| It's time to ante up, Nebraska | Public 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 ...
Winning numbers drawn in 'MyDaY' game | State News North Platte Telegraph
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Nebraska Lottery's "MyDaY" game were:
New incentives might help put an electric vehicle in your garage McCook Daily Gazette
Electric vehicles have a long ways to go to overcome their fossil-fuel cousins, but they're becoming more popular. Two million EVs were sold worldwide last year ...
Nebraska Engineering researchers receive NET grant to develop treatment to reduce sulfur emissions Grand Island Independent
A team of researchers from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Engineering have received a $97662 grant from the Nebraska Environmental Trust ...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3' game | State News North Platte Telegraph
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Nebraska Lottery's "Pick 3" game were:
Nebraska school district to test students for nicotine as vaping, smoking at school reaches 'epidemic proporti MEAWW
A school district in Nebraska is set to test students for nicotine without prior alerts in an attempt to tackle the growing "epidemic" of teens using e-cigarettes in its ...
Deadline for multispecies lottery permit applications is July 5 Nebraska City News Press
Hunters have until July 5 to apply for a 2019-2020 multispecies lottery permit. Two types of permits are available: Super Tag and Combo. The Super Tag permit ...
NE afterschool grants awarded to several Metro schools & orgs KMTV - 3 News Now
After-school programs are a great way to keep kids learning, engaged and taken care of when parents can't watch them. The Nebraska Department of Education ...
Local Mega Millions jackpot reaches 7th largest in history Danielle Meadows 2:28 PM, Jun 03 KMTV - 3 News Now
Feeling lucky? After three months with no winner, the Mega Millions jackpot has grown to a record high. Tuesday's drawing marks the 7th largest in history.
Grants help pay for after-school programs statewide 1011now
After-school programs will receive more than $300000 in grant money to help provide activities for Nebraska kids at 48 sites statewide.
Employees dig through trash to find winning Oregon Lottery ticket lost by customer NTV
PORTLAND, Ore. - Mary Peabody won $1200 playing the Oregon Lottery's Keno game. She took her ticket to The Lucky Spot in Southeast Portland to claim her ...
Nebraska Environmental Trust Awards $200,000 Grant to Independent Colleges Foundation to Support Development of Sustainability Learning Lab at Bellevue University Yahoo Finance
The Council of Independent Nebraska Colleges Foundation (CINCF) announced today that it has received a $200000 grant from The Nebraska Environmental ...
6th annual Sip Nebraska event offers more selections, new blind tastings Lincoln Journal Star
Two years ago, craft beers were added to the Sip Nebraska Festival, which was traditionally a wine-tasting event at Mahoney State Park. Last year, spirits from ...
Virginia Tech Among Leading Candidates To See First-Round NBA Draft Droughts End Forbes
With Nickeil Alexander-Walker looking like a borderline lottery pick, Virginia Tech's 33-year absence from the NBA draft's first round will end this week.
Hachimura hopes his success helps growth of Japan basketball NTV
NEW YORK (AP) — Rui Hachimura used to adore a manga and anime series called "Slam Dunk," which followed a high school basketball team's trials and ...
Nebraska native David Nance proves that 'jamming' isn't a dirty word Chicago Reader
I can almost remember the days when “jam” and “band” weren't poison together. Back then, the term “jam band” was so vague that it was equally likely to be ...
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 bill requiring disclosure of lottery odds advances Lincoln Journal Star
Nebraska lawmakers have advanced a bill requiring the state lottery to prominently disclose the odds of winning the biggest available prize in its game ...
Frosted Flakes: Big Ten Baseball Tournament Starts Today Corn Nation
Are any of you headed to Omaha for the Big Ten baseball tournament? Two of our CN writers are going to be there so make sure to bring a Cobby sign and ...
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.
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 ...
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” ...
Lottery is building a better Nebraska | Sponsored Features Omaha World-Herald
The $704 million raised in the past 25 years has benefited people and programs across the state.
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 ...
Nevada is tops in gambling spending, but what's the lottery, casino tab in other states? USA TODAY
Americans spend about $261 in casinos and on lottery tickets. Nevadans spend the most, $5000 per adult. Rhode Island leads in lottery spending.
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 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 ...
Winning lottery tickets sold in Nebraska KMTV - 3 News Now
A winning pick-5 and powerball ticket were both sold in Nebraska this week.
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 ...
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 ...
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.
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.
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 ...
$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.
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 Lottery Scratch and Lotto games | Sponsored Features 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 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 ...
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 ...
Spalding man claims prize in Lucky for Life lottery game Lincoln Journal Star
A Spalding man has claimed his Lucky for Life lottery prize.
Five Lincoln friends claim $1 million lottery prize | Nebraska Omaha World-Herald
Longtime friends, home for Thanksgiving, found out they won on Black Friday.
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.
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.
$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.
$114,000 Nebraska Pick 5 Winning Ticket Sold in Kearney | Regional | lexch.com Lexington Clipper Herald
Lincoln, NE – June 20, 2019 – One lucky player who bought a Nebraska Pick 5 ticket for the Wednesday, June 19 drawing is holding a ticket worth $114000.
Legal battle clouds opening of new Carter Lake casino Omaha World-Herald
Just by opening its doors on Thursday, the Ponca Tribe of Nebraska's new Prairie Flower Casino in Carter Lake has beaten the odds. But in so doing, the tribe ...
Study Reveals Nevada Most Gambling Addicted State in... Casino.Org News
Nevada has the most casinos in the United States, and a recent study by WalletHub indicated the state is also the gambling addicted in the country.
$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 ...
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 ...
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, ...
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.
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.
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 ...
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 ...
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 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.
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.
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.
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 ...
Fremont man claims $1 million Powerball jackpot | Nebraska News Lincoln Journal Star
FREMONT — A Fremont man won $1 million this week playing the Nebraska Lottery.
Nebraska Lottery Recalling Holiday Scratch-Off Game After Error KLIN
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – Nebraska Lottery officials are seeking missing tickets from a canceled holiday scratch-off game months after a mishap that disappointed ...
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, ...
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 Looking into Legalizing Gambling USA Online Casino News
Nebraska considers itself to be a limited gambling state. It allows some gambling in the form of horse racing and the lottery. There are also Native American ...
Large Mega Millions impacts NE beneficiaries WOWT
LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - On Tuesday, Nebraskans were buying more than 420 lottery tickets a minute. Millions of people were crossing their fingers hoping they ...
Ralston taps $750000 from lottery funds to turn over Ralston Arena to private management Omaha World-Herald
The Ralston City Council on Tuesday voted to take another $750000 from the city's lottery fund as it transfers management of the Ralston Arena to a private ...
Fremont man claims $1 million Powerball prize 1011now
A Fremont man has claimed his $1 million Powerball prize from the Nebraska Lottery.
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.
$1 Million Powerball Ticket Sold in Bellevue Expiring Soon Lexington Clipper Herald
Lincoln, NE – September 18, 2018 – A $1 million Powerball prize will expire soon unless someone comes forward with the winning ticket.
Winning Powerball ticket still unclaimed | Bellevue Leader 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) ...
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 ...
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.
Iowa Sports Betting is Legal: How Big is Market Compared to New Jersey &... Lineups
Sports betting officially became legal in the Hawkeye State on Monday, May 15, 2019. Governor Kim Reynolds signed into law sports betting bill SF 617.
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 ...
'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 ...
What legal online sports betting in Tennessee means for college and pro teams Knoxville News Sentinel
Titans kicker Ryan Succop sized up one effect of legal online sports betting in Tennessee: “We'll probably have more people watching games,” he said.
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.
Cozad woman wins $30,000 from Lottery knopnews2
A Cozad woman won $30000 playing the Red White & Blue Scratch game from the Nebraska Lottery. Jacqueline Neill received quite a few tickets as Christmas ...
When will my state legalize sports betting? Map of sports gambling legislation across the US | When will my state legalize sports betting? Map of sports gambling legislation across the US SB Nation
The United States Supreme Court overturned a sports gambling prohibition in May 2018. It opened the door for states to pass legislation allowing for sports ...
'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 ...
Lincoln senator offers clearer guidelines for witnessing execution Lincoln Journal Star
A Lincoln senator wants to involve state senators in witnessing state-sponsored executions and increase transparency of the process.
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.
Swihart: Iowa sports betting could impact Nebraska horse racing, but Fonner secure Grand Island Independent
If the casinos in Council Bluffs add sports betting, it would have an effect on all horse tracks in Nebraska, said Bruce Swihart of Fonner Park.
Winning lottery ticket sold in Omaha WOWT
A west Omaha convenience store is $10000 richer.
Nebraska Medicaid expansion plan draws lawmaker scrutiny 1011now
Nebraska's plan to expand Medicaid under the federal health care law is drawing scrutiny from lawmakers who are concerned about what services it will offer.
Powerball jackpot rises to $750 million, 4th largest prize in US lottery history 1011now
After the 25th Powerball drawing in a row without a grand prize winner, the lottery's jackpot soared once again.
Sports betting is now legal in several states. Many others are watching from the sidelines. NBCNews.com
Three months after the Supreme Court overturned a law prohibiting states from legalizing sports betting, a few states have begun accepting wagers.
Pick Five ticket worth $66,000 sold in Milligan 1011now
A Nebraska Pick Five ticket, bought at the Highway 41 Express Stop in Milligan, is worth $66000, according to the Nebraska Lottery.
HOW TO HELP Nebraska flood victims 1011now
Here is a list of ways you can help people impacted by devastating flooding in Nebraska.
State of Nebraska switching gambling helpline 1011now
The state of Nebraska will be saving about $70000 in 2019, by changing its gambling helpline and adding a new number.
Baby boom: Nebraska Medical Center preps as emergency department staff expecting 19 babies Omaha World-Herald
Suzanne Watson has seen baby booms among staff before. The emergency department at the Nebraska Medical Center has had four, five, sometimes six ...
G.I. man won't be getting $40000 for his scratch card Grand Island Independent
The Nebraska Lottery is always asking people to please play responsibly. Chad Keezer doesn't think the lottery is run responsibly.
$1 million winning Powerball ticket sold in Lincoln | Local | journalstar.com Lincoln Journal Star
A new millionaire resides in the Lincoln area, thanks to Wednesday's Powerball drawing.
Check your wallet, dresser drawer: $1 million lottery ticket sold in Bellevue expires soon Omaha World-Herald
The clock is ticking down on a Powerball ticket worth $1 million.
Outdoor notes: Gov. Ricketts proclaims May is Take 'Em Fishing Month in Nebraska kwbe
LINCOLN, Neb. – Fishing improves Nebraskans' quality of life and is crucial to the conservation of our natural resources. To encourage Nebraskans to go fishing ...
Nebraska Tourism launches spring/summer campaign 1011now
Nebraska Tourism launched it's spring/summer campaign 'Nebraska. Honestly, it's not for everyone'.