NorthWestern Energy warns of widespread scam activity across service area

NorthWestern Energy warns of widespread scam activity across service area

Nebraska -- NorthWestern Energy is reporting an all-time high in scam activity this week from customers on the receiving end of calls in which scammers threaten to shut off service if customers don’t take immediate actions that include making payments by gift cards, Bitcoin or other forms of payment. The…
Michigan State Beats NU in Overtime

Michigan State Beats NU in Overtime

East Lansing, Mich. - The Nebraska defense held Michigan State without a first down in second-half regulation, but the Huskers fell 23-20 in overtime at No. 20 Michigan State on Saturday night at Spartan Stadium. The Blackshirts shut out the Spartans in the first and third quarters, and the only MSU…
Lopers Earn Comeback Win

Lopers Earn Comeback Win

Kearney, Neb. – Redshirt junior quarterback TJ Davis ran in from a yard out with 22 seconds left to help No. 16/21 Nebraska-Kearney rally past Central Missouri, 31-28, Saturday afternoon in Warrensburg.The "Last Minute Lopers" improve to 4-0 and snap a seven-game losing streak to the Mules (0-4). UNK also wins a second straight game in…
Authorities looking for Alda man for assault

Authorities looking for Alda man for assault

The Hall County Sheriff's Department is looking for a man involved in an assault Thursday morning. The sheriff's department says deputies responded to Grand Island Regional hopsital at around 11:30 Thursday morning in reference to an assault that happened in Alda. They say deputies contacted the victim, and after an…
Investigators Arrest Male for Sexual Assault

Investigators Arrest Male for Sexual Assault

North Platte, Neb. -- Investigators with the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office responded to the Bridge of Hope in North Platte Thursday on a report of a sexual assault of a child. Staff at the Bridge of Hope completed a forensic interview with the child and Investigators developed probable cause to…
Medicaid expansion changes next month

Medicaid expansion changes next month

Lincoln – Beginning October 1st, all Nebraskans covered by Medicaid will automatically receive full Medicaid benefits, which will include dental, vision, and over-the-counter medications as part of the State’s continued expansion efforts. This change to the Medicaid Expansion program follows the Department’s announcement earlier this year that it would no longer…
Lopers Headed to Missouri This Weekend

Lopers Headed to Missouri This Weekend

Kearney, Neb. – The 16th and 21st-ranked Nebraska-Kearney football team begins a two-game road swing this Saturday with a trip to Central Missouri. It'll be "Family Day" in Warrensburg with kickoff set for 1 p.m. from Walton Stadium. Fans not in attendance can watch via The MIAA Network, listen to KRVN 93.1/106.9 FM.…
Fishing at Lake Ogallala not available this fall

Fishing at Lake Ogallala not available this fall

Lake Ogallala -- Fishing at Lake Ogallala in western Nebraska will not be available for the rest of the year. That will allow Nebraska Public Power District (NPPD) to do maintenance work on the gates of the Keystone Diversion Dam, located next to the lake. Water levels in Lake Ogallala…