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Careerockit is an initiative of the Greater Omaha Chamber that brings together the education community and the business community. 

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska lawmaker says he will continue advocating for voter identification requirements when the Legislature reconvenes next month.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Legislature's special oversight committee on Nebraska's justice system has recommended that the state begin to plan for a prison overcrowding emergency that could lead to paroling a large number of inmates.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police officers will soon be equipped with body cameras that will automatically be activated in certain situations.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Shares of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway conglomerate have topped $300,000 for the first time.

Communications Director for the Omaha Community Foundation, Ally Freeman, stops by the studio for a chat

KIOS News Director Cheril Lee interviews Omaha Bryan Senior Rafael Suarez.

Creighton University honors students recently finished up a semester focused on Aesop’s Fables by creating content for two exhibits opening in January.

Judy Mallory, Executive Director of Arts for All, Inc. stops by the studio for a live and local chat with Morning Edition host Mike Hogan.

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) — A western Nebraska natural resources district is raising funds for a solar-powered, geothermal-heated greenhouse to grow oranges, lemons and other tropical fruit.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lincoln has been designated as a Smart Gigabit Community.

It was a Big Red weekend in Kansas City as thousands of Nebraska women’s volleyball fans flocked to Sprint Center to watch the Huskers win the NCAA championship. 

Omaha Public Library Marketing Director Emily Getzschman was the guest at last month’s Omaha Press Club.

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Farmers in Alabama and Nebraska have joined a Nebraska-based fair trade group to sue the U.S. Department of Agriculture 

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's 911 director is proposing a plan that would enable emergency reporting via text, photo or video.

Nebraska will be trying for its fifth NCAA women’s volleyball titlein program history when it takes on Florida in the championship matchtomorrow night as Greg Echlin has the story fromKansas City.

WEST BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) — A school district in southeast Iowa has apologized after disciplining a student who is recovering from cancer treatment and violated the dress code by covering her head.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska state road officials have identified $11.2 billion in construction needs over the next two decades.

At the NCAA women’s volleyball final four in Kansas City, the Huskers face a familiar foe in tonight’s first 6 p.m. semifinal match as Greg Echlin  reports for Omaha Public Radio.

  

Omaha Central High School Senior Alec Rome joins us next with a story on basketball player Max Polk…

For those looking for something fun for their kids to do during the holiday break, MCC at Do Space is offering two camps.

KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — The largest solar farm in Nebraska has started operations.

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans are on track to confirm one of President Donald Trump's judicial nominees despite a rare "not qualified" rating from the American Bar Association.

The United Way of the Midlands can help connect wannabe volunteers with holiday projects in need of help. 

Kate Murphy joins Mike Hogan on Morning Edition to discuss Omaha Junior Roller Derby.

(Scottsbluff, NE)  --  Someone is holding a winning Powerball ticket that was sold in Scottsbluff.  

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska-Lincoln will continue to train state child welfare workers under a renewed agreement with a state agency.

KIOS News Director Cheril Lee sat down with OPS’ Superintendent Mark Evans last week.  We heard part one of that interview yesterday.  Today, we have questions for the Superintendent from the Omaha Public Schools’ Student Voices Council…

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