Monthly Archive: October 2013

Good pumpkin harvest means good business for Nebraska family pumpkin patch 0

Good pumpkin harvest means good business for Nebraska family pumpkin patch

A little bit of family fun is taking place at Lincoln’s JK’s Pumpkin Patch. You can go pick out your own pumpkin along with many other fun activities. NewsNetNebraska’s Klair Acton has more with...

High-flying UNL forensics team keeps low profile 0

High-flying UNL forensics team keeps low profile

After winning the 2013 Nebraska State Speech Championship, one would think the UNL forensics team would have a little more recognition on campus. But that is not the case. Reporter, Maranda Loughlin, has more...

Football concussions: Have they always been this frequent? 0

Football concussions: Have they always been this frequent?

New research has revealed that concussions in football are worse than we thought. When, in football’s history, did head injuries start becoming more frequent? NewsNetNebraska’s Madeline Clauff got one football expert’s opinion.

PickIt app raises charity funds in Lincoln, Nebraska 0

PickIt app raises charity funds in Lincoln, Nebraska

What new mobile app is bringing together a Lincoln, Neb., sandwich shop, a ministry, and a college student? NewsNetNebraska’s Chelsea Eaton looked into the app designed to help all three.

C-SPAN tour a hit with University of Nebraska-Lincoln journalists 0

C-SPAN tour a hit with University of Nebraska-Lincoln journalists

Many people know C-SPAN for its live coverage of the U.S. government. Now the cable network is trying to appeal to the younger generation by taking the show on the road. NewsNetNebraska’s Haley Herzog...

Miami Heat beat Chicago Bulls in NBA season opener 0

Miami Heat beat Chicago Bulls in NBA season opener

The defending champion Miami Heat squared off against the Chicago Bulls on the first night of the 2014 NBA season on Tuesday. After the Heat were awarded their 2013 championship rings in a ceremony before the game, they coasted to a 12-point victory over the Bulls.

UNL’s temple of terror; a haunted house with a history 0

UNL’s temple of terror; a haunted house with a history

  Story and photos by C.L. Sill, NewsNetNebraska Some years ago there was a theater professor at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln named Dallas. He was an aging fellow with a short fuse. Fond of...

Minnesota upsets Huskers 0

Minnesota upsets Huskers

The much-anticipated return of Nebraska quarterback Taylor Martinez, who had missed three games with a turf toe injury, brought more questions than answers as Minnesota beat Nebraska 34-23 to hand the Huskers their first Big Ten loss of the season Saturday at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minn.

Lincoln’s Farmer’s Market season ends with more sales, vendors and customers 0

Lincoln’s Farmer’s Market season ends with more sales, vendors and customers

Nebraska residents came out to support the last weekend of the Lincoln Haymarket Farmers’ Market this month. As NewsNetNebraska’s Veronica Grizzle reports, this year has seen a boost in both vendors and in customer...