Tommy Armstrong Jr. accounted for 303 yards of total offense and two touchdowns and No. 8 Nebraska came back from a four-point halftime deficit to defeat Purdue 27-14 Saturday at Memorial Stadium.
Oregon Trail Rodeo committee members presented at $2500 check to the Morrison Cancer Center in Hastings. It was proceeds from the "Tough Enough to Wear Pink" night at the August rodeo.
Hastings mayoral candidates discussed issues at a voter forum. Kathy Duval and Corey Stutte are looking to be the first new mayor in Hastings for eight years, replacing outgoing mayor Vern Powers.
An eleven-year-old boy brought an airsoft gun to a Grand Island school Thursday and chased after other students with it. Police said this is a huge safety concern and that parents should monitor the toys their kids have and how they use them.