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York's Danielson receives walk-on offer to play for Huskers

YORK, Neb. - York standout athlete Brady Danielson, has received a walk-on offer to play football at the University of Nebraska.The offer comes as the 6'3" senior wideout last week broke York's single... Read More

(Video) Weekly Husker Chat with Sean Callahan – – – Nebraska vs. Minnesota

Northwestern came from behind for a stunning 34-31 victory over Nebraska on Saturday at Ryan Field. Nebraska had leads of 28-14 and 31-21 in the fourth quarter, but Northwestern  rallied late in regulation to force overtime and win its first home... Read More

Nebraska district gets $6M grant for college readiness

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) _ A south-central Nebraska school district has been awarded a $6 million federal grant to help students prepare for postsecondary education. The Grand Island Independent reports that Grand Island Public Schools announced Mo... Read More

DHHS Receives Additional $10.9 Million for Opioid Prevention and Response

Lincoln – The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has been awarded several federal grants that will expand the Department’s opioid prevention and treatment programs. “As a state, we are committed to working together to p... Read More

City sues owner of grain elevator that exploded

SOUTH SIOUX CITY, Neb. (AP) _ South Sioux City has sued the owner of the grain elevator that exploded earlier this year. The lawsuit against Andersen Farms Inc. and Bryce Andersen was filed last week in Dakota County District Court. It seeks reimb... Read More

Two Nominees Forwarded for District Court Judge Vacancy in the Eleventh Judicial District

  LINCOLN – The Judicial Nominating Commission for the District Court, Eleventh Judicial District.  The district includes Arthur, Chase, Dawson, Dundy, Furnas, Hayes, Frontier, Gosper, Hitchcock, Hooker, Keith, Lincoln, Logan, McPherson, Perkin... Read More

Henry Doorly Zoo asks for tree branches downed during snowstorm

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ Omaha's zoo wants area residents to share their broken tree limbs as tasty treats for some animals. The Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium posted a Facebook request Monday for limbs downed during Sunday's snowstorm. The zoo says i... Read More

Survey Shows Rural Support for Republican Candidates, Trump and His Trade Policies

Rural America is widely credited with giving now-President Donald Trump his margin of victory over Hillary Clinton two years ago. By the results of our newest DTN/The Progressive Farmer Zogby Analytics poll, rural America does not regret the decision... Read More

Organic Field Crop Acreage Grows While Non-GMO Acreage Declines

Acreage planted to organic field crops is on the rise while land planted to non-GMO corn and soybeans declined, according to a new report from Mercaris, a market data and trading platform for the identity-preserved grain industry. The number of farm... Read More

(Update) Identities of victims in multi-fatality crash released

Nebraska State Patrol  OCTOBER 16, 2018 (LEXINGTON, NEB.)  — A crash in Dawson County led to the fatalities of three people and sent two additional people to the hospital. The crash occurred at approximately 2:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October ... Read More

Oklahoma's Choctaw horses connect to Mississippi

Six foals sired by a cream-colored stallion called DeSoto scamper across a pasture in southwest Mississippi — the first new blood in a century for a line of horses brought to America by Spanish conquistadors and bred by Choctaw Indians who were lat... Read More