Over the next couple of days, students in three OPS elementary schools and one middle school will be hearing from a woman who was involved in political activism when she was their age or younger. Omaha Public Radio’s Deborah Newcombe has more.
At the Heartland Workers Center’s Imagining Change 2nd biennial political convention this Sunday, politicians from the local, state and national level will have a chance to hear the concerns of nearly a dozen community organizers from across the state.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska lawmaker who has fought unsuccessfully to expand Medicaid in the state says he will introduce a measure next year that would place the issue on the November 2018 ballot.
Dave Sanderson was the last person off US Airways Flight 1549 after an emergency landing on the Hudson River on January 15, 2009. Sanderson was in town last Friday for the Red Cross’ Centennial Volunteer Appreciation Event. Earlier that day, he stopped by the KIOS studios to chat with News Director Cheril Lee…
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The annual campaign to sign Nebraska residents up for health insurance through the federal marketplace could hit more snags than usual this year under new Trump administration policies, and advocates say rural areas will be hardest-hit.