UNK plays well in spring scrimmage

UNK plays well in spring scrimmage

Council Bluffs-UNK continued its spring football workouts with a scrimmage against Concordia-St. Paul on Saturday. While no score was kept during the event the Lopers did plenty to be excited about. The two teams worked out for about two hours, in front of several hundred Loper fans in attendance. Head…
Ceresco Police Officer died in the Line of Duty

Ceresco Police Officer died in the Line of Duty

Gov. Jim Pillen has ordered flags be flown at half-mast until 5:00pm on the day of Officer Ross Bartlett's burial. View video of Nebraska State Patrol press conference here. APRIL 13, 2024 (LINCOLN, NEB.)  — The Nebraska State Patrol is heartbroken to announce the passing of Ceresco Police Officer Ross Bartlett.…
High School Baseball Scores 4-12-24

High School Baseball Scores 4-12-24

Friday (04/12/2024) Arlington 14, Louisville 0Bellevue West 2, Elkhorn South 1Crete 12, Fairbury 0Fort Calhoun 8, Raymond Central 3Grand Island 22, North Platte 0Grand Island 7, North Platte 2Millard South 9, Gretna East 3Millard West 13, Creighton Preparatory School 0Omaha Bryan 13, Omaha Benson 1Omaha Gross Catholic 12, Mount Michael…
Huskers blow late lead at Rutgers

Huskers blow late lead at Rutgers

Nebraska surrendered five unanswered runs in the final four innings to fall 7-6 in 11 innings at Rutgers on Friday night at Bainton Field. Nebraska (22-9, 5-2 Big Ten) scored six runs on 10 hits, while Rutgers (21-12, 2-5 Big Ten) totaled seven runs on 15 hits and an error.…
Husker Softball drops series opener to Rutgers

Husker Softball drops series opener to Rutgers

Rutgers scored the game's final seven runs en route to a 9-3 victory over the Nebraska softball team Friday in Piscataway, N.J. The Scarlet Knights, who lead the Big Ten in runs scored, put up multiple runs in four of their six turns at bat. Rutgers hit three home runs…
Hershey golf invite results

Hershey golf invite results

Hershey, Neb. - Hershey hosted their golf invitational on Thursday. Team Results: PlaceSchoolTeam Total1North Platte Blue3552Perkins County3593Overton3644Sidney3795Sutherland3826South Loup3857Valentine3878Sandhills Valley3959North Platte St. Pat's39610North Platte Gold412 Leaderboard: PlaceGolfer/SchoolScore1Zaybreon Hansen/Perkins County782Grady Dempcy/Sutherland793Braden Fleischman/Overton843Bordy Pitner/North Platte BLUE845Rance Hoftstetter/North Platte BLUE856Brady Haake/Sandhills-Thedford867Jet Petterson/Perkins County878Alex Banzhaf/Overton898Cooper Jordan/Valentine898Cole Hanley/Sidney89
Construction on canal tunnels could begin in fall

Construction on canal tunnels could begin in fall

The 2024 Yonts Water Conference, on April 10, hosted representatives from the Goshen Irrigation District and HDR Engineering, who presented an update on the progress of replacing the tunnels on the Goshen and Gering-Fort Laramie Irrigation Districts 129-mile-long mainline canal.  “We’ve selected a contractor, Atkinson Construction, a relatively large full-service…
Larry the Cable Guy brings bounty bull to Lincoln PBR event

Larry the Cable Guy brings bounty bull to Lincoln PBR event

Larry the Cable guy is no stranger to the PBR. In 2007, he was part owner of World Champion Bucking Bull, Chicken on a Chain, and is now the proud owner of high caliber bull, Mr. Koolie. With a 95.7% buckoff rate, Mr. Koolie will be used as the bounty…