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Huskers Add Assistant Volleyball Coach

Lincoln - University of Nebraska volleyball head coach John Cook announced Thursday the hiring of Chris Tamas as an assistant coach, with his wife, Jennifer (Joines) Tamas, joining the Huskers as a vo... Read More

Scottsbluff man wanted for Sunday robbery of grandparents

Gering Police are asking for the public's help in locating a 24 year old Scottsbluff man accused of tying  up his grandparents for four hours Sunday and robbing them of a small amount of cash, credit cards and two vehicles. Detective James Jackso... Read More

EPA Official Says They Did Listen to Ag When Drawing Up WOTUS

EPA's head of the office of water, Ken Kopocis, acknowledged Wednesday the odds are stacked against the agency in convincing agriculture the final waters of the United States rule will change nothing on the farm. Judging by the reaction from many ag... Read More

Stokes Named Third-Team All-American

Kiki Stokes was recognized for an outstanding junior season on Wednesday, May 27, when she was named a third-team All-American by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA). The 15th Nebraska softball player to be recognized as an NFCA ... Read More

Good turnout for Heartland Expressway meeting in Chadron

About 40 people from 6 states were in Chadron on Wednesday afternoon for the annual meeting of the Heartland Expressway Association, an advocacy group for the proposed 4-lane highway from Denver to Rapid City. The Expressway is part of the Ports-t... Read More

New Portal Enables Farmers, Ranchers to Request Conservation Assistance Online

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that farmers, ranchers and private forest landowners can now do business with U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) through a new online portal. With today's ... Read More

Federal appeals court upholds dismissal of Earhart lawsuit

A federal appeals court has upheld the dismissal of a Wyoming man's claims that an aircraft recovery group found wreckage of aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart's missing airplane in the South Pacific but kept it quiet to continue raising funds for the s... Read More

Gering man suspect in Torrington Shopko armed robbery

A  25 Yyear old Gering man  was arrested Wednesday afternoon  as a suspect in the armed robbery of the  Shopko Pharmacy in Torrington earlier in the day around 11:30 a.m. Scottsbluff Police Captain Brian Wasson says 25 year old Richard (Rick) ... Read More

Bridgeport bicyclist killed after being struck by semi

A Bridgeport man has died after he was struck while riding his bicycle on Highway 385 near Bridgeport Wednesday afternoon. The Nebraska State Patrol said 44 year old Jason Kraeger of Bridgeport died when his northbound bicycle on Highway 385 was s... Read More

Scottsbluff golfers in position to win state title

After day one at the Class B State Golf Championship in Grand Island the Scottsbluff Bearcats appear primed for a run at a state championship. Led by Koy Pothoff's three over par round of 75 the Bearcats have all five golfers sitting inside the to... Read More

NBAF breaks ground in Manhattan

The National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility (NBAF) groundbreaking took place today in a ceremony attended by city, university, state and federal leaders.  The NBAF facility will make Kansas the epicenter of new and progressive animal disease research... Read More