LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Former Lt. Gov. Rick Sheehy has agreed to pay a $1,000 fine for improper use of a state cellphone as part of a settlement with the Nebraska Accountability and Disclosure Commission.
US Senator Mike Johanns supported a motion last week to keep student loan rates from doubling at the end of the month.
Nine Omaha Public School board members will be sworn in Monday evening, along with two new Omaha City Council representatives and the city's first woman Mayor.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa authorities have identified a body found in a river as that of a 15-year-old girl who was abducted with another girl after getting off a school bus last month.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A private lunch with Omaha-based billionaire Warren Buffett has been sold for more than $1 million at auction. Compared to past years, that's a bargain.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Tuition for resident students at the University of Nebraska won't increase in the next school year for the first time since 1990.
The Omaha Summer Arts Festival is currently in its 39th year. The festival takes place this weekend.
Bellevue University’s campus is growing with the addition of a Military Veteran Services Center.
Loessfest wraps up this Saturday in Council Bluffs, and among the performers are two young jazz artists from Omaha.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police say a 34-year-old man sought as part of a crackdown on gang-related crime has turned himself in.