The Midlands Mentoring Partnership says as many as 25,000 to 30,000 Omaha-area youth need mentors.

A four-year-old girl is Omaha’s first homicide of 2016.

The Omaha Public Schools board could vote in two weeks on the first changes to the district’s sex education curriculum in 30 years.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Bellevue man accused of raping an unconscious 16-year-old girl has been given nine to 10 years in prison.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha police chief says the department will discipline two officers who had contact with a man who was later arrested on suspicion of fatally shooting two people and wounding three more at an Omaha apartment.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha school board is expected to vote Monday on a $250,000 settlement with the family of a 12-year-old boy who drowned in a district pool more than a year ago.

A 35-year-old former Omaha middle school teacher is charged with sexual assault of a juvenile.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — No charges will be filed in an accidental shooting that killed a northwest Omaha man early Saturday.

Omaha Performing Arts

Omaha Performing Arts is in the very early stages of planning for expansion of its facilities.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A pygmy hippopotamus calf is on display at the Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium in Omaha.