| Ex-Hawkeye star drops first legal bet as sports gambling opens at Ameristar in Council Bluffs Omaha World-Herald|
Ameristar Casino Council Bluffs was one of six Iowa casinos that began accepting sports bets on-site on the first day it was legal. Harrah's and Horseshoe ...
Nebraska public power utilities to provide activities, Lineworker Rodeo at State Fair Grand Island Independent
The Nebraska Power Association (NPA), consisting of Nebraska public power utilities from across the state, will provide hands-on activities at its Public Power ...
Ponca Tribe Wins Case Against State of Nebraska, Iowa Over Right to Operate Prairie Flower... Casino.Org News
Ponca chairman Larry Wright Jr. called for the states of Nebraska and Iowa and the City of Council Bluffs to give up their years-long legal fight against the tribe ...
Tiny Nebraska town's residents mull moving uphill | Nebraska news Sioux City Journal
WINSLOW, Neb. (AP) — Residents of a tiny Nebraska community who are reeling from flooding this year are considering moving their entire town uphill.
$90K lotto ticket sold at Stop Inn Liquor & Foods Columbus Telegram
LINCOLN - One lucky player who bought a Nebraska Pick 5 ticket for the Wednesday, July 17, drawing is holding a ticket worth $90000, according to information ...
$202,000 Nebraska Pick 5 Winning Ticket Sold in Lincoln - News Nebraska City News Press
One lucky player who bought a Nebraska Pick 5 ticket for the Sunday, August 4 drawing is holding a ticket worth $202000. The Nebraska Lottery has confirmed ...
Nebraska prosecutors say new hemp law complicates prosecution of marijuana possession Scottsbluff Star Herald
Proving that a plant is marijuana requires testing not available currently in Nebraska, and some prosecutors say it would be cost prohibitive to bring out-of-state ...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 5' game KTIV
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Nebraska Lottery's "Pick 5" game were: 01-08-20-33-35 (one, eight, twenty,
Nebraska Sports Council to Host Annual Mud Run Sand Hills Express
NSC Mud Run set for Aug. 24. Lincoln (August 8, 2019)—More than 800 runners are set to take on 1-3 miles of mud, obstacles and dirt-track running at ...
Winning numbers drawn in 'MyDaY' game KTIV
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Nebraska Lottery's "MyDaY" game were: Month: 12, Day: 20, Year: 64 (Month:
Nebraska State Fair to celebrate two significant anniversaries this year with many special events planned Grand Island Independent
This is a special year for the Nebraska State Fair. Not only is the Nebraska State Fair celebrating its 10th anniversary in Grand Island, but 2019 is the 150th ...
Nebraska Mom Seeks Cure for Jansen's, One of World's Rarest Diseases ALS News Today
Read about Neena Nizar, founder of the Jansen's Foundation and one of only 25 or so confirmed Jansen's patients worldwide.
Lemon Days events planned for downtown NC this weekend Nebraska City News Press
Today (July 24) is the last day to vote in this year's Cutest Doggie Contest. Nebraska City Tourism and Commerce's annual Lemon Days promotion will feature ...
Editorial, 7/20: Inconsistency on gambling won't achieve true tax relief for Nebraska Lincoln Journal Star
Games of skill, which have popped up at a few businesses in and around Lincoln, have been hailed by an influential former state senator as the means to fund ...
Lottery planned for hunting access in Platte River rec land KETV Omaha
Nebraska state game officials are planning a lottery for deer hunters who want to gain access to Platte River Recreation Access lands in the central Platte River ...
Six Iowa casinos launch sportsbooks on the first day they are legal Yogonet International
Casinos across the state of Iowa opened legal sports betting about three months after Governor Kim Reynolds signed a bill clearing the way for the vertical, now ...
$202K winning lottery ticket sold at Lincoln U-Stop KLKN
Someone who bought a lottery ticket at a Lincoln gas station woke up Monday morning quite a bit richer.
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3' game KTIV
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Nebraska Lottery's "Pick 3" game were: 1-2-5 (one, two,
Nebraska Lottery: $10.8 million raised in three months for education, environment, State Fair Lincoln Journal Star
The Nebraska Lottery says it distributed more than $10.8 million to beneficiaries — like education and environmental funds — from lottery ticket sales for the ...
Nebraska measure could tip the number of states with casinos Washington Post
Nebraska voters may decide next year whether to legalize casino gambling in a ballot measure that could tip the number of states that allow commercial ...
3 spots remain for Husker football trivia night with tickets to a game on the line. Sign up here Omaha World-Herald
Do you consider yourself the world's biggest Husker football fan? Here's your chance to prove it.
Initiative would authorize casino gambling at Nebraska race tracks Lincoln Journal Star
A proposed constitutional amendment authorizing casino gambling at Nebraska horse race tracks may be on the general election ballot in 2020.
Nebraska doesn’t allow commercial casinos. That may change in 2020 WDAF FOX4 Kansas City
LINCOLN, Neb. — Nebraska voters may decide next year whether to legalize casino gambling in a ballot measure that could tip the number of states that allow ...
It's time to ante up, Nebraska Blair Enterprise Publishing
Place your bets. Just not in Nebraska. Not yet anyway. In May 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down a federal ban on sports wagering, allowing states to ...
Nebraska could mark a majority of US states with commercial gambling on its 2020 ballot Yogonet International
ebraska voters may decide next year whether to legalize casino gambling in a ballot measure that could lead the number of states that allow commercial ...
Casino Legalization in Nebraska Could Go to Public Vote VegasSlotsOnline
Nebraska voters may get the chance to vote for legalizing commercial casinos on the 2020 ballot if three petitions are successful.
Legalized sports betting is coming to Iowa this summer. Nebraskans can participate, too Omaha World-Herald
Gov. Kim Reynolds signed a bill Monday allowing sports betting through Iowa's 19 state-regulated casinos, making it the second Midwestern state — after ...
New initiative seeks to allow gambling at Nebraska horse racing tracks and casinos Yogonet International
The petition sponsors proposed a constitutional amendment for the November 2020 ballot and two statutory initiatives to regulate casino gambling. They claim ...
Nebraska Lottery to unveil Nebraska State Fair scratch game Grand Island Independent
The Nebraska Lottery will launch a new $2 scratch game to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Nebraska State Fair. The launch event will take place on ...
$78000 Nebraska Pick 5 Winning Ticket Sold in North Platte Lexington Clipper Herald
Lincoln, NE – June 28, 2019 – One lucky player who bought a Nebraska Pick 5 ticket for the Thursday, June 27 drawing is holding a ticket worth $78000.
Nebraska Lottery says someone won $25K a year for life 1011now
The Nebraska Lottery says someone who bought a Lucky for Life lottery ticket has won $25000 a year for life.
Lottery is building a better Nebraska | Sponsored Features | omaha.com Omaha World-Herald
The $704 million raised in the past 25 years has benefited people and programs across the state.
Petition Launched To Put Nebraska Casino Gambling On 2020 Ballot Legal Sports Betting
A tribal backed petition looks to add commercial casino gaming to the 2020 Nebraska ballot. Efforts for casino gambling could lead to NE sports betting in the ...
Iowa could legalize sports betting. Will its winnings come at Nebraska's expense? Omaha World-Herald
The Iowa General Assembly is getting closer to passing a law that would allow bettors to wager on sporting events at 19 state-regulated casinos, including three ...
The most gambling-addicted states are … | Nebraska News Lincoln Journal Star
Gambling exists in every state, even Hawaii and Utah, where gambling is prohibited by law. But not all gamblers are the same. “Recreational” or “social” ...
Nevada is tops in gambling spending, but what's the lottery, casino tab in other states? USA TODAY
Gambling is becoming legal in more states and in different ways as of late. With online betting and the rising popularity of fantasy sports and sports betting, there ...
Nebraska Could Vote on Casino Gambling as Tribe Tries to Capture $500M Wagered in Nearby... Casino.Org News
Nebraska residents may soon be asked to sign a petition for a referendum allowing casino gaming at the state's six licensed horse tracks under a proposal ...
Powerball jackpot hits $750 million, the third-largest ever Omaha World-Herald
Powerball ticket sales in Nebraska were $1.8 million for the week of March 17-23, said Neil Watson, a Nebraska Lottery spokesman. That was up from $1.1 ...
Nebraska Lottery officials still seeking missing tickets from scratch-off snafu Omaha World-Herald
Nebraska Lottery officials are trying to get over a headache for the holidays. In September, they cancelled the Holiday Bonus Bucks scratch-off game within two ...
Nebraska Lottery Scratch and Lotto games | Sponsored Features | omaha.com Omaha World-Herald
Nebraska Lottery Scratch and Lotto games are available at more than 1200 retailers across Nebraska. Visit nelottery.com for more information.
Winning lottery tickets sold in Nebraska KMTV - 3 News Now
A winning pick-5 and powerball ticket were both sold in Nebraska this week.
$74,000 Nebraska Pick 5 winning ticket sold in Gordon | Local News Briefs | starherald.com Scottsbluff Star Herald
One lucky player who bought a Nebraska Pick 5 ticket for the Tuesday, Jan. 29 drawing is holding a ticket worth $74000.
Battle Creek man wins $50K playing Nebraska Lottery 1011now
LINCOLN, Neb. — A Battle Creek man won $50,000 after buying a lottery ticket in Norfolk, the Nebraska Lottery says. Vern Duncan of Battle Creek won playing ...
$90K Pick 5 winning ticket sold in David City Nebraska City News Press
One lucky player who bought a Nebraska Pick 5 ticket for the Wednesday, July 17, drawing is holding a ticket worth $90000.The Nebraska Lottery has confirmed ...
Nebraska horse track wants you to bet on past races. But is it the 'crack cocaine' of gambling? Omaha World-Herald
The historical horse racing terminals resemble slot machines but operate differently, allowing bets to be placed on the results of previously run horse races.
Nebraska Legislature considers legalizing, taxing fantasy sports Omaha World-Herald
The bill would require Fan Duel, Draft Kings or any other operators to register with the Nebraska Department of Revenue, pay a fee of $10000 for the first year, ...
$170,000 Nebraska Pick 5 Winning Ticket Sold in Omaha - News Nebraska City News Press
One lucky player who bought a Nebraska Pick 5 ticket for the Thursday, January 17 drawing is holding a ticket worth $170000. The Nebraska Lottery has ...
$94000 Nebraska Pick 5 winning lottery ticket purchased from Hy-Vee gas in Columbus Columbus Telegram
Some lucky person, very possibly from Columbus, could soon be walking away with a hefty chunk of change.
Nebraska Lottery seeks to retrieve game's misprinted tickets 1011now
Nebraska Lottery officials are seeking missing tickets from a canceled holiday scratch-off game months after a mishap that disappointed many players who ...
'Naked and Afraid' couple join 2019 Florida alligator hunt, with 7,000 others from across US TCPalm
"Naked and Afraid" contestants and a 91-year-old Melbourne man are among those permitted to kill 15000 Florida alligators during the 2019 hunt.
Five Lincoln friends claim $1 million lottery prize | Nebraska Omaha World-Herald
A group of longtime friends who grew up together in Lincoln claimed a $1 million Nebraska Lottery prize Tuesday. Calling themselves “The Five,” Douglas ...
Columbus woman is winner of Nebraska Lottery Pick 5 jackpot worth $94k Columbus Telegram
The Nebraska Lottery on Monday morning announced Columbus' own Catherine Cole as the winner of the $94000 Nebraska Pick 5 winning jackpot ticket ...
Ponca Tribe opens casino in Carter Lake, giving members 'self-sufficiency,' chairman says Omaha World-Herald
With speeches and a ceremonial snip of a ribbon, the Ponca Tribe of Nebraska opened the new Prairie Flower Casino in Carter Lake — bringing gaming even ...
Gov. Reynolds' signature all that's needed to bring legal sports betting to Iowa Omaha World-Herald
Gov. Kim Reynolds so far isn't saying whether she'll sign a bill to legalize sports betting in Iowa finished its journey through the Iowa General Assembly Monday.
Winning Pick 5 ticket sold in Omaha KMTV - 3 News Now
OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — One lucky player who bought a Nebraska Pick 5 ticket for last Friday's drawing is holding a $164,000 ticket. The Nebraska Lottery has ...
Former senator eyes gambling revenue for property tax relief Lincoln Journal Star
Former Sen. Loran Schmit of Bellwood is urging state senators to turn to newly authorized mechanical amusement devices, including electronic video games, ...
$66,000 Nebraska Pick 5 winning ticket sold in Milligan | News | yorknewstimes.com York News-Times
MILLIGAN – One lucky player who bought a Nebraska Pick 5 ticket for the Thursday, Feb. 7 drawing is holding a ticket worth $66000.
Spalding man claims prize in Lucky for Life lottery game Lincoln Journal Star
A Spalding man has claimed his Lucky for Life lottery prize.
Nebraska Lottery game scratched due to ticket errors 1011now
The Nebraska Lottery deactivated one of its scratch-off games after a programming error was discover.
Sports Gambling to Be Discussed in the State of Nebraska USA Online Casino News
The Midwest represents an interesting dichotomy for fans of gambling. Several states have stated they are not interested in legalizing sports gambling.
Is gambling a problem in Pa.? It's ranked among top 15 gambling-addicted states PennLive
U.S. consumers rack up more than $100 billion per year in gambling losses.
Thursday's $78000 Pick 5 prize has yet to be claimed North Platte Telegraph
A $78000 Nebraska Pick 5 winning ticket was sold in North Platte, according to the Nebraska Lottery website. The ticket was sold at the Fat Dogs convenience ...
Nebraska Lottery Won’t Pay Out on 405 Misprinted Scratch-Off... Casino.Org News
IGT misprinted tickets for the Nebraska Lottery in September, creating winners where there were none. The lottery will not pay and is urging customer to hand in ...
5 Nebraska High School Friends Win $1.5 Billion Lottery Jackpot While Home for Thanksgiving Inside Edition
"The Five," as they're collectively known, have been close friends since high school and college.
$1 million Powerball ticket purchased in west Omaha, but not yet claimed Omaha World-Herald
No one has yet stepped up to claim a $1 million Powerball ticket purchased last month in west Omaha. But the convenience store that sold it is getting its cut of ...
Cozad woman wins $30,000 playing Red White & Blue North Platte Telegraph
Lincoln, NE – February 27, 2019 – Jacqueline Neill of Cozad won $30000 playing the Red White & Blue Scratch game from the Nebraska Lottery.
Nigerian gets federal time for scheme that defrauded Nebraska businesses of $163K Lincoln Journal Star
A 38-year-old Nigerian man has been sentenced in Omaha to six years in federal prison for a wire fraud that led to U.S. businesses losing more than $6 million, ...
New One Million Dollar Lottery Winner In Nebraska KLIN
There is a one million dollar lottery winner in Nebraska. Lottery officials say the ticket was sold this week in Fremont. It's Nebraska's first $1 million ticket sale ...
Fremont man wins $1 million in Powerball drawing KMTV - 3 News Now
FREMONT, Neb. (KMTV) — A purchase Zach Norenberg made on a whim has turned him into a millionaire. He went to a Hy-Vee Gas in Fremont before heading ...
Mega Millions at $1.6B: Such huge lottery prizes are because of simple math, with a few surprises Lincoln Journal Star
For all the anticipation about whether someone will finally snag the gigantic Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots, the games come down to two things: simple ...
Nebraska corrections offers $3K bonus to work at certain prisons, citing record-high need, turnover Omaha World-Herald
State corrections officials took more steps Monday to improve recruitment and retention of prison staff.
Grand Island Man Wins $200,000 Playing Flawless Fortune Grand Island Independent
Lincoln, NE – Jerry Dingwerth of Grand Island won $200000 playing the Flawless Fortune Scratch game from the Nebraska Lottery.
Mega Millions Jackpot 3rd Largest in History; Nebraska Lottery Encourages Players to Play Responsibly Lexington Clipper Herald
Lincoln, NE – October 10, 2018 – Two months without a jackpot winner has grown the Mega Millions jackpot to a record level. Because of the high jackpot, the ...
Lincoln woman is lottery holiday game winner — or is she? Lincoln Journal Star
Connie Johnson got one of the very first scratch-off cards for the Nebraska Lottery's new Christmas game, Holiday Bonus Bucks.
Online Poker Violates Constitution, Claims Former Nebraska AG CardPlayer.com
Online poker should be banned because it violates states' rights, according to the Sheldon Adelson-backed Coalition to Stop Internet Gambling. On Thursday, a ...
Fremont man wins $1M lottery prize | Local News Fremont Tribune
A Fremont man claimed his $1 million prize from the Nebraska Lottery on Friday after matching five of six numbers in last Wednesday's Powerball drawing.
Ponca Tribe of Nebraska sees success with Carter Lake casino World Casino Directory
The Ponca Tribe of Nebraska celebrated the opening of its new Prairie Flower Casino in Carter Lake on November 1, 2018, and in spite of a federal lawsuit filed ...
Winning $1 million Powerball ticket sold at Bucky's in Omaha KMTV - 3 News Now
If you bought a Powerball ticket for Saturday's Powerball drawing at Bucky's gas station near 160th Street and West Center Road, double-check those numbers ...
Nebraska now accepting applications to grow hemp legally 1011now
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP)- Nebraska state officials are now accepting applications for people who want to grow hemp legally. The Nebraska Department of ...
Lincoln friends claim $1 million lottery prize KMTV - 3 News Now
A group of five men from Lincoln who have been friends since high school and college claimed a $1 million Powerball prize from the Nebraska Lottery Tuesday.
Nebraska Lottery says local man's big win may not be valid KSNB Local 4
GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (KSNB) - After buying a scratch ticket this week a Grand Island man thought he won big but Nebraska Lottery officials in Lincoln say there ...
Nebraska Lottery tells Keezer to wait a week or two Grand Island Independent
Chad Keezer of Grand Island drove to Lincoln Tuesday to press his case that the Nebraska Lottery owes him $40000.
Spalding man wins $25000 a year for life playing Lucky for Life Grand Island Independent
SPALDING — Troy Kleffner of Spalding won $25000 a year for life playing Lucky for Life from the Nebraska Lottery.
Nebraska Horsemen Plead With State for Historical Racing... Casino.Org News
Nebraska horsemen are desperately seeking authorization from the state to incorporate historical racing terminals at their tracks, as Iowa casinos continue ...
'Skill' video games thrive in Nebraska, but their legality is in doubt Omaha World-Herald
These so-called “skill” machines, which also go by names like Nebraska Skill, Big Daddy and Banilla, are thriving across Nebraska, tripling in number over the ...
No one hit all the numbers in the Mega Millions drawing, so the jackpot is now $900 million Omaha World-Herald
UPDATE: No one hit all the numbers in Tuesday night's Mega Millions drawing, so the jackpot for Friday's drawing has risen to an estimated $900 million, ...
Record number of Nebraska Passport participants travel to every stop 1011now
This summer, a record breaking amount of people traveled around Nebraska to get stamps for the Nebraska Passport program.
UPDATE: NE Lottery says winning 2x2 ticket sold in Scottsbluff Tuesday 1011now
LINCOLN, Neb. (by Release) - Update: 9/14/18. According to Nebraska Lottery Linda Newberry of Scottsbluff was the winner of the big jackpot. Its the second big ...
Winning Powerball ticket still unclaimed | Bellevue Leader | omaha.com Omaha World-Herald
Who wants to be a millionaire? For the April 18 Powerball drawing, one ticket sold in Nebraska matched all five winning white ball numbers (09, 10, 12, 17, 23) ...
Kickoff times set for five Nebraska games 1011now
Kickoff times and television information for five 2019 Nebraska football games have been set, including four home games at Memorial Stadium.
Nebraska Baseball postponed to Friday 1011now
The baseball game between Nebraska and Iowa at the Big Ten Tournament has been postponed to Friday due to weather. First pitch is at 11:30 a.m..
UPDATE: Missing Nebraska Man Found, EMA Cancelled 1011now
UPDATE: The Endangered Missing Advisory for 51-year-old Lance Eggen has been cancelled.
New river flooding in Nebraska, Iowa forcing some out again 1011now
Weeks after historic flooding in eastern Nebraska and western Iowa forced thousands of people living along swollen rivers out of their homes, some of those ...
Nebraska tribe's latest energy project: reclaimed solar thermal heaters Energy News Network
The donated equipment, popular in the 1970s and '80s, will help the Winnebago tribe save on heating costs.
HOW TO HELP Nebraska flood victims 1011now
Here is a list of ways you can help people impacted by devastating flooding in Nebraska.
When Will Online Sports Betting Be Legal? Projections for All 50 States The Action Network
The latest: Sports betting went live in Iowa on Aug. 15, becoming the 11th state to accept legal wagers; Indiana will reportedly have at least one sportsbook live ...
Heavily armed Nebraska Marine arrested trying to enter Offutt on May 31 Omaha World-Herald
An off-duty Marine from Nebraska was arrested at Offutt Air Force Base two weeks ago after he tried to enter the base with two semi-automatic rifles, a pistol, ...
Sports betting passes Tennessee House of Representatives after debate over gambling The Tennessean
Legislation to legalize online sports betting in Tennessee passed Wednesday in the House of Representatives, despite a spirited debate from members worried ...
'Nebraska has always felt like a second home': Hoiberg hired as Huskers' next men's basketball coach Lincoln Journal Star
Fred Hoiberg will be the next coach of the Nebraska men's basketball team, sources confirmed to the Journal Star on Saturday morning. The university ...
Nebraska child welfare firm sues state after losing contract 1011now
A firm that has managed child welfare cases in the Omaha area for years will sue Nebraska state officials who awarded a new contract to a different nonprofit.