Governor Congratulates State Patrol on Huge Drug Busts

Governor Pete Ricketts praises the Nebraska State Patrol for recent huge drug busts…including marijuana and the dangerous and deadly drug Fentanyl.   Matthew Barden with the Drug Enforcement Agency said at Thursday news conference that drug traffickers are getting bolder and more dangerous.  He says it is the largest money generating illegal business in the…read more »


NCAA releases Academic Progress Rate for Nebraska sports programs

The NCAA released its most recent Academic Progress Rates for various sports programs at Nebraska. The Huskers’ women’s rifle and tennis teams scored a perfect 1,000 for the 2016-17 academic year. This means all academically-eligible athletes stayed the full year, none were suspended for academic reasons and none left midway through a semester. The APR…read more »


Miss U.S.A. Is Interviewed on ABC TV Show

Miss U.S.A in the Miss Universe pageant…Nebraska native Sarah Summers made her first national t.v. appearance this morning on ABC’s “Live With Ryan and Kelley”.  Summers said that the win made her feel good and that it is pretty amazing.   She says that she had no expectations of winning nor  had she made plans if…read more »


SUV-Train Accident Critically Injures Princeton Man

A 28 year old Princeton man is hospitalized with life threatening injuries after an SUV-train collision at SW 142nd and Nebraska Highway 33. Lancaster County Sheriff’s Captain Tom Brookhouser says they believe the SUV ran into the train at about 3 am this morning, but wasn’t discovered until after 6am by a passer-by. Captain Brookhouser…read more »