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 2021-04-25 20:01 

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[ Lincoln, NE ]

62 Kansas counties turn down vaccine doses as demand wanes...
 2021-04-24 22:56 

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[ Lincoln, NE ]

Nebraska students complete precursor to NASA satellite launch...

NASA has selected a small research satellite designed by Nebraska students to be placed in Earth's orbit. Saturday morning, the Big Red Satellite team got one step closer to launching their CubeSat into space. "On behalf of the team, welcome today...

 2021-04-24 22:16 

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[ Lincoln, NE ]

Small earthquakes rattle north-central Kansas...

SMITH CENTER, Kan. (AP) — Several small earthquakes have rattled north-central Kansas. The largest had a magnitude of 3. 5 and was reported Friday in Jewell County. Two other quakes measuring 2. 3 and 2. 5 on the Richter scale were recorded Saturday...

 2021-04-24 22:11 

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[ Lincoln, NE ]

Police release dash, body camera video of deadly shooting...

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police have released body and dash camera videos of the fatal shooting of a Black man during a Nebraska traffic shop. The Associated Press report that the three videos provided on Friday to reporters were reviewed last month by gr...

 2021-04-24 19:42 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Josh Battle Royale makes its way to Lincoln...

On Saturday in Lincoln a battle a year in the making took place. People named Josh came from across the country would battle to decide who would be the one true Josh. "We were like no way we are actually do this, oh wait actually how far is it Nebrask...

 2021-04-24 05:25 

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[ Lincoln, NE ]

Lancaster Event Center celebrates 'Rodeo Week'...

The Lancaster Event Center is hosting its first ticketed spectator event since the start of the pandemic this weekend: The 2021 Nebraska Cornhusker College Rodeo. "For the community, we have something to go to, we have something to do, and we're b...

 2021-04-24 02:27 

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[ Lincoln, NE ]

Mckenna's Rae of Hope helps to end stigma on mental health...

A local non-profit aiming to end the stigma of mental health Friday night at the last Tri-City Storm home game. According to McKenna's Rae of Hope President, Todd Schirmer, suicide is the second leading cause of death in young people ages ten to thirt...

 2021-04-24 02:22 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Sales boom for Tri-City Storm as season ends...

As the Tri-City Storm wrapped up their final home game tonight of the season, the teams manager is celebrating the success they've had this year following not being able to have as many games last year....

 2021-04-24 02:18 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Being prepared for planting season prevents injuries or death...

As planting season approaches, the national safety council is asking farmers to be prepared and have a plan before they head out into the field. According to research from the National Safety Council seven hundred farmers and ranchers die in work related ...

 2021-04-24 02:18 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

How to avoid fatigue during planting season...

For some farmers, it's becoming harder and more stressful to farm the same amount of acres they used to. According to research from the National Safety Council many farmers and ranchers continue to work on the farm past their sixties and seventies and...

 2021-04-23 21:17 

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[ Lincoln, NE ]

Carter Park in Hastings to see new pickleball courts...

Carter Park's tennis courts will be receiving an upgrade, transforming into new pickleball courts, according to the City of Hastings Parks and Recreation Department. The project, which began April 12, will include a new court surface, posts, nets and ...

 2021-04-23 20:32 

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[ Lincoln, NE ]

Farm, conservation groups back Fischer's proposal to help farmers with carbon markets...

Farmers are just growing corn and soybeans. The carbon captured in the soil could become another cash crop. "I'm really excited about Growing Climate Solutions Act because it's farmer centered it's absolutely good program," said Krista...

 2021-04-23 20:11 

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[ Lincoln, NE ]

Police: Bomb threats target schools, businesses across Omaha...

Omaha police say an apparently coordinated effort sent bomb and shooter threats to schools and businesses across Omaha on Friday morning, sending some schools into lockdown and leading at least one business to evacuate its headquarters. Police spokesman, ...

 2021-04-23 17:43 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

How to handle post-pandemic anxiety...

For many of us this spring has been an exciting time to get back in the stands at games and maybe even go out for a bite to eat but with the traumatic experience of a global pandemic fresh in our minds whats the best way to return to normal? "Don'...

 2021-04-23 17:39 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Market Report with KRVN, April 23, 2021...

Clay Patton, with KRVN, has our market report....

 2021-04-23 16:13 

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[ Lincoln, NE ]

Gov. Ricketts blasts 20 senators after tax relief bill stalls...

Governor Pete Ricketts blasted 29 senators Friday after a tax relief bill stalled in the Nebraska Legislature. LB 408 would cap property tax increases at 3% but it fell four votes short of overcoming a filibuster Thursday. Ricketts called out the 20 senat...

 2021-04-23 15:36 

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[ Lincoln, NE ]

KPD: Kearney man dead following collision with metal gate...

A Kearney man has died following a crash at Broadfoot Sand and Gravel in south Kearney Thursday night. In a news release, the Kearney Police Department said officers responded to the property at approximately 4:15 p. m. Thursday after receiving a report o...

 2021-04-23 14:56 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Two teens taken into custody, more sought in GI robbery...

Grand Island Police said two teens were taken into custody as they look for six or seven others following a robbery early Friday morning. According to GIPD, officers responded to a home on North Elm Street around 1:30 a. m. Friday after a 19-year-old male...

 2021-04-23 13:54 

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[ Lincoln, NE ]

Pet of the Week: Ragnar...

KEARNEY, Neb. — Ragnar is NTV's Pet of the Week! Staff at the Kearney Area Animal Sheltersay he is pretty shy, but will warm up to you pretty quick. He would do better in a calmer home, with some big windows for some bird-watching fun! To adopt ...

 2021-04-23 13:42 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

TRPHD raises COVID-19 risk dial, remains in moderate range...

KEARNEY, Neb. —The Two Rivers Public Health Department has raised it's COVID-19 risk dial but it still remains in the moderate range. There has been a steady rise in new cases, seeming to be among those under 40 years old, who are also less like...

 2021-04-23 13:14 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Valparaiso librarian arrested following NSP investigation...

AValparaiso woman is in jail following an investigation into unauthorized purchases at the village's library. According to a news release from the Nebraska State Patrol, an investigation began in February, when the case was referred to NSP by the Nebr...

 2021-04-23 12:32 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Investment club hopes to put practice into action for any student at GISH...

You're never too young to start thinking about investing and a group of Grand Island Senior High students are putting those thoughts into action. The Future Billionaires Investment Club have a goal of giving any student from any of the academies a cha...

 2021-04-23 12:28 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Farming Today with KRVN, April 23, 2021...

LINCOLN, Neb. — Bryce Doeschot with KRVN has a look at agriculture headlines....

 2021-04-23 12:24 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

What's Happening: Youth Leadership Kearney, benefits and application deadline...

It's a program to help the next generation of youth leaders. Ryan Dennhardt, chair of Youth Leadership Kearney tells us all about the program and how it's beneficial for the community. APPLICATION DEADLINE: Monday, May 3rd, 2021 at 5:00 p. m. The ...

 2021-04-23 12:02 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Union Pacific net down, but sees economy growing in 2021...

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) —Union Pacific's first-quarter profit declined 9 percent as the railroad delivered less freight and its revenue fell. The Omaha, Nebraska-based company said Thursday that it earned $1. 34 billion, or $2 per share, in the quarter...

 2021-04-23 11:23 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Nebraska students to launch satellite into orbit, part of NASA project...

LINCOLN, Neb. —A team of Nebraska middle and high school students, mentored by University of NebraskaLincoln undergraduate engineering students, will have their satellite placed into Earth's orbit, according to UNL. NASA announced the project is...

 2021-04-23 10:50 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day site locations...

LINCOLN, Neb. — National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is set for Saturday, April 24, in Nebraska and several agencies across the state will participate in the event. The agencies that are participating are listed below. Additional locations can b...

 2021-04-23 02:33 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Tri-City school districts starting ASCEND Academy to find future principals...

The ASCEND Academy is not an actual building or anything like that. It's a mentorship program for teachers who may want to take that next step as an administrator. Teachers can have a lasting impact on students. "I'm sure if I asked you who is...

 2021-04-23 00:25 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

One person dead after crash near Kearney...

One person is dead after a single-vehicle crash south of Kearney. Kearney Police said the crash happened near Broadfoot Sand and Gravel just after 4 p. m. on Thursday. No other details have been released at this time. The crash remains under investigation...

 2021-04-22 22:41 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Scratchtown honored for becoming Nebraska's first solar powered brewery...

Irish red ale isn't all that's on tap as they tap into the sun at Scratchtown Brewing Company. "We typically generate about 80 percent of our energy needs with our solar panel on roof of our brewery," said owner Caleb Pollard. Pollard and ...

 2021-04-22 21:35 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Cancer survivors encouraged to take survey, help shape health policy...

It's as simple as filling out a form. The American Cancer Society is looking for cancer survivors to take a survey and help shape health policy. ACS said survivor views have proven to be an incredible resource for providing policy makers with timely a...

 2021-04-22 20:49 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Senators question who should control property taxes in Lb408 debate...

Will limiting property tax growth limit local control? That is the question that has been shaping the debate around Lb408, the latest proposal looking to tackle the property tax issue that has dominated the legislature for years now. Its no secret in Nebr...

 2021-04-22 20:44 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Officer files sexual discrimination lawsuit against City of Lincoln...

A veteran Lincoln Police officer has filed a sexual discrimination lawsuit against the City of Lincoln. In her lawsuit, Melissa Ripley, who has been with LPD since 2000 and serves on the Narcotics Task Force, says the discrimination started in January 200...

 2021-04-22 18:37 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Kearney man sentenced on charge in Loomis burglary...

A Kearney man has been sentenced to two to three years in jail for burglarizing a Loomis church. According to Phelps County District Court records, Ric Brundidge, 35, was given the sentence Thursday morning for one count of attempt of a 2A felony. The cha...

 2021-04-22 18:35 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Two Rivers: how you can celebrate Earth Day 2021...

KEARNEY, Neb. —Every April 22, we celebrate Earth Day, and this year is the 51st anniversary of its observance. Katie Mulligan with the Two Rivers Public Health Department talks about how you can celebrate, and still stay healthy and safe. This year...

 2021-04-22 18:17 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Market Report with KRVN, April 22, 2021...

LEXINGTON, Neb. — Clay Patton, with KRVN, has our market report....

 2021-04-22 17:20 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

College drinking rates dropped during pandemic, research shows...

LINCOLN, Neb. — According to a new survey from the University of NebraskaLincoln, college students drinking rates dropped during the pandemic. Findings show the influx of students moving back in with their parents actually contributed to a substanti...

 2021-04-22 16:58 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Nebraska attorney general joins letter to Biden, opposes addition of justices...

LINCOLN, Neb. — Nebraska's attorney general has joined a letter asking President Biden and congressional leaders to oppose attempts to add justices to the U. S. Supreme Court. "While serving as Attorney General, it has been my duty to vigila...

 2021-04-22 15:45 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Grand Island man arrested after stealing car with infant inside...

A Grand Island man is in jail after Grand Island Police said he stole a vehicle with an infant inside and later caused a disturbance at JBS. According to GIPD, Jesus Cardoza, 30, was in a "heightened emotional state" at a residence on West Ninth S...

 2021-04-22 15:17 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

All in a Day's Work: Shiloh Farm Family Shares Their Rural Life Online...

Farms in Nebraska come in all sizes. There is a farm in Adams County that is for sure on the smaller end of the scale. For this segment of All in a Day's Work reporter Brian Gnuse visited Shiloh Farm. What they lack in size they make up in views and h...

 2021-04-22 15:17 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

All in a Day's Work: Shiloh Farm Family Shares Their Rural Life Online...

Farms in Nebraska come in all sizes. There is a farm in Adams County that is for sure on the smaller end of the scale. For this segment of All in a Day's Work reporter Brian Gnuse visited Shiloh Farm. What they lack in size they make up in views and h...

 2021-04-22 13:55 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Community Action to grow early childhood programming, expand workforce in Lincoln...

LINCOLN, Neb. — A grant of over $1. 6 million was received by the Community Action Partnership of Lancaster and Saunders Counties to expand early childhood programming in the capital city, according to Community Action. The$1,660,500 grant, from the...

 2021-04-22 13:00 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

First time since 2015, GISH student accepted into U.S. Naval Academy...

Only 8. 5% of people who apply to the United States Naval Academy are accepted according to PrepScholar. One of those people is a student from Grand Island Senior High. Gage Long was anticipating an answer from the academy since November and even made bac...

 2021-04-22 12:50 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Melinda's Garden Moment: maximize your tomato harvest...

Grow your best crop of tomatoes yet by extending the beginning and end of the season. Jump start the season and shorten the number of days to harvest by warming the soil and air. Floating row covers and cloches work like mini greenhouses in the garden. Or...

 2021-04-22 12:30 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Farming Today with KRVN, April 21, 2021...

LINCOLN, Neb. — Bryce Doeschot with KRVN has a look at agriculture headlines....

 2021-04-22 12:20 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Nebraska man who fled drug charge 30 years ago, pleads guilty in Florida...

OCALA, Fla. (AP) — A man accused of fleeing a drug conspiracy charge in Nebraska more than three decades ago and living under a false identity has pleaded guilty to federal charges in Florida, according to court records. Howard D. Farley Jr. , 72, p...

 2021-04-22 12:03 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

DHHS: COVID-19 cases continue to increase...

LINCOLN, Neb. —New COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations and emergency room visits continue to increase this week in the U. S according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Cumulative hospitalizations in Nebraska due to COVID-19 are a...

 2021-04-22 11:52 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Ag land valuation bill advances...

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A bill intended to shift the cost of school bonds away from owners of farm and ranch land has been given first round approval from state lawmakers. Agricultural and horticultural land is currently is valued at 75 percent of its ac...

 2021-04-22 02:49 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Charles Herbster to formally announce bid for Governor...

Charles W. Herbster is announcing his campaign for governor. Herbster will formally announce his run on Monday, April 26 at the Heartland Country Barn in Fremont, Nebraska at 3:45 p. m. Herbster is from Falls City, Nebraska and is the owner of several bus...

 2021-04-22 01:58 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

South Heartland provides vaccine, risk dial update...

The South Heartland District Health Department (SHDHD) updated the COVID-19 risk dial for this week. According to the health department, they saw an increase to 1. 8 in moderate risk, up from 1. 7 the previous week. "We are coming off of another week ...

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