LINCOLN - For Valerie Percival, and many other vendors and fans of the Nebraska State Fair, Labor Day was a bittersweet finale to the fair's 108-year run in Lincoln.Percival's nut-sundae-on-a-stick booth has become a regular fixture at the fair, selling frozen treats for what will be 50 years when the event heads west to Grand Island's Fonner Park next August.
Friday, Oct. 97:20 a.m. A student reported the theft of personal property from their vehicle parked in Lot 11. The theft occurred between Thursday, Oct. 8 at 7:50 p.m. and Friday, Oct. 9 at 7:05 a.m.3:10 p.m. A student reported the theft of personal property in the Milo Bail Student Center.
The UNO women's basketball team rolled to its fifth straight win, knocking off Southwest Baptist University, 81-77, in front of 1,463 fans Saturday night at Meyer Sports Center in Bolivar, Mo. Senior LaToya Wright scored a game-high 24 points for UNO (14-10, 10-8 Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association), as the Mavs earned the sweep of the two-game season series.