Husker Offense Looking to Build on Strong Showing in Madison

Despite putting up over 500 yards of total offense against Wisconsin, Nebraska was unable to find a victory for the fifth consecutive week. The offense has been brilliant in glimpses, but according to offensive coordinator Troy Walters, has been unable to “maintain drives.” “We can’t go three and out and put the defense back on…read more »

Long After They Died, Military Sees Surge In Identifications

BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) – Decades after they died, the military is seeing a surge in identifications of U.S. service members who had been classified as missing in action. The number of identifications is expected to reach 200 this year, more than triple what used to be the norm. The increase by the Defense POW/MIA Accounting…read more »


Nebraska Troopers Seize Marijuana, Hash Oil in Three Traffic Stops

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) – The Nebraska State Patrol says troopers have seized more than 80 pounds of marijuana and about 5,000 vaping cartridges containing hash oil in three separate traffic stops on Interstate 80 in recent days. The patrol says the first stop occurred Saturday afternoon near North Platte, when a vehicle search turned…read more »

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Stabbing At Omaha School

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – Police say a male student stabbed a female student, then himself, at a high school in Omaha. The incident led to the lockdown Tuesday afternoon of Burke High School. The Omaha World-Herald reports the incident happened around 2:30 p.m. in the school’s Junior ROTC room. A school resource officer called in…read more »


Chinander Talks Defensive Struggles and Northwestern

The Huskers practiced for a little over two hours this morning at the Hawks Championship Center. Afterwards, defensive coordinator Erik Chinander met with the media to talk Wisconsin, his defensive concerns, and Northwestern. The Husker defense got gouged by the Badgers, giving up well over 500 yards of total offense. 370 of those yards came…read more »