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Groundbreaking for Gering High renovation set for Monday

Gering High School will hold a Groundbreaking Ceremony  Monday, March 19th at 2:00 pm to mark the beginning of construction on its new addition and renovation. Superintendent Bob Hastings, along w... Read More

Huskers Lose To Hawks

Lincoln, Neb. – The Nebraska baseball team (10-8) managed 14 hits, but left 12 runners on base in a 6-2 loss to Northwestern State at Hawks Field on Saturday afternoon. The Huskers scored one run in the first inning after starting pitch... Read More

Huskers Fall To Sun Devils

Austin, Texas - No. 10 seed Nebraska matched No. 7 seed Arizona State blow for blow for 36 minutes but a 14-0 Sun Devil run over a four-minute span late in the third quarter was the difference, as the Huskers fell 73-62 in the first round of... Read More

Huskers Fall To Sun Devils

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ Robbi Ryan scored 16 points and Kianna Ibis added 14 to lead No. 7 seed Arizona State over No. 10 Nebraska 73-62 in the first round of the women's NCAA Tournament on Saturday. The Sun Devils opened up a tight, defensive stru... Read More

Scottsbluff man given prison for sexually assaulting teenage girl

A 31 year old Scottsbluff man has been sentenced to 25 to 40 years in prison for sexually assaulting a 14 year old girl. Derek Fresorger was given the sentence Friday on both counts of First Degree Sexual Assault of a Minor. District Judge Leo Dob... Read More

Work resuming on Highway 385 expansion

Weather permitting, work is scheduled to resume March 20 on a stretch of Highway 385 that is part of the Heartland Expressway according to the Nebraska Department of Transportation. Werner Construction LLC, of Hastings, Nebraska, is the contractor... Read More

Nebraska Continues To See Modest Groundwater Decline

Unlike parts of Colorado and Kansas, Nebraska isn't in danger of running out of groundwater from the High Plains Aquifer anytime soon. But the largest source of usable water in the state is still on average below pre-pumping water levels, according t... Read More

UW officials considering no tuition hike for 2018-19

University of Wyoming officials are considering no tuition increases for the 2018-2019 academic year despite a Board of Trustees policy that calls for a 4 percent increase each year. Instead the university officials are looking to raise mandatory... Read More

Controlling Weeds in and Fertilizing Winter Wheat, Particularly Late-Seeded Fields

Many winter wheat fields were seeded late last fall because of rainfall at normal planting time. The late seeding resulted in stands that are not as competitive with weeds and younger plants that can be more susceptible to herbicide injury. These con... Read More

WNCC softball splits with Navarro

The Western Nebraska Community College softball team split a doubleheader with Navarro College to wrap up the Texas Spring Break trip. The Cougars pounded out 13 hits in registering a 10-4 win over Navarro in the first game. The second game saw Nava... Read More

Huskers Set for Showdown with Sun Devils

Huskers Set for NCAA Showdown with Sun Devils in Texas • The Nebraska women’s basketball team earned its 14th NCAA Tournament bid in school history and its first under second-year head coach Amy Williams when Nebraska was included in the 64-te... Read More