PITTSBURGH (AP) — Former teammates and coaches bid farewell to Dwayne Haskins during an emotional memorial service on Friday, a little less than two weeks after the 24-year-old quarterback died after being struck while walking on a South Florida highway.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Bitter cold descended on several Midwest states, including Nebraska, Kansas, Iowa and parts of Missouri, on Tuesday as a winter storm system dropped some snow, sleet and freezing rain on those areas.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A day after the Lincoln City Council passed an ordinance that expands the city's anti-discrimination ordinance to include sexual orientation and gender identity, a conservative group filed a petition to get the issue on the ballot.
ELLSWORTH, Neb. (AP) — A man has died in a two-vehicle crash in the Nebraska Panhandle, according to the Nebraska State Patrol.
The crash happened Thursday morning on state Highway 2 near Ellsworth, killing 40-year-old Grant Mann, of Alliance, the Omaha World-Herald reported.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — More than 100 abortion rights protesters rallied inside the Ohio Statehouse Tuesday and briefly entered the Senate chamber.
The protesters chanted and carried signs, first outside the Statehouse, then in the Rotunda, then in the Senate chamber.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The vaccinations that U.S. schoolchildren are required to get to hold terrible diseases like polio, measles, tetanus and whooping cough in check are way behind schedule this year, threatening further complications to a school year already marred by COVID-19.
The Atlantic Coast Conference, Big Ten and Pac-12 are exploring ways to counter the Oklahoma-Texas expansion and curtail the Southeastern Conference's growing power in college football.
The commissioners of the ACC, Big Ten and Pac-12 have discussed how creating an alliance between leagues that span the country could provide both financial benefits and policy making pull as the NCAA begins to hand off more responsibilities to conferences.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) _ Alliance Data Systems Corp. (ADS) on Thursday reported first-quarter profit of $286...
ALLIANCE, Neb. (AP) — A fire over the weekend at a BNSF Railway terminal in western Nebraska is estimated to have caused $3 million in damage to the facility...
ALLIANCE, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Highway Patrol is investigating after an Alliance officer fired shots during an altercation with a suspect who allegedly rammed into another car in the police department's parking lot...
NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) — Plans have been unveiled for a nearly $300 million beef packing plant that would employ 875 people in western Nebraska...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The families of three female high school runners filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday seeking to block transgender athletes in Connecticut from participating in girls sports...
ALLIANCE - The Alliance Arts Council announced Wednesday, July 16, that it has been awarded a grant of $6,250 by the Nebraska Arts Council.
This grant will support the Alliance Arts Council’s 2019-2020 Fall to Spring season of performing and visual arts events.
ALLIANCE —“There's No Place like Alliance.”
That’s the theme for this year’s Heritage Days, a week-long community celebration that kicked off on Tuesday, July 16.
The "No Place like Alliance" theme is a play off the famous saying "No Place like Home" from "The Wizard of Oz." "The Wizard of Oz" is 80 years old and this is the 40th year for the event that began in 1980 as a celebration of Alliance’s heritage.
GERING — Jon Sperl, merchandiser for New Alliance, gave producers his outlook on the year ahead for peas and beans Thursday, at WESTCO’s annual producers meeting at the Gering Civic Center.
Sperl said the fragility of the marketplace is tied to production, politics and purchase choices.
WHITEHALL, Ohio (AP) — When Steve McLoughlin's time as president of the Whitehall Historical Society ran out, Bill Flood was there to take over. When Flood's term ended, Leo Knoblauch stepped into the role.
Three men face charges after being arrested during a sex trafficking operation Saturday.
Alliance Police Chief John Kiss released Tuesday that three men had been arrested: Robert Eugene Schefcik Jr., 26, of Alliance; John Robert Butler, 43, of Morgan Town, West Virginia; and Thomas Larry Floral, 62 of Gering.
SCOTTSBLUFF – Kyle Cartwright, the new director of the Nebraska Cultural Endowment, will be in the area early next month to learn more about the local arts community and visit with some of the people involved.
Alliance Fire Chief Troy Shoemaker says a fire at a feed supplement plant on Friday “devastating for the company and the community.”
Firefighters from three fire departments fought a fire at the Vitalix plant in Alliance until early Friday afternoon.
LINCOLN — On his first day back coaching at Oregon State, it rained. Mike Riley didn’t care. He pulled out his bicycle and rode down to the stadium anyway. Old times. It felt good.
Despite being Nebraska’s coach for three years, Riley still had roots in Corvallis.
The body of an Alliance man reported missing Monday has been found.
The body of Adrian Madero, 24, was located in Box Butte County, Chief John Kiss said Wednesday in a press release.
Alliance Police had issued an alert on Monday, seeking information from the public to help locate Madero.
Northeast Ohio school closings and delays for Wednesday, March 21, 2018
CLEVELAND, Ohio — It's officially spring but that means little in Northeast Ohio as another winter storm is leading to school closures and delays.
ALLIANCE — An Alliance man faces drug charges after police arrested him during a shoplifting investigation.
Police arrested Ryan Arrants on charges of possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine) with intent to distribute, possession of drug paraphernalia, driving under the influence of drugs, and two counts of shoplifting, Lt.