New Census figures show that nearly 40 percent of Douglas, Sarpy, and Lancaster County’s residents are between the ages of 18 and 44.
A series of public hearings will be held to discuss Nebraska’s tax structure, and if changes should be made to it.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — University of Nebraska-Lincoln researchers have been given a $3.2 million federal grant to evaluate a program that uses parent-to-parent support to help families keep kids in school.
The public has a chance Tuesday to weigh in on Omaha's 2014 budget.
BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) — The Bellevue City Council is set to vote on a claim by a former police chief who retired amid scandal for more than $23,000 in unused sick leave.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad says a special election will be held Oct. 22 to fill a vacant state House seat.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The idea of eliminating the state income tax remains alive as the Nebraska Tax Modernization Committee continued its review of tax policy.
US Senator Mike Johanns says Congress has a lot of issues to resolve quickly when they come back in September.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Members of the Legislature's Education Committee are weighing different funding options for K-12 schools, including a suggestion to let districts impose a local sales tax.
President Obama’s nominee to lead U.S. Strategic Command is one step closer to Senate confirmation.