NU Bowlers take Third in Las Vegas

Las Vegas, Nev. – The Huskers wrapped up the Stormin’ Blue & White Vegas Classic on Monday and finished third overall with a 10-2 record. Nebraska started the day playing against the sixth seed Maryville. NU won the

Three Huskers Win Titles at Hastings Open

Hastings, Neb. – Seven Nebraska wrestlers competed at the Hastings College Open on Saturday and three earned first-place finishes in their weight class. Boo Dryden (133), Jagger Condomitti (157) and Silas Allred (197) all collected individual titles for the Big Red. Dryden earned

Markowski Earns National Freshman honor

Nebraska’s Alexis Markowski was named the Tamika Catchings National Freshman of the Week by the United States Basketball Writers Association, when the USBWA announced its weekly award winners on Tuesday, Jan. 11. Markowski, a 6-3 forward/center out of Lincoln Pius

Wiegert Selected for College Football Hall of Fame

Nebraska All-American and Outland Trophy winner Zach Wiegert is one of 21 individuals who will make up the 2022 College Football Hall of Fame Class.  The 18 players and three coaches were announced on Monday by the

New Protocols at Midland sporting events

Midland University is requiring that all spectators wear masks while attending indoor events. Given the rapid rise of the omicron variant across the country and here in Nebraska, Midland will continue to follow the CDC’s recommendations. ·        All

Health foundation cancels annual gala

Due to the recent increase of COVID-positive cases, deaths and hospitalizations, as well as concerns about bed capacity in the community, the Fremont Health Foundation has made the difficult decision to cancel its Annual Gala event scheduled

Officials say virus could overwhelm hospitals

The Associated Press Nebraska hospital officials are warning that the state’s health care system could quickly be overwhelmed over the next couple weeks if virus cases continue to surge at their current pace. Hospitals are already struggling

Marjorie A. Schuett

Marjorie A. Schuett, age 92, of Omaha Formerly of Fremont, died Saturday, January 08, 2022 at Parson House in Omaha Marjorie was born July 11, 1929 in Nebraska City to Maynard and Mary ‘Taylor’ Griffin.  She was

Woman faces charges from Monday night incident

Fremont police responded to a disturbance at 11:20 Monday night in the 1700 block of N. Maxwell. The reporting party advised officers that he found a female inside his truck going through his center console. She had

Prohaska running for Saunders County sheriff

Republican Curt Prohaska, a Saunders County deputy sheriff, has announced his campaign for sheriff with the support of Gov. Pete Ricketts. Current Saunders County Sheriff Kevin Stukenholtz recently announced his retirement and will not seek re-election. “I’m