Rice Approved By Legislature
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Senators have approved Gov. Pete Ricketts' choice to lead the Nebraska State Patrol despite concerns about his involvement in a gender discrimination lawsuit 10 years ago. The Legislature voted 32-7 Tuesday to approv...Read More
No Plea Deal in Boone County Animal Abuse Case; Trial Set for July
ALBION - Boone County's attorney isn't happy with how a proposed plea agreement in a felony animal abuse case has worked out, so trial has been scheduled for July. Sixty-seven year old James Majerus of Petersburg appeared in Boone County District Court Tuesday morning. Majerus' attorney Richard Alexander said that both sides had agreed to a plea agreement but that Boone County prosecutors didn...Read Full Article
Antelope County Officials Removed From Office
NELIGH - Two Antelope County officials who recently pleaded no contest to criminal activity were rem...
BD Medical Awards $12K in Scholarships to Local HS Grads
COLUMBUS -– BD Medical in Columbus has awarded $12,000 in scholarships to three local high school ...
Teenager Hit by Truck, Finger Injured
COLUMBUS -- A teenage boy was struck by a motorist Monday afternoon in the 3300 block of 20th Street...
Norfolk Livestock Market Operation Suspends Sales For Summer
NORFOLK, Neb. (AP) — Officials say Nebraska Livestock Sales of Norfolk has suspended its summer sc...
Council OK's Ordinance to Help Facilitate New US Postal Service Drop Off Sites
NORFOLK - The City of Norfolk could soon have new options to drop-off mail downtown, but it will mea...
Alvarado Earns Weekly Big Ten Honor
Lincoln – Following a 3-1 week for the Nebraska baseball team, including a series win at Northwestern, freshman outfielder Luis Alvarado was named Big Ten Freshman of the Week on Monday by the conference office. Alvarado started three of Nebraska’s four games last week and posted a .500 (5-for-10) batting average. The Salinas, Puerto Rico, native had multi-hit performances in each game he s...Read Full Article
Huskers Shutout Wildcats and Take Series
Evanston, Ill. – With the chance to win its first Big Ten road series of the year on the line,...
Boone Central/Newman Grove Girls, Battle Creek Boys Win Mid-State Conference Track Titles
ALBION - RESULTS FROM THE 2015 MID-STATE CONFERENCE MEET GIRLS Team Scoring: 1. Boone Central...
Bell Selected by Tampa Bay
CHICAGO, IL - Nebraska receiver Kenny Bell became the third Husker chosen in the 2015 NFL Draft on S...
Gregory Selected in Second Round of NFL Draft
CHICAGO, IL - Nebraska defensive end Randy Gregory was selected in the second round of the NFL Draf...
Abdullah Selected in Second Round of NFL Draft
CHICAGO, IL - Nebraska running back Ameer Abdullah was selected in the second round of the NFL Draft...