Outdoor notes: Commission to consider recommendation for mountain lion season

LINCOLN, Neb. – The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will consider a staff recommendation to approve a proposed 2020 mountain lion season when it meets June 21 in Alma. The meeting will begin at ... Read More

Husker running back Maurice Washington's scheduled plea hearing Wednesday was continued to July, a court spokesman said. Washington, 19, is accused of sending a 10-second video to an ex-girlfriend depicting the girl, then 15, performing ... Read More

LINCOLN — The first 10 games of the Fred Hoiberg era at Nebraska are set. The school announced the 2019-2020 nonconference slate on Wednesday morning. The season will tip on Oct. 30 in an exhibition against Doane College. Nebraska wil... Read More

BEATRICE – Members of a Leadership Beatrice Class are spearheading installation of a Story Walk project, at the downtown Beatrice park, this week. The project, previously planned for Riverside Park, was moved to Trailhead Park across from the Ga... Read More

CWS officials announced Wednesday a joint pledge with the NCAA to fund the rehabilitation of local baseball and softball diamonds affected by flooding. "We don't know the exact amount, but among ourselves here we expect to give tens of thousan... Read More

Whoever plays qualifying leader Tanner Owen in the Nebraska men’s match play golf championship this week better not expect to pick up ground against him on Players Club’s par-5s. The Husker senior-to-be from Parkville, Missouri, bird... Read More

York’s Brady Danielson was sure of his decision to sign to play basketball for Division II Northern State. But that changed when Northern’s head coach of nine years, Paul Sather, accepted the same position at North Dakota in late May... Read More

BEATRICE – That new affiliation of six southeast Nebraska Public Schools will go by the name of the Trailblazer Conference. Beatrice, Nebraska City, Plattsmouth, Ralston, Springfield Platteview, and Wahoo are banding together for competition and... Read More

Want to get a glimpse of the College World Series teams before games begin Saturday? They'll be practicing at various locations throughout the Metro area on Thursday. Then on Friday each team will have 50 minutes of allotted practice tim... Read More

LINCOLN — A Husker position group full of experience and depth added another player for the future. Travis Vokolek, a transfer tight end from Rutgers, announced Tuesday he's headed to Nebraska. The 6-foot-6, 249-pounder caught 16 pa... Read More

Husker freshman wide receiver/running back Wan’Dale Robinson was cited on suspicion of possession of less than an ounce of marijuana Sunday night, a University of Nebraska-Lincoln spokeswoman said Monday. UNL police were called to a ro... Read More