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Fairbury company pays $145K fine to EPA

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A Fairbury, Nebraska firm has agreed to pay a fine of $145,000 after the Environmental Protection Agency found it violated federal law through unauthorized discharges into Brawner Creek. According to the Region 7 office of the EPA, Loveland Products exceeded its industrial storm water permit discharge limits for cadmium, copper, lead, nickel and zinc into […]

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UNO men visit South Dakota State

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The UNO men’s basketball team takes the lead in the Summit League on the road to play South Dakota State. The Mavericks are 6-1 and took sole possession of the lead in the league race with an 85-79 win at Oral Roberts and will close out the first half of conference play with a third […]

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Witnesses asked to come forward in fatal shooting of eagle

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State officials are looking for tips from the public that may lead to the culprit who shot and killed a bald eagle in Cedar County last weekend. Greg Wagner, spokesman for the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, says the bird was found Sunday about three miles southeast of Yankton. “It looked like it happened Sunday,” […]

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Nebraska Squanders Double-Digit Lead in Big Ten Opener

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Nebraska (8-6, 0-1) built a 12-point second half lead over Northwestern Wednesday afternoon in their first Big Ten game of the season, but it wasn’t enough as Northwestern rallied to win 81-72. “It was just a really disappointing game. I thought our fans were great. It was a good college basketball game for a long […]

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Huskers Rally to Beat Rhode Island

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Nebraska rebounded after Wednesday’s loss to Creighton with a solid stretch performance to come from behind to beat Rhode Island 70-67 Sunday at Pinnacle Bank Arena.   Rhode Island led to 11 late in the first half, and held the lead until the 90 second of the game.  Senior guard Benny Parker nailed a three-pointer […]

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Nebraska trails #3 Iowa 28-17 heading into final quarter

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Iowa extended its lead in the third quarter with two long touchdown runs by Jordan Canzeri. The first came after a long punt return for the Hawkeyes early in the third quarter.  Canzeri scored on a 29-yard run to bring the lead to 21-10 just three minutes in to the second half. Nebraska answered though with an […]

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Medical marijuana sponsor rejects slippery slope arguments

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A state senator pushing for Nebraska to legalize medical marijuana says he will continue to push for the change in the upcoming legislative session. Sen. Tommy Garrett of Bellevue dismisses charges that his bill would lead to the legalization of marijuana for recreational use, similar to how a ballot initiative in Colorado paved the way […]

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Huskers Survive Game of Runs With Delaware State

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Nebraska built a 25-point lead in the second half over Delaware State, but the game was not well in hand until the final minutes of the game.   Delaware went on a 21 point run in the second half, cutting what had been a 25 point lead down to just four.  Nebraska rallied though in […]

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Huskers Lead Rutgers Headed to Final Quarter

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The Nebraska football traded touchdowns with Rutgers in the third quarter, but hold onto a lead headed to the final period of play.   Nebraska’s lead was cut to seven with the a trick play touchdown by Rutgers early in the third quarter, but the Huskers were able to push the margin back to 14 […]

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Michigan State Leads 31-20 After Three Quarters

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Nebraska took the lead on a touchdown drive early in the third quarter, but Michigan State owned the rest of the period, surging to an 11 point lead.   Nebraska’s touchdown came on a 1-yard plunge by Imani Cross to take a 20-17 lead over the Spartans.   Michigan State answered on their next drive […]

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Nebraska Storms to Early Lead over #6 Michigan State

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The Nebraska defense played one of the best quarters of the year in the opening period against #6 ranked Michigan State.  And Nebraska’s offense was on target too to give Nebraska the early lead.   Nebraska’s defense set the tone on the first Michigan State possession, stopped the Spartans on a fourth down attempt.   […]

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Royals’ Starling goes deep in Fall League win

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Bubba Starling and the Surprise squad jumped out to an early lead and never looked back as it snapped a five-game losing streak with a 4-0 win over the Scottsdale Scorpions on Tuesday.

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Father’s Day: With heavy heart, Volquez seeks clinch

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After saying goodbye to his father, Edinson Volquez returned to the Royals ready to work, and he will do so on Sunday with the chance to lead his team to the World Series championship.

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Purdue Opens Big Lead Over Huskers

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Purdue used a big third quarter to open up a large lead over Nebraska.   Nebraska started the half with a 75 yard touchdown drive to cut Purdue’s lead to 21-16, but the rest of the quarter belonged to Purdue.   The Boilermakers scored three times in the period, once after forcing a fourth Husker […]

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Purdue Takes Early Edge Over Huskers

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The Huskers find themselves in a early hole against Purdue after the first quarter.   Nebraska took an early lead after the first Huskers possession with a 41 yard field goal by Drew Brown.   But Purdue answered with a touchdown drive on their next possession, scoring on a 56 yard run by quarterback David […]

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