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UNK WBB: Lopers Win in Chadron, 71-60

Nov 18, 2022 / UNK Athletics

Super senior forward Elisa Backes scored 22 points and Nebraska Kearney led almost from start to finish in a 71-60 win at Chadron State Thursday ni...
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Second Half Surge Overcomes Huskers

Nov 17, 2022 / NU Athletics

Keisei Tominaga led NU with 15 points, but St. John's used a pair of decisive runs early in the second half to post a 70-50 victory in the Gav...
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Huskers Close Big Ten Road Slate at Iowa on Friday

Nov 17, 2022 / NU Athletics

MATCH PREVIEW• The Nebraska volleyball team heads into the final two weeks of the regular season with another Friday-Sunday pair of matches. T...
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Huskers Battle Bulldogs Saturday

Nov 17, 2022 / NU Athletics

#22/#22 Nebraska Cornhuskers (2-1)at Drake Bulldogs (1-1)Saturday, November 19, 2022, 2 p.m. (CT)Knapp Center - Des Moines, IowaLive Video:&nb...
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GOP wins House majority, Smith Eyes Leadership Role

Nov 17, 2022 / Tyson Havranek/with facts from AP

More than a week after Election Day, Republicans secured the 218th seat needed to flip the House.  With the power returning to the party in W...
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Biden student loan debt plan on hold

Nov 17, 2022 / AP

President Joe Biden’s plan to forgive student loan debt for millions of borrowers lost another battle in court on Monday when a federal appea...
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Bird Flu Responsible For Egg Shortage, High Turkey Prices

Nov 17, 2022 / Tyson Havranek

If you’ve been to the grocery store lately you’ll likely notice a shortage of eggs.  The culprit? Bird flu. The state has lost 1...
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Cushing signs with Concordia

Nov 17, 2022 / KRGI Sports Network

(Grand Island, NE) - Another member of the Northwest state championship softball team will be going on to play collegiate softball. Maddy Cushing s...
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Friends of Grand Island Parks Receives Landscape Funds

Nov 16, 2022 / Nebraska Statewide Arboretum Release

Grand Island, NE - The 2022 Greener Towns program recently awarded landscape funding to 11 projects in 7 communities in Nebraska. Friends of G...
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Hershey Beach boat ramp at Sutherland Reservoir temporarily closed for repairs

Nov 16, 2022 / Nebraska Game and Parks Commission/Jerry Kane

The road to the Hershey Beach boat ramp at Sutherland Reservoir State Recreation Area near Sutherland will be closed until further notice starting ...
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Second season underway for limited river otter trapping

Nov 16, 2022 / Nebraska Game and Parks Commission/Shawna Richter-Ryerson

Nebraska’s limited river otter harvest season opened Nov. 1, providing those with a valid fur harvest permit an opportunity to trap one otter...
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MCC Volleyball signs Southwest standout Caylin Barnett

Nov 16, 2022 / MCC Athletics/Brent Cobb

Caylin Barnett, 5-7 outside hitter from Southwest High School, signed her national letter of intent and will play at McCook Community College next ...
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Huskerland Prep Reporter Bob Jensen Previews Class D2 State Championship

Nov 16, 2022 / Hometown Family Radio Sports Network

Huskerland Prep Reporter Bob Jensen talks about the upcoming Class D2 State Championship game involving Hitchcock County vs Howells-Dodge on Monday...
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Community Hospital’s Masking Policy Updated

Nov 16, 2022 / Candy Crosby, Public Relations Coordinator

McCook, Nebraska—Community Hospital’s masking policy for outpatients, employees and visitors was recently updated, according to Molly H...
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Huskers Head to St. John's for Gavitt Tipoff Games

Nov 16, 2022 / NU Athletics

Nebraska looks remain perfect on the season, as the Huskers travel to Queens, N.Y. for a matchup with the St. John's Red Storm. Thursday's game tip...
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Loper men route Manhattan Christian

Nov 16, 2022 / UNK Athletics

Kearney, Neb. – Super senior forward Darrian Nebeker scored 24 points, one shy of his career-high, and Nebraska Kearney sunk 10 second half t...
Pirnie Inclusive Playground Project Receives Significant Donation

Pirnie Inclusive Playground Project Receives Significant Donation

Nov 16, 2022 / Press Release

The Greater Grand Island Community Foundation has presented a check for nearly $67,000 to the Central Community College Foundation. The funds are e...
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Warhorse Lincoln Generates Over 850,000 Dollars In First Month

Nov 16, 2022 / Press Release

The Nebraska Racing and Gaming Commission released the October monthly gaming tax revenue report, and the numbers continue to climb for Warhorse Ca...
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MCC turnovers costly in men’s home-opening loss to Dodge City

Nov 15, 2022 / MCC Athletics/Brent Cobb

For the second time in a week the Dodge City Community College men topped McCook Community College. On Tuesday the Conquistadores beat MCC 71-58 in...
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Husker women fall at Creighton

Nov 15, 2022 / Nebraska Athletics

(Omaha, NE) - No. 20 Creighton jumped to a 22-11 first-quarter lead and never looked back, as the No. 22 Nebraska women's basketball team suffered ...