Top National Chapter Award winners announced at the 87th National FFA Convention & Expo

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014/87th National FFA Convention & Expo) The top National Chapter Award winners were named at the 87th National FFA Convention & Expo in Louisville, Ky., o... Read More

Gothenburg Memorial Hospital undertakes master plan for it's campus

The Gothenburg Memorial Hospital is making big plans on expanding it's facility. GMH has seen an increase in the number of patients walking through it's doors in the past year. Tinna Therrien, who is the Chief Information Officer of GMH says that ... Read More

Groups Ask Congress to Rescind Parts of COOL

Agriculture and other industry groups have asked Congress to “immediately authorize and direct” USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack to rescind elements of Country of Origin Labeling. The groups want Congress to take out elements of COOL that are non-compl... Read More

Thursday night football scores

^By The Associated Press= ^PREP FOOTBALL= ^Class D-1= ^First Round= Amherst 50, Ansley-Litchfield 22 Bloomfield 66, Scribner-Snyder 56 Blue Hill 55, North Central 29 Bruning-Davenport/Shickley 50, Omaha Christian Academy 0 Burwell 52, Perkins... Read More

Pelini praises defensive line heading into Purdue game Saturday

Lincoln, Neb. – Nebraska Head Coach Bo Pelini said the Huskers “had a good week of practice” after Thursday’s 45-minute walk through at the Hawks Championship Center. “We got a lot done here today,” Pelini said. “We cleaned up some ... Read More

Husker women ranked 16th

The Nebraska women's basketball team opens the 2014-15 campaign with a No. 16 ranking in the Associated Press Preseason Top 25 that was recently released. The Huskers, who return four starters from a 2013-14 squad that finished 26-7 overall and 12... Read More

Sasse hoping to address multiple kinds of reform in Washington

There are multiple things Ben Sasse wants to address if elected to the U.S. Senate seat in Washington. Sasse says they include real entitlement and regulatory reform. "The big two for me have been from the beginning we need to do real entitlement ... Read More

Huskers to face Big Ten newcomers

The 14th-ranked Nebraska volleyball team heads to the East Coast this weekend to battle the two Big Ten newcomers, Rutgers and Maryland. The Huskers will face Rutgers on Halloween on Friday at 6 p.m. (CT) in Piscataway, N.J. Nebraska will then head d... Read More

Minden Bond Issue to be decided

Minden Public Schools has a bond issue of about $23 million that will be decided on Tuesday. Superintendent Dr. Melissa Wheelock says the scope of the project is a new high school connected to the middle school. "The scope of the project calls for... Read More

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service seeks public comment on environmental impacts of proposed transmission line in Nebraska

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is publishing a Notice of Intent to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement that will assess the natural and human effects of issuing a permit to authorize the take of the federally endangered American burying bee... Read More

CNPPID To Hold J-2 Reservoir Public Hearings

The Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation District will hold a series of public hearings next week about the J-2 Regulating Reservoirs project that would be constructed south of the Platte River between Lexington and Overton. The schedule f... Read More