KIOS News

Pages

General News
9:13 am
Thu June 13, 2013

Oglala Sioux tribe members to vote on alcohol ban

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A Native American tribe that has long battled the devastating effects of alcoholism is planning to ask its tribal members whether it should legalize alcohol on its South Dakota reservation.

Read more
Government
8:13 pm
Wed June 12, 2013

Sen. Fischer opposed to immigration reform bill in its current form

U.S. Senator Deb Fischer of Nebraska says she does not support a new immigration reform bill.

Read more
Omaha
3:38 pm
Wed June 12, 2013

Omaha City Councilman Garry Gernandt to remain hospitalized

Omaha City Councilman Garry Gernandt.
Credit thehall.omaha.com/Google Images

Omaha City Councilman Garry Gernandt will remain hospitalized as he undergoes additional tests.

Read more
Sports
1:48 pm
Wed June 12, 2013

With the field of eight set, the College World Series begins Saturday in Omaha

The TD Ameritrade Park sign welcomes visitors and fans to Omaha for the CWS.
Katie Knapp Schubert KIOS-FM

Mississippi State and Oregon State will play the first game of the 2013 NCAA Men's College World Series Saturday afternoon.

Read more
Omaha
11:54 am
Wed June 12, 2013

Omaha Police Officer, driver injured in collision

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A police officer and another driver have been injured in a three-vehicle collision west of downtown Omaha.

Read more
Government
11:50 am
Wed June 12, 2013

Judge allows Keystone XL lawsuit to proceed

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A judge has ruled that opponents of the Keystone XL pipeline in Nebraska can proceed with their legal challenge to a state law that paved the way for a new project route.

Read more
Politics & Elections
10:38 pm
Mon June 10, 2013

Nine-member OPS board seated

The nine members of the OPS board gather for a photo after taking the oath of office Monday night.
Credit Katie Knapp Schubert / KIOS-FM

The Omaha Public Schools board of education now officially has nine members.

Read more
Politics & Elections
9:39 pm
Mon June 10, 2013

Omaha's first woman Mayor takes office

Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert takes the oath of office at City Hall Monday night.
Credit Katie Knapp Schubert / KIOS-FM

Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert says public input will be key as she leads the city over the next four years.

Read more
Government
2:21 pm
Mon June 10, 2013

Nebraska revenue down in May

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's net state revenue dipped below projections in May, but is still above the amount expected for the fiscal year that ends on July 1.

Read more
Government
2:11 pm
Mon June 10, 2013

Omaha Mayor Jim Suttle reflects on four years leading the city

Omaha Mayor Jim Suttle gives his State of the City address earlier this year at UNMC. Suttle's last day as Mayor is Monday.
Credit Katie Knapp Schubert / KIOS-FM

Omaha’s outgoing Mayor says he plans to take some time off before going back in to the private sector.

Read more

Pages