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Huskers sweep Indiana again

Huskers sweep Indiana again

Six sets in Bloomington. All Nebraska. A day after No. 5 Nebraska (2-0) swept Indiana (0-2), the Huskers did it again Saturday. On Friday, Nebraska’s hitting percentage continued to rise as the match wore on. This time it fell, but Nebraska’s defense plus inexperience and errors for Indiana proved the difference. Nebraska hit just .228…Read more »

114 Positive COVID-19 Cases Reported Saturday in Lancaster County

114 Positive COVID-19 Cases Reported Saturday in Lancaster County

The Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department (LLCHD) Saturday reported 114 lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 Lancaster County, bringing the community total to 26,116. The total number of deaths in the community remains at 187. The COVID-19 Risk Dial is at elevated orange, indicating a high risk of the virus spreading.  Residents are advised to follow these recommendations…Read more »

Major Winter Storm Expected Monday

Major Winter Storm Expected Monday

…WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT… Heavy snow possible with total snow accumulations of 4 to 8 inches possible across portions of east central and southeast Nebraska including the following counties and cities:  Douglas-Sarpy-Lancaster-Cass-Otoe-Gage-Johnson- Including the cities of Omaha, Bellevue, Papillion, La Vista, Lincoln, Plattsmouth, Nebraska City, Beatrice, Tecumseh,…Read more »

Lincoln City Crews Treating Streets Saturday Afternoon

Lincoln City Crews Treating Streets Saturday Afternoon

As of 3:30 pm Saturday Afternoon City of Lincoln Transportation and Utilities report: City operations: Twenty material spreaders are treating arterial streets with granular salt pre-wet with brine. Winter Operations plow teams are on standby. National Weather Service: A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 3 AM Sunday, January 24, 2021. An additional one-inch…Read more »

Winter Weather Advisory Thru 3 AM Sunday – Winter Storm Watch Monday

Winter Weather Advisory Thru 3 AM Sunday – Winter Storm Watch Monday

..WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM CST SUNDAY… …WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT… The following counties and cities are included in the Advisory and Watch area:  Douglas-Sarpy-Lancaster-Cass-Otoe-Gage-Johnson- Including the cities of Omaha, Bellevue, Papillion, La Vista, Lincoln, Plattsmouth, Nebraska City, Beatrice, Tecumseh, and Sterling. For the…Read more »

Nebraska men’s basketball against Penn State postponed

Nebraska men’s basketball against Penn State postponed

Another postponement for Nebraska men’s basketball. A release Friday says the current pause to team activities will affect the January 30 game against Penn State. That game is now postponed. Both teams will work with the Big Ten Conference to attempt and reschedule. The program paused all team activities due to COVID-19 positives among Tier…Read more »

Bipartisan Support Help Lawmakers Thwart Conservative Effort To Reverse Secret Balloting

Bipartisan Support Help Lawmakers Thwart Conservative Effort To Reverse Secret Balloting

Nebraska lawmakers have rejected an new effort to require a public vote when they choose legislative leaders, despite a push from some conservative senators for transparency. Lawmakers voted 30-19 against the motion to change the Legislature’s internal rules. Committee chairs and the speaker of the Legislature are elected through a secret ballot. Supporters of the…Read more »