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Palm appointed judge
Palm appointed judge

Cass County prosecutor named county judge

Hoiberg, Huskers looking to balanced offense for success in 2022-23

Hoiberg, Huskers looking to balanced offense for success in 2022-23

Husker basketball is looking to end a streak of losing seasons under Fred Hoiberg with another fairly new group this year.

Nebraska readies for Hoosiers by making defensive practice changes, ‘blocking out noise’

Nebraska readies for Hoosiers by making defensive practice changes, ‘blocking out noise’

The Huskers are back to work, preparing for Saturday night’s homecoming tilt with Indiana.

Retired colonel from Nebraska rides his bike across the country to honor his lost soldiers

Retired colonel from Nebraska rides his bike across the country to honor his lost soldiers

A Nebraska man is headed to Arlington National Cemetery to honor fallen troops, and he’s getting there on his bicycle.

Iron door returned to Union jail with apology

Iron door returned to Union jail with apology

Officials at the southeast Nebraska village of Union were flabbergasted that someone would steal the iron door from their historic jail and were surprised again when it was returned

Metro official's stormy summer ends quietly

Metro official's stormy summer ends quietly

Protection order against city councilwoman has not been refiled.

North and South Omaha await big decisions on $335 million

North and South Omaha await big decisions on $335 million

Various projects await approval.

Men convicted in Dawson, Lancaster Counties go missing from CCC-O

Men convicted in Dawson, Lancaster Counties go missing from CCC-O

Two inmates have gone missing from a correctional facility in Omaha.

Peru's new grocery store puts focus on 'community'

Peru's new grocery store puts focus on 'community'

Family-owned grocery store that made headlines during the pandemic opens second location in Peru

Slama discusses voter ID ahead of November ballot

Slama discusses voter ID ahead of November ballot

With voter ID now on Nebraska's November ballot, one senator was in northeast Nebraska urging its approval. 

Trixie Sue debuts where trucks are best modified

Trixie Sue debuts where trucks are best modified

Family traditions underpin AppleJack car show

Joseph talks Chinander, changes, confirms Allen out for season

Joseph talks Chinander, changes, confirms Allen out for season

It may be a bye week for Nebraska, but there was no shortage of talking points at Mickey Joseph’s Tuesday press conference.

NCN interview finds Democrat Vargas keeping Biden at arm’s length

NCN interview finds Democrat Vargas keeping Biden at arm’s length

Vargas and GOP Congressman Don Bacon are in a tight race this November

Ricketts pushing voter ID after mom bankrolled effort

Ricketts pushing voter ID after mom bankrolled effort

Marlene Ricketts contributed at least $376,000 to a statewide petition drive.

OU fans reflect on Casey Thompson at Nebraska, changes to both programs

OU fans reflect on Casey Thompson at Nebraska, changes to both programs

A lot has changed in the world of college football since it was announced Oklahoma and Nebraska would play one another in back to back years five years ago.

Defensive Coordinator Erik Chinander relieved of duties by Joseph

Defensive Coordinator Erik Chinander relieved of duties by Joseph

Nebraska interim Head Coach Mickey Joseph has relieved defensive coordinator Erik Chinander of his duties. 

HIGHLIGHTS: Oklahoma pounds Nebraska 49-14

HIGHLIGHTS: Oklahoma pounds Nebraska 49-14

A day that started with widespread optimism, did not end the way the Huskers had hoped as Oklahoma dominates Nebraska 49-14.

Westbury residents calling for help amidst upheaval

Westbury residents calling for help amidst upheaval

After fire evacuation, management upheaval and ongoing displacement, residents complain of bullying and being voiceless

NSP keeps fans safe, work long hours on Husker game days

NSP keeps fans safe, work long hours on Husker game days

An important part of the game day tradition at Memorial Stadium is keeping fans safe and that’s exactly the goal of the Nebraska State Patrol.

Ex-Kansas police detective charged with preying on women

Ex-Kansas police detective charged with preying on women

A former Kansas City, Kansas, police detective who has long been accused of sexually preying on Black women during criminal investigations was indicted Thursday on charges that he sexually abused two women, the FBI said.

If it exists at all, Talmage Fire Board in disarray

If it exists at all, Talmage Fire Board in disarray

New fire board election scheduled Sept. 28

State: 40% of NE taxpayers leaving money on the table

State: 40% of NE taxpayers leaving money on the table

A relatively new tax credit is going unclaimed to the tune of more than $200 million.

Watchdog group: Lawmakers broke public's trust

Watchdog group: Lawmakers broke public's trust

A climb to the top of Mt. Kilimanjaro finds Common Cause Nebraska at odds with five state senators.

Interim HC Mickey Joseph focused on Oklahoma, players in first week

Interim HC Mickey Joseph focused on Oklahoma, players in first week

It’s a new era for Husker football. Scott Frost is out as head coach, Mickey Joseph in as interim head coach.

‘This place will always be bigger than one person’: Alberts talks Frost firing, future of Husker football

‘This place will always be bigger than one person’: Alberts talks Frost firing, future of Husker football

Trev Alberts called it a tough and sad day, that being the firing of head coach Scott Frost on Sunday

HIGHLIGHTS: Georgia Southern tops Nebraska 45-42

HIGHLIGHTS: Georgia Southern tops Nebraska 45-42

Nebraska fell to Georgia Southern 45-42 on Saturday night in Lincoln. 

Bacon ad raising questions

Bacon ad raising questions

Can you have a vote both ways?

Drought continues in Missouri River basin

Drought continues in Missouri River basin

River meeting at Nebraska City scheduled Oct. 26

Mower Mayhem covers 30 miles on a tankful

Mower Mayhem covers 30 miles on a tankful

Nebraska City man wins lawn mower

9-11 tribute once again graces Omaha's Memorial Park

9-11 tribute once again graces Omaha's Memorial Park

Omaha's Rotary Club plants 2,977 flags for viewing until September 12.

Husker volleyball readies for #17 Creighton

Husker volleyball readies for #17 Creighton

Nebraska Volleyball has yet to lose a match, or even a set in 2022, but they face their toughest test to date this Wednesday.

Voter ID, minimum wage make ballot

Voter ID, minimum wage make ballot

Both drives had paid petition circulators.
Ricketts' mom bankrolled Voter ID

Frost, Huskers see improvement in run game, room for improvement in tackling

Frost, Huskers see improvement in run game, room for improvement in tackling

After Nebraska's 38-17 win over North Dakota on Saturday head coach Scott Frost and the Huskers had time to reflect on the win.

Slama, Herbster court case moving to October

Slama, Herbster court case moving to October

A contentious court case involving two Nebraska politicians that had been scheduled for this week is moving back a month.

Lincoln, Memorial Stadium impress large group of UND fans

Lincoln, Memorial Stadium impress large group of UND fans

On Saturday, Nebraska hosted North Dakota in their 2022 home opener and a large group of Fighting Hawks faithful made the trip to Lincoln.

Waverly QB Trey Jackson after 28-21 win

Waverly QB Trey Jackson after 28-21 win

After a big game against Beatrice, Trey Jackson talks about the 28-21 win

Reed Manstedt on 28-21 win

Reed Manstedt on 28-21 win

Waverly head coach Reed Manstedt discusses 28-21 win over Beatrice

HIGHLIGHTS: Waverly tops Beatrice 28-21

HIGHLIGHTS: Waverly tops Beatrice 28-21

The Waverly Vikings improved to 1-1 while Beatrice starts the year 0-2. 

Chief: Officer followed 'department's policy' when firing fatal shot

Chief: Officer followed 'department's policy' when firing fatal shot

Police tell us the body-worn-camera video would not be released prior to a grand jury investigation.

Champion trees rollick at Arbor Lodge

Champion trees rollick at Arbor Lodge

Foresters re-measure state's champion trees

WSC, Creighton announce nursing partnership in Grand Island

WSC, Creighton announce nursing partnership in Grand Island

A pair of Nebraska colleges discussed a new partnership earlier this week. at Grand Island City Hall.

Key Legislative race takes step forward

Key Legislative race takes step forward

Republican Kathleen Kauth and Democrat Tim Royers are both one step closer to the November ballot.

McCollister blasts Kleine, backs Pantos in race for Douglas County Attorney

McCollister blasts Kleine, backs Pantos in race for Douglas County Attorney

McCollister, a Republican, is best known for his criticism of former President Donald Trump.

Stothert: Council trying to stir up criticism about her travel

Stothert: Council trying to stir up criticism about her travel

With reports that Omaha's mayor has been out of town 84 days in the last year, Stothert is pushing back.

School choice proponents push back at teachers' union ad campaign

School choice proponents push back at teachers' union ad campaign

Keeping money for public schools away from private schools continues to be a statewide fight.

Bomb Threat at Plattsmouth High School Tuesday morning

Bomb Threat at Plattsmouth High School Tuesday morning

The Plattsmouth Police Department responded to an incident at the high school Tuesday morning. 

Mayor's 84 days away dominates city council squabble

Mayor's 84 days away dominates city council squabble

Do those 84 days away matter? You be the judge.

45-year-old death row inmate convicted of two murders dies in prison

45-year-old death row inmate convicted of two murders dies in prison

A 45-year-old southeast Nebraska inmate has died in custody, according to officials at the Tecumseh State Correctional Institution.

Pumpkin grower paddles the river to set world's record

Pumpkin grower paddles the river to set world's record

Hansen navigates with 800-pound pumpkin on the Missouri River

More stolen guns, same store

More stolen guns, same store

The latest video, from two separate cameras, finds some 30 guns and at least one long rifle taken in less than a minute.

Ponca man sentenced for attempting to have sex with 15-year-old

Ponca man sentenced for attempting to have sex with 15-year-old

A northeast Nebraska man has been sentenced after being convicted of charges related to his attempts to have sex with an underage girl.

Louisville floating playground closed for the season due to damage

Louisville floating playground closed for the season due to damage

The floating playground at Louisville State Recreation Area will not reopen for the season after the inflatables sustained damage during an incident in mid-August.

Southeast Nebraska rivals 'wrap their arms' around family of teacher, coach killed in hunting accident

Southeast Nebraska rivals 'wrap their arms' around family of teacher, coach killed in hunting accident

A pair of southeast Nebraska rivals came together on Friday night to honor a former teacher and coach.

Romeo subject of $10K reward in murder, robbery

Romeo subject of $10K reward in murder, robbery

Romeo Chambers is six-feet-two, 165 pounds with a distinctive tattoo: It's the Boston Red Sox letter "B" on his forehead.

NSEA pushing back against school choice

NSEA pushing back against school choice

 It’s part of a statewide push known as “Public School Proud.”

NE Marine remembered for a debt America 'can never repay'

NE Marine remembered for a debt America 'can never repay'

23-year-old Cpl. Daegan Page, and 12 other members of the military were killed during a suicide bombing at the Afghan airport one year ago.

Talmage recasts fire board

Talmage recasts fire board

Four of five board members replaced as townsfolk crowd into fire hall

Frog season in full swing in eastern Nebraska

Frog season in full swing in eastern Nebraska

In a state with a lot of outdoor summer activities one that may seem overlooked is frogging — it’s exactly what it sounds like: fishing for frogs.

Herbster back in political saddle, armed with pledges

Herbster back in political saddle, armed with pledges

Herbster came in second in the May GOP Primary to Jim Pillen, a race widely described as the nastiest in state history.

$10 million security upgrade at Omaha arena 'progressing quickly'

$10 million security upgrade at Omaha arena 'progressing quickly'

The project is aimed at keeping cars and trucks away from pedestrians.

Ligouri recognized as fierce, prepared in public service

Ligouri recognized as fierce, prepared in public service

Nemaha County attorney prepares retirement from prosecutor's office

Sheriff: License plate watching cameras lacked votes

Sheriff: License plate watching cameras lacked votes

The sheriff said the cameras were to stop crime and not to keep an eye on drivers, but Big Brother concerns were widespread.

Councilman votes in 'error', revote next week on Stothert's pet charter change

Councilman votes in 'error', revote next week on Stothert's pet charter change

When Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert is out of town, mostly out of the state, she’s no longer in charge.

10 more road-watching cameras in Metro a no-go

10 more road-watching cameras in Metro a no-go

The sheriff said the cameras were to stop crime and not to keep an eye on drivers.

Metro gas prices dip below $3.50

Metro gas prices dip below $3.50

In April the price peaked at nearly four-dollars-and-75 cents a gallon.