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City of Kearney says “Please DO NOT Place Leaves In The Street”

City of Kearney says “Please DO NOT Place Leaves In The Street”

KEARNEY, Neb. – City streets are not the dumping grounds for leaves. Why should you be concerned? Excessive organic matter such as grass and leaves can cause odors in neighborhood creeks and drainage problems that lead to flooding. City Ord. No. 7352 states: “The owner of the property abutting the sidewalk space shall be responsible for…

Driver Arrested Following Road Rage Incident in Lincoln County

Driver Arrested Following Road Rage Incident in Lincoln County

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. – Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol arrested a Missouri man following a report of a road rage incident on Interstate 80 near North Platte. At approximately 4:20 p.m. Wednesday, NSP received a report of a road rage incident on I-80 in Lincoln County. The incident reportedly included the driver of an eastbound…

Son of ex-U of Nebraska official accused of sexual assault

Son of ex-U of Nebraska official accused of sexual assault

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A lawsuit says the son of a former University of Nebraska official is accused of sexually assaulting a 12-year-old boy three years ago. The lawsuit filed Wednesday by the mother of the boy alleges that Jack Eichorst assaulted the victim at a sleepover at the Eichorsts’ home in October 2017. The…

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KGFW Sports – High School Volleyball and Football Update, Storm Top Omaha

KGFW Sports – High School Volleyball and Football Update, Storm Top Omaha

High School Schedules: – Volleyball Subdistricts/District Seedings: – A-6 District @ Lincoln Southwest – Tuesday – #1 Lincoln Southwest vs. #4 Lincoln Northeast – 5:00 – #2 Kearney High vs. #3 Columbus – 6:30 – Wednesday – Championship Match – 6:00 – C1-9 Subdistrict @ Kearney Catholic – Monday – #4 Minden vs. #5 Gibbon…

KGFW Sports – Husker and High School Update 10/21/20

KGFW Sports – Husker and High School Update 10/21/20

Nebraska may not be handing out a depth chart just yet, but the position battles are starting to come into focus. On Tuesday, running backs coach Ryan Held said Ronald Thompkins is Nebraska’s No. 2 running back right now behind Dedrick Mills. Thompkins has already had to overcome three knee surgeries in his career, which…

KGFW Sports – Husker Game Week, High School Updates 10/19/20

KGFW Sports – Husker Game Week, High School Updates 10/19/20

It’s game week. The Nebraska football team opens the 2020 season this Saturday at Ohio State. Captains for the 2020 season were announced over the weekend. The five captains as selected by their teammates are defensive back Dicaprio Bootle, offensive lineman Matt Farniok, quarterback Adrian Martinez, linebacker Collin Miller and wide receiver Kade Warner. This…

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Wisconsin admits 1st patient to field hospital, reports record COVID-19 deaths

Wisconsin admits 1st patient to field hospital, reports record COVID-19 deaths

narvikk/iStockBy ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(MILWAUKEE) — Wisconsin admitted its first patient to a field hospital in the Wisconsin State Fair Park, near Milwaukee, on Wednesday, the same day that the state reported a record 48 deaths from the novel coronavirus.The field hospital, a 530-bed facility which opened last week, is meant to relieve pressure on…

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Scoreboard roundup — 10/21/20

Scoreboard roundup — 10/21/20

iStockBy ABC News(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Wednesday’s sports events:MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLWORLD SERIESTampa Bay 6, LA Dodgers 4 (Series tied 1-1)MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCERSporting Kansas City at Colorado (Postponed)Copyright © 2020, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.

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Soybeans, corn mixed, but nearbys make more highs

Soybeans, corn mixed, but nearbys make more highs

Soybeans were steady to firm, with most contracts closing towards the middle of the day’s wide range, but with November managing to notch a contract high. Mexico and unknown destinations bought 152,404 tons and 132,000 tons of 2020/21 U.S. beans, respectively, and while weekly sales were over 2 million tons, with more than half of…

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‘News of the World’ trailer shows Tom Hanks on an epic adventure

‘News of the World’ trailer shows Tom Hanks on an epic adventure

Universal Pictures(LOS ANGELES) — Tom Hanks shares the News of the World in the new trailer for his upcoming film.  Set in the late 1800s, it stars Hanks as Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd, a veteran and storyteller who travels the United States sharing  tales from across the globe.  Along his travels, he encounters a young girl abandoned in the woods named Johanna,…