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The Sixty-Eighth Annual Omaha Public Schools All-City Music Festival will air Sunday February 12th at 2:00 p.m.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts is touting his property tax proposal as a major change to the way agricultural land is valued even though the state's largest farm groups say it doesn't do enough to help them.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska lawmaker has renewed the state's perennial effort to allow many motorcyclists to ride without helmets.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities have rescued a man who jumped into the Missouri River from a pedestrian bridge that connects Omaha with Council Bluffs, Iowa.

The Startup Collaborative is a fellowship organization dedicated to radically improving the odds of a startup’s success.

Last week, when Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts expressed support of President Trump’s immigration ban, he encouraged Nebraskans concerned about it to get involved with one of the state’s three resettlement agencies. 

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraskans filing their tax returns this tax season again have the chance to contribute to a wildlife and habitat conservation fund.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An online survey of people getting married suggests that weddings in Nebraska and Iowa tend to have the biggest guest lists in the nation.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Gov. Pete Ricketts' income and property tax package is drawing praise from Nebraska's business community, but leading farm groups say it doesn't do enough to address their concerns about rising property taxes.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers still aren't any closer to passing a proposal meant to balance the state's finances during the five months left in the current budget cycle.

The U.S. has taken in nearly 270,000 immigrants and refugees during the past decade from the seven countries affected by President Donald Trump's travel ban.

AAA and the Auto Club Group Safety Foundation’s Tow to Go program begins today and runs through Monday morning. 

Omaha’s Union Station was recently named as a National Historic Landmark.

Dr. Soonjo Hwang, a neuroscientist and Assistant Professor in the Department Psychiatry at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, will present the next Omaha Science Café on Tuesday, February 7th . 

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska could join eight other Republican-dominated states calling for a convention of states to pass constitutional amendments limiting federal government power.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A former Nebraska Supreme Court justice has been chosen to help investigate the claim that state Sen. Ernie Chambers doesn't live in the district he represents.

Dr. Mark Celinscak, Canadian native, is the Blumkin Professor of Holocaust & Genocide Studies at UNO.  In honor of International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Dr. Celinscak was invited to give a give a keynote address at the Vancouver Holocaust Centre. With more, here’s Omaha Public Radio’s Cheril Lee...

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha police chief says the shooting of a man who'd shot an officer was justified.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Results from a monthly survey of business supply managers suggest economic conditions continue to improve in nine Midwest and Plains states.

“Next Generation Services” is the topic of the UNO Department of Gerontology’s upcoming “Aging with Passion and Purpose” conference, to be held March 21st on the UNO campus. 

Omaha Children’s Museum’s newest temporary exhibit helps introduce engineering, math and creative concepts to young learners through play.

The February edition of Jazz From Studio One airs Thursday night at 8:00 on KIOS.

Your host this month will be KJ White, a student at Burke High School enrolled in digital video production at the Omaha Public Schools Career Center.

  

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts is defending President Donald Trump's order to temporarily suspend immigration for citizens from seven majority Muslim countries.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers are considering legislation aimed at helping teen moms graduate from high school.

For 100 years the Girl Scouts have been selling their well-known cookies.  To commemorate this special anniversary, the Girl Scouts have released a brand new flavor: s’mores.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — This spring's Omaha mayor's race is shaping up to be an expensive campaign.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha will have to pay $2.75 million extra to complete one of its sewer overhaul projects because a tunnel boring machine got stuck.

The Development of the Omaha Riverfront was the subject of this month’s Omaha Press Club Noon Forum.

Omaha-Council Bluffs Area statistics show13,094 kids in grades 3-8 and 11 in Douglas and Sarpy counties weren’t reading on their Grade Level in the 2014-2015 school year.

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