Omaha Headed To Frozen Four

SOUTH BEND, Ind. – For the first time in school history, the Omaha hockey team earned a berth in the NCAA Frozen Four, beating RIT 4-0 in the Midwest Regional finals on Sunday night at Compton Famil... Read More

State Plane Flew Lawmaker To Vote

ASSOCIATED PRESS - State records show Rep. Virgil Peck of Montgomery County used a state plane to fly from western Kansas to Topeka and back to vote on school finance bill. Peck was the only passenger on the plane from Coffeyville to Topeka on Mar... Read More

(VIDEO) Roof Pros warehouse building destroyed in Sunday fire

  A building comprised mostly of wood and metal sheeting that once housed a lumber yard and a rental equipment business went up in flames Sunday. Lexington Fire Chief Dahlas Holbein tells the Rural Radio Network that firefighters were s... Read More

Bid approved for Fieldhouse building construction

  The Lexington City Council accepted a bid from T.L. Sund Constructors of Lexington Tuesday to construct the new Fieldhouse Facility at soccer fields to the north of the Optimist Outdoor Recreation complex. Sund's submitted the lowest of 5 b... Read More

Greetings from the University of Nebraska Rodeo Association

It’s another exciting year for the University of Nebraska Rodeo Association, and we’re pleased to share this information with our alumni, friends and members. Join us for our 2015 rodeo Please join us April 17 – 18 for the University of ... Read More

Huskers bring brooms and complete sweep of the Longhorns

Lincoln – The Nebraska baseball team (21-7, 3-0 Big Ten) completed a three-game sweep of the No. 16 Texas Longhorns (17-11, 5-1 Big 12) on Sunday afternoon at Hawks Field with a 6-2 win. The Huskers have posted sweeps in each of their last three we... Read More

Winds cause rural Gothenburg fire

Nasty winds are to blame for a rural Gothenburg cornfield fire near D&D Feedlot Sunday morning. The Gothenburg Volunteer Fire Department were dispatched at 10 a.m. to Roads 772 and 408. "There was a burn permit issued on Saturday to clean up c... Read More

Kansas officials hope budget puzzle pieces drop into place

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Republican Gov. Sam Brownback hopes the GOP-controlled Kansas Legislature wraps up several key budget issues this week. Lawmakers must erase a projected shortfall of nearly $600 million for the next fiscal year. The Senate... Read More

April 6th Is Date For 4-H Public Speaking Contest

The Custer County 4-H Public Speaking Contest will be held Monday, April 6 at the 4-H Building in Broken Bow, beginning at 6:30 p.m., according to Colleen Peterson, 4-H Aide at the Nebraska Extension - Custer County Office. Registrations are due by M... Read More

Kansas Senate panel to consider expanding liquor licenses

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- GOP legislators are weighing the political risks of voting on legislation allowing supermarkets to sell stronger alcohol. Republican Senate Majority Leader Terry Bruce said in a Wednesday meeting of the GOP Senate caucus that ... Read More

 Man sentenced to prison for running synthetic drug ring

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ The leader of a large synthetic drug-dealing business has been sentenced to 15 years in federal prison. According to reports, U.S. District Judge Joseph Bataillon sentenced 48-year-old John Ways Jr. on Friday. Ways is the former op... Read More