared in a gender-discrimination lawsuit more than a decade ago. A legislative committee voted 8-0 Friday to recommend the appointment of ... Read More

Milkweed Planting Encouraged on Iowa CRP Acres to Improve Monarch Habitat

AMES, Iowa — Iowa farmers and landowners are encouraged to consider planting milkweed, the habitat of monarch butterflies, on their land enrolled in the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP). The Iowa office of the USDA Farm Service Agency, which a... Read More

UNL to open Student Veterans Resource Center in fall

LINCOLN, Neb.  The University of Nebraska-Lincoln's student military veteran population will soon have a center dedicated to supporting them with all aspects of university life. UNL's new Student Veterans Resource Center will open in the fall and... Read More

Former FFA member donates money to address needs of agricultural education teachers

Herman Wilson of Houston, Texas was inspired by his agricultural education teacher in east Texas more than 62 years ago. That inspiration made an impact on him and his wife, and today they are giving back to ensure other students can have the same ex... Read More

Krzyzanowski of North Platte Wins 16-Yard Title at Cornhusker Trapshoot

DONIPHAN, Neb. – Zack Krzyzanowski of North Platte repeated as the 16-yard champion in the senior high division at the 46th Annual Cornhusker Trapshoot. He broke all 75 clay targets, and then later broke all 100 in a shoot-off. While Krzyzanowski,... Read More

Eight-Run Inning Powers Nebraska Past Illinois

Lincoln - An eight-run fourth inning was all the offense the Nebraska softball team would need Friday night, as the Huskers run-ruled Illinois, 8-0, in five innings at Bowlin Stadium. The Huskers sent 13 batters to the plate in the decisive fifth ... Read More

Oconto receives $250,000 in CDBG funds

The Nebraska Department of Economic Development has announced that the Village of Oconto will receive $250,000 in Community Development Block Grant funding. Oconto will be replacing water meters and make improvements to the distribution main with the... Read More

U of Vermont team gets grant to study animal biosecurity

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) _ A team from the University of Vermont is helping lead a five-year $7.4 million grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to look for ways to reduce the impact of catastrophic disease outbreaks within the livestock industry.... Read More

Stampede win game 3 on late Schwalbe goal

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – After the Tri-City Storm overcame a two-goal third period deficit, Ryan Schwalbe gave the Sioux Falls Stampede a 4-3 victory with just 1:33 remaining in Game 3 of the Western Conference Final at the Denny Sanford Premier Center.... Read More