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One injured in Bennington Accident

One person sustained critical injuries Wednesday afternoon in a traffic accident in Bennington. The Omaha World-Herald reports the accident took place just after 1:30. The injured party was tran... Read More

Delgates Selected to Attend the 44th Annual NAYI

The Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) today announced the selection of nearly 190 Nebraska high school juniors and seniors to attend the 44th annual Nebraska Agricultural Youth Institute (NAYI) next week from July 6-10 on the University of Neb... Read More

NU Announces Naming Rights

The soon to be completed University of Nebraska Soccer and Tennis Complex, located on 28 acres directly north of Nebraska Innovation Campus, has officially been named Hibner Stadium and Barbara Hibner Field for soccer and the Sid and Hazel Dillon Ten... Read More

Pockets of Ne, Ks and SD Still in Moderate Drought

A strong ridge over the west and a deep trough over the east dominated the weather this past week. Record high temperatures were recorded over much of the west, with many locations reaching temperatures in the 110 degree range during the week. Th... Read More

Emerson man dies in accident

A grain bin accident claimed the life of a rural Emerson man on Monday. According to the Pender Times, 53-year old Todd Martin was found dead in Thurston County at about 1:00 p.m. The Thurston County Sheriff's Office is in charge of the investi... Read More

NU Names New Soccer And Tennis Facilities

The soon to be completed University of Nebraska Soccer and Tennis Complex, located on 28 acres directly north of Nebraska Innovation Campus, has officially been named Hibner Stadium and Barbara Hibner Field for soccer and the Sid and Hazel Dillon Ten... Read More

Sioux City man formally charged with murder

A 35-year old Sioux City man has been charged with first-degree murder for a fatal stabbing he was allegedly involved in in June. According to the Sioux City Journal, Isack Abdinur is accused of fatally stabbing 43-year old Cornelia Snead in her a... Read More

JBS to Purchase U.S. Cargill Pork Assets

JBS SA, the world's largest meat packer, is buying Cargill Inc's U.S. pork business for $1.45 billion, free of debt, it said in a statement on Wednesday, a deal that would make it one of the largest and most powerful meat companies in the United Stat... Read More

Stormchasers lose to New Orleans

The Omaha Stormchasers lost 2-0 at home to New Orleans Wednesday night. Francisco Pena went 2-3 for Omaha while Brett Eibner was 2-4. The Stormchasers battle New Orleans again Thursday night. First pitch is set for 7:05 p.m. at Werner Park....... Read More

Maine defeats Nebraska in wrestling dual

Maine beat Nebraska 42-26 in the 30th annual Maine Exchange Wrestling Dual near Columbus on Monday. The Nebraska team was comprised of Platte, Butler, and Colfax County athletes. Two of the Nebraska team members were state champions....... Read More

Three Morningside swimmers named Scholar All-Americans

Three Morningside College swimmers were named to the College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Scholar All-America Team. The Mustangs’ Scholar All-Americans are Evelyn Edge, a sophomore from Genoa City, Wis.; Tracy Gates, a sophomo... Read More