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Medicaid expansion funding mandate moves from voters to Legislature

In the aftermath of a Republican sweep of statewide and congressional offices that spotlighted a growing rural-urban political divide, atte… Read more

Steven M. Sipple: No embarrassment this time: Growth in Frost's program glaringly apparent

Nebraska's five-point loss to Ohio State represents serious progress for Scott Frost's program. The sort of progress that leads one to genuinely believe NU can win each of its final three regular-season games — against Illinois and Michigan State in Lincoln, and at Iowa to close the season. Read more

North Star student stable following crash that killed her mother, police say

A Lincoln North Star High School sophomore remained in critical-but-stable condition at a local hospital Monday after a crash that killed h… Read more

Election results for all statewide and Lincoln-area races

See results as they come in on all statewide and Lincoln-area races and ballot questions. Latest update: 5:55 a.m. Wednesday. Lancaster Cou… Read more

Biz Buzz: Perkins is coming back to Lincoln

Perkins fans will be happy to know that the restaurant chain is coming back to Lincoln. Read more

Maloney's all-out play got her on 'SportsCenter' but Nebraska volleyball fans are used to seeing her great plays

Mikaela Foecke had 11 kills with an impressive .524 hitting percentage to help lead the Nebraska volleyball team to a 25-14, 25-12, 25-13 win against Rutgers on Saturday at the Devaney Sports Center. Foecke didn’t have a single hitting error on 21 attempts. Read more

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New book celebrates Huskers’ 1997 National Championship

Relive the glory of the Huskers’ 1997 National Championship – and Tom Osborne’s final season as head coach – through amazing photographs fr… Read more


Photos: Snowy roads across Nebraska and more

See snowy roads and more photos in the snow from across Nebraska. Send your photos in a Facebook message or via email to yourpics@journalst… Read more

Photos: Huskers lose to Drake despite fast start

Nebraska's women's basketball team loses its regular-season opener to Drake at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Journal Star photos by Francis Gardler Read more

Photos: Huskers hammer Mississippi Valley State

Nebraska had no trouble with Mississippi Valley State in a men's basketball clash at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Journal Star photos by Emily Blob… Read more

Photos: Lincoln Veterans Parade

Photos: The Huskers fall short against Buckeyes at the Horseshoe

Nebraska put up a fight against No. 10 Ohio State but lost 36-31 in Columbus, Ohio. Journal Star photos by Francis Gardler. Read more

Digital exclusives

Watch: Frost talks Illinois prep, including weather factors

Head football coach Scott Frost talks about the week of practice, Saturday's weather and Illinois after practice on Nov. 8, 2018.  Read more

Live updates: Day 1 of the high school state volleyball tournament

Forty-eight teams are dreaming about a state championship. Only six will be crowned. Follow the Journal Star's updates from the state high … Read more

Watch: Martinez on where he can improve after OSU game

Quarterback Adrian Martinez talks about his play in the loss to Ohio State and team's growth at the weekly press conference on Nov. 5, 2018… Read more

Prep Extra Preview: High school football semifinals

The semifinals of high school football are finally here. Alec McChesney (@Alec_McChesney) and Ron Powell (@ronpowell_ljs) dissect the match… Read more

Michigan's powerful statement solidifies position atop Big Ten power rankings

A look at the updated Big Ten power rankings from Parker Gabriel following Michigan's statement victory.  Read more


The finest destination for exceptional sleep in your Southeast Nebraska home

Enjoy plush comfort with our patent-pending support system which actively contours and cradles your body for a deeper, more restorative sle…


In-home care options for Southeast Nebraska people

Look at local, professional care & support options for a parent, spouse or family member who needs some extra help.