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Husker Receiver Up For National Award

Nebraska wide receiver De’Mornay Pierson-El was named to the Paul Hornung Award watch list announced Monday morning. The Hornung Award presented by Texas Roadhouse, is given annually to the most ver... Read More

South Mitchell Road open again

After being closed for the second time in less than three weeks due to flash flooding, South Mitchell Road is open again this morning. Flash flooding closed the road  between Mitchell and Highway 92 Sunday evening. This section of road was closed... Read More

Cause of Monday morning Gering fuel fire unknown

A potential disaster was averted in Gering Monday morning after an explosion and fire at a bulk fuel station was quickly extinguished on it's own. Gering Firefighters were dispatched to 7th Street and Country Club Road just before 7:30 Monday morn... Read More

Weather puts a damper on 4th for Lake Minatare campers

It was a strong turnout at Lake Minatare over the 4th of July weekend, but Mother Nature left her mark this Independence Day. Park Superintendent Dan Thornton says that the number of campers was comparable to 2014's totals. He says exact numbers a... Read More

Farm use of drones to take off as feds loosen restrictions

Mike Geske wants a drone. Watching a flying demonstration on Maryland's Eastern Shore, the Missouri farmer envisions using an unmanned aerial vehicle to monitor the irrigation pipes on his farm _ a job he now pays three men to do. ``The savings o... Read More

First cases of West Nile confirmed in Scotts Bluff County

One pool of Culex tarsalis mosquitoes collected in Scotts Bluff County the week of June 22, 2015 have tested positive for West Nile Virus.  Residents are urged to use precautions to prevent being bitten by mosquitoes that could be carrying the disea... Read More

PADD Director retires, moves to new chapter in life

The Director of the Panhandle Area Development District has retired from that position, but he will still be working on a part-time basis for another area agency. Chuck Karpf retired from PADD effective June 30th but he told KNEB  News he will no... Read More

Tulo delivers in Rockies win against Diamondbacks

PHOENIX (AP) _ Troy Tulowitzki had a three-run homer to extend his hitting streak to 18 games, Jorge De La Rosa pitched six effective innings and the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-4 on Sunday to avoid a four-game sweep. Tulowitz... Read More

Traders Recall the Buzz as Famed Pit Trading Ends

Pete Meegan had every intention of going back to college, but then he got a summer job in the Chicago trading pits and fell in love with the ``roar'' of the floor, the excitement  of ``4,000 people yelling, `Buy! Buy! Buy!''' and decided no more cl... Read More

Nebraska Game and Parks to consider early teal season dates

The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will consider 2015 early teal season dates at its meeting this month in Sidney. Commissioners will consider September 5th-20 for Low Plains and September 12th through 20th for High Plains when they convene on... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

INTERLEAGUE Pittsburgh 5 Cleveland 3 ^Sunday's Games= Tampa Bay 8, N.Y. Yankees 1 Toronto 10, Detroit 5 Boston 5, Houston 4 Baltimore 9, Chicago White Sox 1 Kansas City 3, Minnesota 2 Seattle 2, Oakland 1 L.A. Angels 12, Texas 6 Monday'... Read More