nebraska

Health/Medical
12:51 pm
Fri February 21, 2014

VA officials: 47 percent of Omaha area veterans accessing care available to them

A VA official estimates 53 percent of veterans aren’t accessing care available to them.

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Business
8:10 am
Fri February 21, 2014

Survey suggests Midwest economy losing steam

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha-based economist says a survey of bankers in 10 Midwest and Plains states suggests the regional economy is losing steam.

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Government
8:08 am
Fri February 21, 2014

Nebraska ruling mires Keystone XL in legal limbo

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Keystone XL oil pipeline's route through Nebraska will face months of additional delays now that a federal judge has invalidated the pipeline's path.

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Government
8:04 am
Fri February 21, 2014

UNO political scientist discusses Keystone XL court ruling

A UNO political scientist says even with a court ruling Wednesday on the Keystone XL pipeline, the project will likely be built.

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Health/Medical
3:06 pm
Thu February 20, 2014

UNMC Cancer Center project on budget and on schedule

A $323 million cancer center at UNMC is set to open in the spring of 2017.

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Government
8:00 am
Thu February 20, 2014

Neb. counties support solicitor regulation bill

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Counties may soon have a way to regulate door-to-door salesmen through a bill in the Nebraska Legislature.

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Government
3:11 pm
Wed February 19, 2014

Nebraska law that allowed Keystone XL struck down

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A judge has struck down a Nebraska law that allowed the Keystone XL oil pipeline to proceed through the state.

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Weather
1:57 pm
Wed February 19, 2014

Snow, strong wind could make Thursday commute difficult

The National Weather Service says Thursday morning’s commute could be difficult, with snow and strong wind.

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Health/Medical
11:51 am
Wed February 19, 2014

Norovirus outbreaks reported in Nebraska

The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services says several outbreaks of norovirus have been reported.

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Business
11:27 am
Wed February 19, 2014

Neb. nuclear plant to be discussed at public meeting

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Regulators will hold the first public meeting on the Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant since it restarted late last year.

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