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Husker women set to play NC State in Big Ten/ACC Challenge

Lincoln - Nebraska will welcome a North Carolina school to Pinnacle Bank Arena for the second straight season, when the Huskers take on North Carolina State on Thursday, Dec. 3, in the 2015 Big Ten/A... Read More

Rockies win streak comes to an end

CINCINNATI (AP) _ Skip Schumaker hit a game-winning double in the ninth inning, and the Cincinnati Reds ended a nine-game losing streak _ their longest in 17 years _ with a 2-1 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Tuesday night. Players piled out ... Read More

Nebraska One Step Closer to Meatpackers Owning Hogs

Nebraska lawmakers moved one step closer Tuesday to lifting the state's ban on meatpacker-owned hogs, despite objections by senators who say it protects small and independent producers. The measure won first-round approval on a 28-10 vote after supp... Read More

First Crop Ratings for Corn Slightly Bearish

The nation's corn crop was rated 74% good to excellent as of May 24, according to USDA's weekly Crop Progress and Condition report released Tuesday. This was the first week condition ratings on corn were reported this growing season. "This resulted ... Read More

Gering sweeps past Chadron on opening night

A young Gering Platte Valley Companies baseball team played like veterans on opening night at Oregon Trail Park Tuesday as they whipped Chadron 13-to-3 in a game called in the bottom of the sixth inning because of the 10-run rule. It was only appr... Read More

Providence Transfer to visit NU

Providence Transfer Paschal Chukwu, plans to visit Nebraska in June. Chukwu averaged nearly 3 points and over 2 rebounds in about 10 minutes in over 34 games as a freshman for the Friars. He will have to sit out this upcoming season, and will h... Read More

Legislature wants input on fracking wastewater process

Local residents will have an opportunity to testify from a remote video conference site at the ESU #13 building when the legislature's Natural Resources Committee takes public testimony Wednesday on a bill regarding a more thorough review of hydrauli... Read More

Nebraska's Miles receives contract extension through 2019-20

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska men's basketball coach Tim Miles has had his contract extended one year through the 2019-20 season. Athletic department spokesman Shamus McKnight confirmed the extension Tuesday. McKnight did not have information on i... Read More

Nebraska Rifle Adds Pair of Walk-ons

Lincoln, Neb. --- Nebraska head rifle coach, Ashley Rose-MacAllister announced the addition of two walk-ons to the Nebraska rifle team.  Jordan Miller and Kaitlyn (Katie) Brown are the team’s newest members, joining Rachel Yager, Hannah Virga an... Read More

Riverside Park closing due to flooding concerns, river expected to crest in coming days

Representatives from across Scotts Bluff County met with Region 22 Emergency Management at the Emergency Operations Center in Scottsbluff Tuesday afternoon to discuss the potential flooding along the North Platte River. The National Weather Servic... Read More

Ricketts vetoes bill that would abolish Nebraska death penalty

Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts has vetoed a bill to abolish the death penalty in the traditionally conservative state, sending it back to lawmakers who will attempt an override. Nebraska lawmakers passed the bill last week with a veto-proof, 32-... Read More