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Union Pacific worker dies in Texas, pinned between 2 tankers

Beaumont, Texas -- Investigators say a Union Pacific worker has died after being pinned between two railway tanker cars in Southeast Texas. The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office says 39-year-old Tr... Read More

Martinez Named to Manning Award Watch List

Lincoln -- Nebraska sophomore quarterback Adrian Martinez garnered another watch list spot, as the Manning Award, sponsored by the Allstate Sugar Bowl, announced its 30-player watch list on Wednesday. Martinez is one of three sophomores on the Mann... Read More

Huskers to Begin Preparation for South Alabama

Lincoln, Neb. -- The Nebraska football team practiced for just over two hours Wednesday morning inside the Hawks Championship Center and outside on the Ed and Joyanne Gass practice fields, concluding practice with a brief walk-through on Tom Osborne... Read More

Semi-trailer fire east of Shelton

Shelton, Neb. -- Hall County Sheriff's Deputies responded Tuesday at 11:16 p.m. to a semi-trailer fire on eastbound Interstate-80 about 3 miles east of the Shelton-I-80 Interchange (MM 294). When deputies arrived, the trailer was fully engulfed. T... Read More

Lincoln woman sweet-talked out of $162K in social media scam

Lincoln, Neb. -- Police say a 63-year-old Lincoln woman was sweet-talked out of $162,000 by someone she met on social media. Officer Angela Sands said Wednesday the person or people who communicated with the woman said his name was Ethan and that ... Read More

Delsing and Knobel elected chair and vice chair of Nebraska Wheat Board

Bob Delsing of Hemingford and Mark Knobel of Fairbury were elected chair and vice chair respectively of the Nebraska Wheat Board (NWB) during the board’s most recent meeting. Both will serve in that capacity for a period of one year. Delsing is ... Read More

(Audio) Disaster Recovery Center open in downtown Lexington

Lexington, Neb. -- A Disaster Recovery Center is open this week at the Dawson County Annex Building, 200 West 7th Street in Lexington.  Recovery specialists from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the U.S. Small Business Administrati... Read More

Study Shows Decrease in Poultry Antibiotics Use

A new report on antimicrobial use in broiler chicken and turkey farms shows antibiotics use has decreased from 93 to 17 percent since 2013. The U.S. Poultry and Egg Association announced the findings as part of its commitment to transparency and sust... Read More

Suspect in weekend death arraigned in Dawson County Court

Twenty-three-year-old Jorge Vasquez-Avila was arraigned in Dawson County Court Tuesday morning on charges related to the weekend death of a man who was found unresponsive in a downtown Lexington parking lot. The charges include Manslaughter, Possessi... Read More

Sherman County Standoff Ends With Suicide

AUGUST 20, 2019 (GRAND ISLAND, NEB.)  — A standoff with law enforcement in Sherman County lasted for more than two hours before the suspect committed suicide late Monday evening. The incident began at approximately 8:30 p.m. Monday, August 19, n... Read More

West Nile Virus -- Positive Human Case in SWNPHD Health District

McCook, Neb. -- The first human case of West Nile Virus has been reported in the Southwest Nebraska Public Health Department (SWNPHD) nine county health district. “This is a good reminder for everyone to continue taking preventive measures again... Read More