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Man arrested after police find cocaine in trashed hotel room

A man who was dropped off at a Scottsbluff hotel by a local pastor earlier this week is now facing several criminal charges. On Monday morning, Scottsbluff Police were dispatched in reference to an... Read More

Phillips Charged With Murder

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) _ Former NFL running back Lawrence Phillips has been charged with murder in the death of his cellmate at a Central California prison. Phillips is suspected of killing 37-year-old Damion Soward at Kern Valley State Prison in A... Read More

Current El Niño could mean more favorable crop weather

Much-needed precipitation through the U.S. heartland this year has replenished soil moisture, refilled ponds and promises to boost crop yields, thanks to the weather phenomenon known as El Niño, according to Iowa State University agricultural climat... Read More

Gov. Ricketts working on ideas to reduce property taxes

Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts says his administration is working on ideas to lower property taxes in preparation for next year's legislative session. Ricketts said Tuesday that he continues to hear more about property taxes from constituents than a... Read More

High School Softball Scores

Tuesday (09/01/2015) Arlington 3, Ashland-Greenwood 2 Beatrice 11, Lincoln East 1 Bennington 7, Nebraska City 1 Bishop Neumann 10, Wahoo 0 Blair 4, Norris 3 Central City 4, Madison/Humphrey/Lindsay 3 Chase County 10, Holyoke, CO 2 Chase Cou... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

September 1st INTERLEAGUE< Final Texas 8 San Diego 6 AMERICAN LEAGUE Final Tampa Bay 11 Baltimore 2 Final Toronto 5 Cleveland 3, 10 Innings Final N-Y Yankees 3 Boston 1 Final Minnesota 8 Chi White Sox 6 Final Detroit 6 Kansas City ... Read More

NCTA hits record enrollment, up 33 percent

Curtis, Neb. – Student enrollment at the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture in Curtis is up 33 percent from a year ago, a record for NCTA enrollment with 512 students, NCTA Dean Ron Rosati announced Tuesday. The 102-year-old school, the o... Read More

Six NeFU Members to Attend Fly-In

Nebraska Farmers Union (NeFU) President John Hansen announced today that six NeFU members will participate in the fall National Farmers Union Fly-In scheduled for September 15-18.  Hansen said this year there was also a targeted Fly-In last May focu... Read More

Lawsuit Filed Against Chipotle’s GMO-Free Claims

A class action lawsuit filed on behalf of California consumer’s targets Chipotle’s claim of being GMO-free. The lawsuit, announced this week, alleges that Chipotles claim its menu does not contain genetically modified organisms is deceptive and m... Read More

Open Class Dairy Cattle Show Kicks Off the 2015 Nebraska State Fair

The Open Class Dairy Cattle Show began at 8:00 a.m. on August 28, 2015 in the Five Points Bank Arena.  The show consisted of six different breeds of dairy cattle including: Jersey, Milking Shorthorn, Ayrshire, Brown Swiss, Guernsey, and Holste... Read More

Grindle to be new public address announcer for Husker football games

From the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Athletic Dept.:   “Yesterday, the University was made aware of a social media comment posted last year by the newly-named football public address announcer, Jon Schuetz. After reviewing the post, ... Read More