5 hrs ago
La Vista Sun
Omahan nabbed for York thefts, sentenced to 1-2 years in prison
Scores rose across three grade levels, although comparing this year's fourth-grade scores to 2012 is impossible because of testing changes made by the Nebraska Board of Education.
10 hrs ago
Plan targeting sex trafficking of juveniles clears a hurdle
The Nebraska Legislature advanced a bill Thursday that would make sex trafficking of juveniles a form of child abuse.
Thu May 23, 2013
SOFTBALL: MSJC players headed to four-year schools
Renee Rayls, an infielder out of Menifee Heritage, signed with York College in York, Nebraska.
Tue May 21, 2013
Proposal to expand Nebraska Medicaid program appears dead for year
Barring a last-minute change of heart by opponents, a bill expanding Medicaid to more low-income Nebraskans appears dead for this year.
Sun May 19, 2013
La Vista Sun
Sheldon Museum strips naked to display its architectural bones
One of the galleries isn't quite empty: rocks are placed on the edges of the tiles on the floor.
Fri May 17, 2013
Beef and ice cream join forces for Father's Day
Is a new restaurant open in your neighborhood? Are you opening a new bar? Have an event coming up? Email your dining, restaurant and cocktail news to firstname.lastname@example.org . If your dad likes ice cream and red meat, then Ted and Wally's Ice Cream and Nebraska Famous Steaks have a deal for you.
Wed May 15, 2013
'Addams Family' full of witty tricks, treats
The Broadway musical tour of "The Addams Family" seeped into the Orpheum Theater on Tuesday night for a weeklong haunt, and it was apparent that about 1,800 people got a kick out of the famed funereal family's antics.
Mon May 13, 2013
Huge Drug Cost Disparities Seen in Health Overhaul
Consumer alert: If you or someone you know needs costly medications and you're hoping President Barack Obama's health care law will meet the need, you may be in for a surprise.
World-Herald editorial: FURTHERMORE
A Brooklyn state senator last week became the 32nd New York state official caught in a corruption case in the past seven years.
Thu May 09, 2013
The Papillion Times
Off-beat 'Addams Family' hits Omaha stage
It began when Charles Addams drew a simple, single-frame offbeat cartoon back in 1933, the first of dozens published in The New Yorker over five decades.
Wed May 08, 2013
Tue May 07, 2013
Tommie Frazier selected to College Football Hall of Fame
Players >> Ted Brown, TB, North Carolina State >> Tedy Bruschi, DE, Arizona >> Ron Dayne, RB, Wisconsin >> Tommie Frazier, QB, Nebraska >> Jerry Gray, DB, Texas >> Steve Meilinger*, E, Kentucky >> Orlando Pace, OT, Ohio State >> Rod Shoate , LB, Oklahoma >> Percy Snow, LB, Michigan State >> Vinny Testaverde, QB, Miami, Fla.
Sun May 05, 2013
Smooth sailing likely for bulk of Nebraska budget bill
Despite worries about inflation, an economy stuck in slow-growth mode and stifling health care costs, Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger remain optimistic about their company's growth and the nation's future.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Vandals Leave Mark on York Facilities
The York swimming pool and softball concession stand got a fresh coat of paint Monday night, just in time for summer.
Planting Season Gets Underway
The Nebraska Corn Board says Nebraska farmers will be making a $3 billion investment in the next few weeks as they plant 9.9. million acres of corn.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
La Vista Sun
Kelly: Glitz, glam, arias a " opera, drag-show style
The embattled Democratic mayor who is fighting for his re-election bid has lost ground in the Democratic bastion that is South Omaha, a traditional battleground district that may decide Suttle's fate in the May 14 election.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Authorities ask for help in finding missing woman
When this month's Food Prowl team first assembled to find the best crab cake in Omaha, most of the members were pretty dubious.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
BBC North Korea film: 'written consent would have been preferable'
DG Tony Hall tells MPs BBC risk team said verbal consent was sufficient from LSE students for controversial Panorama show Tony Hall , the new BBC director general, has admitted it would have been better to get written consent from the students travelling to North Korea with John Sweeney on the trip that provided cover for his controversial Panorama ... (more)