Tshimanga didn’t make trip to Penn State, future with Huskers unclear

  Sophomore center Jordy Tshimanga, who has started every game for Nebraska up to this point, did not make the trip to Penn State, and his status with the team going forward is currently up in the air. The current speculation is that Tshimanga intends to transfer, but there is no confirmation of that intent…read more »

Brad Caldwell

Transportation Coalition Issues Recommendations

A 27-member Citizens Transportation Coalition says Lincoln residents want better roads. Coalition Co-Chair Bob Caldwell says at a mayoral news conference that the city can close the 33 million dollar annual gap in transportation needs in several ways including by regular maintenance, streamlining the business process and through a local option sales tax instead of…read more »


Nebraska Launches Effort To Clamp Down On Human Trafficking

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – Nebraska officials will target potential sex traffickers this year with more proactive law enforcement and an ad campaign at rest stops and other places where trafficking takes place. Attorney General Doug Peterson announced the initiative Thursday with dozens of state officials and advocates. The Demand an End awareness campaign seeks to…read more »


Over A Million Dollars Worth of Marijuana Confiscated On I-80 Traffic Stop

BEAVER CROSSING, Neb. (AP) – Authorities say two people were arrested after more than a quarter ton of marijuana was found in a truck after a traffic stop along Interstate 80 in eastern Nebraska. The stop occurred a little after 11 a.m. Wednesday, just east of the Beaver Crossing interchange. The Nebraska State Patrol says…read more »


Huskers win seventh straight road game, down Illini in Champagne

Sophomore guard Hannah Whitish led Nebraska with 20 points and a career-high six three pointers to lift the Huskers (12-5, 3-1 Big Ten) past the Illinois Fighting Illini (9-10, 0-5 Big Ten) on Wednesday night 80-72 at the State Farm Center in Champagne, IL. Whitish’s sixth three-pointer was the biggest. It put Nebraska ahead 77-72…read more »


Winter weather expected to impact Lincoln, eastern Nebraska Thursday

By Tommy Rezac The first significant winter weather event has arrived in Lincoln and all of eastern Nebraska early Thursday morning, making travel difficult for the morning commute. A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for Lancaster County and the surrounding area until 6 p.m. Thursday. A cold front swept across southeast Nebraska late Wednesday night,…read more »