Download the KKPR App!

Google Play App
iTunes App
Google Play App
iTunes App
facebook twitter

UNK Homecoming Logo
The University of Nebraska at Kearney is accepting entries for its 2016 Homecoming Parade. The parade will be Sept. 24 in downtown Kearney, with the Homecoming theme “Grooving Through the Decades”. Kearney-area businesses, nonprofits, bands, a... Read More
Clockwise from left: Phil Odom, Chuck Niemeyer, John Harrington, Mayor Vern Powers, Michael Krings, Everett Goebel, Ginny Skutnik, Sarah Hoops and Kathy Duval.
HASTINGS, Neb. - The Hastings City Council has decided to not rescind the sale of a city block property downtown and instead let voters decide the issue in the November election. Ballot language was approved Monday night which will ask voters if ... Read More
Photo from Downtown Hastings Center Association.
HASTINGS, Neb. - An old downtown building has been stripped down to its original look. The former Dollar General store along 2nd Street is undergoing a major facelift. Randy Chick with the Community Redevelopment Authority says they recently acqui... Read More
Hastings College President Don Jackson.
HASTINGS, Neb. - A new art center was dedicated Saturday at the Hastings College campus. Nearly 1,000 people showed up for the ceremony at the new Jackson Dinsdale Art Center including Gov. Pete Ricketts who called the center “a beautiful remin... Read More
image006
HERSHEY, Neb. - Two California men and a New York man were killed in a fiery crash on Interstate 80 Sunday near Hershey. The accident happened just before 6:30 p.m. when an eastbound semitrailer hauling lettuce crossed the median and struck anothe... Read More
GRAND ISLAND, Neb. - The former attorney of a gentleman’s club owner says he plans to sue the man he used to represent after throwing out some harsh accusations about his clubs. Evan Spencer says Shane Harrington and many others associated with... Read More
Lions Club Park- Courtesy City of Grand Island
GRAND ISLAND, NE- Grand Island's Lions Club Park is in the process of going through a renovation including replacement of the basketball court, new sidewalks, and addition of a futsal court. This will be the first futsal court in Grand Island’s par... Read More
From left to right: Abi and Andrew Vrbas, Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE)
HASTINGS, Neb. - A Hastings company was honored Thursday for the work it’s doing to create opportunities for those in poverty around the world. Pacha Soap founders Abi and Andrew Vrbas were one of the eight businesses from Congressman Adrian Sm... Read More
Marlin Briscoe
HASTINGS, Neb. - Leadership Hastings has announced its 2016 recipient of the Tom Osborne Leadership Award is Omaha South and Omaha University standout football player Marlin Briscoe. Briscoe was first African American quarterback to start a profes... Read More
BlueGoldShowcase
KEANREY, Neb. - The annual welcome festival Blue Gold Showcase has been moved inside tomorrow. Possible severe weather prompted the relocation of several weekend events, including the Chancellor’s Picnic. Both events will take place inside Cush... Read More
Platte River Radio ESPN Superstation Logo KKPR Logo KLIQ Logo Hastings Link Logo Platte River Preps Logo

As per Federal Communications Commission Regulations following is certified: Platte River Radio Inc. does not discriminate in the sale of commercial time, and will not accept advertising which, in its sole opinion, is purchased with intent to discriminate unlawfully on the basis of race, gender, or ethnicity. The advertiser hereby certifies that its purchase of commercial time is not made for an unlawful discriminatory purpose, including specifically that it is not based upon a decision to place advertising on a station on the basis of race, gender, or ethnicity.