Morningside Men and Women split with Doane

Morningside Men and Women split with Doane

SIOUX CITY, IOWA – Morningside University put three starters in double figures Saturday, Jan. 15, but it wasn't enough to ensure wrapping up an unbeaten Great Plains Athletic Conference week. The triumvirate of senior center Trey Brown (Gretna, Neb.), senior guard Zach Imig (Gretna, Neb.), and junior guard Will Pottebaum (LeMars, Iowa) all registered 10-or-more points…
UNO Men and Women fall to South Dakota

UNO Men and Women fall to South Dakota

VERMILLION, S.D. - Omaha fell on the road Saturday night at South Dakota, 105-70. Frankie Fidler and Felix Lemetti scored 11 points each, but it was not enough to stop the hot shooting Coyotes. The Mavericks fall to 3-16 overall and 2-6 in the Summit League. Leaders for OmahaFidler and Lemetti led the Mavericks…
Midland Men and Women fall to Northwestern

Midland Men and Women fall to Northwestern

ORANGE CITY, Iowa – On Saturday afternoon, Midland University took the court inside the Bultman Center as they completed their season series with Northwestern College up in Orange City. The Warriors were looking for a sweep of the Raiders for the first time since the 2014-15 season. The Raiders had…
Fast start not enough for Huskers at Iowa

Fast start not enough for Huskers at Iowa

Iowa City, Iowa - Alexis Markowski erupted for a career-high 27 points on a career-high six three-pointers, but it was not enough to stop Iowa from managing a 93-83 women's basketball win over Nebraska on Sunday at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. Markowski, a 6-3 forward/center from Lincoln, hit 6-of-7 threes and 10-of-12 field goals overall…
2022 Angus Women Connected application is now open

2022 Angus Women Connected application is now open

The American Angus Auxiliary invites women to attend the 2022 Angus Women Connected Conference March 23-25 at the Elms Hotel and Spa in Excelsior Springs, Missouri. Applications close Jan. 23. Applicants will be notified of acceptance status no later than Feb. 15. The Auxiliary will select twenty women, age twenty-one…
Nebraska ranch auctions off steer to raise money in support of COOL

Nebraska ranch auctions off steer to raise money in support of COOL

A recent calf sale fundraiser, hosted by Creighton Livestock Market, raised a generous amount of proceeds for R-CALF USA. Matt Paulsen, an R-CALF USA member from Niobrara, donated a steer calf that was auctioned off. A group of cattle producers and members of the surrounding business community demonstrated their support…
Columbus homicide reported on Sunday

Columbus homicide reported on Sunday

    The Columbus Police Department is investigating a homicide in the community.  The Police Department says that at 4:19pm Sunday, Officers and Columbus Fire responded to a call of a person who fell outside of a senior living apartment complex.   The initial report was that the person had fallen and…
Weekend High School Basketball Scores

Weekend High School Basketball Scores

Friday, Jan 14GirlsWisner-Pilger 46, Howells-Dodge 21Humphrey St. Francis 46, Clarkson/Leigh 41Oakland-Craig @ BRLD- Postponed BoysHowells-Dodge 59, Wisner-Pilger 51Clarkson/Leigh 63, Humphrey St. Francis 41Oakland-Craig @ BRLD- Postponed Saturday, Jan 15GirlsGuardian Angels Central Catholic 75, Boone Central 37Howells-Dodge 47, Mead 45North Bend Central 61, Archbishop Bergan 43Oakland-Craig 52, Elmwood-Murdock 32Pender 60, Clarkson/Leigh…
Bison Are Coming to Stock Show

Bison Are Coming to Stock Show

DENVER, CO (January 17, 2022) – Put away the hair dryers, clippers and brushes: the bison are coming to the National Western Stock Show this week.            Roughly 100 head of North America’s top bison will be arriving at the Stock Show on Wednesday (also known as Bison Hump Day), for…
Scientists: Duck is 1st wild bird flu case in US in 5 years

Scientists: Duck is 1st wild bird flu case in US in 5 years

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Scientists say a duck killed by a hunter in South Carolina had a contagious and dangerous bird flu not seen in the wild in the U.S. in five years. Officials say the Eurasian H5 avian influenza poses a low risk to people, but can spread quickly…