General News

The Emerald Ash Borer, a beetle native to Asia first showed up in the US in 2002 in Michigan.

Omaha Public Schools is taking over the management of the SummerWorks program, which was previously run by UNO.

Heartland Hope Mission provides more than just food.  They also offer clothing, hygiene and special holiday programs as well as financial classes and job information.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Norfolk Southern railroad says Canadian Pacific's latest takeover offer is still "grossly inadequate" and unlikely to be approved by federal regulators.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Iowa company has won a $1.75 million contract to repair habitat for an endangered fish in northeast Nebraska.

The Heartland Hope Mission saw a 43% increase in families served during their Thanksgiving turkey distribution.

The Women’s Fund of Omaha, a member of Prosperity Together, recently announced they will take part in a five-year, $100 million dollar initiative that will fund programs to promote economic security among women.

The Metropolitan Area Planning Agency is currently offering an online survey to obtain public input on its long range transportation plan.

Together, Inc. commissioned the documentary Out of Frame: Unseen Poverty in the Heartland to bring awareness to the issue of poverty in Omaha.

The Holiday Lights Festival kicks off Thanksgiving, November 26th at 6:00 p.m.