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Game and Parks to release pheasants at 14 WMAs before Thanksgiving

LINCOLN, Neb. – The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will release rooster pheasants at 14 wildlife management areas in time for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. The 14 areas are: Oak Valley (Mad... Read More

Nebraska retailer to give students glimpse of business world

OMAHA, Neb.  -- One of the biggest retailers in Omaha is pairing with a local high school to encourage entrepreneurial thinking in young people. The Omaha World-Herald reports that Nebraska Furniture Mart and Westside High School have formed a pa... Read More

Brantley Gilbert and Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias to Headline at the  2018 Buffalo County Fair

KEARNEY, NE – The Buffalo County Fair Board and Midway Auto Dealerships is excited to announce the 2018 Fair Entertainment Lineup. Returning to Kearney and performing Friday July 27th is Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias in his One Show Fits All Tour. ... Read More

Pipeline company says spill controlled and no public threat

PIERRE, S.D.  --  Operator TransCanada Corp. says the leak of oil from the Keystone pipeline is "controlled" and not a threat to public safety. The company says in a news release Friday that it has sent more than 75 people to the site of a spill... Read More

BVCA offers weatherization services to keep cold air out of your home and money in your pocket

When the temperatures drop, the heating bill goes up. That’s a fact of life most households, whether they own their home or rent, must contend with every year. What some of those households may not know, however, is there is a program available in ... Read More

Ordinary People Making an Extraordinary Difference

Foundation Releases the Results of 2017 Give BIG Lexington Campaign Lexington, NE (November 17, 2017) – Through the generosity of our donors, thousands of dollars will be re-invested in Lexington's future. No one person has the resources t... Read More

UNK to show ‘STEM’ building plans for first time Monday

KEARNEY – University of Nebraska at Kearney and community members will get a first glimpse Monday of the new $30 million “STEM” building and its location on west campus. Everyone is welcome to a 90-minute open house starting at 1 p.m., ... Read More

(Audio) Lopers Fight Off Jennies In MIAA Tournament

Click here to listen to the podcast. Kearney, Neb. – Senior middle Tara Ziegelbein had 16 kills and eight blocks and junior outside Kendall Schroer added 15 kills to help seventh-ranked Nebraska-Kearney beat 18th-ranked Central Missouri in four ... Read More

Nebraska unemployment for October lowest since 1999

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ The Nebraska Labor Department says the state's preliminary unemployment rate dropped slightly in October to 2.7 percent, reaching a low that hasn't been seen since 1999. The department said in a report released Friday that the... Read More

Lopers Track & Field Team Adds Four to 2018-19 Roster

Kearney, Neb. – Nebraska-Kearney head track and field coach Brady Bonsall announced today the names of four high school seniors who'll join the Lopers next season. They are thrower Alex Goracke (Giltner), distance runner Kennedy Krejdl (Auror... Read More

USDA Invests More Than $1 Billion to Improve Health Care in Rural Areas

U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue today announced that USDA provided more than $1 billion in Fiscal Year 2017 to help improve access to health care services for 2.5 million people in rural communities in 41 states. “USDA invests in a wide ... Read More