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COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska Public Power District executive will lead a national utility trade group for the next year.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's job-licensing requirements will face renewed scrutiny in next year's legislative session if a lawmaker and two unlikely allies have their way.

UNeTech is a new institute at UNMC and UNO that’s designed to identify promising start-up companies and help them become successful.

One of NPR's most popular music programs produced in the foothills of the Scottish Highlands by award winning host Fiona Ritchie.

  

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — About 60 Nebraska soldiers are participating in a multinational military training exercise in Sweden.

“Extinguishing the Flames of Burnout and Stress to Achieve Life’s Balance,” is the theme for the 20th annual Women’s Health and Wellness Conference taking place October 6th. 

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska abruptly fired athletic director Shawn Eichorst on Thursday, citing a failure to improve the "on-field performance" by the Cornhuskers.

PAPILLION, Neb. (AP) — Sarpy County officials have approved an agreement with five cities to create a new wastewater agency.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska officials are set to celebrate the completion of the state Capitol's courtyard fountains, a piece of the building's original design that went unfinished for 85 years.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — An administrator at the University of Nebraska in Lincoln says the school is going to focus on maintaining a growing enrollment despite a challenging higher education budget.

September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month.  Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska fights every day to help individuals who are suffering with mental health disorders or having thoughts of suicide.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's secretary of state says he will continue to withhold voting data from President Donald Trump's election commission until he gets more information about how the data will be used and kept secure.

Omaha Performing Arts is celebrating Nebraska’s 150th anniversary through dance on Saturday, September 23rd at 7:00 p.m.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The wild bald eagle that had skin graft surgery at an Omaha zoo this summer received a celebrity send-off when it was released into the wild.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Former Nebraska U.S. Rep. Brad Ashford is kicking off his campaign to return to Congress.

This month is the 5th global World Alzheimer’s month, and September 21st is World Alzheimer’s Awareness Day. 

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — An assistant professor is working on creating a new regional and community forestry degree program at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's population is aging, and lawmakers want to know what to do about it.

The Buffett Early Childhood Institute at the University of Nebraska recently released the Nebraska Early Childhood Workforce Survey.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Republican Rep. Adrian Smith says he doesn't fault President Donald Trump for reaching out to Democrats on immigration issues, but says he's not ready to back a proposal that would give legal protections to immigrants illegally brought to the country as children.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Faculty leaders at the University of Nebraska at Omaha want to be consulted more frequently and thoroughly by administrators on some key decisions.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska law approved last year without debate has set the nation's highest hurdle for independent candidates to qualify for races such as governor and U.S. Senate, contradicting the state's history of downplaying partisan politics.

As of today, OPPD has two crews working to help restore power Floridians lost during Hurricane Irma. 

Nebraska by Heart is a statewide public art project celebrating the 150th anniversary of our state.

OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. (AP) — U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis is set to visit U.S. Strategic Command headquarters at Offutt Air Force Base south of Omaha.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska state Sen. Bob Krist is leaving the Republican Party and launching an independent bid for governor.

Metropolitan Community College recently received a $25,000 grant from the United Way of the Midlands which will help enhance its College Success Navigators program.

Metropolitan Community College at Do Space is offering another Minecraft camp on Saturday, September 30th from 9 to 3:30, for children ages 7 through 14.   

Chris Swanson, Manager of MCC at Do Space, says this Minecraft camp will focus on command blocks – behind-the-scenes programming that allows gamers to change their 

Minecraft worlds. He says the skills taught at this camp may develop into career interests for some campers.

A UNMC research team is excited about their glaucoma research results. 

Nebraska sees spike in butterfly population

Sep 11, 2017

  OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Several Nebraska cities are seeing an abundance of butterflies.

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