Douglas County residents will have another option to contact 911 starting in January, but officials caution it should only be used in certain situations.
Voters in the Elkhorn and Douglas County West school districts will decide on bond issues November fourth.
The Omaha Public Schools and Douglas County both have bond initiatives on the November fourth ballot.
Two cases of the flu have been confirmed in Douglas County.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's most populous county has stopped honoring federal requests to hold immigrants in jail without a warrant.
The Douglas County Health Department has reported the first confirmed case of enterovirus D68 in a Douglas County resident. The patient was a child less than a year old who was hospitalized with coughing and difficulty breathing and later released.
VALLEY, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a man has died in a collision involving a truck and a pickup in western Douglas County.
The Omaha Police and Douglas County Sheriff’s Departments will share some crime lab services starting in January.
Douglas County has its first human case of West Nile Virus this season.
An Ebola outbreak in four west African nations has killed more than 1,300 people.