Bridge work to close I-80 lanes near Gothenburg

Drivers looking to be on Interstate 80 in western Nebraska later this month should know of plans to close the highway overnight for construction work. I-80 westbound lanes will be closed at Gothenbur... Read More

WOTUS Explained

On Wednesday, the Farm Foundation hosted a forum at the National Press Club looking at some of the complex issues involved in the proposed rule regarding waters of the United States by EPA and the Army Corps of Engineers. The Acronym Society of th... Read More

UNL gives tips to deal with yellow jacket wasps

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Educators at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln say homeowners can take many steps to deal with yellow jacket wasps. UNL Extension educator Jonathan Larson says the wasps are among the more common stinging insects that homeowners... Read More

Nebraska professor to lecture on climate change

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ A University of Nebraska-Lincoln professor will lecture on climate change and lead a panel discussion on Thursday. The title of Donald Wilhite's Heuermann Lecture is ``Understanding and Assessing Climate Change: Implications for ... Read More

Midwest History Focus Of Journal

When a group of historians gathered last spring in Omaha to discuss the revival of teaching Middle America’s history, among their plans had been to start an online Midwest history journal. Instead, this week they saw the University of Nebraska P... Read More

Group to host barn quilt workshop in Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ A nonprofit group is hosting a workshop on how to make barn quilts at the Homestead National Monument of America in Beatrice. Friends of Homestead will host its second workshop on Oct. 7 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the monumen... Read More

Abdullah Carries Big Red Past 'Canes In Record Fashion

  Lincoln, Neb. - Husker Heisman hopeful Ameer Abdullah carried No. 24 Nebraska to victory over an old nemesis with the biggest all-purpose yardage total of his career, as the Big Red battled to a 41-31 win over Miami at Memorial Stadium on S... Read More

UNL Dedicates Statues of Former Secretaries of Agriculture

On a day when four former U.S. secretaries of agriculture from Nebraska were honored in bronze on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's East Campus, Ronnie Green already was looking ahead to the need to make room for a fifth and sixth – who knows ho... Read More

Regulators deal with growing beer, wine industries

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Beer and wine are booming in Nebraska, and state regulators are struggling to keep up. The Nebraska Liquor Control Commission is asking lawmakers and the governor for additional staff to oversee the state's fast-growing brewpub a... Read More

UNK sweeps Missouri Southern State

Kearney, Neb. – The 4th-ranked Nebraska-Kearney volleyball team got a combined 22 kills from outside hitters LaRose Currie and Kinslie TeKolste to sweep Missouri Southern State (-10, -20, -17) Saturday afternoon at the Health & Sports Center. ... Read More

Dordt beats Hastings

Hastings - After winning set one over No. 21 Dordt, the Hastings College volleyball team dropped the next three sets losing to the Defenders in four sets 25-18, 22-25, 20-25, 23-25 on Saturday at Lynn Farrell Arena. Hastings looked strong earl... Read More