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.
A series of public hearings will be held to discuss Nebraska’s tax structure, and if changes should be made to it.
Omaha by Design is holding a national competition called Green in the City.
A man charged in connection with two double homicides in Omaha is scheduled back in court Wednesday for a preliminary hearing.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Utilities Board has approved a plan from the state's largest utility company to install hundreds of wind turbines by the end of 2015.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — University of Nebraska-Lincoln researchers have been given a $3.2 million federal grant to evaluate a program that uses parent-to-parent support to help families keep kids in school.
The public has a chance Tuesday to weigh in on Omaha's 2014 budget.
The number of dentists in the state is on the decline. Nationally, there are 62 dentists for every 100,000 people. In Nebraska, there are 55.
BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) — The Bellevue City Council is set to vote on a claim by a former police chief who retired amid scandal for more than $23,000 in unused sick leave.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police say a 23-year-old man has been killed in a north Omaha shooting, and one man has been arrested.