LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The chairman of a legislative committee says 162 Nebraska inmates convicted of violent crimes were freed early under a furlough program.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A consultant is recommending that Nebraska expand its three prison facilities and add beds to ease overcrowding, at a projected cost of nearly $262 million.
Democrat Congressman Bruce Braley currently represents Iowa’s first congressional district.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Democratic candidate for governor Jack Hatch is back on television with a new ad.
HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney will visit Nebraska to campaign for U.S. Senate hopeful Ben Sasse.
A new state program seeks to provide an alternative approach for dealing with issues of abuse and neglect.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's top office-holders are looking at ways to reduce crowding in the state prison system.
Former Midland University President and Republican Ben Sasse is facing off against lawyer and Democrat Dave Domina for the US Senate seat being vacated by Republican Mike Johanns.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The director of Nebraska's prison system says Gov. Dave Heineman wasn't told about a temporary inmate placement program facing scrutiny from lawmakers.
Political ads were among the topics of debate between the Second Congressional District candidates last week in Omaha.