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2018-19 Men's Basketball Big Ten Pairings Announced

Lincoln – Home games against defending Big Ten regular-season champion Michigan State and Sweet 16 qualifier Purdue highlight the Huskers’ 2018-19 conference home schedule, as the Big Ten announc... Read More

Cougar baseball and softball schedule changes for weekend

Here's an update on weekend action at home for the WNCC baseball and softball teams. Baseball The Western Nebraska Community College baseball team moved its game with Lamar Community College from Sunday to Saturday, April 21. Game time for the... Read More

CSC spring football game set for Saturday

CHADRON, Neb. -- April 18, 2018 -- Despite more interruptions last weekend because of the wintry blast that closed the campus on Friday and wiped out the scheduled practices on Friday and Saturday, the Chadron State College football team will be abl... Read More

Huskers Focus On Spring Game

Lincoln - The Nebraska football team practiced for just over two hours in full pads on Thursday inside the Hawks Championship Center. Offensive Coordinator Troy Walters and Defensive Coordinator Erik Chinander spoke to the media following prac... Read More

Secretary Perdue Announces New Senior Leaders at USDA

Washington, D.C.,  – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced the selection of senior leaders in several U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) agencies. Perdue appointed Ken Isley as Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) Administra... Read More

Cheyenne Frontier Days sees drop in attendance, profit

Cheyenne Frontier Days' annual report says the outdoor rodeo and western celebration was less profitable last year than in 2016. The Wyoming Tribune Eagle reports the net profit last year was $887,744, down from almost $1.5 million the previous ye... Read More


Gering Senator John Stinner is crossing his fingers , remaining optimistic that Governor Ricketts will sign the workforce housing bill he has worked on for two years and was given final approval by lawmakers Friday on a 35-8 vote. Stinner said, "I... Read More

Kansas State University and Deere & Company continue research partnership

MANHATTAN — Kansas State University hosted Deere & Company leaders recently to explore research partnerships. Deere & Company representatives met with a number of university officials and researchers and toured facilities before reconf... Read More

Gov. Ricketts Welcomes South Korea’s Consul-General to Nebraska

Governor Pete Ricketts hosted South Korea’s Consul-General Jong-Kook Lee at the Nebraska State Capitol. Consul-General Lee serves at the Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Chicago, which oversees 13 states in the American Midwest. “... Read More

Nebraska state colleges to hike tuition, room rates

Students can expect higher residence hall room rates and increased tuition at three Nebraska colleges. The Omaha World-Herald reports that mandatory fees, tuition and room and board rates will likely rise at Chadron, Peru and Wayne State Colleges... Read More

Coalition Works to Expand Rural Broadband

A coalition of rural and farm groups are seeking to improve rural connectivity to broadband. The first in a series of workshops was held Wednesday at the Department of Agriculture. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue and Federal Communications C... Read More