Be a part of the Prairie Winds Camporee, Oct. 20-22. Our theme is Scouting: Past to Present while we work on Pioneering Merit Badge. Webelos and Arrow of Light Scouts are welcome as guests of a troop. Registration is still required for them.

Become a part of the “Jamboree-on-the-Air,” the largest Scouting Event in the World. This weekend program will utilize amateur radio to link Scouts and ham radio operations in Lincoln and around the nation and the world. Friday, October 20 to Sunday, October 22 at the Boy Scout Outdoor Education Center (OEC), Walton, NE

The Cornhusker Council is happy to announce a Council wide Scout Spirit Week! In honor of National Constitution and Citizenship Day (September 17th), all Scouts are encouraged to honor our Country.

All Eagle Scout Moms are invited to join us on October 20th, 2017 at 11am for the 3rd Annual Eagle Scout Moms' Brunch. We will have food and a great program for all eagle moms and be invited to tour the International Quilt Study Center & Museum. This is a free event but RSVP is needed. Learn more and sign up

The national membership fee for all Scouts and Scouters will be increasing effective December 1, 2017.

We are currently searching for a District Executive to serve the Seven Feathers District. Please review and follow applications instructions.

The Cornhusker Council Executive Committee and Management team are excited to announce the promotion of William M Cover II from Senior District Executive of the Seven Feathers District to Program Director for the Cornhusker Council. The program director role will be phased in and become the staff partner for most council and district programs that take place after January 1st, 2018.

National News

Effective September 1, 2017, Youth Protection Training will be required for all adult leaders at the time of registration. Paper applications from new leaders must be accompanied by a Youth Protection Training completion certificate, which must be filed with the application.

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What started as a fun family vacation became a frightening experience for two brothers when one began drowning while swimming. Brothers Jake and Josh L. were swimming in a lake when Jake...

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A fun day of playing in the backyard with friends nearly turned deadly when a young girl walked over a septic tank lid that came loose and dropped her into...

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