Volunteers needed for RDC's Spooktacular

Volunteers are needed for this year's Riverside Discovery Center Spooktacular. The event is the RDC's largest annual fundraiser, yet Education Curator Kim Miedema says they cannot do it without the su... Read More

Late FG lifts Wyoming over Florida Atlantic, 20-19

The never-say-die University of Wyoming football team used an 18-yard field goal from senior kicker Stuart Williams with just 15 seconds left to capture a dramatic 20-19 victory over Florida Atlantic on Saturday in front of 21,226 fans at War Memoria... Read More

Mesa sweeps Chadron State

Colorado Mesa University (9-2 3-0), the No. 23-ranked team in the nation, showed it was deserving of its ranking by sweeping Chadron State College 25-10, 25-9 and 25-21 Saturday afternoon. Mesa's Melissa Hess, the reigning Rocky Mountain Athletic ... Read More

CSC falls to No. 22 Colorado Mines, 33-18

Quarterback Justin Dvorak rushed for 107 yards and three touchdowns and added 198 yards and a TD through the air to lead the No. 22-ranked Colorado School of Mines Orediggers to a 33-18 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference victory over Chadron State Sa... Read More

Huskers fall just short against No. 2 Texas

The No. 9 Nebraska volleyball team fought toe-to-toe with No. 2 Texas but came up just short in a 3-2 (23-25, 25-21, 19-25, 25-23, 8-15) thriller before 8,312 fans at the Bob Devaney Sports Center on Saturday. Kadie Rolfzen paced the Huskers (6-3)... Read More

Hessler seeks new trial

A Nebraska man on death row for raping and killing a teenage Gering newspaper carrier is seeking a new trial for a separate conviction of raping a different paper carrier. The Scottsbluff Star-Herald reports that 35-year-old Jeffrey Hessler has fi... Read More

Authorities recover Torrington man's body from Hawk Springs Reservoir

Six days after he was last seen, authorities recovered the body of a 53-year-old Torrington man who drowned  in Hawk Springs Reservoir. The Goshen County Sheriff's Office said search and rescue crews recovered the body of 53-year-old James Nelso... Read More

Supreme Court Chief Justice worried about partisanship

U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts says he's worried about growing partisanship in the judicial confirmation process and a public perception that the court is a political body. Roberts said Friday that the current partisan atmosphere in... Read More

Seven figure bail set for three charged in North Platte slaying

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) _ Bail has been set at $2 million for two people charged with killing a Colorado man whose body was found on a western Nebraska riverbank. A judge on Thursday also set bail at $1 million for a woman charged as an accessory ... Read More

McCook blocks Sidney FG to win by 1; full high school scoreboard

It was a busy night Friday night in High School Football. The biggest game in the region, and possibly the state, pitted two undefeated teams together as Sidney travelled to McCook. Sidney parlayed a McCook fumble into a 19-10 lead. The Bison ... Read More

Cougars win 2 in Wyo-Braska invite

The No. 5 Western Nebraska Community College volleyball team picked up a pair of wins in the first-day of the Wyo-Braska Invite at Cougar Palace Friday. The Cougars started the tourney with a hard-fought four-game win over Sheridan College 22-25, ... Read More