Lincoln, NE – October 10, 2018 – Two months without a jackpot winner has grown the Mega Millions jackpot to a record level. Because of the high jackpot, the Nebraska Lottery reminds customers to play responsibly.
LINCOLN – The Nebraska Corn Growers Association and the Nebraska Soybean Association are pleased to announce that applications are now open for the 2019 Corn and Soy Ambassador Program. The Corn and Soy Ambassador Program is a year long program for college students who are interested in lear…
LINCOLN — In light of recent events reported in the news related to allegations of abuse by members of the clergy and other persons in positions of authority, the Nebraska Attorney General’s Office is issuing this important reminder to all Nebraskans. The Attorney General’s Office is committ…
LINCOLN — Convicted murderer Carey Dean Moore was declared dead Tuesday after Nebraska carried out its first execution since 1997.
KEARNEY — Nebraska State Patrol troopers chased one of their own cars during a 30-mile pursuit Wednesday that left the female suspect, believed to have stolen the car, driving on four rims.
Husker coach Scott Frost's home in Lincoln was burglarized over the weekend, and an estimated $165,000 in athletic memorabilia was stolen, Lincoln police said Monday.
The agreement provides Lee with flexibility to implement revenue initiatives and business transformation consistent with how it manages its own newspaper and digital operations in 49 markets.
LINCOLN, NE – How prepared is Nebraska to respond to health emergencies? According to the 2018 National Health Security Preparedness Index, released by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) on Tuesday, Nebraska’s overall preparedness level standing is at 7.5 on a 10-point scale, signific…
GRAND ISLAND — Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) have seized more than 1,850 pounds of marijuana and other drugs during a traffic stop on Highway 81 in Fillmore County.
Younkers stores will close after a judge on Wednesday approved a sale of the retailer’s parent company to liquidators who intend to sell off inventory and then shut the doors.
LINCOLN – Wednesday, Governor Pete Ricketts signed a new measure aimed at opioid abuse prevention into law. LB 931 provides new requirements for opiate and controlled substance prescriptions distributed in the State of Nebraska.
LINCOLN — Nebraska lawmakers gave swift first-round approval Wednesday to a bill allowing a 5 mph boost in speed limits on state highways and expressways, but not Interstate 80.
OMAHA — The woman accused of fatally stabbing her fiancé after her sister’s wedding will not face criminal charges, Douglas County Attorney Don Kleine decided Wednesday.
The Nebraska Tourism Commission is pleased to announce the stops that will be part of the 2018 Nebraska Passport. The Passport inspires Nebraskans and tourists to travel the state collecting stamps to earn prizes, while also supporting Nebraska’s tourism destinations. In 2017 a record-settin…
LINCOLN — Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) arrested multiple people, took more than 10 pounds of controlled substances off the street and recovered a stolen car during multiple traffic stops this past weekend.
FREMONT — "She is showing up to do her job and bring comfort to a really hurting community," said Dawn Gilfry, one of Katie's three volunteer handlers, ahead of the students return to school.
BELLEVUE — A Bellevue West High School student accused of threatening other students has been charged with making terroristic threats and possessing an explosive device.
GRAND ISLAND — Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol have arrested four people, recovered a stolen gun, and seized several pounds of marijuana during a traffic stop on Interstate 80 near Wood River.
LINCOLN — Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol have arrested three people and seized more than 200 pounds of marijuana during two traffic stops on Interstate 80 near Lincoln.
OMAHA — Think Whole Person Healthcare announced today that Chief Medical Officer Joseph Miller, MD, FAAFP has been appointed to the Quality and Practice Commission of the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP). Dr. Miller is one of just 16 family physicians nationally selected to serve…
OVERTON — Seven-year-old Camden Blythe was looking through the World Vision magazine in December when he read about raising money to build a ger in Mongolia.
Nebraska’s cattle industry accelerated in 2017, boosted by low feed costs, but uncertainty about foreign trade remains a threat, according to reports out Wednesday.
LINCOLN — In his latest phone call from prison, convicted felon Aubrey Trail said Monday night that he suffocated Lincoln clerk Sydney Loofe, but says the death was accidental.
LINCOLN — In his latest version of events, a man considered a person of interest in the death of Sydney Loofe said Wednesday night that he, and he alone, was responsible for the 24-year-old Lincoln woman's death.
LINCOLN — Two percent of Nebraska’s corn and 3 percent of soybeans had been harvested as of Sunday, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service.
The Nebraska Attorney General’s Consumer Protection Division is warning over 700,000 Nebraska consumers who may by impacted by the massive security breach at Equifax, Inc. to take steps to protect their identities. On July 29, 2017, Equifax discovered that hackers had exploited a vulnerabili…
FORT MORGAN, COLO. August 18 — The communities along the path of totality in Nebraska are bracing for the influx of hundreds of thousands of solar eclipse chasers and the strain on local phone networks and Viaero Wireless is doing our part to make sure that everyone stays connected.
SIDNEY, Neb. — After nearly two years of uncertainty, people here finally have a clear picture — but one that doesn’t include the corporate flag of hometown retailer Cabela’s.
Columbia, Mo. — Megan Fales, Shelter Insurance Companies agent at Cozad, Nebraska, has been honored as the company's top agent in Nebraska based on overall agency operation in 2016.
FORT BENNING, Ga. — Imagine an extremely physical competition that lasts for over 60 continuous hours, requiring competitors to travel nearly 100 miles on foot – at times carrying up to 80 pounds of equipment – without any scheduled sleep and a limited food supply.
KEARNEY — Derek Payton’s acquittal sends a message to law enforcement officers everywhere that they can do their jobs as they have been trained without being fearful of criminal prosecution, Payton’s defense attorney said.
KEARNEY — The man Derek Payton wounded told a jury this afternoon (Tuesday) that Payton shot him once as he stood outside his car at Johnson Lawn and Landscaping.