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Health/Medical
6:06 am
Mon March 9, 2015

UNMC, Nebraska Medicine yield large economic impact

A study recently released shows UNMC and Nebraska Medicine have an economic impact on the state’s economy of $4.2 billion annually.

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Other Content
7:31 pm
Sat March 7, 2015

Rez Abbasi Acoustic Quartet/Intents and Purposes/Enja Records

Rez Abbasi presents a new recording for jazz fans which takes well-known jazz rock 1970s anthems in a new direction. Many fans of jazz-rock are familiar with some of the most well-known 1970s anthems from the supergroups that attracted huge followings worldwide, such as Return to Forever, Weather Report, Billy Cobham, Herbie Hancock, and others.  Some listeners may have desired from time to time to hear these selections through a different, more subtle, less noisy lens.

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Government
7:21 am
Sat March 7, 2015

Heineman to pay $250 in settlement over NU job application

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Former Governor Dave Heineman has agreed to pay $250 to the state for using public resources to announce that he was applying for University of Nebraska presidency.

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Government
7:19 am
Sat March 7, 2015

Fiscally conservative Nebraska lawmaker seeks higher gas tax

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A lawmaker known as a tax-cutting fiscal conservative is urging his colleagues to pass a fuel-tax increase to help repair Nebraska's aging roads and bridges.

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Government
8:39 am
Fri March 6, 2015

Panel shelves bill to require seat belts for Nebraska buses

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska legislative committee has rejected a bill that would have required seat belts in public school buses.

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Government
8:37 am
Fri March 6, 2015

Appeals court allows Nebraska gay marriage ban to stand

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A federal appeals court has allowed Nebraska's gay marriage ban to stay in place, putting a federal judge's ruling striking down the ban on hold.

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Arts
6:06 am
Fri March 6, 2015

There Will Be No Stay screening at OFF

There Will Be No Stay

“There Will Be No Stay” is a documentary about execution from the executioner’s experience.  Director Patty Dillon says the film took seven years to make.  Omaha Public Radio’s Cheril Lee has the story.

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Arts
6:06 am
Fri March 6, 2015

Cherish the Ladies are onstage at the Holland Center next week

Cherish the Ladies

St. Patrick’s Day comes early to the Holland Center with a performance featuring the Irish-American group Cherish the Ladies on Wednesday, March 11th.

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Government
1:00 pm
Thu March 5, 2015

County sheriffs from 3 states sue over Colorado pot law

DENVER (AP) — Ten sheriffs from three different states are suing Colorado for legalizing marijuana.

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General News
12:57 pm
Thu March 5, 2015

ACLU threatens to sue Bellevue over conduct code

BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) — Bellevue has been threatened with a lawsuit by the Nebraska chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union if it passes and enforces a citizen code of conduct.

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