Concert Calendar

Ringo Starr

Ringo Starr

Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band are hitting the stage at Harrah’s Stir Cove on Friday, August 23rd! Ringo Starr’s 2019 All Starr Band features Toto’s Steve Lukather, Santana’s Gregg Rolie, Men at Work’s Colin Hay, multi-instrumentalist Warren Ham, drummer Gregg Bissonette and Hamish Stuart. Don’t miss a night of classic hits, with each…more info »

ZZ Top

ZZ Top

Rock and Roll Hall of Famers ZZ Top perform at the Starlight Theatre on Sept. 1.more info »

Steely Dan

Steely Dan

Steely Dan performs at the Pinewood Bowl on Sunday, September 8.more info »

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WOW Blog

How COOL To Keep Your House

How COOL To Keep Your House

Well its pretty nice out today and yesterday was nice, but remember a couple days ago with the triple-digit heat index??  If you’re concerned about keeping your hose cool and keeping costs down, CONSUMER REPORTS has issued some guidelines to help us keep cool without breaking the bank. They say the bottom line is you…

More On The PUMPKIN Spice Craze!

More On The PUMPKIN Spice Craze!

Following up on my blog from a couple days ago about the PUMPKIN SPICE craze….here’s an addition.  The HOSTESS folks say they are getting ready to introduce PUMPKIN CUPCAKES this fall.  You know those fantastic chocolate Hostess Cupcakes with the cream filling and swirly frosting design on top??? Well now get ready for PUMPKIN flavored…

Huskers News

Huskers Land Commitment from 2020 RB Sevion Morrison

Huskers Land Commitment from 2020 RB Sevion Morrison

The Nebraska football team picked up a commitment to their 2020 class Wednesday afternoon in running back Sevion Morrison out of Edison Preparatory Middle and High School. The Tulsa, Oklahoma native is rated three stars by 247Sports. According to MaxPreps, the 5-foot-11.5, 196 pound prospect scored 34 touchdowns and rushed for 2,639 yards last season…

Local News

Omaha Man Gets Prison For Starving 2 Dogs, Dumping Carcasses

Omaha Man Gets Prison For Starving 2 Dogs, Dumping Carcasses

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – An Omaha man accused of starving two pit bull dogs to death, then tossing their carcasses into a ravine has been sentenced to 15 months in prison. The Omaha World-Herald reports that 44-year-old Shane Palmer was sentenced Wednesday. He pleaded no contest in July to felony animal neglect and abandonment with…

WATCHDOG: “Alarming” Conditions At Nebraska State Penitentiary in Lincoln

WATCHDOG: “Alarming” Conditions At Nebraska State Penitentiary in Lincoln

A Nebraska prisons watchdog issues a warning about “alarming” conditions at the Nebraska State Penitentiary in Lincoln. Corrections Inspector General Doug Koebernick tells lawmakers that his concerns are driven by staffing shortages and record overtime. Nebraska’s prison system has faced a litany of problems in recent years, including persistent overcrowding and struggles to hire and…

President Trump Tries To Calm Biofuel Waver Outrage

President Trump Tries To Calm Biofuel Waver Outrage

President Trump is apparently trying to ease farm states outrage over biofuel waivers. The subject was apparently brought up during a meeting between President Trump and the U.S. Ambassador to China, former Iowa Governor Terry Branstad. The Nebraska Ethanol Board has also complained about those waivers, that they said benefit the petroleum industry over ethanol…

Power Restored In Lincoln After Massive Outtage

Power Restored In Lincoln After Massive Outtage

Electricity has been mostly restored to thousands of Lincoln Electric System customers after the company reported a massive outage early Thursday morning. Around 4 a.m, LES said more than 2,000 customers in the city were powerless, within the area of N. 14th and Interstate 80. A reason for the outage hasn’t been given.