OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Former state Sen. Brenda Council has been given three years of probation on one federal count of wire fraud.
Preliminary and pretrial hearings will be held next month for Anthony Garcia.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha area residents will pay more for water and natural gas service next year.
The Wells Fargo Family Festival takes place this Sunday at six downtown arts and cultural venues in Omaha.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska State Treasurer Don Stenberg says he plans to seek re-election in 2014.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Gov. Dave Heineman has canceled a Legislature-approved study on climate change, saying it would duplicate research work by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A political organization that had hoped to field bipartisan candidates for president and vice president has been dissolved in Nebraska.
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The man who leads special schools for deaf and blind students in Iowa has announced plans to retire.
Douglas County will extend health insurance and other benefits to the same-sex spouses of county employees.
The Big Ten Conference has issued a public reprimand of Nebraska football coach Bo Pelini and fined the school $10,000 for Pelini's comments about the officiating in the Cornhuskers' game against Iowa last week.