Winter storm named Jaxon to wreak havoc on Nebraska

NORFOLK -- The massive winter storm expected in Nebraska by Sunday is part of a large system moving across the central Plains. Dubbed, "Jaxon," the storm could drop up to 17 inches across the region b... Read More

MAHONEY STATE PARK, Neb. — A hunting season for mountain lions in Nebraska’s Pine Ridge could return soon, based on a new population estimate for the big cats. There were an estimated 59 adult and kitten mountain lions in the rugged ... Read More

MAHONEY STATE PARK, Neb. — Nebraska Game and Parks commissioners established a new buck permit, distributed a few millions of dollars for playgrounds and trails, and heard about progress in improving the state’s pheasant habitat. The... Read More

Columbus, Neb. – “Bitter, freezing cold.” That’s how some weather forecasters described the stretch of winter weather which blanketed Nebraska in mid-January. Even more frigid temps and icy conditions could return after the past few days of t... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- A Nebraska state senator is proposing a ballot measure that would give Nebraska voters the chance to legalize medical marijuana in November. Sen. Anna Wishart of Lincoln introduced a proposed constitutional amendment Thursday... Read More

BEATRICE- Homestead National Monument of America was awaiting word early Saturday regarding whether the National Park Service unit would be closed, now that Congress  and the President have failed to reach agreement to continue funding the federal g... Read More

Omaha, NE.—Washington finger-pointing over the government shutdown is alive and well in the Nebraska Senate race, or not. Incumbent Republican Deb Fischer who says she's "disappointed" with the closing is on the receiving end of the political bl... Read More

ASHLAND - Throwing the ball in underneath their own basket, senior Payton Beckmann found an open Meredith Clark in the middle of the lane and the junior hit a shot with 12 seconds left in the game, and the Rockets escaped an upset bid from Ashland-Gr... Read More

The White House says it will not negotiate with the Democrats on immigration until the end of the federal government shutdown. White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says in a statement that, "We will not negotiate the status of unlawf... Read More

LINCOLN – Nebraska Department of Correctional Services Director Scott R. Frakes provided prison inmate Carey Dean Moore notice of the substances to be employed in his execution by lethal injection. State law requires the director to provide notice... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY – Republican governor candidate Krystal Gabel says the legalization of industrial hemp is the solution to Nebraska’s tax issues. She said establishing hemp as an agricultural economy will provide sustainable economic benefit, com... Read More