facebook

Breaking News from Nebraska News

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

Ponca Corn Harvest Tradition Continues

For more than four years, pipeline fighters and members of Bold Alliance have traveled to Art and Helen Tanderup's farm that sits along Highway 14 north of Neligh, to both plant and harvest sacred Ponca corn. On Saturday, Nov. 4, more than 40 people met to harvest the corn, with some having traveled

CREIGHTONNEWS.COM - 2017-11-17 13:00:00

North Platte's Festival of Trees

NORTH PLATTE. Neb. (KNOP) - A weekend of holiday cheer will benefit the Prairie Arts Center; the Children's Miracle Network; and the Miss Nebraska Scholarship Pageant. The Festival of trees is an annual event - but it is slightly different this year. It is being held from Friday to Sunday at the P

KNOPNEWS2.COM - 2017-11-17 07:48:00

Planning ahead to maintain your Nebraska legacy

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (KNOP) -- It can be a very difficult and complicated topic to discuss: What will happen to your family ranch or farm when you are gone? That is why the Great Plains Health Care Foundation is hosting a conference about continuing your Nebraska legacy and keeping your farm and ranch

KNOPNEWS2.COM - 2017-11-17 01:10:00

Las Vegas morning update for Friday, November 17th - VIDEO

Here are your Friday morning headlines: 1. A crash Thursday night in Summerlin has left one person dead and another seriously injured. Both the driver and passenger were transported to University Medical Center, were the passenger was pronounced dead. The driver showed showed signs of impairment, an

REVIEWJOURNAL.COM - 2017-11-17 16:49:00

No Christmas tree shortage in Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) -- According to the National Christmas Tree Association, there's a nationwide shortage of Christmas trees and prices are increasing. But according to the Nebraska Christmas Tree Growers Association, Nebraska doesn't have a shortage. "The last two years have been pretty good for

1011NOW.COM - 2017-11-17 04:24:00

State, local unemployment rates hit nearly two-decade lows

State and local unemployment rates are at their lowest levels in nearly two decades. According to data released Friday by the Nebraska Department of Labor, the state unemployment rate hit 2.7 percent in October, its lowest level since 1999, while the Lincoln metro area rate fell to 2.1 percent, its

LINCOLN JOURNAL STAR - 2017-11-17 16:00:00

North Platte teen to receive Eagle Scout Award

Grant Franklin Norman will receive his Eagle Scout Award at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Eagle Scout Court of Honor at the First United Methodist Church, 1600 West E St. Norman is the son of Steve and Teresa Norman of North Platte and a member of Troop 293. His Eagle project was the Frisbee golf course at t

NORTH PLATTE TELEGRAPH - 2017-11-17 09:00:00

President Trump nominates Kelly as U.S Attorney for Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. - President Donald Trump announced Friday he has nominated Lancaster County Attorney Joe Kelly to serve as the U.S. Attorney for the District of Nebraska. Kelly is currently serving his second term as the Lancaster County Attorney. Kelly previously served as the chief deputy Lancast

1011NOW.COM - 2017-11-17 18:57:00

Urbana FFA attends National Convention

Urbana FFA students who visited the Indianapolis Speedway Museum included, back row from left, Ashlyn Dunn, Janie Wallace, Nick Crumley, Zack Collins, front row from left, Connor Trawick, Olivia Maurice, Kirstin Lewis, Mackenzie Bean and Jesse Craig. Submitted photo On Oct. 25-28, nine Urbana FFA

URBANA CITIZEN - 2017-11-17 16:59:26

Farm Succession Planning Seminar scheduled Dec. 7

Families need to be creative when developing a plan for passing down the family farm. The Farm Bureau and COUNTRY Financial want to help. On Thursday, December 7th, Dr. Hanson, retired Agribusiness Professor from the University of Nebraska, has been invited to present two separate but identical prog

QUAD CITIES ONLINES - 2017-11-17 16:39:00

Huskers play hard or they don't play at all

How 'bout those Huskers? The ones who play volleyball and overwhelmed an overmatched Rutgers team Sunday afternoon. The never-in-doubt outcome allowed me to do chores around my house while still listening to the play-by-play and sneaking peeks at the TV screen. My attention span was far shorter for

KEARNEY HUB - 2017-11-17 17:34:00

The perfect match: CU's Derek McCartney meets the man whose life he saved

KUSA - Time is a gift that we often want more of. It's one that can rarely be given. A senior day celebration for an athlete marks the end of an era, with the clock expiring on a college career. University of Colorado linebacker Derek McCartney played his final game at home this past Saturday with

9NEWS - 2017-11-17 05:02:03

FBI warns of ISIS recruiting Nebraska teenagers to join its cause

The FBI warns violent extremist groups are targeting teens in the heartland. It says groups, like ISIS, are recruiting American teenagers to join its cause. The FBI Special Agent in Charge of the Omaha division, Randall Thysse said it's an on-going problem. "You should be concerned. It's happening e

MSN.COM - 2017-11-17 04:28:25

Family fears Sydney Loofe was abducted

A 24-year-old former Neligh woman is missing. Sydney Loofe now lives and works in Lincoln, Nebraska. She graduated from Neligh-Oakdale in 2011. According to Sydney's father, George Loofe, principal at Neligh-Oakdale, Sydney was supposed to go out Wednesday evening, Nov. 15, with a female she met onl

NELIGHNEWS.COM - 2017-11-17 17:12:00

Click It or Ticket campaign runs Thanksgiving week

LINCOLN, Neb. - As travelers hit the road for Thanksgiving, Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) will participate in a national campaign to promote seatbelt usage. The Click It or Ticket enforcement will run from Monday, November 20 through Sunday, November 26. NSP's Click It or Ticket cam

KSNBLOCAL4.COM - 2017-11-17 19:19:00

Nebraska rifle team looks to prove itself against top-10 competition

On Saturday, Nov. 18, the Nebraska rifle team will compete against three top-10 opponents, No. 5 Kentucky, No. 8 Air Force and No. 6 Ohio State at the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado. This year, the No. 10 Huskers have struggled against other top-10 opponents, losing to both No.1 Wes

DAILY NEBRASKAN - 2017-11-17 01:40:00

Nebraska recruiting: 2020 receiver Jordan Johnson 'shocked' and 'grateful' for Huskers offer

Stay updated with Nebraska Cornhuskers football recruiting in the latest edition of The Harvest, which posts at 7:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday. Be sure to check out all previous editions of The Harvest here. He may not have expected it, but he welcomed it anyway. Jordan Johnson, who just finishe

MYAJC.COM - 2017-11-17 02:01:04

Nebraska men's basketball falls to St. John's 79-56

The Nebraska men's basketball team traveled to New York City to take on the St. John's Red Storm. The Huskers suffered their first loss of the season, as St. John's defended its home court, dominating NU by a score of 79-56. Nebraska had a rough start against St. John's, with difficulties scoring an

DAILY NEBRASKAN - 2017-11-17 03:13:00

Program highlights Missouri's importance

SIOUX CITY -- The Betty Strong Encounter Center will host "The Spiritual and Cultural Significance of the Missouri River to the Omaha People," an illustrated program by Marisa Cummings (Miakonda), at 2 p.m. Sunday. Admission will be free; a reception will follow. Cummings is a member of the Omaha Tr

SIOUX CITY JOURNAL - 2017-11-17 14:30:00

What's with these 12 Nebraska towns?

We searched the state for towns you've probably never heard of that might be worth a visit. 1 Callaway Apr 11, 2016 Callaway, population 531 as of the 2013 census, is 65 miles northwest of Kearney on Nebraska 40. The town is known for a Kite Flight event each Labor Day weekend and for an annual Pio

COLUMBUS TELEGRAM - 2017-11-17 12:00:00