Health Advisory, Safety Tips Issued For Flint Hills Burning Season

TOPEKA, Kan. – The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) reminds Kansans that early March through the end of April is the time when large areas of the state’s Flint Hills rangeland ar... Read More

Lexington Struggles With Aurora

For a second time this year Aurora downed Lexington in boys basketball as the Huskies cruised to a 63-43 win over the Minutemen on Monday night in the B-5 Boys District Semifinals. The Huskies jumped out to an 8-0 lead as Lexington didn't score until... Read More

Alabama to play Buffalo County Fair

Country music group Alabama left the road in 2004 but, last year they returned to the concert circuit and will make a stop at this year's Buffalo County Fair in Kearney on July 24th. The announcement was made this morning on The River with host Gene ... Read More

Swedes Fall in District Final

Kearney - A packed house at Kearney High School  saw the Gothenburg Swedes' season end with a 53-47 loss to the Grand Island Central Catholic Crusaders. The Swedes led 37-34 heading in the fourth quarter but were outscored 19-10 in the final 8 minut... Read More

Lopers Win Big At Home

Box Score Kearney, Neb. – Five players scored in double figures and the Nebraska Kearney used a big second half to pull away from Southwest Baptist, 90-74, Monday night at the Health & Sports Center. This was an MIAA Tournament first round game... Read More

NHL Scores

NHL Monday's Games= N.Y. Rangers 4, Nashville 1 Chicago 5, Carolina 2 San Jose 4, Montreal 0 Tuesday's Games= Nashville at New Jersey, 7 p.m. Calgary at Philadelphia, 7 p.m. Washington at Columbus, 7 p.m. Buffalo at Tampa Bay, 7:30 p.m. ... Read More

NBA Scores and Schedule

NBA Monday's Games= Toronto 114, Philadelphia 103 Miami 115, Phoenix 98 Brooklyn 110, Golden State 108 L.A. Clippers 110, Minnesota 105 Dallas 102, New Orleans 93 Tuesday's Games= L.A. Lakers at Charlotte, 7 p.m. Boston at Cleveland, 7 p... Read More

UNL to host debate on regulating carbon emissions

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is slated to host a debate on the effects of regulating carbon emissions. The forum is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Lied Center for Performing Arts in downtown Lincoln. A pa... Read More

Gov. Ricketts names Department of Enviromental Quality Director

Lincoln – Governor Pete Ricketts announced Monday that Jim Macy of Jefferson City, Missouri would serve as the next Director of the Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality. After an interview process, the Environmental Quality Council forwarde... Read More

Top 25 College Basketball Scores

Monday TOP-25 COLLEGE BASKETBALL< Final ( 2) Virginia 59 Syracuse 47 Final OT Texas 61 (14) Baylor 59 Final (17) Iowa St. 77 (15) Oklahoma 70 TOP-25 WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL< Final ( 1) UConn 88 South Florida 65 Final ( 6) Ba... Read More

Democrats expected to fend off GOP renewable energy bill

DENVER (AP) _ Democrats are expected to vote down a GOP plan to lower Colorado's renewable energy mandates. A bill to lower the mandates has passed the Republican state Senate and awaits its first hearing in a House committee Monday. That commi... Read More