LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska lawmaker has introduced a plan designed to reduce recidivism and ease overcrowding in the state prison system.
ConAgra Foods and Omaha Public Schools are partnering to expand the Grab ‘N Go breakfast program.
Kori Reed, Vice President of the ConAgra Foods Foundation, says child hunger is an important issue to ConAgra.
She says statistics indicate 30,000 children in Douglas and Sarpy Counties are food insecure, which means they don’t have consistent access to food throughout the year.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad says he is "energized" and ready to run for an unprecedented sixth term in office.
A $5,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of suspects in the shooting death of a young girl Wednesday morning.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a 5-year-old girl has died after being struck by at least one stray bullet that entered her home in north Omaha.
Governor Dave Heineman says Nebraska can afford up to $500 million in tax cuts.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska teachers and other school employees could carry a concealed handgun in schools if a bill in the Nebraska Legislature becomes law.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman will call for $370 million to $500 million in tax cuts in his annual State of the State address to lawmakers.
The Nebraska Roadway Safety Act combines several important elements into one legislative bill, LB 807.
Ira F. Combs, community health advocate and recipient of a “Champions of Change” award from the White House, will be the guest speaker at this year’s Martin Luther King Day, Jr. event, sponsored by UNMC.