Trump Administration to Loosen Restrictions on Ethanol-Blended Gasoline

WASHINGTON (AP) The Trump administration is moving to allow year-round sales of gasoline with higher blends of ethanol, a boon for Nebraska, Iowa and other farm states that have pushed for greater sales of the corn-based fuel. President Donald Trump is expected to announce he is lifting a federal ban on summer sales of high-ethanol…read more »


Minnesota Man Arrested In Lincoln For Hotel Burglaries Across the State

Lincoln Police arrest a Minnesota man suspected of burglarizing multiple hotels in Nebraska. Officer Angela Sands says that they were notified by Grand Island Police that a suspect in the burglaries in a couple of hotels in Grand Island and one in York was traveling I-80 toward Lincoln. Sands says they saw the vehicle turn…read more »

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Nebraska County To Seek State Help Paying $28.1 Million Dollar Judgment

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – Residents of a small Nebraska county that owes $28.1 million to six people wrongfully convicted of a 1985 rape and murder will seek a bailout from the state now that their appeals are nearly exhausted, but some lawmakers aren’t interested in helping them avoid a big property tax increase. Community leaders…read more »

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Jurgens to Transition to Offensive Line

“Anyone that can throw a shot put farther than I did has a soft spot in my heart,” Scott Frost said during Nebraska’s weekly news conference on Monday. The player Frost was referring to was Cameron Jurgens, a freshman from Beatrice, Nebraska. Jurgens was ranked as a four start tight end coming out of high…read more »

World War II Servicemen’s Remains Identified

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – The remains of a Nebraska sailor who died at Pearl Harbor and a Nebraska soldier killed during a World War II battle in Germany have been identified and are being returned for final burial. Pentagon officials say 19-year-old Bernard Doyle died Dec. 7, 1941, aboard the battleship USS Oklahoma when the…read more »