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CIT reign continues

RIVER FOREST, Ill. – The Concordia University, Nebraska women’s basketball program has taken ownership of the Concordia Invitational Tournament. It hasn’t just won seven CITs in a row, it has dominated them. This year it was again Concordia Uni... Read More

Nebraska driver takes deal in South Dakota man's crash death

BROKEN BOW, Neb. (AP) - A Nebraska man has taken a plea deal on charges stemming from the crash death of a South Dakota resident. Station KCNI reports that Ansley resident David Skeels pleaded guilty Thursday to vehicular homicide and other crimes... Read More

UNMC study will explore sleep disorders in adolescents.

Children with ADHD and autism are particularly affected by sleep disorders. Sleep problems are common in adolescents with ADHD and/or autism. Sleep problems are often linked to physical and mental health problems. Family members may also be impacted... Read More

New “WOTUS” Rule Favorable for Soy Farmers

The Trump Administration has announced replacement regulation for Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS), which was repealed fall 2019. A spokesperson for the administration said during the announcement that the new Navigable Waters Protection Rule, “represent... Read More

Storm defeat Force 3-2

Kearney, NE – The Tri-City Storm defeated the Fargo Force by a final score of 3-2 Saturday night at the Viaero Center. The Storm got goals in the game from Chase McLane, Matthew Knies, and Joey Cipollone. Todd Scott recorded the victory in net for... Read More

NU Falls in Final Seconds at No. 24 Rutgers

The Nebraska men's basketball team erased a 14-point second-half deficit Saturday afternoon at No. 24 Rutgers, but the Scarlet Knights scored the final nine points to rally for a 75-72 victory at the Rutgers Athletic Center. Nebraska led 72-66 wit... Read More

New Conservation Area in Texas Boasts Hundreds of Natural Springs

The Nature Conservancy (TNC) has acquired a conservation easement on 1,640 acres owned by landowner Gary Krause, preserving its unique natural features for future generations. The easement was funded in part by the Agricultural Conservation Easeme... Read More

Southeast Sherman County flood advisory remains in effect

THE FLOOD ADVISORY FOR AN ICE JAM REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 300 PM CST MONDAY FOR SOUTHEASTERN SHERMAN COUNTY... At 309 PM CST, emergency management reported an ice jam continues to cause minor flooding in low lying areas along the Middle Loup Ri... Read More

Huskers Rally for Road Win at Wisconsin

Madison, Wis. - Nebraska fought back from a 10-point fourth-quarter deficit to find a way to earn a 72-68 women's basketball win over Wisconsin at the Kohl Center on Saturday afternoon. Sophomore Sam Haiby made the game's biggest defensive play... Read More

Wildfire Awareness Week reminds Kansans to remain vigilant as wildfire season approaches

TOPEKA, Kan. – Kansas Governor Laura Kelly has proclaimed Feb. 3-7, 2020, as Wildfire Awareness Week in partnership with the Kansas Interagency Wildfire Council and multiple state agencies.  “Each year, wildfires endanger our firefighters, n... Read More

20th Annual Polar Plunge for Special Olympics Returns to Yanney Park

The 20th Annual Polar Plunge will take place in Kearney, returning to Yanney Park to raise money for the Special Olympics. Registration begins at 9 AM on Saturday, Feb. 1 at Yanney Park. Teams and individual plunges will start at 10:30 AM. Immedia... Read More

Kansas lawmakers discuss labeling for meat alternatives

Kansas lawmakers are considering a bill to restrict how producers of meat alternatives could market their products in the state. The bill lists 22 meat-related terms that producers of alternative foods won't be able to use, such as jerky or burger, u... Read More

January is Mental Wellness Month

Lincoln –There is no true health without behavioral health - a point that the Department of Health and Human Services’ Division of Behavioral Health is highlighting with January’s Mental Wellness Month. Emotional well-being can be negatively... Read More

High School Basketball Scores

^Saturday's Scores< ^By The Associated Press= BOYS PREP BASKETBALL(equals) Amherst 77, Wilcox-Hildreth 28 Arcadia-Loup City 35, Ord 33 Bancroft-Rosalie/Lyons-Decatur 65, Stanton 30 Battle Creek 40, Pierce 34 Bellevue West 75, Omaha Creighto... Read More