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Judge adds 20-40 years to life sentence of Omaha woman - Sioux City Journal

Judge adds 20-40 years to life sentence of Omaha woman  Sioux City Journal

YORK, Neb. (AP) — A judge has added 20 to 40 more years to the life sentence being served by a woman who helped her brother kill a man in.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 11:07 am


Colo-NESCO Hosts 'Mock Crash' Exercise - News - Nebraska City News Press

Colo-NESCO Hosts 'Mock Crash' Exercise - News  Nebraska City News Press

Last Friday, April 19, Colo-NESCO Schools partnered with the following people and agencies to put on a “mock crash” exercise for students. Those the district ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 10:45 am


Nebraska State Patrol finds 368 pounds of marijuana during I-80 traffic stop on 4/20 - Omaha World-Herald

Nebraska State Patrol finds 368 pounds of marijuana during I-80 traffic stop on 4/20  Omaha World-Herald

A 37-year-old Indiana man was arrested on suspicion of possession of marijuana and possession with intent to deliver. He was taken to the Seward County Jail.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 5:00 am


Floodwater mosquitoes likely in Nebraska but too soon to know about West Nile-carriers - Omaha World-Herald

Floodwater mosquitoes likely in Nebraska but too soon to know about West Nile-carriers  Omaha World-Herald

The state will likely see floodwater mosquitoes, said Jeff Hamik, vector-borne disease surveillance coordinator. It's still to be determined whether there will be a ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 5:00 am


Nebraska City's Jordan Williams strikes out 13, silences Beatrice in 4-0 win Monday - kwbe

Nebraska City's Jordan Williams strikes out 13, silences Beatrice in 4-0 win Monday  kwbe

Nebraska City baseball coach Kyle Furgeson was going to send his starting pitcher, junior Jordan Williams, out to the mound to try and wrap up his second ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 3:11 am


Multi-vehicle collision involving four semis kills Nebraska man on I-80 - Buckrail

Multi-vehicle collision involving four semis kills Nebraska man on I-80  Buckrail

WYOMING – An early morning crash involving four 18-wheelers and a passenger vehicle near Cheyenne, Wyo., proved fatal for a Nebraska resident. Wyoming ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 1:04 am


Rubber match set between Nebraska, Creighton - KLKN

Rubber match set between Nebraska, Creighton  KLKN

The Nebraska baseball team (22-13, 11-4 Big Ten) travels to Omaha on Tuesday night for the series finale against Creighton (22-8) at TD Ameritrade Park. .

Published on 22 April 2019 | 11:39 pm


Nebraska softball hopes to bounce back with six games in six days - KLKN

Nebraska softball hopes to bounce back with six games in six days  KLKN

Courtesy: Nebraska Athletics. The Nebraska softball team (15-27, 4-11 Big Ten) begins one of its busiest weeks of the season, playing six games against three ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 11:38 pm


Bobby Lutz brings experience to Nebraska coaching staff - KLKN

Bobby Lutz brings experience to Nebraska coaching staff  KLKN

Lutz, who went to five NCAA Tournaments in 11 seasons at Charlotte, believes Nebraska is the perfect fit for him at this stage in his career.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 11:38 pm


Nebraska Football: 3 Huskers who didn’t benefit from 2019 spring practice - FanSided

Nebraska Football: 3 Huskers who didn’t benefit from 2019 spring practice  FanSided

Three players in particular did not benefit from Nebraska Football spring practice, which is not as bad as it originally may sound.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 11:09 pm


Iowa, Iowa State, Nebraska coaches visit Siouxland - KTIV

Iowa, Iowa State, Nebraska coaches visit Siouxland  KTIV

Coaches from Iowa, Iowa State and Nebraska will visit Siouxland fans over the next month.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 11:01 pm


Man accused of dragging Nebraska deputy arrested in Texas - Lincoln Journal Star

Man accused of dragging Nebraska deputy arrested in Texas  Lincoln Journal Star

GRAND ISLAND — A driver accused of dragging a Nebraska sheriff's deputy as the deputy tried to stop the man's car has been arrested in Texas.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 10:00 pm


Nebraska Real Estate Developer Incorporates Sustainability Practices, Gets $1.7 Million in PACE Financing - Energy Manager Today

Nebraska Real Estate Developer Incorporates Sustainability Practices, Gets $1.7 Million in PACE Financing  Energy Manager Today

Manzitto, a Lincoln, Nebraska-based commercial and residential real estate developer, has announced it is receiving $1.7 million in Commercial Property ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 9:39 pm


Central City, others honored for community development efforts - Omaha World-Herald

Central City, others honored for community development efforts  Omaha World-Herald

LINCOLN — Central City, Nebraska, was honored Monday by Gov. Pete Ricketts as the state's 2019 "Showcase Community" for its economic development ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 9:28 pm


Nebraska prisons announce incentives to attract workers | Regional Government - Lincoln Journal Star

Nebraska prisons announce incentives to attract workers | Regional Government  Lincoln Journal Star

Nebraska's short-staffed prison system is now offering cash incentives to attract new workers and keep its current employees from leaving.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 9:00 pm


Gov. Ricketts proclaims Rodeo Week for Nebraska - KMTV - 3 News Now

Gov. Ricketts proclaims Rodeo Week for Nebraska  KMTV - 3 News Now

Monday morning, Gov. Ricketts saddled up with UNL Rodeo Association members for a ride outside of the Capitol to proclaim Rodeo Week in Nebraska.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 8:25 pm


Corn planting just getting started in Nebraska - NTV

Corn planting just getting started in Nebraska  NTV

The last week brought improved weather for field work, as Nebraska farmers get closer to planting. For the week ending April 21, 2019, there were 4. 5 days ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 8:16 pm


Ex-director accused of stealing nearly $208K from show choir - Lincoln Journal Star

Ex-director accused of stealing nearly $208K from show choir  Lincoln Journal Star

GRAND ISLAND — A former teacher has been accused of stealing nearly $208000 from the show choir he directed at a Grand Island high school.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 7:40 pm


Local News DHHS Study - Binge drinking going down in Nebraska Matthew Haave 1:04 PM, Apr - KMTV - 3 News Now

Local News DHHS Study - Binge drinking going down in Nebraska Matthew Haave 1:04 PM, Apr  KMTV - 3 News Now

The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services says binge drinking, among young adults, is down in Nebraska. They say while attitudes towards ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 6:04 pm


Photos: Nebraska-Creighton baseball series since 1999 | Sports - Omaha World-Herald

Photos: Nebraska-Creighton baseball series since 1999 | Sports  Omaha World-Herald

Creighton and Nebraska first played baseball against each other in 1902, and the rivalry has only grown over the last century. Have a look at photos and every ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 5:11 pm


Pothole saves Nebraska man's life - New York Post

Pothole saves Nebraska man's life  New York Post

Emergency responders said a Nebraska man has a pothole to thank after the jolt of one brought his racing heart last week back to a normal rhythm.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 4:48 pm


Man who drove 4 mph, then 147 mph, arrested on Interstate 80 in Nebraska - Omaha World-Herald

Man who drove 4 mph, then 147 mph, arrested on Interstate 80 in Nebraska  Omaha World-Herald

Nebraska State Patrol troopers arrested a California man Saturday who is accused of driving under the influence of drugs while driving 4 mph and, later, 147 ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 4:42 pm


Commissioners to discuss keno fund request - News - Nebraska City News Press

Commissioners to discuss keno fund request - News  Nebraska City News Press

The Otoe County Board of Commissioners will discuss a request for keno funds from Blue Rivers Public Transportation during their April 23 regular meeting.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 4:21 pm


Video: Nebraska and Iowa teen poets aim to be 'Louder Than a Bomb' - Omaha World-Herald

Video: Nebraska and Iowa teen poets aim to be 'Louder Than a Bomb'  Omaha World-Herald

The Louder Than a Bomb slam poetry competition gives teens a chance to grow and learn from each other regardless of background.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 3:50 pm


Broken Bow native spends 10 years researching, writing Nebraska zoo book - Kearney Hub

Broken Bow native spends 10 years researching, writing Nebraska zoo book  Kearney Hub

KEARNEY — Author Carson Vaughan invested a decade picking up the threads of a story that highlighted a failed zoo in northeast Nebraska.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 3:39 pm


Nebraska photographers use timelapse to study flooding - Scottsbluff Star Herald

Nebraska photographers use timelapse to study flooding  Scottsbluff Star Herald

Michael Forsberg said he sees each of the over 60 cameras he's placed around Nebraska as a library full of imagery.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 3:15 pm


Sizzlin' S of Montana raises $10k for Nebraska ranchers - Fence Post

Sizzlin' S of Montana raises $10k for Nebraska ranchers  Fence Post

After seeing the outpouring of support for his community following the 2017 Lodgepole Fire, Rod Paschke of Jordon, Mont., knew he had to do something for ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 3:12 pm


Nebraska energy plant suspends production to make repairs; mayor pleased - Omaha World-Herald

Nebraska energy plant suspends production to make repairs; mayor pleased  Omaha World-Herald

A northeastern Nebraska renewable energy plant is suspending production so it can make repairs that its owner hopes will resolve ongoing discharge and odor ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 2:40 pm


Recent editorials published in Nebraska newspapers - The State

Recent editorials published in Nebraska newspapers  The State

Omaha World Herald. April 18, 2019. Nebraska ag trends include fewer and bigger farms, higher average farmer age. Fewer farms and a larger average farm ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 2:02 pm


Rachel Martin Hired As Nebraska Rifle Coach - Shooting Sports USA

Rachel Martin Hired As Nebraska Rifle Coach  Shooting Sports USA

2017 Nebraska graduate Rachel Martin is now the sixth coach for the storied rifle program. Nebraska has been to four NCAA championships in the last five ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 1:56 pm


Nebraska flood recovery continues - Kotatv

Nebraska flood recovery continues  Kotatv

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - The federal Natural Resources Conversation *Service* is providing money to plant cover crops on damaged farmland. The aid is aimed at ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 1:08 pm


Nebraska News Headlines Monday, April 22, 2019 | Regional - KMAland

Nebraska News Headlines Monday, April 22, 2019 | Regional  KMAland

(Bellevue, NE) -- A child is dead after being struck by a vehicle in Bellevue. The incident took place about 8:00 Sunday night near 23rd and Emiline. Authorities ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 11:16 am


2019 Nebraska Truck Driving Championships - Transport Topics Online

2019 Nebraska Truck Driving Championships  Transport Topics Online

Complete previews and recaps of the Nebraska Truck Driving Championships, including stories, photos, results and videos where available.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 10:00 am


Watch: The Nebraska volleyball team has night out in McCook for spring game - Lincoln Journal Star

Watch: The Nebraska volleyball team has night out in McCook for spring game  Lincoln Journal Star

On Saturday night, the Nebraska volleyball team played Colorado State in its spring game. The Huskers traveled to McCook for the spring game, and the small ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 2:50 am


Minnesota Scene: Gophers complete softball sweep at Nebraska - Star Tribune

Minnesota Scene: Gophers complete softball sweep at Nebraska  Star Tribune

Maddie Houlihan went 3-for-3, including a go-ahead RBI single in the fifth inning, in leading the Gophers to a 9-3 softball victory over Nebraska.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 2:29 am


Nebraska Football: Tremendous talent will be on the way in short order - FanSided

Nebraska Football: Tremendous talent will be on the way in short order  FanSided

New arrivals for Nebraska Football will be coming to the program shortly. In what is a very talented group of players looking to make an impact.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 2:10 am


Nebraska, Iowa flooding: Big chunks of both states have federal disaster declarations - Omaha World-Herald

Nebraska, Iowa flooding: Big chunks of both states have federal disaster declarations  Omaha World-Herald

In Nebraska, 76 out of 93 counties have been declared for some type of aid. In Iowa, 56 out of 99 counties are receiving federal assistance.

Published on 21 April 2019 | 10:55 pm


Kansas woman who bought out Payless store for Nebraska flood victims to appear on Ellen - KWCH

Kansas woman who bought out Payless store for Nebraska flood victims to appear on Ellen  KWCH

A Kansas woman who bought out her local Payless Shoe Source to send shoes to help with flood relief in Nebraska will be recognized on the “Ellen DeGeneres ...

Published on 21 April 2019 | 9:40 pm


Recruiting pressure motivates Nebraska assistant Matt Abdelmassih - KLKN

Recruiting pressure motivates Nebraska assistant Matt Abdelmassih  KLKN

And after landing Haanif Cheatham, a grad transfer who played two seasons each with Marquette and Florida Gulf Coast, Abdelmassih will be looked on to ...

Published on 21 April 2019 | 9:14 pm


Nebraska felon apprehended in northern Missouri - ktvo.com

Nebraska felon apprehended in northern Missouri  ktvo.com

A wanted felon was arrested Saturday after being located by the Moberly Police Department. According to KTVO's sister station, KRCG, Isaiah Patterson, ...

Published on 21 April 2019 | 8:17 pm


Nebraska Cattlemen offering disaster aid - KETV Omaha

Nebraska Cattlemen offering disaster aid  KETV Omaha

The Nebraska Cattlemen is offering financial aid to cattle producers affected by the bomb cyclone storm that struck the state last month.

Published on 21 April 2019 | 8:11 pm


2019 NFL Draft Profile: Nebraska Cornhuskers Running Back Devine Ozigbo - Corn Nation

2019 NFL Draft Profile: Nebraska Cornhuskers Running Back Devine Ozigbo  Corn Nation

Devine Ozigbo was a decent running back during his first three seasons at Nebraska. Not flashy but a dependable hammer suited for a north-south style of ...

Published on 21 April 2019 | 4:01 pm


Nebraska lawmakers soon will take on budget, tax changes - Kansas City Star

Nebraska lawmakers soon will take on budget, tax changes  Kansas City Star

With their session more than two-thirds over, Nebraska lawmakers are getting ready to confront some of the biggest issues they'll face this year.

Published on 21 April 2019 | 2:44 pm


Nebraska Names Four to 2019 Pork Leadership Program - Pork Magazine

Nebraska Names Four to 2019 Pork Leadership Program  Pork Magazine

The Nebraska Pork Producers Association is proud to welcome participants in the 2019 Pork Leadership Program. Each participant shares unique experiences ...

Published on 21 April 2019 | 2:13 pm


The Heartland Zoo Tragedy Everyone Forgot - New York Magazine

The Heartland Zoo Tragedy Everyone Forgot  New York Magazine

The names of the three fugitive chimpanzees hunted down, shot, and left to bleed out on the baking Great Plains by a well-armed posse were Tyler, Jimmy Joe, ...

Published on 21 April 2019 | 1:00 pm


Nebraska's 'intelligent appreciation' for vaccine boosts protection as measles makes a comeback - Omaha World-Herald

Nebraska's 'intelligent appreciation' for vaccine boosts protection as measles makes a comeback  Omaha World-Herald

Nebraska has among the nation's highest vaccination rates. Dr. Tom Safranek, Nebraska's state epidemiologist, said that's a key reason the state has avoided ...

Published on 21 April 2019 | 5:00 am


Iowa piles up the runs against Nebraska - KCRG

Iowa piles up the runs against Nebraska  KCRG

IOWA CITY, Iowa (KCRG) - Since being swept by Indiana to start Big Ten play, the Iowa baseball team was 8-2 against Big Ten opponents entering Saturday's ...

Published on 21 April 2019 | 4:24 am


Nebraska men's gymnastics gets third at NCAA championships for best finish in 20 years - Omaha World-Herald

Nebraska men's gymnastics gets third at NCAA championships for best finish in 20 years  Omaha World-Herald

Five Nebraska gymnasts earned All-America honors as the Huskers finished third at the NCAA championships on Saturday.

Published on 21 April 2019 | 3:20 am


Does the state of Nebraska simply spend too much? Here's what the data show - Omaha World-Herald

Does the state of Nebraska simply spend too much? Here's what the data show  Omaha World-Herald

Thanks for subscribing to the Omaha World-Herald and supporting local journalism. As a subscriber, you have exclusive access to articles that carry the ...

Published on 21 April 2019 | 3:02 am


Adrian Martinez is Nebraska's starter, but other Big Ten QB battles will continue - Omaha World-Herald

Adrian Martinez is Nebraska's starter, but other Big Ten QB battles will continue  Omaha World-Herald

The week started with nine of the 14 Big Ten teams coming out of spring practices planning to continue quarterback auditions in August. The number was down ...

Published on 21 April 2019 | 2:12 am


Photos: Nebraska volleyball's spring match vs. Colorado State - Omaha World-Herald

Photos: Nebraska volleyball's spring match vs. Colorado State  Omaha World-Herald

The early enrollees started the match for the Huskers as Kubik finished with 15 kills while Knuckles started at libero and provided solid defense in the Huskers' ...

Published on 20 April 2019 | 11:11 pm


Grad transfer guard Cheatham joins Nebraska basketball | Men's Basketball - Lincoln Journal Star

Grad transfer guard Cheatham joins Nebraska basketball | Men's Basketball  Lincoln Journal Star

The first piece of Fred Hoiberg's Nebraska men's basketball roster rebuild has fallen into place.

Published on 20 April 2019 | 9:48 pm


Hard liquor to be barred from U of Nebraska frat events - WOWT

Hard liquor to be barred from U of Nebraska frat events  WOWT

Hard liquor will be barred from University of Nebraska-Lincoln fraternity events in the next school year.

Published on 20 April 2019 | 5:14 pm


Nebraska felon arrested in Moberly - krcgtv.com

Nebraska felon arrested in Moberly  krcgtv.com

A wanted felon was arrested Saturday after being located by the Moberly Police Department near Morley St at Union Avenue. Isaiah Patterson, of Omaha, ...

Published on 20 April 2019 | 2:38 pm


Miss Nebraska Pageant Winners Meet - KSNB Local 4

Miss Nebraska Pageant Winners Meet  KSNB Local 4

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (KSNB) - Lesser known pageants have named their queens for Nebraska, with the goal of advocating for minority groups. On Friday ...

Published on 20 April 2019 | 4:02 am


Mansfield man indicted by Nebraska grand jury for interfering with airline crew - The Boston Globe

Mansfield man indicted by Nebraska grand jury for interfering with airline crew  The Boston Globe

A Mansfield man has been indicted by a federal grand jury in Nebraska for allegedly interfering with the flight crew of a Southwest Airlines flight last month, ...

Published on 20 April 2019 | 3:59 am


Nebraska high school track and field leaders | Track - Omaha World-Herald

Nebraska high school track and field leaders | Track  Omaha World-Herald

Nebraska high school track and field leaders through Thursday meets.

Published on 20 April 2019 | 1:17 am


Nebraska lawmakers seek to expand problem-solving courts, a less costly alternative to prison - Omaha World-Herald

Nebraska lawmakers seek to expand problem-solving courts, a less costly alternative to prison  Omaha World-Herald

The yearly cost of supervising someone in a problem-solving court is $2865, compared to an average cost of $38627 for prison, according to state probation ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 10:26 pm


Nebraska plant manager charged in immigration case - WOWT

Nebraska plant manager charged in immigration case  WOWT

The general manager of a northern Nebraska tomato plant is accused of knowingly using a staffing company that supplied workers who were living in the ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 9:04 pm


Early estimates of cattle lost in Nebraska floods were way too high, officials say - Omaha World-Herald

Early estimates of cattle lost in Nebraska floods were way too high, officials say  Omaha World-Herald

U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue had said during a TV interview after the flooding that as many as 1 million calves were lost in Nebraska. That total was ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 8:00 pm


Nearly 150 pounds of Marijuana seized in Nebraska drug busts - KELOLAND TV

Nearly 150 pounds of Marijuana seized in Nebraska drug busts  KELOLAND TV

LINCOLN, Neb. (KELO) -- The evidence is piling up in Nebraska. In less than 24 hours, the state patrol confiscated nearly 150-pounds of weed, along with ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 7:47 pm


Nebraska's 2.8% March jobless rate down over past year - Omaha World-Herald

Nebraska's 2.8% March jobless rate down over past year  Omaha World-Herald

Nebraska's unemployment rate remained unchanged last month at 2.8%, and it's unclear whether any jobs lost to spring floodwaters will markedly change that ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 3:36 pm


Nebraska and Iowa lawmakers respond to release of Mueller report - Omaha World-Herald

Nebraska and Iowa lawmakers respond to release of Mueller report  Omaha World-Herald

World-Herald staff writer Joseph Morton collected responses from Nebraska and Iowa lawmakers on the release of the Mueller report.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 3:00 am


Scott Frost says he expects Nebraska's spring game 'to be sold out for a long time' - Omaha World-Herald

Scott Frost says he expects Nebraska's spring game 'to be sold out for a long time'  Omaha World-Herald

Scott Frost and his coaching staff won't negatively recruit or talk poorly about another school. But the Huskers will show recruits pictures of other spring games ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 1:26 am


Two graduate transfers and a 2020 commit headline Nebraska basketball's visitors this weekend - Omaha World-Herald

Two graduate transfers and a 2020 commit headline Nebraska basketball's visitors this weekend  Omaha World-Herald

Nebraska will host three official visitors this weekend. Two are immediately eligible graduate transfers.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 12:22 am


Top 2020 Nebraska Commit Suffers Torn ACL - The Spun

Top 2020 Nebraska Commit Suffers Torn ACL  The Spun

Nebraska's basketball team got off to a stellar recruiting start in the Class of 2020, landing commitments from two prospects already.

Published on 18 April 2019 | 10:28 pm


JUCO star Mack locks in official visit to Nebraska - Rivals.com

JUCO star Mack locks in official visit to Nebraska  Rivals.com

When assistant coach Matt Abdelmassih joined Fred Hoiberg's staff at Nebraska, many immediately assumed that 2019 junior college star. Cameron Mack.

Published on 18 April 2019 | 5:34 pm


Census: 9 Nebraska counties reach record population highs - 1011now

Census: 9 Nebraska counties reach record population highs  1011now

U.S. Census Bureau data shows that nine Nebraska counties hit record population highs last year.

Published on 18 April 2019 | 3:40 pm


Nebraska reaches new contract with corrections workers, including long-sought longevity raises - Omaha World-Herald

Nebraska reaches new contract with corrections workers, including long-sought longevity raises  Omaha World-Herald

The new contract will grant immediate raises of up to 12.5% for some veteran staff and will give regular "merit raises" as incentives for workers to remain ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 5:00 am


Flooding In Parts Of Nebraska And Iowa Continues To Cause Serious Disruption - NPR

Flooding In Parts Of Nebraska And Iowa Continues To Cause Serious Disruption  NPR

Floods in Nebraska tore out major highways, railroad lines and destroyed levees, in addition to rebuilding homes and businesses, residents of some small towns ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 8:26 pm


Nana Akenten announces he'll transfer from Nebraska basketball program - Omaha World-Herald

Nana Akenten announces he'll transfer from Nebraska basketball program  Omaha World-Herald

LINCOLN — Nana Akenten is transferring from the Nebraska, the sophomore guard announced Wednesday afternoon. That leaves the Huskers with five open ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 7:59 pm


Nebraska advances scaled-back bill aimed at wind energy - 1011now

Nebraska advances scaled-back bill aimed at wind energy  1011now

Nebraska lawmakers have advanced a scaled-back bill that could make it harder to install wind-energy transmission lines on private property if landowners ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 7:39 pm


Nebraska hemp legalization clears first hurdle | News - KMAland

Nebraska hemp legalization clears first hurdle | News  KMAland

(Lincoln) -- A bill to legalize hemp production in Nebraska has cleared a first hurdle. On Monday, the Nebraska Unicameral advanced LB 657 passed the first ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 12:55 pm


Flood notes: Residents of 12 more Nebraska counties may be eligible for assistance - Omaha World-Herald

Flood notes: Residents of 12 more Nebraska counties may be eligible for assistance  Omaha World-Herald

Residents of 12 more Nebraska counties affected by high water and power outages because of the recent floods may be eligible for individual assistance, ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 5:00 am


Husker hat, Arbor Day make the cut in pilot of new Nebraska-themed ABC series 'Bless This Mess' - Omaha World-Herald

Husker hat, Arbor Day make the cut in pilot of new Nebraska-themed ABC series 'Bless This Mess'  Omaha World-Herald

The new series, which debuted tonight and airs at 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays on ABC, follows an urban couple as they try to make a go of it on a farm.

Published on 17 April 2019 | 5:00 am


University of Nebraska system looking for students to participate in serviceship program - 1011now

University of Nebraska system looking for students to participate in serviceship program  1011now

A new program will help Nebraska university students not only make a little summer cash but also give back. Serviceships are being offered this summer where ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 3:20 am


Nebraska baseball opens busy week with shutout loss to Kansas State - Omaha World-Herald

Nebraska baseball opens busy week with shutout loss to Kansas State  Omaha World-Herald

Nebraska put at least one man on base in eight innings but still suffered its first shutout of the season in a 5-0 loss to Kansas State on Tuesday.

Published on 17 April 2019 | 2:40 am


Is springtime finally here to stay in Nebraska? Signs point to yes - Omaha World-Herald

Is springtime finally here to stay in Nebraska? Signs point to yes  Omaha World-Herald

We can still get snow, but it looks like we've finally made the turn,” said Aaron Mangels, a meteorologist at the National Weather *Service* in Hastings.

Published on 16 April 2019 | 5:00 am


Make-A-Wish, YMCA sending 4-year-old Nebraska boy with neuroblastoma to Disney - Omaha World-Herald

Make-A-Wish, YMCA sending 4-year-old Nebraska boy with neuroblastoma to Disney  Omaha World-Herald

Proceeds from the Kearney Family YMCA's Shamrock Shuffle on March 16 raised $7500 toward the trip.

Published on 16 April 2019 | 5:00 am


Industrial hemp could be on its way back in Nebraska - Omaha World-Herald

Industrial hemp could be on its way back in Nebraska  Omaha World-Herald

Despite warnings from some senators, the Legislature gave 37-4 first-round approval to a bill that would legalize industrial hemp and its products, including ...

Published on 16 April 2019 | 2:55 am


Jahkeem Green commit: What does it mean for Nebraska? - Rivals.com

Jahkeem Green commit: What does it mean for Nebraska?  Rivals.com

One of the final pieces of Nebraska's 2019 class is a big one as. Jahkeem Green. RANK. NATIONAL. STATE. POSITION. RANK. | |. CLASS OF. committed to the ...

Published on 16 April 2019 | 2:48 am


Recruiting: Nebraska lands defensive tackle Jahkeem Green as a late add for 2019 class - Omaha World-Herald

Recruiting: Nebraska lands defensive tackle Jahkeem Green as a late add for 2019 class  Omaha World-Herald

LINCOLN — Nebraska's defensive line was already considered a strength heading out of spring camp. The addition of Highland (Kan.) Community College ...

Published on 16 April 2019 | 2:30 am


Is Nebraska Headed for a No-Rules Medical Marijuana Market? - Leafly

Is Nebraska Headed for a No-Rules Medical Marijuana Market?  Leafly

Nebraska advocates warn state legislators: If you don't pass an MMJ law this session, they'll put an Oklahoma-style legalization measure on the ballot.

Published on 15 April 2019 | 9:23 pm


Sheriff's deputy fatally shoots man at northwest Nebraska church - Omaha World-Herald

Sheriff's deputy fatally shoots man at northwest Nebraska church  Omaha World-Herald

The man — later identified as Clarence Leading Fighter, 32 — was a suspect in an assault that had occurred at a separate location less than an hour earlier, the.

Published on 15 April 2019 | 2:04 am


Cut off by washed-out bridges, Nebraska district sets up makeshift school with video classes - Omaha World-Herald

Cut off by washed-out bridges, Nebraska district sets up makeshift school with video classes  Omaha World-Herald

Distance learning, courier deliveries for school papers and projects, and a can-do attitude by staff keeps school in session in isolated town of Silver Creek.

Published on 14 April 2019 | 5:00 am


'One state. One heartbeat': Nebraska's Tunnel Walk recognizes resiliency of state after flooding - Omaha World-Herald

'One state. One heartbeat': Nebraska's Tunnel Walk recognizes resiliency of state after flooding  Omaha World-Herald

"One state. One heartbeat." That was the message in Nebraska's Tunnel Walk video prior to the spring football game.

Published on 13 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Bomb Cyclone' Unleashes New Hardship on Flood-Ravaged Nebraska, Midwest - CBN News

Bomb Cyclone' Unleashes New Hardship on Flood-Ravaged Nebraska, Midwest  CBN News

After being hit by devastating floods from a late winter storm one month ago, Americans in parts of the Midwest are experiencing hardship once again.It seemed ...

Published on 12 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Blizzard shuts down Interstates in western Nebraska; hail, strong winds in southeast - Omaha World-Herald

Blizzard shuts down Interstates in western Nebraska; hail, strong winds in southeast  Omaha World-Herald

The western two-thirds of the state was expected to grapple with blizzard conditions Wednesday evening into Thursday evening, while southeastern Nebraska ...

Published on 11 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Nebraska faces a prison-crowding emergency - Mass incarceration - The Economist

Nebraska faces a prison-crowding emergency - Mass incarceration  The Economist

IN 2015 A prison in Nebraska was taken over by its inmates for several hours. Two were killed before staff regained control. The riot was worsened by the fact ...

Published on 11 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Life-threatening blizzard bears down on Nebraska; I-80 closures in effect - Omaha World-Herald

Life-threatening blizzard bears down on Nebraska; I-80 closures in effect  Omaha World-Herald

A National Weather *Service* meteorologist said the flooding threat is not as severe this time around, though forecasters are watching sections of the Missouri ...

Published on 10 April 2019 | 7:00 am


April 5 is National Nebraska Day! Here are the only acceptable ways to celebrate - Omaha World-Herald

April 5 is National Nebraska Day! Here are the only acceptable ways to celebrate  Omaha World-Herald

April 5 is National Nebraska Day. That illustrious holiday when, blessed by the calendar, the rest of the nation can finally experience The Good Life. Thanks to ...

Published on 5 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Shirts, mugs featuring Nebraska's 'Honestly, it's not for everyone' motto may soon be for sale - Omaha World-Herald

Shirts, mugs featuring Nebraska's 'Honestly, it's not for everyone' motto may soon be for sale  Omaha World-Herald

On Thursday, the Nebraska Legislature gave resounding first-round approval to a bill that would allow the Nebraska Tourism Commission to sell promotional ...

Published on 5 April 2019 | 7:00 am


$100 million price tag to fix Nebraska's flood-damaged highways is a fourth of original estimate - Omaha World-Herald

$100 million price tag to fix Nebraska's flood-damaged highways is a fourth of original estimate  Omaha World-Herald

Of the estimated $100 million in road building and repair costs, the Omaha area faces some $20 million. Thursday, the U.S. Transportation Department ...

Published on 5 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Nebraska's Medicaid expansion plan won't start until late 2020, has two tiers of coverage - Omaha World-Herald

Nebraska's Medicaid expansion plan won't start until late 2020, has two tiers of coverage  Omaha World-Herald

LINCOLN — An estimated 94,000 low-income Nebraskans will have to wait until Oct. 1, 2020, to get the Medicaid coverage approved by voters last year.

Published on 2 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Nebraska Tourism launches spring/summer campaign - 1011now

Nebraska Tourism launches spring/summer campaign  1011now

Nebraska Tourism launched it's spring/summer campaign 'Nebraska. Honestly, it's not for everyone'.

Published on 1 April 2019 | 7:00 am


NU stresses its value to Nebraska's economy during Board of Regents meeting - Omaha World-Herald

NU stresses its value to Nebraska's economy during Board of Regents meeting  Omaha World-Herald

Faculty members and administrators made workforce development presentations, and a consultant valued NU's economic impact on the state at $4.5 billion.

Published on 29 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Flooding, blizzard disrupted the lives of thousands of Nebraska students - Omaha World-Herald

Flooding, blizzard disrupted the lives of thousands of Nebraska students  Omaha World-Herald

All the Nebraska schools closed because of the recent flooding have reopened, state officials said Thursday, but not before disrupting the lives of thousands of ...

Published on 29 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Photos: 'Icebergs' left in wake of Nebraska flooding - Omaha World-Herald

Photos: 'Icebergs' left in wake of Nebraska flooding  Omaha World-Herald

Flooding pushed thousands of pounds of ice across the land around the Niobrara River. Smaller chunks are melting but larger pieces could take months.

Published on 25 March 2019 | 7:00 am


State of Nebraska puts flooding and blizzard into numbers - Omaha World-Herald

State of Nebraska puts flooding and blizzard into numbers  Omaha World-Herald

The State of Nebraska released some numbers Sunday to help quantify the recent flooding and blizzard in the state.

Published on 25 March 2019 | 7:00 am








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