New Census data figures show child poverty rates are down slightly in Nebraska.
One in five Nebraska families is food insecure---meaning they don’t know where their next meal will come from.
WAVERLY, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say five students have been treated for minor injuries suffered when their school bus was struck by a car in southeast Nebraska.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Three same-sex couples are challenging a Nebraska policy that prevents them from serving as foster parents.
A new study shows that families living at or below the federal poverty line need assistance from food pantries to be able to feed their household.
The third of four Omaha Play Streets events happens Saturday.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers are gearing up to finish a session that has focused largely on children, including those in foster care, the criminal justice system and juveniles who need psychiatric treatment.
Eight school districts and six community organizations will receive funding from the Learning Community for early childhood and extended learning programs.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A bill that would help Nebraska qualify for more federal foster care money has won first-round approval from lawmakers.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers have granted first-round approval to a measure that would give housing assistance to youths aging out of foster care.