Nebraska USDA Rural Development Launches New Website

Lincoln, March 26, 2015 – USDA Rural Development has launched a new website in Nebraska to enhance program accessibility and customer service.   The new website (http://www.rd.usda.gov/ne... Read More

Husker Rally Falls Short vs. No. 12 Minnesota

Lincoln - The Nebraska softball team consistently fought back against one of the nation's best teams on Friday, but the Huskers' rally ultimately fell short in an 8-7 loss to No. 12 Minnesota. Nebraska trailed 5-0 before scoring four straight runs... Read More

York native is returning to his radio roots

The Nebraska Rural Radio Association selected  Brad Leggett to be the new station manager at KAWL / KTMX. The NRRA, which is buying the stations from MWB Broadcasting, will take possession later this spring  pending FCC approval. Leggett, who... Read More

USDA Announces Grants for Childhood Obesity Prevention Programs

WASHINGTON - March 26, 2015 – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced the USDA awarded $9 million in grants to develop childhood obesity intervention programs through colleges and universities in 12 states and Puerto Rico. The grants are ... Read More

Federal figures rank Kansas 28th in job growth in February

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - New federal figures show that Kansas ranked 28th in February among states and the District of Columbia in its percentage of private-sector job growth over the previous year. Seasonally adjusted data released Friday by the U.S. ... Read More

Some Kansas students to face deeper financial aid cuts

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- Students attending public, four-year universities and colleges in Kansas may see cuts in their financial aid due to a legislative action on a program governing school grants. Kansas Board of Regents spokeswoman Breeze Richards... Read More

Sinclair stymies Longhorns

Lincoln – Behind 7.2 innings of two-hit work from starter Chance Sinclair along a three-run fifth inning from the Husker offense, the Nebraska baseball team opened its series against the No. 16 Texas Longhorns on Friday night at Hawks Field with a ... Read More

Huskers win two more sand volleyball matches

Tucson, Ariz. - The No. 15 Nebraska sand volleyball team won its first two matches at the Wildcat Spring Challenge on Friday. The Huskers (5-2) showed great resolve in defeating Cal State Northridge, 4-1, before ending the night with a 5-0 sweep a... Read More

NHL Scores

NHL Friday's Games Minnesota 4, Calgary 2 Columbus 5, Chicago 2 Edmonton 4, Dallas 0 Saturday's Games Nashville at Washington, 12:30 p.m. N.Y. Rangers at Boston, 1 p.m. Anaheim at N.Y. Islanders, 1 p.m. San Jose at Philadelphia, 1 p.m. Ariz... Read More

NBA Scores and Schedule

NBA Friday's Games L.A. Clippers 119, Philadelphia 98 Washington 110, Charlotte 107,2OT Detroit 111, Orlando 97 Atlanta 99, Miami 86 Toronto 94, L.A. Lakers 83 Brooklyn 106, Cleveland 98 Boston 96, New York 92 New Orleans 102, Sacramento 88 ... Read More

Racicky sentenced in final domestic case

A 43-year-old man was sentenced to prison Friday in Dawson County District Court in connection with a domestic violence case involving his now former wife. Dawson County District Judge James Doyle ordered Terry Racicky to serve one year for Protectio... Read More