Washington D.C. – Nebraska Senator Ben Sasse took to Twitter on Thanksgiving to share some Husker football facts with Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley. Hey @chuckgrassley: No 11-0 #Iowa team has ever beaten #Huskers. #history. Consider perfect season dead. #GBR (but happy T’giving 2 Barbara) — Ben Sasse (@BenSasse) November 26, 2015 Hey @chuckgrasssley: #Heisman trophies in […]

OMAHA – A Bennington, Nebraska, teenager will be honored Friday, November 27, for her brave efforts to quickly resuscitate a six year old boy who had been swimming in a pool. Kassee Jones will be recognized as Nebraska’s 2015 “citizen hero” during halftime of the Hy-Vee Heroes Game this Friday, when the Nebraska Cornhuskers take on […]

Washington D.C. – Nebraska Senator Deb Fischer used her weekly column to wish Nebraskans a happy Thanksgiving, and recorded a video message to the citizens of her home state. “It’s hard to believe that another year has almost come and gone. Nebraskans, and all Americans, have a lot on their minds as we head into […]

LINCOLN – And then there were two teams remaining in each of the six Nebraska High School Football playoff classes. Starting the morning off today at 10:45 a.m. in Class D1 action #1 BDS (Bruning-Davenport/Shickley) will square off with #4 Burwell. Following at 2:45 p.m. in the Class D2 State Title game, #1 CWC (Chambers/Wheeler […]

NORFOLK, NE — Wednesday the Nebraska State Patrol honored a Meadow Grove man with the Nebraska State Patrol Seat Belt Survivor Award. Gregory Greve was driving westbound on Highway 275 near Norfolk when a driver heading south on 49th street blew through a stop sign and struck Greave’s car on the passenger side, sending both […]

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The developer of the Keystone XL pipeline has withdrawn its application for route approval through Nebraska, but a spokesman says the Canadian company reserves the right to reapply. TransCanada made the announcement Wednesday, a day before it was scheduled to appear before the Nebraska Public Service Commission for a planning conference. […]

LINCOLN – On Tuesday, Governor Pete Ricketts and Major General Daryl Bohac announced the first major restructuring of the Nebraska Army National Guard in 20 years.  Nearly one in three Nebraska Army National Guard Soldiers will be affected by the changes which include an expansion of missions led by the Nebraska Army National Guard in Central […]

IMPERIAL, NE – While the eastern part of Nebraska will mainly see rain showers with a few snow flakes mixed in, southwest Nebraska could see 7 to 13 inches of snow through tonight (Tuesday). The National Weather Service in North Platte has issued a Blizzard Warning for Dundy, Chase, Perkins, Hayes, Hitchcock and Lincoln Counties. This […]