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North Platte events receive grant awards
North Platte events receive grant awards

A southwestern Nebraska tourism organization has announced over $60,000 worth of grants intended to support community events.

NGPC celebrating 25th anniversary of Aquatic Habitat Program

NGPC celebrating 25th anniversary of Aquatic Habitat Program

The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission is celebrating 25 years of using permits for better habitat.

York woman found dead, suspect in custody

York woman found dead, suspect in custody

A York woman was killed in a shooting Monday night.

Nebraska sees rise in high school referees for 2023

Nebraska sees rise in high school referees for 2023

In December of 2021, the NSAA reported a 15-20% decrease in officials since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Turnovers doom short handed Huskers against red hot Wildcats

Turnovers doom short handed Huskers against red hot Wildcats

LINCOLN - Nebraska knew they'd be in for a challenge with an impressive Northwestern team visiting Lincoln on Wednesday night.

Multiple Kansas sheriff's deputies shot in officer-involved shooting

Multiple Kansas sheriff's deputies shot in officer-involved shooting

FORD COUNTY, KS — An investigation is underway after three sheriff's deputies from two southwest Kansas counties were shot while responding to an incident on Monday.

AG Hilgers, statewide agencies promote human trafficking awareness in January

AG Hilgers, statewide agencies promote human trafficking awareness in January

Human Trafficking is defined as "the unlawful act of transporting or coercing people in order to benefit from their work or service."

Nebraska American Legion department commander and other members censured

Nebraska American Legion department commander and other members censured

The American Legion in Nebraska has issued a public censure against its acting department commander and other members.

Saline County sees success in their latest drunk driving campaign

Saline County sees success in their latest drunk driving campaign

During the enforcement period, the Saline County Sheriff’s Office responded to 4 accidents.  No fatalities or serious injuries were reported and none of the reported accidents were alcohol related. 

O'Neill surfaces buried under mountain of snow

O'Neill surfaces buried under mountain of snow

An O'Neill resident measured about 30 inches of snow in their driveway Tuesday, though those measurements can be affected by wind and build-up.

Nebraska stifles Iowa with tough defense, beat rival 66-50

Nebraska stifles Iowa with tough defense, beat rival 66-50

Nebraska was swept by Iowa last year, but that won't be the case this season. 

Nance County man arrested after allegedly threatening to harm family

Nance County man arrested after allegedly threatening to harm family

A Nance County man was arrested after allegedly threatening his family while on parole. 

Snowmobile employed to deliver penicillin to sick child in Sandhills

Snowmobile employed to deliver penicillin to sick child in Sandhills

With snow drifts blocking local highways, residents of the Sandhills village of Cody were forced to use a snowmobile Friday to deliver penicillin to a sick child stuck at a local ranch.

Hickman Man In Jail After Stalking Charges

Hickman Man In Jail After Stalking Charges

LINCOLN - 45 year old, Jefferey Dieken of Hickman was arrested Tuesday after a woman from Waverly claims he was stalking her for several days. Dieken was charged Thursday with felony stalking after police records say he allegedly followed a Waverly woman

Columbus native, former Husker linebacker Hausmann to transfer to Michigan

Columbus native, former Husker linebacker Hausmann to transfer to Michigan

Ernest Hausmann has announced his future plans. 

Game and Parks points to widespread drought as factor in decrease of deer harvest numbers

Game and Parks points to widespread drought as factor in decrease of deer harvest numbers

As the deer season nears its end, the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission is taking a closer look at deer harvest data.

Winter weather continuing to force closures, halting traffic

Winter weather continuing to force closures, halting traffic

The winter weather continues to have an effect on travel in western Nebraska, with I-80 and Highway 30 still shut down for major portions.