LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska lawmaker has withdrawn a bill that would have imposed new regulations on oil pipelines, saying it was steered into a hostile committee.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska lawmaker known as an animal welfare advocate has failed in his quest to protect a prairie rodent that some ranchers view as pests, but is vowing to raise the issue again.

Art in Motion's Mari Anne Hartmann joins Mike Hogan for “Live & Local” on Morning Edition

Girls, Inc. is holding one of its two largest fund-raising events of the year tomorrow night – Girls Night Out.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln railway car plant is poised to receive a $3.6 billion contract for new subway cars for New York City.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Labor Department says the preliminary December unemployment rate matched the 2.7 percent of November and October.

(Lincoln, NE)  --  A Lincoln manufacturer is set to receive its largest contract ever.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers have advanced a bill that would give prisoners a chance to get a state identification card or renew their driver's license before their release.

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The National Association of Women in Construction’s Education Foundation is offering its annual Block Kids Contest this Saturday.

The Better Business Bureau wants to make students aware of a $2000.00 scholarship open to area high school seniors. 

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska state senator is proposing a ballot measure that would give Nebraska voters the chance to legalize medical marijuana in November.

Legal Director and Deputy Executive Director of the Immigrant Legal Center, Shane Ellison, joins Mike Hogan "Live & Local" on Morning Edition about DACA, TPS, and the impact on Nebraska.

Neena Nizar is the Supervisor at the Learning and Tutoring Center South Campus for Metropolitan Community College.  

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Facebook is rolling out a 30-city program it promised last year to help small businesses grow and workers gain the digital computer skills needed to find a job.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Declining numbers in a new monthly survey of bankers suggests the economy remains weak in rural parts of 10 Plains and Western states.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Keystone XL pipeline still faces an uncertain future in Nebraska despite the developer's announcement that it will proceed with the project.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Some Nebraska lawmakers say they're concerned the state corrections department will fail to meet a July 2020 deadline

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska state lawmaker has delivered on his promise to introduce new voter identification bills.

Justice for Our Neighbors recently announced they are changing their name to the Immigrant Legal Center.

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A Nebraska man has pleaded guilty to threatening Republican U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst of Iowa.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A federal judge has dismissed portions of a lawsuit that says Nebraska's overcrowded prisons give inadequate health care, overuse solitary confinement and discriminate against disabled inmates.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Natural gas rates in Nebraska may decline this year because of the corporate tax rate cut that Congress approved last year.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers have kicked off debate on an industry-backed bill that would impose new regulations on fantasy sports websites.

Modern Streetcar Advocates is spreading the word about the benefits a streetcar could bring to Omaha, and their next meeting is tomorrow, January 18th, from 4 to 6 p.m. at Commerce Village.

UNO Medical Center's Dr. Daniel Murman chats with Mike Hogan on the latest regarding Alzheimer's treatment.

Emiliano Lerda, Executive Director, Immigrant Legal Center Chats with Mike Hogan “Live & Local” on Morning Edition

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers will start to sift through Gov. Pete Ricketts' budget plan

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Enrollment is up at the Omaha Public Schools' experiment in online learning at the Virtual School.

Creighton is kicking off its new Global Scholars Program this fall. 

OCP Artisitic Director Kimberly Faith Hickman Joins Mike Hogan "Live & Local on Morning Edition.