Employee who killed gunman likely saved lives, police say

Employee who killed gunman likely saved lives, police say

Superior, Neb. -- Authorities say an employee who shot and killed a gunman at a Nebraska grain elevator likely prevented further loss of life. Nebraska State Patrol Sgt. Jeff Roby said Friday that the victims killed in Thursday's shooting at Agrex Elevator in Superior were 60-year-old Sandra Nelson, of Formoso,…
Fire at Nebraska prison sends 1 person to hospital

Fire at Nebraska prison sends 1 person to hospital

Lincoln, Neb. -- Authorities say a fire in a housing unit at the Lincoln Correctional Center has sent one person to the hospital. The Lincoln Journal-Star reported that Lincoln Fire and Rescue responded to the facility fire at about 11:30 a.m. Saturday. The extent of the injuries to the person…
Sen. Fischer offers praise and condolences upon learning of the Passing of Sen. Cap Dierks

Sen. Fischer offers praise and condolences upon learning of the Passing of Sen. Cap Dierks

Courtesy/Kansas State University -- Dr. Merton L. (Cap) Dierks.The Nebraska Veterinarian and former Legislator received his Veterinary Medical Degree from K-State. Fischer Statement on the Passing of Senator Dierks LINCOLN, NEB. – U.S. Senator Deb Fischer released the following statement after learning of the passing of Senator Cap Dierks.: “I met Senator Dierks in…
Lopers Hit Milestones with Victory

Lopers Hit Milestones with Victory

Kearney, Neb. – Redshirt sophomore outside Emersen Cyza had another big night, senior middle Anna Squiers reached 1,000 career kills and Rick Squiers won his 1,000 match as No. 16 Nebraska-Kearney swept Newman (-19, -9, -20) Saturday night at the Health & Sports Center. UNK (18-5, 9-5) wins for a fifth straight time while the Jets, from Wichita, fall to…
Huskers Win Again

Huskers Win Again

The No. 9 Nebraska volleyball team's win streak extended to 10 matches Saturday night, as the Huskers took down No. 7 Purdue, 3-1 (23-25, 25-18, 25-15, 25-21) at the Devaney Center. NU remains perfect in conference play at 16-3 (10-0 Big Ten), while the Boilermakers drop to 14-5 (6-4). Nicklin Hames surpassed…
UNK blows out Lincoln

UNK blows out Lincoln

Click here to listen podcast. Kearney, Neb. – Six different players reached the end zone, junior quarterback TJ Davis threw two more touchdown passes and the defense recorded its second shut out of the season as No. 21/22 Nebraska-Kearney rolled past Lincoln (Mo.) University, 56-0, Saturday afternoon at Ron &…
Maywood man passes in Dawson Co accident

Maywood man passes in Dawson Co accident

The Dawson County Sheriff’s Office, with assistance from the Frontier County Sheriff’s Office, is investigating a fatality accident in southern Dawson County.    Around 3:00am Saturday morning, a passerby came upon the scene of a one vehicle rollover accident that occurred about 9 miles south of Cozad on Highway 21.…
Union Pacific: Q3 Earnings Snapshot

Union Pacific: Q3 Earnings Snapshot

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ Union Pacific Corp. (UNP) on Thursday reported third-quarter earnings of $1.67 billion.The Omaha, Nebraska-based company said it had net income of $2.57 per share. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $2.48…
Certified Angus Beef offers summer internships

Certified Angus Beef offers summer internships

Hands-on experiences are the fastest way to excel in a career after college. Students who intern at Certified Angus Beef (CAB) leave prepared for a job in the beef industry with practical work examples and personal connections. CAB is accepting applications for three communications internship positions for Summer 2022.Effective communication…