KIOS-FM

KIOS News

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers will face substantial budget challenges in next year's legislative session, but some are wary of draining too much from their rainy-day fund to cover state expenses.

Joslyn Art Museum’s annual Holiday Under Glass series kicks off Friday, December 2nd and continues Wednesdays and Fridays through December 21st.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Three Omaha men and two eastern Iowa men will be honored during halftime of the Nebraska-Iowa "Heroes" football game on Friday.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha City Council has changed its collective mind and voted to apply the city's 2.5 percent restaurant tax to food trucks.

Christmas at Union Station at the Durham Museum begins this Friday with the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony between 4 and 8 p.m.  

The Pizza Hut BOOK IT! Program is focused on motivating students in grades K-6 to read.

Pink Floyd was not a band that sprang out into the world fully formed. From their start as a college band

in the mid-1960's, Pink Floyd evolved over the years to become one of the most important and influential

bands in history.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The City Council is scheduled to vote Tuesday on renaming a two-block street section in north Omaha for a local civil rights leader.

OFFUTT AIR BASE, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's new senators are getting a preview of issues they'll have to tackle in January, including an estimated $900 million budget shortfall.

Project Harmony serves children and families in Douglas and Sarpy County dealing with child abuse or neglect issues.  They have just received their five-year re-accreditation from the National Children’s Alliance.

Last week was the American Cancer Society’s Great American Smokeout.  It’s a day that encourages tobacco users to give up the habit.

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — Nebraskans should prepare for the winter storms that are certain to come.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Several Nebraska churches have strengthened security around weekend worship services, and some have even added armed guards, because of worries about church shootings that have happened elsewhere.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers who have fought for years to expand Medicaid coverage under the federal health care law are backing off their effort now that Donald Trump has won the presidential race and Republicans held their majority in Congress.

Metropolitan Community College at Do Space will offer a one-day Minecraft camp for students ages 7-14, Tuesday, January 3rd from 9-3.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska state agency has paid $57 million in fines and penalties to federal agencies over the last five years, but department officials say they're taken steps to reduce the likelihood of future mistakes.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The unseasonably mild conditions of recent days will be ushered out by a jolt of wintry weather that's expected to bring blizzards, freezing temperatures and high winds to northern Plains states.

Outlook Nebraska, Inc. now offers an audio description program in partnership with multiple local theatres so that the blind and visually-impaired may enjoy an afternoon or evening of theatre.

Ballet Nebraska presents “The Nutcracker” this Sunday at 2:00 p.m. in the Arts Center at Iowa Western.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska will face a projected $1.2 billion shortfall when lawmakers convene in January, but legislative leaders aren't planning yet for a special session.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A three-judge panel has found enough aggravating factors for the death penalty to apply to a man convicted of killing four people in 2013.

If you’re planning some remodeling, you might want to check out the free items at Under the Sink’s recycle shop, the Re-Store. 

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Elkhorn school board decided to promote Assistant Superintendent Bary Habrock to lead the growing district when current superintendent Steve Baker retires next year.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska officials have signed nine separate agreements with companies that will help promote the state's beef and pork products in Asia.

U.S. Election Debrief – What’s Next for U.S. Foreign Policy in the Middle East? is the title of the next Middle East Forum to be presented by the UNO Schwalb Center for Israel and Jewish Studies.  

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Democratic candidate for Nebraska Legislature has won a tight race in Grand Island, based on unofficial results.

  

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert is running for a second four-year term.

Alec Rome is a junior at Omaha’s Central High School.  Born with a voice for radio, Alec is using his natural talent as a sportscaster and doing play-by-play announcing for three different sports at his school.  With more, here’s KIOS News Director Cheril Lee…

Irving Berlin’s White Christmas is onstage at the Orpheum Theatre tonight through Sunday.

It’s a bird.  It’s a plane.  No, it’s a super moon and you can see it tonight!

Pages