'A Tragic Circumstance': Police Chief Schmaderer Offers Details in Shootout That Killed Omaha Officer
OMAHA, NE - Omaha police officers were searching for one of the “worst of the worst” fugitives in the city when one of their own was shot and killed by a wanted gang member, Chief Todd Schmaderer said Thursday. During a press confere...Read More
Wing Most Damaged in Tecumseh Prison Riot Has Been Repaired, is Back in Use
LINCOLN — The wing most damaged by rioting last week at the Tecumseh State Prison has been repaired and is back in use, a prison official announced Thursday. Housing Unit 2B was part of the two housing units taken over by inmates and ransacked during a riot that broke out May 10. It was also where two inmates were found dead after authorities retook the unit early the next morning. ...Read Full Article
Congressman Smith's "Caseworker in Your Community"
FALLS CITY - "Caseworker in Your Community," was held at the Falls City library on Thursday. Cong...
Pawnee County Deputy Says Burglar Dismantles Dog Kennel
A Humboldt man seen dismantling a dog kennel at a vacant property in Pawnee City is scheduled for pr...
Auburn Man Sentenced For Sexual Assault
An Auburn man has been sentenced to five years in prison for sexual assault. Dylan J. Donnelly, 2...
2014-2015 Instrumental & Vocal Music Academic All Conference
The Eastern Midlands Conference announced the 2014-2015 recipients of Academic All Conference honors...
Nuckolls Square Project Stalled
The bid to renovate Nuckolls Square has gone unclaimed and the project is no longer moving forward. ...
Iowa Class 3-A: Rams Senior Enjoys a New Spin on Discus
DES MOINES — Jacy Embray had taken her shoes off in disgust. Entering the Class 3-A state discus competition with a season-best of 124 feet, 9 inches, the Glenwood senior’s preliminary throws in the first flight were 113-3, 95-6 and a foul. “I was really angry,” the South Dakota recruit said. The second flight didn’t fare particularly well, and the Glenwood coaches told her she ...Read Full Article
Iowa Class 1-A: Strategic Run Nets Topham Gold
DES MOINES — The situation called for restraint, not recklessness. So when Griswold’s Rebekah...
Iowa Class 2-A: Underwood Sophomore Finds 400 to Her Liking
DES MOINES — It wasn’t until a track meet in mid-April that Emma Bonnet ran the 400-meter dash. ...
Western Iowa State Track and Field Results
GIRLS Prelims Class 1-A Shuttle hurdle relay: 2, Logan-Magnolia (Megan Wilson, Abby Straight,...
Comprehensive Guide to the 2015 Nebraska State Track and Field Meet
Not been to the state track meet for a while? Or a first-timer? Never been stuck in West Dodge Road ...
Huskers Drop Opener in Big Ten Tournament
Minneapolis – The No. 8 seed Nebraska baseball team (34-22) had a 2-0 lead after the top of the si...