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Nebraska school eliminates mask mandates, other districts consider options
The Beatrice Public School district is one of the first districts to eliminate its mask mandate. Beatrice is the closest proximity school district to...
Patrolling I-80 in a pandemic
Officers of Nebraska State Patrol have had to change the way they conduct traffic stops, by wearing masks and making passenger side approaches. Courtsey: @NSP_TroopA, Twitter
Policing during a pandemic
While workplaces have changed drastically during the COVID-19 pandemic, officers at both the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Police Department and the Lincoln Police Department are...
Local Nebraska race tracks reopen, set standard for outdoor athletic events
Nebraska race tracks are rebounding form the COVID19 pandemic by recently beginning their seasons, despite numerous health restrictions.
NCAA lays out next step toward the return of College Football...
The NCAA took a major step forward to having sports in the fall and winter seasons, as Div. I football and basketball could be close to starting summer work.
NASCAR blazes trail of socially-distanced sports, sees spike in ratings
NASCAR has been social-distancing for weeks since returning on May 17th. Here's how the sport has seen rise in viewership, and set the standard for future sports.