Man charged in jewelry store shooting denied bond

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ A judge has denied bond for an 18-year-old man charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death this week of an Omaha jewelry store owner in what police called a botched robbe... Read More

Nebraska Supreme Court Names Judge Frankie Moore as Chief Judge for the Court of Appeals

  Judge Frankie Moore, North Platte, has been appointed Chief Judge of the Court of Appeals for the court’s term beginning September 2014. It is the duty of the Chief Judge of the Court of Appeals to regulate the caseload of the court in... Read More

Minutemen win again

Lexington-For the second time in three weeks, Lexington kicker Maurico Santos delivered in the clutch.  Friday night he hit a 28 yard field goal with 21 seconds left in the fourth quarter to help Lexington to 20-18 win over Alliance.  Earlier this ... Read More

Manage Mold, Insects in Stored Corn

ST. LOUIS (DTN) -- Grain storage pests like insects and mold could be a problem for corn growers looking to manage a bumper crop this year. Insects and mold could rob corn growers of profits this year unless growers manage their stored grain p... Read More

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 moments of the first quarter. Gothenburg would ans... Read More

Ne. U.S. Sens. meet with Buffalo County Korean War Vets

Courtesy/Office of Mike Johanns Courtesy/Office of Mike Johanns Courtesy/Office of Mike Johanns U.S. Senators Mike Johanns and Deb Fischer met with Nebraska Korean War veterans from Buffalo County as they visited the memorial honoring the... Read More

High school football scores

PREP FOOTBALL= Friday night 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 Archbishop Bergan 58, Elmwood-Murdock 14... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

Major League Baseball Sept. 20, 2014 AMERICAN LEAGUE Friday's Games Boston 5, Baltimore 3, 10 innings N.Y. Yankees 5, Toronto 3 Chicago White Sox 4, Tampa Bay 3 Minnesota 5, Cleveland 4, 10 innings Detroit 10, Kansas City 1 Seattle 10, Hou... 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