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Subscribers onlyMcKewon: Ron Brown's return to Nebraska means it's 'Back to the Future' under Scott Frost

Nebraska coach Scott Frost wanted a program that reflected what he experienced in the 1990s. Ron Brown, an assistant throughout that era and again under coach Bo Pelini, was a key part of Husker football and will be again now that he's returned. Read more

Bikini bar's liquor license denied by Omaha City Council, but fate not yet sealed

The Omaha City Council sided with neighbors and parents who don't think a bikini bar belongs at 72nd and Blondo Streets.   Read more

Subscribers onlyReview: Yamato Sushi Train is a fun ride, but the 'special sauce' is a bit much

File the sushi conveyor in the “super fun but kind of random” folder. Read more

Offutt recon planes are 'safe and effective,' Air Force secretary tells Sen. Deb Fischer

The 55th Wing's aging C-135 reconnaissance fleet remains a "safe and effective weapon system," Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson said in a letter Wednesday to Sen. Deb Fischer, R-Nebraska.  Read more

Player practicing at Millard South football field suffers serious injury

The player sustained a neck or back injury, Douglas County 911 dispatchers said, and a rescue squad was dispatched to the scene. Read more

Hy-Vee recalls pasta salad after reported illnesses

Hy-Vee is voluntarily recalling its Hy-Vee Spring Pasta Salad due to the potential that it may be contaminated with salmonella, a press release from the company said Tuesday. Read more