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Huskers face short week, Joseph talks defense, brief benching of Thompson
Huskers face short week, Joseph talks defense, brief benching of Thompson

The Huskers talked about the wide open Big Ten West, defense, and the decision to briefly bench Casey Thompson.

HIGHLIGHTS: Huskers top IU 35-21

HIGHLIGHTS: Huskers top IU 35-21

A back and forth affair ended in favor of the Huskers, getting Mickey Joseph his first win as interim head coach, as Nebraska knocks off Indiana 35-21.

A rivalry night to remember: Haymakers conquer Swedes 33-26 in OT Thriller

A rivalry night to remember: Haymakers conquer Swedes 33-26 in OT Thriller

In a yearly rivalry that dates back to the 1960s, the Cozad Haymakers and the Gothenburg Swedes battled Friday night.

Team Jack Radiothon draws in listeners, important funds

Team Jack Radiothon draws in listeners, important funds

The Team Jack Radio-thon took place Thursday, rallying support from stations across Nebraska.

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.

WSC unanimous #1 team, UNK moves up to #6 in NCAA Division II volleyball rankings

WSC unanimous #1 team, UNK moves up to #6 in NCAA Division II volleyball rankings

The Wayne State College volleyball team has strengthened its hold on the top spot in the NCAA Division II rankings, while the Wildcats' in-state rival UNK remains close behind at No. 6.

Wreaths Across America reaches out to North Platte community for help

Wreaths Across America reaches out to North Platte community for help

Wreaths Across America is starting to gear up for their holiday season and they're asking the public for help. 

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.

36 new citizens from 18 countries welcomed during ceremony at historic Nebraska school

36 new citizens from 18 countries welcomed during ceremony at historic Nebraska school

A total of 36 new U.S. citizens from 18 countries celebrated their newly minted citizenship at a historic building last week.

Ethics board keeps 'action' secret on complaint against Noem

Ethics board keeps 'action' secret on complaint against Noem

A South Dakota ethics board is keeping it a secret what action it took after finding there was evidence Gov. Kristi Noem improperly intervened in her daughter’s application for a real estate appraiser license.

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.

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.

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.

Cather Childhood Home under restoration for first time in 60 years

Cather Childhood Home under restoration for first time in 60 years

One of Nebraska’s biggest cultural attractions is getting a bit of a make over.

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.

Gov. Kristi Noem's activity to be limited after back surgery

Gov. Kristi Noem's activity to be limited after back surgery

South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem has disclosed that she recently underwent back surgery to treat an injury impacting her spine.

‘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. 

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.

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.

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.

New herd, same result: Cozad Haymakers stampeded by Central City Bison 49-14

New herd, same result: Cozad Haymakers stampeded by Central City Bison 49-14

Friday night the Cozad Haymakers fell to 0-2 with a blowout loss to the Central City Bison.

North Platte PD: Potential threat unable to be corroborated

North Platte PD: Potential threat unable to be corroborated

The North Platte Police Department said Friday that it could not corroborate an alleged threat made toward Adams Middle School.

Bison stampede over Haymakers in 2022 home opener 34-7

Bison stampede over Haymakers in 2022 home opener 34-7

The McCook Bison earned their first win of the 2022 high school football season Friday, beating the Cozad Haymakers by a score of 34-7.

Haymakers looking to get back into the playoff hunt after disappointing end to 2021

Haymakers looking to get back into the playoff hunt after disappointing end to 2021

The Cozad Haymakers have hit the ground running and have begun to prepare to improve on last year's 5-4 record.

Authorities believe medical issue is the cause of fatal ATV crash near Stapleton

Authorities believe medical issue is the cause of fatal ATV crash near Stapleton

A North Platte man is dead following an ATV accident.

Grant native recognized as one of top young coaches in Texas

Grant native recognized as one of top young coaches in Texas

A western Nebraska native is being recognized as one of the top football coaches in a state rich with talent.

North Platte man accused of biting son, wife accused of false reporting

North Platte man accused of biting son, wife accused of false reporting

Two parents are facing charges after one of them allegedly bit their seven-month-old child.

Surprise truck inspections held in York County

Surprise truck inspections held in York County

Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol Carrier Enforcement Division conducted surprise commercial vehicle inspections today in York and the surrounding area in York County.

Lexington teen creates books for nonverbal children, awarded highest Girl Scout honor

Lexington teen creates books for nonverbal children, awarded highest Girl Scout honor

A central Nebraska girl has proved you can still be a teenager and author books -- and that you can do it quite creatively, too.

NCHS announces new board members

NCHS announces new board members

A Nebraska-based organization providing family and adoption services has added four new board members to its team.

Kracl, Klein named nominees for county judge vacancy

Kracl, Klein named nominees for county judge vacancy

Two nominees have been named for a judicial position in east central Nebraska.

Homes saved after fire threatens structures near North Platte

Homes saved after fire threatens structures near North Platte

A grass fire threatened several homes near North Platte on Tuesday.

Troopers arrest driver after wrong-way pursuit on I-80 near North Platte

Troopers arrest driver after wrong-way pursuit on I-80 near North Platte

Two people arrested after fleeing from a disturbance and a vehicle pursuit in Lincoln County.

Veteran pushing marijuana petition for PTSD treatment

Veteran pushing marijuana petition for PTSD treatment

A veteran in Grand Island is encouraging people to sign the Nebraskans for Medical Marijuana petition by the end of July 6, its last day.

10-year-old boy killed in York hotel roof collapse identified

10-year-old boy killed in York hotel roof collapse identified

A 10-year-old boy killed in a roof collapse at a York hotel has been identified.

Infant found with symptoms similar to 'wartime prisoners'

Infant found with symptoms similar to 'wartime prisoners'

A couple in North Platte faces charges after their infant son was found to be severely malnourished.

Northeast Nebraska journalist receives national award

Northeast Nebraska journalist receives national award

LuAnn Schindler, who publishes the Summerland Advocate-Messenger, was honored with a national award over the weekend.

PCSO commends deputy for help in fire

PCSO commends deputy for help in fire

Pennington County Sheriff's Deputy Chris Lindquist lends a hand during a fire at the Cactus Bar in Wall.

Special elk depredation season designated in southwest Nebraska

Special elk depredation season designated in southwest Nebraska

A special elk depredation season has been ordered for July in a portion of southwest Nebraska because of excessive crop damage caused by elk.

Man runs 163 miles to raise awareness about Multiple Sclerosis

Man runs 163 miles to raise awareness about Multiple Sclerosis

163 miles in six days, that’s what it took Eric Henrich to run from Holdredge, Nebraska to Lincoln Northeast High School.

Mountain lion season approved in Nebraska for 2023

Mountain lion season approved in Nebraska for 2023

The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission approved staff recommendations for 2023 mountain lion season at its June 17 meeting in Lexington.

Campbell man indicted on federal drug charges

Campbell man indicted on federal drug charges

A south-central Nebraska man is facing federal drug and weapon charges. 

CCC’s internship program could prove beneficial to Hall County Corrections

CCC’s internship program could prove beneficial to Hall County Corrections

Students of Central Community College are working at the Hall County Corrections for the first time as part of an internship.

Hershey, Neb. native crowned Miss Teen Rodeo Nebraska

Hershey, Neb. native crowned Miss Teen Rodeo Nebraska

After three days of competition, Nebraska has a new Miss Teen Rodeo.

DHHS talks Elder Abuse on world awareness day

DHHS talks Elder Abuse on world awareness day

The Nebraska Department of Health And Human Services is educating the community about Elder Abuse as Wednesday is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day.

NDCS reports missing inmate

NDCS reports missing inmate

An inmate serving time for charges out of Buffalo and Sarpy Counties has gone missing.

North Platte Police awarded funds toward bulletproof vest

North Platte Police awarded funds toward bulletproof vest

The North Platte Police Department is beefing up its protection, thanks to a recent infusion of funds from a statewide program.

One dead after shooting in North Platte

One dead after shooting in North Platte

One man is dead and another is in serious condition after a shooting in North Platte. 

'Different from other Midwest communities': Hastings PRIDE expecting hundreds

'Different from other Midwest communities': Hastings PRIDE expecting hundreds

One community in central Nebraska is boasting how supportive their community is of LGBTQ+ people. 

‘This is the second battlefield’: Nebraskan and Ukrainian farmers worry about global food crisis, vow to help

‘This is the second battlefield’: Nebraskan and Ukrainian farmers worry about global food crisis, vow to help

Don Hutchens is a farmer, just like his father and his father's father. He wears an "I stand with Ukraine" button on his chest and a red University of Nebraska ring on his finger.

Ukrainian farmers, harvesting while dodging missiles, get help from expert with Nebraska ties

Ukrainian farmers, harvesting while dodging missiles, get help from expert with Nebraska ties

An Ukrainian ag industry leader used to teach modern farming practices to Ukrainian farmers. Now, she helps them learn how to de-mine their fields and harvest and plant amidst a war. And she's doing it while touring Nebraska.

Woodhead falls short of U.S. Open at final qualifying event

Woodhead falls short of U.S. Open at final qualifying event

A former NFL star from western Nebraska won't be making a dream trip to the U.S. Open...at least not this year.

Adams County Visitors Bureau relocates after downtown fire

Adams County Visitors Bureau relocates after downtown fire

A Hastings fire that burned down a pharmacy has caused many businesses to relocate.

More severe thunderstorm warnings in Nebraska

More severe thunderstorm warnings in Nebraska

Thunderstorms that pelted the state during the weekend are hanging around on Monday.

37 year old sentenced on possession of machine gun

37 year old sentenced on possession of machine gun

37-year old Jose Rodriguez was sentenced in the federal court of Lincoln, Nebraska for possession of a machine gun.

After a few poaching busts, NGPC preaches following fishing regulations

After a few poaching busts, NGPC preaches following fishing regulations

One of the most important parts of fishing is following local and state regulations, but the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission has already had a few poaching busts this season.

When farmers can't grow, multiple nations go hungry: Ukrainian tours Nebraska

When farmers can't grow, multiple nations go hungry: Ukrainian tours Nebraska

One Ukrainanian is touring the U.S., stopping in Nebraska, to share how farmers in Ukraine are hit by the Russian invasion.

Vazquez sentenced for killing of LPD investigator

Vazquez sentenced for killing of LPD investigator

A Lancaster County judge sentenced Felipe Vazquez to 70 years to life in prison Wednesday for the killing of Lincoln Police Investigator Mario Herrera.

MADD recognizes 12 state troopers for DUI enforcement, education

MADD recognizes 12 state troopers for DUI enforcement, education

A dozen Nebraska State Troopers have been recognized for their efforts to keep Nebraska roads safe through impaired driving enforcement and education.

Stolen vehicle gets used in pursuit

Stolen vehicle gets used in pursuit

Norfolk Police said that a vehicle was taken from a residence and later used in a pursuit.