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Huskers Top Gophers, 9-4, to Win Road Series

Minneapolis, Minn. – Leading 6-4 after eight innings, the Nebraska baseball team (23-15-1, 7-4-1 Big Ten) scored three runs in the ninth to knock off Minnesota and win the three-game series at Siebe... Read More

New siren in Harrisburg provides more protection for Banner County

  Harrisburg has a new emergency siren that worked well during testing that took place earlier this month. Region 22 Emergency Management Director Tim Newman says the new siren is located in the backyard of the courthouse, and was heard du... Read More

Scouting Advised for Alfalfa and Clover Leaf Weevils

Alfalfa weevils have been reported damaging alfalfa in north central Kansas and western Nebraska. As temperatures warm up, expect to see alfalfa weevil larvae in southern Nebraska and slightly later, in northern Nebraska. Both the alfalfa an... Read More

WNCC softball hosts NJC in final regular season game Sunday

The Western Nebraska Community College softball team realizes how important Sunday regular season final games are as they prepare for the Region IX playoffs. The Cougars will host Northeastern Junior College at 2 p.m. at Volunteer Field in a confere... Read More

Defense reigns in Spring Game, but offensive outlook bright

There were few surprises during Chadron State College's Spring Football Game on Saturday, but the coaches have an optimistic outlook concerning both sides of the ball for this fall. The defense had the upper hand most of the time Saturday and 35-1... Read More

Defense Wins the Day in Wyoming’s Spring Game

Strong defensive play dominated this year’s Wyoming Spring Game as the Gold Team defeated the Brown Team 3-0 on Saturday afternoon in War Memorial Stadium.  The only two scoring opportunities of the game came on the final possession for each team.... Read More

Central Platte NRD Receives Grassland Grant from Nebraska Environmental Trust

(GRAND ISLAND, NE)- The Central Platte Natural Resources District (CPNRD) announced  that it will receive $305,100 from the Nebraska Environmental Trust (NET) for the “Central Platte Grassland Conservation Project”.  CPNRD applied for the grant... Read More

Appropriations Committee ready to present proposed two year budget

Appropriations Committee Chair John Stinner says the budget that will be presented to the legislature includes using $172 million from the state's rainy day fund to balance the biennial budget. Stinner says the rainy day fund money will be used to... Read More

Huskers Sweep Rams in Front of Full House in Kearney

Kearney, Neb. – In front of a packed house of 2,040 fans at Kearney High School on Saturday afternoon, the Nebraska volleyball posted a 25-17, 25-16, 25-17 sweep of the Colorado State Rams. With the departure of four seniors, including three All... Read More

Huskers Drop Game Two, Rubber Match Set for Sunday

Minneapolis, Minn. – The Nebraska baseball team (22-15-1, 6-4-1 Big Ten) fell to Minnesota, 5-3, at Siebert Field on Saturday afternoon, evening the weekend series at 1-1. On Friday night, the Huskers captured the opener by a 5-3 margin. Senior ... Read More

Agate Fossil Beds Plans Burn on Carnegie Unit in Late April or Early May

Agate Fossil Beds National Monument is planning a prescribed burn within the next few weeks (April 21 through May 20) as the weather forecast and local conditions permit. The burn will occur in the Carnegie Unit at the east end of the monument and co... Read More