Tuesday May 14
Holdrege Schools Asking Voters to Approve $14 Million Bond
School District 44 voters can cast their ballots on May 14 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Phelps County Fairgrounds If it's passed a multi-million dollar bond issue would take the community of Holdrege from three public elementary schools to one.
Armada Media Purchases Eight in Nebraska
Armada Media announced the acquisition of eight stations in Nebraska, two FM's in North Platte market and six stations in the Scottsbluff market .
North Platte Bulletin
Water task force bill rolls through debate, round two
Nebraska senators debated a bill on the state's long-term water management for a second time Monday before moving it forward, with amendments.
Lawmakers cut cost of water plan before sending it to final round
Jack Hoffman, his family and former Husker running back Rex Burkhead visited with President Barack Obama for 15 minutes in the Oval Office on Monday.
$8 million gift funds growth of Quilt House at UNL
The Quilt House, home to the International Quilt Study Center and Museum at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, will be expanding, thanks to an $8 million donation.
Lawmakers Vote To Expand Internship Program
The proposal won first-round approval on Tuesday with a 26-0 vote. It builds on an existing state program, which awards matching grants to qualified companies that offer college internships.