Concert Calendar

Earth, Wind & Fire

Earth, Wind & Fire

The mightiest elements in music, Earth, Wind & Fire are coming to Harrah’s Stir Concert Cove on Friday, July 19th. One of the most important, innovative, and commercially invincible contemporary forces of the 20th century, EWF has released 23 albums. They have recorded eight No. 1 R&B singles and eight Double Platinum Top 10 Pop…more info »

Diana Ross

Diana Ross

Diana Ross is performing at Harrah’s Stir Cove with Rhonda Ross on Saturday, July 20. Diana Ross is considered one of the most successful recording artists and entertainers of all time. 2019 will be remembered as a milestone in history with a year-long Diamond Diana Celebration marking the 75th birthday of the iconic superstar. Secure…more info »

Weird Al Yankovic

Weird Al Yankovic

“Weird Al” Yankovic performs at The Pinewood Bowl on July 31. Online Presale Date: Starts Nov. 14 @ 10AM Ends Nov. 15 @ 10PM Presale code: NERDY Show Date: Wednesday, July 31 Public On Sale Date: Friday, Nov. 16 at 10AMmore info »

Peter Frampton

Peter Frampton

Peter Frampton The Farewell Tour makes a stop at the Starlight Theatre in Kansas City on Mon., Aug 5.more info »

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Worst Amusement Park Ride Ever

Worst Amusement Park Ride Ever

Thankfully, these guys escaped with just one suffering a shoulder injury. How on earth do you suit up and do this job ever again? YIKES!

Huskers News

Palensky, Chick Named to All-Big 10 Second Team

Palensky, Chick Named to All-Big 10 Second Team

Sophomore outfielder Aaron Palensky and freshman infielder Cam Chick both received conference honors on Tuesday. Palensky and Chick were both named second team selections on the All-Big 10 Team. This year, Palensky leads the Huskers with a .339 batting average, including a .323 mark in conference play. He also leads the team hits (65), doubles…

Huskers Selected as a No. 5 Seed in Big 10 Tournament

Huskers Selected as a No. 5 Seed in Big 10 Tournament

After missing out on the Big 10 Tournament entirely last season, the Huskers are back in as a No. 5 seed. They’ll take on the Minnesota Golden Gophers on Wednesday at 9 p.m. in Omaha at T.D. Ameritrade Park. Nebraska came into their final regular season series with a chance to win a share of…

Local News

Nebraska Lawmakers Approve New Two-Year Budget

Nebraska Lawmakers Approve New Two-Year Budget

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – Nebraska lawmakers have approved a new $9.3 billion, two-year budget despite objections from a group of fiscal conservatives who wanted spending cuts. The main budget bill won final approval Tuesday on a 35-12 vote. It now heads to Gov. Pete Ricketts, who can approve it, reject it or use his line-item…

Palensky, Chick Named to All-Big 10 Second Team

Palensky, Chick Named to All-Big 10 Second Team

Sophomore outfielder Aaron Palensky and freshman infielder Cam Chick both received conference honors on Tuesday. Palensky and Chick were both named second team selections on the All-Big 10 Team. This year, Palensky leads the Huskers with a .339 batting average, including a .323 mark in conference play. He also leads the team hits (65), doubles…

Rental Housing Ordinance Described as Good First Step

Rental Housing Ordinance Described as Good First Step

A scaled-back ordinance offering some restrictions on rental housing is somewhat applauded by an organization that represents the city’s core neighborhoods. Collective Impact Lincoln Program Manager Nancy Petitto says city council approval of the Humane Housing Ordinance is a positive step in protecting renters and preserving the quality of affordable, humane rental housing in our…