KIOS News

Government
2:03 pm
Fri January 4, 2013

Johanns: Senate must begin work on a new farm bill

The fiscal cliff deal approved earlier this week by Congress also extended the farm bill.

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Government
12:03 pm
Fri January 4, 2013

Pipeline report goes to Governor

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A state evaluation of TransCanada's route for the Keystone XL oil pipeline through Nebraska has been sent to the governor.

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Government
8:42 am
Fri January 4, 2013

Sen. Johanns gets committee assignments

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Mike Johanns has been named to the powerful Senate Appropriations Committee, as well as those dealing with agriculture, banking and veterans.

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General News
6:06 am
Fri January 4, 2013

Youth and Work Focus of AECF Report

  

The Annie E. Casey Foundation recently released findings and recommendations from its 2nd Kids Count Policy Report of 2012. 

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Government
2:21 pm
Thu January 3, 2013

Budget, health care issues before lawmakers during upcoming session

The Nebraska Legislature returns to session next week to begin the process of putting together a new two-year budget.

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Government
2:00 pm
Thu January 3, 2013

Spending cuts, other items before Congress again in two months

While much of the impact of the fiscal cliff was avoided with legislation passed by Congress, there will still be economic effects.

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Business
6:05 am
Thu January 3, 2013

UNO Researchers Release Report on Immigrant Economic Impact

UNO’s Office of Latino/Latin American Studies, College of Business Administration and Center for Public Affairs Research, recently released a report on immigrant economic impact.

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Omaha
12:59 pm
Wed January 2, 2013

Police: man killed in officer-involved shooting had two guns, used child as human shield

Omaha Police Chief Todd Schmaderer and investigators address an officer-involved shooting that happened Tuesday morning.
Credit Katie Schubert / KIOS-FM

An officer-involved shooting in north Omaha Tuesday morning began with a domestic violence 911 call.

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General News
6:06 am
Wed January 2, 2013

Winter Night Watch Continues

With the first measurable snow on the ground, the Salvation Army’s Winter Night Watch is underway.

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Business
1:00 am
Wed January 2, 2013

Business conditions index down for fifth time in six months

A monthly survey of economic conditions in nine Midwest and Plains states is down for the fifth time in six months.

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