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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WOW Blog

5 Summer Myths

5 Summer Myths

So, it doesn’t really feel or look like the first day of summer, but here we are! In honor of today being the first day of summer, we’re busting five of the most common summertime MYTHS . . . 1.  “You can catch a cold from air conditioning.”  Not exactly . . . at least not…

Looking for a Summer Job?

Looking for a Summer Job?

Not sure what the boss will think, but if you’re up for traveling around and hitting some “epic” hotel pools…hotels.com is looking for you! Hotels.com said the chosen candidate will be paid $10,000, plus travel and lodging expenses, to travel to six of the “most epic hotel pools” in the United States and document the experience…

Huskers News

Former NU Baseball Assistant Coach Mike Kirby Named the Head Coach of New Mexico State

Former NU Baseball Assistant Coach Mike Kirby Named the Head Coach of New Mexico State

NU baseball assistant coach Mike Kirby has been hired as the New Mexico State Aggie’s head coach, the school announced Thursday. Kirby spent the past five years at Nebraska as the assistant head coach. Kirby also coached third base. “After a nationwide search that yielded several top candidates, I felt that the right coach and…

Huskers Take Two of Four in Japan, Heading to China Next

Huskers Take Two of Four in Japan, Heading to China Next

Courtesy – NU Athletic Communications The Nebraska volleyball team played its fourth and final match in Japan on Friday, against the Japanese league runner-up Toray Arrows. The Huskers will head to China on Saturday, where they will play four more matches against Chinese professional teams. Nebraska and Toray played on Friday, one day after the…

Local News

176 Nebraska Students To Get Debt Relief From Failed College

176 Nebraska Students To Get Debt Relief From Failed College

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska students who took out loans to attend a failed for-profit college will get those debts repaid under a new settlement agreement with state attorneys general. Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson announced Monday that 176 former students at ITT Tech will receive nearly $1.8 million in combined debt relief. The broader…

Trail Slashes His Throat In Murder Trial

Trail Slashes His Throat In Murder Trial

WILBER, Neb. (AP) – A man accused in the 2017 slaying of a Nebraska woman slashed his neck and fell from a wheelchair during his murder trial. Fifty-two-year-old Aubrey Trail yelled “Bailey is innocent, and I curse you all” Monday before swiping something across his neck in the courtroom in Wilber, 35 miles southwest of…

A Former Lincoln Police Officer Is Convicted of Sexual Assault

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – A former Lincoln police officer accused of repeatedly forcing a mentally ill woman into sex while he was on the force has been convicted of sexual assault. Lancaster County District Court records say a jury found 56-year-old Gregory Cody guilty on Friday. His sentencing is scheduled for Aug. 29. Cody allegedly…