Buffaloes Outlast Eagles

Overton- Elm Creek took both games from Overton in high school basketball action on Friday night. The Lady Buffs won 48-42, while the Elm Creek boys won 67-63 in overtime. In the girls, game Elm Creek... Read More

Nebraska lawmakers seek support for medical marijuana bill

Lawmakers say friends and family members who suffered from chronic illnesses have convinced them that Nebraska should allow medical marijuana. Senators on Friday rallied behind the Cannabis Compassion and Care Act, introduced by Sen. Tommy Garrett o... Read More

Man arrested after leading Nebraska law enforcement on chase

ST. PAUL, Neb.  Authorities say they have arrested a man who led police on a high-speed chase reaching up to 110 miles per hour through three Nebraska counties. The Wednesday pursuit started after Howard County Chief Deputy Mike Hoff tried to sto... Read More

Board of Regents elects Phares as chair

  The University of Nebraska Board of Regents today elected Bob Phares as chairman for 2015. Phares, of North Platte, represents District 7 and was appointed to the Board of Regents in 2006 and elected in 2010. He served as vice chairman in 2... Read More

Sen. Moran Sponsors Bipartisan Legislation to Lift Cuba Travel Ban

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) today joined U.S. Senator Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) and a bipartisan group of senators to introduce legislation to end travel restrictions to Cuba. The Freedom to Travel to Cuba Act of 2015, S. 299, w... Read More

Woman accused in puppy drowning arrested on Florida warrant

GRAND ISLAND, Neb.  A Florida woman accused of drowning a puppy at a Nebraska airport has been arrested on a Florida theft warrant. Hastings television station KHAS reports that Cynthia Anderson was rearrested Thursday after she'd posted bond to ... Read More

(VIDEO) Nebraska Farm Bureau Talks Property Tax with KRVN

The Nebraska Farm Bureau stopped by our studios yesterday and President Steve Nelson offered up his input on property tax, one of the biggest issues Nebraska agricultural producers are facing right now. The Rural Radio Network's Jesse Harding covers ... Read More

Second measles case confirmed in eastern Nebraska

  FREMONT, Neb. (AP) _ Health officials have confirmed a second case of measles in a child residing in eastern Nebraska. The Three Rivers Health Department, along with the Douglas County Health Department, issued a news release Thursday anno... Read More

Kansas Soybean Commission to Meet March 10

The Kansas Soybean Commission (KSC) will conduct a regular meeting Tuesday, March 10, at the Kansas Soybean Building in Topeka. It will begin at 8 a.m. During that meeting, the commissioners will discuss current and future research projects, marke... Read More

Mitt Romney Says No To 2016 Presidential Run

(WASHINGTON) — For Mitt Romney, it appears that the third time is not the charm. On a conference call with supporters Friday, Romney is expected to take a pass on another White House bid, according to an advance text of his remarks. ... Read More

SPUCC: Reorganize or disband?

The South Platte United Chambers of Commerce has an important agenda for its February 10 meeting in Holdrege. The board feels that the eighty-year-old group is at a crossroads and the members must decide to either reorganize or disband. Although a... Read More