Huskers beat Longhorns in 15 innings

Lincoln – Deadlocked in a scoreless game in the bottom of the 15th inning, senior Austin Darby delivered a one-out base hit to left field and Texas’ Ben Johnson booted the ball, allowing Tanner Lu... Read More

Nebraska USDA Rural Development Launches New Website

Lincoln, March 26, 2015 – USDA Rural Development has launched a new website in Nebraska to enhance program accessibility and customer service.   The new website (http://www.rd.usda.gov/ne) features quicker and more intuitive access to pr... Read More

“Today in Energy” brief looks at how U.S. ethanol exports last year were the highest in three years

“According to EIA monthly supply data through December 2014, which EIA released in late February, U.S. exports of fuel ethanol in 2014 reached their second-highest level at a total of 826 million gallons. This level was second only to the 1.2 billi... Read More

NPPD issuing reminders to residents for Severe Weather Awareness Week

Nebraska's largest public power utility is urging residents to be prepared for possible power outages due to spring storms. The Nebraska Public Power District's warning comes in observance of Severe Weather Awareness Week. Joel Dagerman with N... Read More

USDA Announces Grants for Childhood Obesity Prevention Programs

WASHINGTON - March 26, 2015 – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced the USDA awarded $9 million in grants to develop childhood obesity intervention programs through colleges and universities in 12 states and Puerto Rico. The grants are ... Read More

More details - including location - announced for revival of Old West Balloon Fest

Organizers for the revival of the Old West Balloon Fest say preparations are coming along nicely for the Labor Day Weekend event. Co-Chairs Becky Horne and Brenda Leisy, along with Launch Director John Grier say this year's event will be at the ol... Read More

Sinclair stymies Longhorns

Lincoln – Behind 7.2 innings of two-hit work from starter Chance Sinclair along a three-run fifth inning from the Husker offense, the Nebraska baseball team opened its series against the No. 16 Texas Longhorns on Friday night at Hawks Field with a ... Read More

Recently honored fomer CSC coach dies

Loy Young, the former Chadron State Eagles' basketball coach who was honored at the college this winter, died early Wednesday, March 25, in Mankato, Minnesota. He had celebrated his 92nd birthday Jan. 21. Young and three of his children were Chadr... Read More

Huskers win two more sand volleyball matches

Tucson, Ariz. - The No. 15 Nebraska sand volleyball team won its first two matches at the Wildcat Spring Challenge on Friday. The Huskers (5-2) showed great resolve in defeating Cal State Northridge, 4-1, before ending the night with a 5-0 sweep a... Read More

Husker men 7th at Big Ten Championships

State College, Pa.--The No. 11 Nebraska men’s gymnastics team battled through some individual struggles to finish in seventh place at the 2015 Big Ten Championships with a team score of 420.100. The Big Red saw some clutch performances across al... Read More

Lohman breaks own school record to pace Huskers

Tempe, Ariz. - The outdoor season got off to a flying start for the Nebraska track and field team on Friday. Husker senior Will Lohman broke his own school record in the hammer throw on the first day of competition at the Pac-12 vs. Big Ten Invitati... Read More