High School Basketball Scores

Click here for the latest from the Girls State Basketball Tournament ^Thursday's Scores< ^By The Associated Press= ^GIRLS BASKETBALL= ^Class A Tournament= ^Quarterfinal= Bellevue West 48, S... Read More

Appeals court allows Nebraska gay marriage ban to stand

  OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A federal appeals court has allowed Nebraska's gay marriage ban to stay in place, putting a federal judge's ruling striking down the ban on hold. The decision by the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals means that Neb... Read More

LPD adds another man in blue

Recently the Lexington Police Department added another young body to their staff. Current University of Nebraska-Kearney student, Jordan Hawkins has been working with the LPD since Feb. 3 while he finishes up his Criminal Justice degree. A Norfolk... Read More

USDA Designates Sumner County in Kansas as a Primary Natural Disaster Area With Assistance to Producers in Surrounding States

WASHINGTON, March 4, 2015 - The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has designated Sumner County in Kansas as a primary natural disaster area due to damages and losses caused by a recent drought. “Our hearts go out to those Kansas farmers and ... Read More

Thune, Klobuchar Requested Report Outlines Rail Service Challenges in Upper Midwest

WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. Sens. John Thune (R-S.D.) and Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) today commented on a newly released report that they called for from the U.S. Department of Agriculture examining the rail service challenges in the Upper Midwest in 2013 a... Read More

Chambers pushes to reverse death penalty in Nebraska

LINCOLN-- Eleven people are on death row in Nebraska, but none have an execution date in sight. Sixteen individuals testified before the Legislature's Judiciary Committee Wednesday evening, addressing LB 268, a bill that would reverse the death ... Read More

Danger kick off home schedule against Wichita Falls

GRAND ISLAND, NE – The Nebraska Danger open their 2015 IFL home schedule this Saturday night against the Wichita Falls Nighthawks. The Nighthawks travel to Grand Island for their second ever game in the Indoor Football League. They fell to the Colo... Read More


Des Moines, IA - Prominent leaders from agriculture's diverse value chain issued an open letter to policymakers and presidential hopefuls attending the first ever Iowa Ag Summit, urging them to consider Iowa's renewable energy record in wind, solar a... Read More

EITC vital in Rural and Small Town Nebraska

Lincoln, Nebraska - Today, the Nebraska Legislature’s Revenue Committee is hearing public testimony on LB 495 - a legislative proposal that would increase the state Earned Income Tax Credit to 13 percent of the federal EITC for tax years 2016 and b... Read More

World Dairy Expo Announces New Board Leadership

MADISON, WIS. – World Dairy Expo held its annual Board of Director and Committee Meetings March 2 and 3 at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison, Wis. Major stakeholder groups from across North America provided input and policy guidance for future E... Read More

Wizard of Oz Musical being put on by Cozad

Cozad Schools is holding a Wizard of Oz Musical this weekend. Vocal Music Teacher Stacie Blackmore felt this would be a good fit for the students. "Well we do a musical every two years, and well we spend hours and hours and days and days going thr... Read More