Breaking News from Nebraska News

Find the latest Nebraska Newsfrom the most update to date resource for all local headlines and breaking stories.

ACLU claims ICE agents mistreated workers scooped up in Nebraska raid

"While making these arrests, ICE detained dozens of other workers, many of whom could be potential victims of the alleged acts of mistreatment and wage theft," Godinez said.

THE HILL - 2018-08-17 01:40:55

Nebraska man gets even with mountain lion killing his chickens | AGDAILY

After the landowner near Hay Springs observed the mountain lion killing his chickens, he shot and killed the 10- to 12-month-old, and immediately reported it to the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission in accordance with state law.

AGDAILY.COM - 2018-08-15 19:07:27

What is the best time of the year to install your fence in Grand Island and Hastings Nebraska! - American Fence Company Grand Island and Hastings, NE

Most people don’t put a lot of thought intowhenthe best time of year is to install a new fence, and most people wouldn’t guess it either, but the answer is in the cooler months of the year. After reading the following list of reasons why, you might just be calling us here at American Fence for your


Authorities warn of contractor scam in northeast Nebraska

They say that scammers will offer to work on asphalt, cement, tree trimming, roofing, house painting and siding jobs, often at reduced rates, but the materials and work are both poor quality.

SIOUXLANDPROUD.COM - 2018-08-16 19:43:21

Small earthquake hits central Nebraska

Related StoriesAnother mild earthquake shakes central NebraskaCentral Nebraska hit by three earthquakesARNOLD, Neb. (KCAU) - The U.S. Geological Survey report that another earthquake rolled in central Nebraska.Based offreports from the USGS, the earthquake was a magnitude of 2.7 and hit just before

SIOUXLANDPROUD.COM - 2018-08-15 21:45:44

Police say Omaha man killed himself in locked garage as officers tried to talk with him from outside

Police were investigating the death of a 27-year-old man that occurred early Thursday as officers negotiated with the man in northwest Omaha.The death occurred just after midnight in a home near Terrace Drive and Maplewood Boulevard in the Maple Village neighborhood.Jesse Twohig shot himself, author

OMAHA.COM - 2018-08-16 16:25:00

Video is out of former Nebraska Huskers Jason Peter and Grant Wistrom fired up Scott Frost's team with a pep talk.

"To be able to walk out on that field is a privilege and and an honor, men," Wistrom told the players. "People ask me, 'Do you miss football?' The only time I miss football is when I'm standing in that stadium. Because that's when it went the most to me."

247SPORTS - 2018-08-16 23:24:04

'He's gonna kill us': Nebraska farmers freak out as Trump's trade war threatens their businesses

Soy bean farmers, which have been specifically targeted by China’s retaliatory tariffs against American imports, were particularly hard hit. According to Labor Department figures, U.S. soy export prices plunged by 14.1 percent in July, just after China slapped soy imports with 25 percent tariffs.

RAW STORY - 2018-08-16 17:23:14

3 News Now honored as Nebraska's best broadcast

LINCOLN, Neb. (KMTV) - KMTV 3 News Now took home two Gold Awards and one Silver Award at the2018 Nebraska Broadcasters Association Pinnacle awards banquetWednesday night at Embassy Suites in downtown Lincoln.3 News Now's 10 p.m. newscast was named Nebraska's Best Broadcast, earning theNBAGold Award

3NEWSNOW.COM - 2018-08-16 23:48:04

'Do We Deserve to Kill?' The Answer Is 'No' After Nebraska's Latest Execution

“The death penalty is not about whether people deserve to die for the crimes they commit,” as Bryan Stevenson, executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative, frequentlyexplains. “The real question of capital punishment in this country is, ‘Do we deserve to kill?’” For those of us who are most f

COMMON DREAMS - 2018-08-15 15:25:20

Nebraska football coaches and players want to do more than just grind through Husker fall camp in Scott Frost's first season.

It's coming to the middle of the third quarter, you might say, if considering fall camp an August adventure that ends when game week begins on that Sunday 10 days from now.

247SPORTS - 2018-08-16 19:37:53

Three Nebraska Cornhuskers returners who could impress in 2019

Jack Stollis someone I was high onbeforeTroy Waltersclaimed the tight ends were the most impressive group during the scrimmage, but everything I had been hearing about Stoll was that he had come into the spring like a man with something to prove. A member of the last class, he’s had a seamless trans

247SPORTS - 2018-08-16 17:28:59

Nebraska Huskers wide receiver Mike Williams is one of the fastest and strongest on Scott Frost's team.

Deontai Williamssaid he was faster than you, though. "Who is that?" Mike Williams answered with a smile. "No, I'm just playing. Deontai got some speed on him. I just think I'm the fastest – until they prove me wrong, you know."

247SPORTS - 2018-08-15 22:55:21

Huskers defensive lineman Mick Stoltenberg showing leadership in last season at Nebraska

Thursday August 16, 2018 - LINCOLN, Neb. (KMTV) At the beginning of Wednesday's Nebraska football practice, Mick Stoltenberg showed why he's looked to as one of the Husker leaders this year. Stoltenberg appeared to give a quick, passionate quick to his teammates before the Big Red began their workou

3NEWSNOW.COM - 2018-08-17 03:31:08

As Fentanyl Overdoses Explode, Nebraska Prepares to Kill Inmate Using the Opioid in Its First Execution in Two Decades

"Rather than joining those states that have turned against this cruel and irrevocable punishment, Nebraska chooses to take a backward step that provides no constructive solutions to the challenges posed by violent crime," said Kristina Roth, Amnesty's senior program officer for criminal justice. "Th


Nebraska Huskers have more than one top NFL Draft prospect in 2019, says PFF

Tanner Leewas the lone Nebraska player drafted in April, and the same goes for defensive back Nathan Gerry, who went to the Eagles in the 2017 NFL Draft.

247SPORTS - 2018-08-15 13:46:34

Nebraska inmate executed with fentanyl stirs ethics debate

Nebraska just became the first state to execute an inmate using a powerful opioid called fentanyl. The synthetic painkiller has helped drive the national opioid crisis.The execution is attracting big attention, because executions across the country have been delayed as drug companies file lawsuits t

KTTS - 2018-08-15 20:20:02

Nebraska Executes Inmate With Drug Cocktail Including Fentanyl

After a federal appeals courtrejecteda pharmaceutical company's attempt to block Moore's execution, the almost four-decade inmate will be put to death using a never-before-used combination of the opioidfentanyl, valium, a muscle relaxant, and a substance that will stop his heart-which anti-death pen

ALONG THE BOARDS - 2018-08-16 10:58:00

Nebraska coaching legend Tom Osborne believes Scott Frost hire preserved iconic sellout streak

Nebraska’s sellout streak is the stuff of legends in college football. While many programs struggled to fill their stadium once or twice in a season, the Huskers have done it in every-single game dating back to Nov. 3. 1962. With the 362nd consecutive Nebraska sellout coming in less than three weeks

247SPORTS - 2018-08-16 11:44:43

Mountain lion killed in Nebraska

The landowner observed the mountain lion killing his chickens, shot and killed the ten to twelve month old mountain lion, and immediately reported to Game and Parks in accordance with state law.

SIOUXLANDPROUD.COM - 2018-08-15 12:34:52