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Crews contained gas spill in Omaha suburb, official says

BENNINGTON, Neb. (AP) _ Crews have contained a gasoline spill estimated at 1,0 gallons from a truck filling up a tank at a convenience store in the northwest Omaha suburb of Bennington. The spill o... Read More

Wreck reported in Albion

A two-vehicle wreck occurred early Sunday afternoon in Albion, and a single vehicle was overturned. According to the Albion News, both drivers were taken to Boone County Health Center. Both vehicles reportedly sustained a lot of damage....... Read More

(Video) Ott Takes Center Stage In Chicago

Its been quite a ride for Nebraska native Drew Ott and the Iowa Hawkeyes. The former all stater from Giltner High school has been a difference maker at defensive end the last three years for the Hawkeyes. Ott was one the three players that Iowa took ... Read More

Registration for International Master Gardener Conference Opens

The biennial International Master Gardener Conference will be held at the Mid-America Center in Council Bluffs on Sept. 22-25. Co-hosted by Nebraska Extension and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, this year’s theme is “Horticultural H... Read More

Iowa State-Iowa Men’s Basketball Game Moved To Dec. 10

AMES, Iowa – The Iowa Corn Cy-Hawk Series men’s basketball game between Iowa State and Iowa at Hilton Coliseum has been moved to Thursday, Dec. 10 to accommodate national television. The start time and network will be announced at a later date. ... Read More

Ott Named to Big Ten Players to Watch List

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- University of Iowa senior defensive end Drew Ott has been named to the 2015 football preseason Big Ten Players to Watch List. The announcement was made by the Big Ten Conference on Thursday. A select media panel voted for the top f... Read More

Charger Men's Basketball Receives Team Academic Excellence Award

The Briar Cliff men's basketball team was one of more than 175 men's basketball teams that received the 2014-15 National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Team Academic Excellence Award. In order to earn a NABC Team Academic Excellence Awa... Read More

Reed, Murry Named to 2014-15 NABC Honors Court

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The National Association of Basketball Coaches released its 2014-15 NABC Honors Court on Thursday, and the list includes Omaha men's basketball student-athletes Randy Reed II and Rylan Murry, who excelled in the classroom last sea... Read More

Groselle and Connealy Land on NABC Honors Court

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Two members of the 2014-15 Creighton men's basketball team have been named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches Honors Court, as the NABC honored Geoffrey Groselle and Gabriel Connealy. The NABC Honors Court recogn... Read More

Iowa woman dies from injuries sustained in Nebraska crash

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities say an Iowa woman has died from injuries  sustained in a car crash in Nebraska. The Omaha Police Department said Tuesday that 26-year-old Kyleigh A Parrish, of  Council Bluffs, died from injuries sustained in a Fri... Read More

Pawnee Plunge to be open extra days

Columbus's Pawnee Park Plunge Water Park will be open an extra four weekends due to opening late this summer. The Columbus Telegram reports the Plunge will be open on Saturdays and Sundays, plus Labor Day from 12:00-6:00 p.m. The Plunge was sch... Read More