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51 min ago | KGWN
Starting next year, Nebraska lawyers will not be forced to pay for lobbying and other programs run by the state bar association.
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5 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com
Backers of the proposal hope its adoption would raise visual and performing arts to the status of core subjects such as math, science and social studies, the Lincoln Journal Star said .
9 hrs ago | ThinkProgress
Nebraska State Sen. Beau McCoy is running to be the next governor of The Cornhusker State, and he wants voters to know he will do everything he can to prevent same-sex couples from receiving any legal recognition.
9 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa
A man has been given 15 to 20 years in prison for sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl at his home in southeast Nebraska.
10 hrs ago | KHGI
Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman and first lady Sally Ganem are inviting the public to their annual holiday open house this weekend.
A legislative committee assigned with looking at Nebraska taxes and how to possibly reform them has determined it won't recommend a major overhaul when the Legislature meets next month.
The 2013 season was one filled with ups and downs for the Nebraska defense. By the end of it, the highs began to far outweigh the lows.
Gubernatorial candidate Pete Ricketts was in Kearney Thursday where former U.S. Rep. Bill Barrett announced his endorsement of Ricketts as Nebraska's next governor.
A state lawmaker who quit the American Legislative Exchange Council says the conservative group is pushing cookie-cutter bills in Nebraska.
I had the chance to talk to 2015 Maryland target Kareem McDonald, a 6'2" junior from Woodrow Wilson High School.
A group advocating for disabled Nebraskans plans to look into other "guardianship mills" following last week's arrest of a Gering woman who had been named guardian for hundreds of people.
Gov. Dave Heineman has canceled a Legislature-approved study on climate change, saying it would duplicate research work by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
A Nebraska man will lose his right to drive Wednesday because someone called the Department of Motor Vehicles asking the state to recall his license.
On behalf of the staff and board of directors of People's Family Health Services, Family Planning and WIC programs, I'd like to give a warm thank you to all the sponsors and supporters of our 1st annual Runt Race and Obstacle Course fundraiser at the D&N Event Center on Nov. 23. ... More To get a Nebraska handicap tag, the person's doctor must sign ... (more)
It's time the governor forfeit his taxpayer-funded health coverage until all Nebraskans can have access to quality health coverage," said Omaha Senator Jeremy Nordquist in his latest push to bring the Affordable Care Act to Nebraska.
Neil Robles was optimistic when he opened his clothing and jewelry store in downtown Schuyler about a year ago, but he knew he couldn't afford to buy health insurance on his own.