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Huskers Sweep Doubleheader, Take Series at Rutgers

Piscataway, N.J. – Following a 3-2 heartbreaking walk-off loss on Friday afternoon at Bainton Field, the Nebraska baseball team (28-16, 9-6 Big Ten) responded with a doubleheader sweep of the Rutger... Read More

Janovich And Lewis Picked On Saturday

Offensive tackle Alex Lewis and fullback Andy Janovich were selected in the NFL Draft on Saturday afternoon, giving Nebraska four selections in the 2016 Draft. The two Husker offensive players joined a pair of Blackshirt defenders selected in the dra... Read More

University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds to visit panhandle this week

University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds, who recently marked his first year in office, will spend the next week traveling through Western Nebraska to talk with citizens about the university’s opportunities in the years ahead. Bounds’ trip... Read More

Auditors assail spending by Nebraska Tourism Commission

A new audit says Nebraska state tourism officials went $4.4 million over budget for services provided by a marketing agency and paid $44,000 in speaking fees for a 90-minute speech by a corporate executive. The blistering state audit released Fri... Read More

NFBF Announces More ‘Friend of Agriculture’ Candidates

NFBF Announces More ‘Friend of Agriculture’ Candidates This week the NFBF political action committee named, three congressional candidates, four legislative candidates and one University of Nebraska Board of Regents candidate as a ‘Friend of A... Read More

Wet Conditions Favorable for Seedling Diseases

Wet field conditions from recent rainfall events across Nebraska may put early planted corn at added risk for seedling diseases. Cool soil temperatures and episodes of recent rainfall are especially favorable for some of the most common and dam... Read More

Cincore to remain a Husker

Jasmine Cincore has chosen to return to the Nebraska women’s basketball team for the 2016-17 season, she and Coach Amy Williams has announced. “We are really excited that Jasmine has decided to stay at Nebraska,” Williams said. “When she c... Read More

Scottsbluff wins Western Conference track titles

Scottsbluff came away with Western Conference Track and Field Meet titles Friday at Bearcat Stadium in Scottsbluff.  The Bearcats edged Sidney for both crowns.  Mitchell and Gering rounded out a less than full field as Alliance and Chadron decided ... Read More

North Platte edges Scottsbluff in girls soccer; boys also lose one goal game

On a cold and wet day at the Landers Memorial Soccer Complex Scottsbluff warmed up to the task of battling 11-4 North Platte. The Bearcats struck first Friday before falling to the Class A Bulldogs, 2-1. Scottsbluff scored in the 25th minute of... Read More

Winter Storm Warning until 6 PM

WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT THIS EVENING IMPACTED COUNTIES: NEBRASKA: BOX BUTTE, DAWES, SIOUX THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 P... Read More

Westco Twin Cities Baseball receives $5k grant from OTCF

The familiar phrase, “Let’s Play Ball!” will continue to resonate through Cleveland Field’s WESTCO Twin Cities Baseball organization, with the help of the Oregon Trail Community Foundation, whose Board of Directors recently granted $5,000 for... Read More