RELEASE COURTESY UNK COMMUNICATIONS By TYLER ELLYSON KEARNEY – The timing is right for Ty Strawhecker to leave the barbecue business. The owner of Luke & Jake’s Bar-B-Q is closing his restaurant and catering business July 31, ending a 23-... Read More
By Mike Spataro,  Associate News Director HASTINGS - The Hastings Parks and Recreation is hosting a free fishing derby for kids on Saturday at Lake Hastings. Registration will begin at 9:30 and the fishing will begin at 10 in the morning. The ag... Read More
By Mike Spataro,  Associate News Director HASTINGS - The Nebraska High School Rodeo got underway Thursday at the Adam County Fairground in Hastings and will continue until Saturday. There are 150 high school rodeo athletes competing in 12 events... Read More
Nebraska Radio Network Gasoline prices in Nebraska are more than 50-cents a gallon higher this month than a year ago and it's having an impact on demand. AAA Nebraska's Rose White says it's unusual to see the amount of gas being burned by motor... Read More
Nebraska Radio Network A spokeswoman for a campaign trying to put Medicaid expansion on the November ballot says years of rising healthcare costs are helping them gain supporters. Campaign Manager for the Insure the Good Life campaign, Meghan M... Read More
By Kaleb Henry, Executive News Director GRAND ISLAND - A Loup City 5th grade teacher and Arcadia-Loup City assistant football coach was one of seven arrested Friday in Grand Island for soliciting prostitution. 32-year-old Brandon Stickley of C... Read More
By Mike Spataro,  Associate News Director HASTINGS - The Hastings City Council approved a temporary moratorium on solar energy generation facilities within the city of Hastings at Monday’s city council meeting. The moratorium was put in place ... Read More
By Kaleb Henry, News Director HASTINGS - Another Hastings business is closing this week; this time it is Applebee’s. Employees were told Sunday that the restaurant will close permanently Thursday. Many in Hastings did not think this would happe... Read More
By Mike Spataro, Associate News Director HASTINGS - Project Homeless Connect is having an event at First St. Pauls Church on June 28th from 10am to 4pm and they need volunteers. They will be connecting homeless people with various agencies to help... Read More
Nebraska Radio Network Federal officials were in Omaha today to announce the indictments of a record breaking fentanyl bust on April 26th on I-80 near Kearney.  U.S. Attorney for Nebraska Joe Kelly says two men from New Jersey will make their fir... Read More