State investigates what may be Nebraska’s biggest bank fraud

LINCOLN, Neb. (Nebraska Examiner) — State and local officials are investigating what may be Nebraska’s largest case of bank fraud involving loans received from a recently deceased Lincoln developer. Claims from banks and other lenders against Aaron Marshbanks’ estate already total more than $30 million and could eclipse $50 million pending the filing of all … Read more

Walker helps Nebraska upset No. 7 Creighton

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Derrick Walker posted a career-high 22 points as Nebraska upset No. 7 Creighton 63-53 on Sunday, the highest-ranked opponent the Cornhuskers have beaten on the road since 1997. Nebraska (6-3) defeated the Bluejays for the first time in 14 regular-season meetings in Omaha since 1995. Creighton (6-3) lost his third straight … Read more

Next-generation prostate cancer treatment is helping the Nebraska man make the most of his life

Specially for Nebraska Cancer Specialists Lucky Seyler has a knack for adventure. He and his wife Karen have six daughters, 21 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. And as if that wasn’t adventure enough, he also enjoys nature, watches his grandchildren play sports and always has the opportunity to be out and about in his camper van. … Read more

Nebraska grants approximately 1,300 degrees during December ceremonies | Nebraska today

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln will award approximately 1,300 degrees during graduation practices on December 16-17 at the Pinnacle Bank Arena. The arena, 400 Pinnacle Arena Drive, will host a graduating ceremony on December 16 at 3:00 p.m. for college and professional degree students and December 17 at 9:00 a.m. for those pursuing bachelor’s degrees acquire, … Read more

Pills runs Nebraska DHHS, 2 other leaders of the Ricketts era

Nebraska Governor-elect Pillen plans to host the Inaugural Ball in Omaha Nebraska Governor-elect Jim Pillen announced Friday that he would retain three additional members of Gov. Pete Ricketts’ administration, bringing the total number Ricketts appointed to 11. Kelly Lammers remains in his role as director of the Nebraska Department of Banking and Finance and … Read more

Matt Rhule, Nebraska, employees conduct home visits and host a youth day

Nebraska head coach Matt Rhule’s quest to build relationships across the state continued Saturday with a trip to western and northeastern Nebraska. A day after banging around Lincoln with visits to Lincoln High, Lincoln East and Lincoln Southeast, Rhule made two home visits to two of Nebraska’s 2023 commits. Rhule and offensive coordinator Marcus Satterfield … Read more

Arkansas coaches eat during visits

Multiple football commitments are expected to be hosted in Arkansas Razorbacks visiting coach Sam Pittman and his staff on Sunday, and it appears food will be plentiful. Dedication to the Arkansas Offensive Line Paris Patterson and his family enjoyed lunch at a local restaurant with Pittman and offensive line coach Cody Kennedy. Patterson gave his … Read more

Virginia Tech hands No. 18 Tar Heels a fourth straight loss

Comment on this story comment BLACKSBURG, Va. — Justyn Mutts scored 27 points to lead Virginia Tech to an 80-72 win over No. 18 North Carolina on Sunday. Mutts scored 21 of his second-half points for the Hokies (8-1, 1-0 Atlantic Coast Conference), who built an 18-point lead in the second half and then the … Read more

Matt Rhule, Nebraska, employees conduct home visits and host a weekend youth day

Sam McKewon and Amie Just are joined this week by BadgerExtra’s Jim Polzin and Colten Bartholomew to compare and contrast Nebraska’s hiring of Matt Ruhle and Wisconsin’s hiring of Luke Fickell as their respective programs’ new head football coaches. Nebraska head coach Matt Rhule’s quest to build relationships across the state continued Saturday with … Read more