Outdoor notes: Mountain lion applications; Trout stocking; Free milkweed in Norfolk; October calendar

LINCOLN, Neb. – Hunters have until Sept. 28 to apply for a 2019 mountain lion permit. Up to 640 permits will be issued via lottery by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, which has received 435 a... Read More

Battle Creek Coach Carlson Pleased With Effort

STANTON - Battle Creek coach Andrew Carlson picked up career win number 56 on Friday, 49-20 over Stanton. Carlson said the team accomplished all the goals they set out to achieve this week. Among those, running the football. The Braves rushed f... Read More

Battle Creek Racks up 400 Yards Rushing in Win Over Stanton

STANTON - Battle Creek used their rushing attack to settle down a wild game, routing Stanton on the road Friday, 49-20. The game featured a number of crazy plays, including a 78-yard punt return for a touchdown, a Battle Creek interception immedia... Read More

Pierce Looks to Stay Unbeaten Against Wayne on Friday

_informq.push(); WAYNE - Pierce (4-0) will try and keep their perfect season alive as they travel to take on Wayne (2-2) Friday night....... Read More

Class D2 Rivalry Chosen for NCN's Week 7 Game.

NORFOLK - Like most NCN Sports flex polls, this one came down to the wire. But in the end, the Oct. 5 match-up between Chambers/Wheeler Central/Ewing and Stuart prevailed and will be broadcast live on TV. The game will be the renewal of a forme... Read More

Nebraska proclaims Sept. 22 as National Hunting and Fishing Day

LINCOLN, Neb. – Nebraska Lt. Gov. Mike Foley honored the state's hunters and anglers on Monday during a ceremony in which he proclaimed Sept. 22 National Hunting and Fishing Day in Nebraska. For more than four decades, National Hunting and Fishing... Read More

Voters to decide NCN's October 5th Game

NORFOLK - It's that time again. We have four fantastic games lined up for fans to pick from. Vote on which one you'd like to see NCN cover in Week 7! You have until Wednesday at 6 p.m. to vote. #qp_main2072577 .qp_btna:hover ... Read More

Augustana's Sinflorant Turns in Historic Rushing Effort

WAYNE - Augustana's rushing attack came alive against Wayne State on Saturday. Coming into Saturday's game against Wayne State, the Vikings had a total of 251 rushing yards through two games. They came up with 284 yards on Saturday alone, ancho... Read More

Late Rally Comes Up Short for Wayne State

WAYNE - A furious fourth-quarter rally fell just short as Wayne State was denied on fourth and goal at the eight-yard line in the final seconds as Augustana held on for a 27-21 win over Wayne State Saturday evening. The game was scoreless after on... Read More

No. 4 Oakland-Craig remains unbeaten after win over Syracuse

OAKLAND - Burton Brandt connected with Grant Stubbendeck, his lone reception, on an 89-yard touchdown pass to bring Syracuse within a 7-6 score in the first quarter, but Class C2 No. 4 Oakland-Craig scored 48 unanswered points to defeat the Rockets, ... Read More