Concert Calendar

Elton John

Elton John

Sir Elton Hercules John, English singer, songwriter and pianist, has been a fixture of the soft rock and pop music scene since the early 1960s and toured the globe extensively in his decades-long career. John’s 2016-2018 Wonderful Crazy Night Tour has taken him throughout North America, the Middle East and Europe, as did his 2012-2013…more info »

James Taylor

James Taylor

Legendary singer/songwriter James Taylor and his All-Star Band with special guest Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Bonnie Raitt and her band are coming to PINNACLE BANK ARENA on FEBRUARY 20, 2019  for one intimate and memorable night!  Tickets on sale Friday, October 19 at 10 am at Ticketmaster.com and are $99.00 and $65.00 plus…more info »

KISS

KISS

Legendary rock band KISS brings their End of the Road world tour to the CHI Health Center Omaha on March 7.more info »

John Mellencamp

John Mellencamp

John Mellencamp’s career in music has spanned more than 35 years during which time he transitioned from pre-fab pop idol to one of the most highly regarded mature songwriters of a generation. Mellencamp fell in love with music at an early age and was fronting a soul band in his native Indiana by the time…more info »

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WOW Blog

Curing Coughs With Chocolate

Curing Coughs With Chocolate

With all the meds you see advertised on TV with side effects that sound…well, awful…this is a cure I can get behind! And it’s not the first time there has been a study that claims CHOCOLATE is actually more effective to treat a cough and/or cold that actual cough syrup.

Huskers News

Huskers Land Walk-On Commitment From Kearney QB

Huskers Land Walk-On Commitment From Kearney QB

Brayden Miller, a quarterback from Kearney High School, committed to Nebraska Tuesday morning. Miller is now the 20th walk-on of the 2019 class. In his senior season, the 6-foot-1 prospect threw for 1,371 yards in nine games. He also threw 15 touchdown passes and 12 interceptions. Miller plays basketball for the Bearcats as well, averaging…

Rundown at the RAC – Huskers fall to Rutgers 76 to 69

Rundown at the RAC – Huskers fall to Rutgers 76 to 69

(Photo by Kenny Larabee) Shield your eyes, Husker fans. This one was ugly. The Huskers could not finish off the Scarlet Knights in Piscataway, falling to Rutgers 76 to 69. The body language said it all. Lots of slumped shoulders and eyes cast down at the floor from Nebraska’s players, who’ve just lost a gimme…

Local News

A New Chief Executive Officer of the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services

A New Chief Executive Officer of the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services

A new leader is announced for the Health and Human Service Department. Governor Ricketts named Dannette Smith as the new DHHS chief executive officer. Governor Ricketts says that Dannette is the customer-oriented, results-driven leader that Nebraska needs for the the department. Smith has more than twenty-five years of executive leadership experience in large, complex organizations…

Text-to-911 Available In Area

Text-to-911 Available In Area

Text-to-911 service is now available for the Southeast Region. The Southeast Region 911 announces the availability of Text-to-911 service for the region that includes Lincoln. Region spokesmen say Text-to-911 is the next step in accessing emergency services as technology advances. Officials caution that Text-to-911 is not meant to take the place of calling 911 using…

LES Reminder To Be Prepared for Wintry Weather

LES Reminder To Be Prepared for Wintry Weather

With our current wintry mix comes a reminder from Lincoln Electric System. LES advises customers to locate their service panel and learn how to operate their main circuit breaker. LES also urges customers to prepare a winter emergency kit including items such as a blanket, disposable hand warmers, non-perishable food, a manual can opener, bottled…

Nebraskans Will Be Able To See Roads From Plow Driver’s Perspective

Nebraskans Will Be Able To See Roads From Plow Driver’s Perspective

Nebraskans will be able to view roadways from Nebraska Transportation plows actively working to remove snow. Transportation Department spokesmen say the Plow Tracker online works as a complement to the Nebraska 511 system, which informs travelers of road conditions throughout the State. They add that motorists will have access to additional information to help them…