A new report shows Nebraska children are removed from their homes at almost twice the national rate under the state’s child welfare system.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Doctors who treat newborns are urging Nebraska lawmakers to support a bill that would require congenital heart screenings as a way to help spot potential health threats.
CLAY CENTER, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska farmers are being advised to plan for another growing season of drought.
A bill in the Nebraska Legislature would extend Medicaid coverage under the Affordable Care Act.
A new report shows one in five Nebraska children lived in poverty in 2011.
WATERLOO, Neb. (AP) — Authorities have released the names of four Guatemalan men who were fatally injured in a collision in foggy and icy conditions in eastern Nebraska's Douglas County.
Governor Dave Heineman has approved a 195 mile alternate route through Nebraska for the Keystone XL pipeline project.
Exemptions on medical equipment, prescription drugs, and manufacturing machinery are among those Governor Dave Heineman wants removed from the state’s tax code.
Nebraska’s seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate held at 3.7 percent in December.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new survey of rural bankers suggests that growth in farmland prices, cash rents and farm equipment sales remain strong despite the continuing threat of drought in some Midwestern and northern Plains states.