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Listen Monday, Tuesday and Thursday mornings on 1230 KHAS at 8:08 for Ask The Expert. Dr. Christopher Murray talks about your health on Monday, Beau Huffman from GNC comes in on Tuesday, Wednesday we have a health care professional from Mary Lanning Healthcare and on Thursday Thomas Hiatt of Computer Hardware joins us.

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State Stories (Scroll for local)

Gov. Heineman says nurse practitioner bill didn’t require enough training

Gov. Dave Heineman says he vetoed a nurse practitioner bill passed unanimously by the Unicameral, because it didn’t require enough training. LB 916 would have eliminated a requirement that nurse practitioners have written agreements with doctors. Heineman says the bill’s provision that nurse practitioners have at least 2,000 hours of supervised practice wasn’t enough. “A […]... Continued

State announces mobile job search app, effort to attract veterans (AUDIO)

State officials have announced the job hunt has gone high-tech in Nebraska and that Nebraska is working even harder to attract veterans to the state. First, State Labor Commissioner Cathy Lang says a new mobile app will make the information on the job search website, NEworks.gov, available on smartphones and tablets. “The job search process […]... Continued

Sand Hills rancher wins accolades for conservation efforts

A cattle ranch in the Sand Hills area of the state is being awarded the 2014 Nebraska Leopold Conservation Award. Duane and Nancy Pelster represent the third generation managing the Pelster Angus Ranch along the Cedar River near Ericson. Duane Pelster is recognized as a pioneer in the use of rotational grazing. He says that […]... Continued

Nebraska-Omaha baseball wins fourth straight, getting past Creighton

Creighton Baseball outhit Nebraska-Omaha 8-5 on Tuesday night at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha, but the Mavericks came up with timely hitting to notch a 4-1 win over its crosstown rival. Creighton dropped to 20-13-1, while UNO won its fourth consecutive contest to improve to 20-13. Clayton Taylor homered on the sixth pitch of the game, […]... Continued

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Two more night games planned for the Husker football schedule

Two more Nebraska football games have been slated for nighttime starts. The Big Ten Network will air the Huskers September 27th home game against Illinois for 8pm, then October 18th at Northwestern at 6:30. That will make five consecutive night games for Nebraska in 2014. Already set for kicks after sunset are a 9:30 p.m. […]... Continued

Local News

Large change in registered voter affiliation

Secretary of State John Gale says more than 8,000 registered voters in Nebraska have changed their party affiliation since the start of the year. Around 4,300 voters have changed from other parties to Republican. More ... Continued

Heineman signs in more laws

Gov. Heineman approved a half dozen bills yesterday, including one that allows for designated license plates for veterans. But he vetoed one that would have changed state regulations for nurse practitioners, and it's too late ... Continued

Denim Days to raise Sexual Assault Awareness

Across the country and around the world men and women alike will be wearing their blue jeans for Denim Day today. Sasa Crisis Center Community Educator Ashleigh Drudik says it's a day to raise awareness ... Continued

Primary race for governor heats up

The Republican primary race for governor is heating up between Omaha businessman Pete Ricketts and Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning. Republican Pete Ricketts is promising to run a positive campaign for Nebraska governor. He says ... Continued

Pershing steps down from Board of Education

There's a vacancy on the Hastings Public Schools Board of Education. Dr. Matt Pershing had to resign. He moved out of the district and that makes him ineligible to serve. The school board accepted and ... Continued

Autism law signed by Heineman

An estimated 1,000 Nebraskans will receive insurance coverage for autism therapies under a new state law. Gov. Dave Heineman signed the bill into law Monday standing alongside two families with autistic children. The proposal allows ... Continued

Local Sports


Nebraska continues to add prime time appearances to its 2014 football schedule. The Big Ten Network has announced that the September 27th game against Illinois in Lincoln and the October 18th game at Northwestern ... Continued

Local Events

Big Brothers Big Sisters Annual Flower Sale

It is that time of year again! Big Brothers Big Sisters will be hosting its annual flower sale Mother's Day weekend. The day of the event we will have hanging and sitting baskets only. If ... Continued

Hero Flight BBQ Fundraiser

The Buffalo County Hero Flight BBQ Fundraiser will be held on Sunday April 27th from 11 A.M to 2 P.M. at the Buffalo County Extension Building in Kearney.A Hot Dog or Hamburger lunch will be ... Continued

USATF Nebraska Association Junior Olympic Development Track Meet

Coming up on May 17, 2014USATF Nebraska Association Junior Olympic Development Track Meet @ Hastings High School 1100 West 14th Street, Hastings, NEField Events Start @ 9:00 AM Track Events Start @ 12:00 PM ... Continued