sarpy county http://kios.org en Son, 41, convicted of killing dad in Omaha suburb http://kios.org/post/son-41-convicted-killing-dad-omaha-suburb <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">PAPILLION, Neb. (AP) — A 41-year-old man has been convicted of shooting to death his father at the family home in Gretna. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 17:20:10 +0000 Associated Press 50361 at http://kios.org Bellevue school project focuses on kindness, understanding http://kios.org/post/bellevue-school-project-focuses-kindness-understanding <p>Students at a Bellevue school spent the last three weeks of their school year on projects teaching about kindness, prejudice, and being misunderstood. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 15:10:54 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 49655 at http://kios.org Emergency response drill Saturday at Offutt Air Force Base http://kios.org/post/emergency-response-drill-saturday-offutt-air-force-base <p>Offutt Air Force Base is conducting its annual Major Accident Response Exercise Saturday. Fri, 27 Jun 2014 17:22:10 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 49375 at http://kios.org No explosives found after search of vehicle at STRATCOM gate http://kios.org/post/no-explosives-found-after-search-vehicle-stratcom-gate <p>Normal operations have resumed at the STRATCOM gate following a report this morning of possible explosives on a delivery truck. Wed, 30 Apr 2014 13:58:49 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 46472 at http://kios.org Papillion takes over fire calls for La Vista http://kios.org/post/papillion-takes-over-fire-calls-la-vista <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">PAPILLION, Neb. (AP) — The Papillion Fire Department will now provide fire and rescue services for the neighboring city of La Vista. Wed, 02 Apr 2014 13:03:04 +0000 Associated Press 45111 at http://kios.org 5 biggest Nebraska counties all growing fast http://kios.org/post/5-biggest-nebraska-counties-all-growing-fast <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's most-populated counties continue to grow at a fast pace. Thu, 27 Mar 2014 14:34:50 +0000 Associated Press 44822 at http://kios.org Gretna woman pleads guilty to stealing $4.1M http://kios.org/post/gretna-woman-pleads-guilty-stealing-41m <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">PAPILLION, Neb. (AP) — A 54-year-old Gretna woman already serving time for tax evasion has pleaded guilty to stealing the $4.1 million on which she didn't pay taxes. Tue, 04 Mar 2014 14:02:24 +0000 Associated Press 43688 at http://kios.org Another bond issue to be decided by Springfield-Platteview voters http://kios.org/post/another-bond-issue-be-decided-springfield-platteview-voters <p>Voters in the Springfield-Platteview School District will once again be asked to approve a bond for infrastructure upgrades. Mon, 03 Mar 2014 17:47:00 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 43647 at http://kios.org Sarpy County extends benefits for same-sex couples http://kios.org/post/sarpy-county-extends-benefits-same-sex-couples <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">PAPILLION, Neb. (AP) — Sarpy County commissioners have decided to extend health insurance benefits to spouses of gay county employees who have legally married in another state but live in Nebraska. Wed, 29 Jan 2014 14:18:06 +0000 Associated Press 42179 at http://kios.org Sarpy County surpasses 100,000 registered voters http://kios.org/post/sarpy-county-surpasses-100000-registered-voters <p>Sarpy County is the third county in Nebraska to have a registered voter population exceeding 100,000. Tue, 14 Jan 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 41490 at http://kios.org