OPS Superintendent Mark Evans says the district will continue collecting public input on proposed changes to the sex education curriculum.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A former guard at Tecumseh State Correctional Institution accused of trying to smuggle drugs to inmates has been sentenced to 18 months of probation.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha Public Schools meeting called to gain community feedback on proposed updates to the district's sex education curriculum was canceled early when the bigger-than-expected crowd turned rowdy.

The theme of this year’s Future City Competition is Waste Not, Want Not.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union is calling for civil forfeiture reforms in Nebraska to protect innocent people who have had their money or property seized.

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa's unemployment rate dropped slightly to 3.6 percent in September.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson has announced a new effort to clamp down on human trafficking, stop traffickers and help their victims.

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The state auditor says improper management of city finances over a five-year period cost the city of Neola more than $230,000.

The Omaha Public Schools district is exploring changes to its sex education curriculum, and wants public input.

The 18th annual Omaha Women’s Health &Wellness Conference takes place Friday, October 30th at the LaVista Conference Center from 8 to 4:30.