Projections show $9.7M less available for Nebraska session

LINCOLN, Neb.  Nebraska lawmakers won't have quite as much money as expected for their priorities in this year's session. The Nebraska Economic Forecasting Advisory Board approved new revenue esti... Read More

Berkshire Hathaway's 4Q profit declines 17 percent

OMAHA, Neb.  Berkshire Hathaway Inc.'s fourth quarter profit slid 17 percent because of declines in the paper value of its investments and derivative contracts. Warren Buffett's company released its latest results Saturday along with his letter t... Read More

Huskers to celebrate most successful senior class ever

The Nebraska women’s basketball team closes its 2014-15 home schedule by sending off the most successful senior class in school history when the Huskers take on Ohio State Sunday afternoon in Lincoln. Tip-off between the Big Red (20-8, 10-7 Big ... Read More

Husker men capture Big Ten indoor track and field title

GENEVA, Ohio - The Nebraska men's track and field team took home its first Big Ten Track and Field Indoor Championship on Saturday evening, running away with the trophy with 127 points at the SPIRE Institute. The Huskers entered the day... Read More

Seton Hall edges Creighton by one...again

NEWARK, N.J. -- Angel Delgado's putback with 15.9 seconds left provided the winning margin as Seton Hall defeated Creighton 67-66 on Saturday afternoon in Newark, N.J. The win was the third straight game between the schools decided by one point, and ... Read More

Bill to change investigation, punishments of livestock cruelty cases

LINCOLN--Testimony at a public hearing Tuesday was equally divided on a bill that would change the way livestock cruelty cases are investigated and penalized. Legislative Bill 393, introduced by Sen. Ken Schilz of Ogallala, would do three things... Read More

Kansas State University's Everest and Danby are top Kansas planted wheats

Kansas Wheat Alliance varieties continue to be the leading hard red winter and hard white wheat varieties planted in the state of Kansas. Both developed by Kansas State University, the top hard red winter wheat was Everest and the top hard white whea... Read More

Dawson County Cattleman Accepts Plaque

Rick Shoemaker (right), owner of Lexington Livestock Market accepts a plaque from Dawson County Cattlemen Director, Heath Weichel of Lexington, in recognition of his businesses many contributions to the cattle industry and to beef promotion in Dawson... Read More

Low Interest Rates, No Down Payment for USDA Rural Development Home Mortgage Loans

Lincoln, Neb., February 26, 2015—The U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development has announced a decrease in the home mortgage interest rate for its Section 502 Homeownership Direct Loan program.  Effective March 1, 2015, the interest rate wi... Read More

National Wheat Foundation Announces Wheat Yield Competition

PHOENIX, AZ – February 26, 2015 – Today the National Wheat Foundation (NWF) announced the creation and implementation of a National Wheat Yield Contest during a press conference at Commodity Classic. Through the primary support of BASF, NWF is ab... Read More

Hastings ends 17-year State Tournament drought

Grand Island-Hastings and Holdrege squared off Friday night for bragging rights in the girls B-5 District Final. The Tigers cut down the net for the first time since 1998 and is Lincoln bound as they downed the Dusters 52-41. Holdrege's impressive 10... Read More