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Politics & Elections
3:14 pm
Fri August 16, 2013

Former Congressional candidate running for Nebraska Legislature

A former candidate for the Second Congressional District says he’s running for the Nebraska Legislature.

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Government
10:38 am
Fri August 16, 2013

Unemployment rate up in July

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's preliminary unemployment rate rose in July to hit 4.2 percent.

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Omaha
8:28 am
Fri August 16, 2013

Police identify body found in Omaha cemetery

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities have released the name of a woman whose body was found in an open grave at an Omaha cemetery.

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Government
1:30 pm
Wed August 14, 2013

Iowa auditor: some agencies not following laws

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A state auditor's report on the Iowa Department of Public Health criticizes the agency for failing to inspect funeral homes and other places where bodies are prepared for burial as required by state law.

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Crime
1:28 pm
Wed August 14, 2013

Dr. Anthony Garcia to stand trial in connection with two double homicides

Dr. Anthony J. Garcia will stand trial in connection with two double homicides in Omaha.

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Education
7:50 am
Wed August 14, 2013

Test scores up in OPS, statewide

Achievement test scores are up in both the Omaha Public Schools district and statewide.

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Crime
3:21 pm
Tue August 13, 2013

Judge to decide if Garcia hearing is closed to the public

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge will decide Wednesday morning whether to close a preliminary hearing for an Indiana man accused of killing four people with ties to an Omaha medical school.

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Government
3:18 pm
Tue August 13, 2013

Census figures show steady growth in Nebraska's 3 largest counties

New Census figures show that nearly 40 percent of Douglas, Sarpy, and Lancaster County’s residents are between the ages of 18 and 44.

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Education
11:18 am
Tue August 13, 2013

Nebraska test scores improve in math, science, reading

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska students who took math, science and reading exams received higher average scores this year than in 2012, according to new state data.

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Government
8:01 am
Tue August 13, 2013

Tax Modernization Committee sets five public hearings

A series of public hearings will be held to discuss Nebraska’s tax structure, and if changes should be made to it.

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