General News

A public art project meant to celebrate the legacies of Omaha’s fallen police officers is based on a similar project in Chicago.

Rose White, Public Affairs Director for AAA Nebraska, says in the last 10 days, motorists in the state have seen a substantial jump in gas prices.

Father Daniel Hendrickson, president of Creighton University, was the guest speaker at February’s Omaha Press Club Noon Forum. Hendrickson started on July 1, 2015, succeeding Father Timothy Lannon.

The 2016 ICAN Women’s Leadership Conference takes place Wednesday, April 6th at CenturyLink Center in Omaha.

KANEKO’s Great Minds Series continues on Thursday, March 3rd from 7 to 9 pm with a presentation from Tyrone Hayes.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln man found dead in his car in January died of carbon monoxide poisoning.

The Visiting Nurse Association’s annual Art & Soup fundraiser takes place February 21st at the Embassy Suites in La Vista from 2 to 5 p.m.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Several city and county departments have seen their fuel budgets drop with unleaded gasoline below $2 a gallon at most Lincoln-area gas stations.

During the US Army Corps of Engineers’ monthly call with media, Jodi Farhat, Chief of the Missouri River Basin Water Management Division, said flood control remains the corps’ primary consideration.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Twelve Nebraska cities and one regional utility have decided not to sign new 20-year contracts to buy electricity from the Nebraska Public Power District.