Swedes fall on the road

Gothenburg's early season struggles continued on Friday night losing to Ogallala 21-14.  Ogallala scored first when Jordan Cogdill hit Brody Cleveland with a 21 yard pass to go up 7-0 in the closing ... Read More

Cozad Community Schools presented with check for Greenhouse

Monsanto America's Farmers Grow Rural Education Grant presented a $25,000 check to Cozad Community Schools at halftime of the Kearney Catholic/Cozad Football game on Friday. Afterzone Program Director Marcia Fritz says funds are going towards a green... Read More

Last week's freeze colder than predicted

It has been a challenging growing season, to say the least.  Portions of Nebraska saw a late freeze during the middle of May, along with several hail and tornado outbreaks.  June brought record rainfall to northeastern Nebraska, only to flip to one... Read More

Elm Creek blows out Sutherland

Sutherland-The Elm Creek Buffaloes turned in a dominating performance Friday night, staking claim to a 59-24 road win over Sutherland. The Buffaloes got the scoring started when Nic Crowley hit Leshaun Thornabar on a 6-yard touchdown pass to make ... Read More

Friday night football scores

^Friday's Scores< ^By The Associated Press= ^PREP FOOTBALL= Allen 68, Omaha Nation 38 Amherst 3, Franklin 0 Anselmo-Merna 80, Elwood 52 Aquinas 61, Weeping Water 0 Arapahoe 42, Perkins County 22 Arcadia-Loup City 20, Ainsworth 14 Archbish... Read More

Stars snap Cozad's streak

Cozad-On Friday in Cozad the Haymakers saw their 16 game winning streak snapped as they lost to Kearney Catholic 27-20 in a Class C1 top ten battle. Kearney Catholic scored first on 23 yard td pass from John Masker to Harrison Pearse with 5:55 remain... Read More

Body of missing man recovered in canal

The body of a man reported missing since September 15th was recovered Friday in the Paxton Canal along the county line between Keith and Lincoln Counties. Keith County Attorney Randy Fair says foul play is not suspected in the death of 29-year-old De... Read More

CDC: Severe respiratory illness now in 22 states

NEW YORK (AP) _ Health officials say 22 states now have confirmed  cases of an unusual respiratory illness in children. An uncommon virus _ enterovirus 68 _ is causing the illnesses. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention officials said Frida... Read More

Man taken into custody for sexual assault

A man was arrested on a charge of 3rd degree sexual assault of a child on Thursday in the 2400 block of west 9th street in North Platte. The arrest stems from an investigaton that started on July 29th of a potential sexual assault of a child. A 7-... Read More

Cold Snap May Have Nipped Kansas Sorghum and Soybeans

From time to time over the past few months it seemed like fall was trying to crowd out summer, and now it’s a little more serious. The latest cold snap may have been enough to impact grain filling and test weight for Kansas’ summer row crops, esp... Read More

Florida marketing group acquires former Monroe Shocks and Struts in Cozad

The former Tenneco Manufacturing Facility (Monroe Shocks and Struts) located in Cozad, was purchased by Mercy Real Estate. Mercy is based out of Tampa, Florida and repositions industrial and commercial properties using the IRS-approved 170 Exchange (... Read More