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 Council Bluffs dad, son killed in semi crash in Connecticut

STONINGTON, Conn. (AP) - Authorities say a man and his young son from Council Bluffs, Iowa, were killed Monday night in a semitrailer truck crash on Interstate 95 in Stonington, Connecticut. ... Read More

AK-47 Bandit strikes again

It is believed the AK-47 Bandit struck again; this time in Mason City, Iowa. On Tuesday, July 28, 2015, at approximately 9:55 a.m. the Heartland Community Credit Union at 1602 S. Monroe Avenue was robbed. The lone male suspect was described as a whit... Read More

BCU Basketball Golf Outing Slated for August

The Briar Cliff men's and women's basketball programs will be hosting their annual golf outing on August 7th, 2015. The event is for all alumni, supporters, coaches, family and friends of the Charger basketball teams. All the proceeds from the outing... Read More

Registrations being accepted for WSC baseball camp

Registrations are being accepted for the 16th annual Wayne State College All-Star Baseball Camp on Friday, August 7 at the Pete Chapman Baseball Complex on the campus of Wayne State College in Wayne, Nebraska.  This camp will feature premier tal... Read More

Antelope County Fair kicks off

The Antelope County Fair is underway. The Norfolk Daily News reports Thursday activities include a 4-H/FFA Dairy show at 1:00 p.m., and a 4-H/FFA Horse show at 2:30 p.m. There are numerous animal shows going on throughout the day on Friday, inc... Read More

Omaha Men’s Tennis Adds Two to 2015 Recruiting Class

OMAHA, Neb. – Omaha men’s tennis coach Tyson Thomas announced the additions of Sean Padios and Alex Woodward to the 2015 Maverick recruiting class on Wednesday. The duo recently signed their National Letters of Intent to play for UNO and join a c... Read More

Mavs Unveil 2015 Volleyball Schedule, Ticket Plans

OMAHA, Neb. -- Season tickets for the 2015 Omaha volleyball season are on sale now, head coach Rose Shires announced Tuesday, along with the Mavericks’ complete 2015 season schedule. Season-ticket packages are available for $70 per person for ge... Read More

Wildcat volleyball awarded 10th straight AVCA Team Academic Award

The Wayne State College volleyball team was awarded the AVCA (American Volleyball Coaches Association) Team Academic Award Wednesday afternoon for the 2014-15 season. The Wildcats recorded a team cumulative grade point average of 3.78 during the 2014... Read More


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Nebraska Wheat Crop Report - July 29

For the week ending July 26, 2015, Nebraska experienced near normal temperatures throughout the state, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Portions of the southeast received up to 4 inches of rain, while the rest of th... Read More

AG Schmidt asks EPA to delay ‘Waters of the U.S.’ rule pending judicial review

Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt yesterday joined 28 other attorneys general in asking the Environmental Protection Agency to delay the August 28 implementation of the final regulation regarding the “Clean Water Rule: Definition of Waters of t... Read More