While he's far from the only U.S. president to be dogged by legal and ethical scandals, Donald Trump now occupies a unique place in history as the first ever indicted on criminal charges.
While some senators raised concerns, the majority said the new office would be able to quickly distribute an estimated $400 million to expand access to broadband across Nebraska.
Well, it was nice while it lasted.
Warm front today, cold front tomorrow. Very windy conditions expected with both as well as a chance for rain and snow. Track the temperatures, wind, and rain and find out how much snow may fall in our latest forecast.
WAVERLY — The time is again approaching when the Easter Bunny will hop through our region’s backyards and deliver treat-filled eggs to be sought after by young candy enjoyers. But the Easter Bunny doesn’t give them out for free. No, to collect the eggs will require patience, finesse and a ke…
WAHOO —The time is again approaching when the Easter Bunny will hop through our region’s backyards and deliver treat-filled eggs to be sought after by young candy enjoyers. But the Easter Bunny doesn’t give them out for free. No, to collect the eggs will require patience, finesse and a keen …
WAVERLY — In 2022, Waverly High School’s auditorium staged a bring-the-house-down musical that went on to win state awards for its production and ensemble.
Sorrow and sympathy are widespread after mass shootings. But what comes next from policymakers is likely to depend on which political party is in charge of a state.
GREENWOOD — A Greenwood home caught fire late last Thursday night, resulting in one death, according to Greenwood Fire Chief Mark Sobota.
WAHOO — Most first responders in Saunders County agree that the county-wide emergency radio system needs an upgrade, and the Saunders County Board of Supervisors last August approved a contract with Motorola to convert the county’s current single-channel system to a multichannel one.
WAVERLY — Green grass has begun to poke through the dead blades that have covered lawns all winter. The signs of spring are a welcome sight for winterized eyes, but growing grass means one more chore to add to your list.
Pretty quiet across the Midwest Wednesday, but that's about to change. A few severe storms could occur Thursday with a lot more expected Friday afternoon and evening. Then the snow moves in. Get an in-depth look at the timing, hazards, and snow amounts in our weather update.
Nebraska's 2023 Teacher of the Year says she is being bullied on social media by Kirk Penner, vice president of the State Board of Education.
Nebraska has a small group of offensive linemen in camp but, for the guys who are there, that can be good news: They’re getting a ton of reps. Sam McKewon and Evan Bland break down what they saw and heard at the Huskers' open practice.
WAHOO – After more passionate pleas from local baseball coaches and parents, the District 139 (Wahoo Public Schools) Board of Education reversed their initial proposal to end the baseball cooperative with Bishop Neumann.
Bryan Health, Madonna and several other of Nebraska's largest health systems on Monday jointly announced plans to make masks optional April 3 for most areas of their hospitals and clinics.
Chief Standing Bear was nominated to appear on a stamp in 2017. Now, more than five years after its conception, the stamp is set to be released on May 12.
See the highways with the most fatal crashes in Nebraska using the Fatality Analysis Reporting System.
Nebraska lawmakers last year dedicated $15 million of federal pandemic recovery money to increasing payment rates for foster care, family support, group homes and other child welfare services.
The bill's sponsor, Sen. Joni Albrecht, says she believes doctors will be able to practice much as they do now.
Former Nebraska football coach Scott Frost didn't win much on the field, but he smashed one local record on his way out of town. His house sold for $3.5 million.
Every Nebraskan wants and needs a good and safe place to call home. But that basic necessity is increasingly proving elusive for thousands across Nebraska.
Nebraska didn’t score for the final 3:02 of the game, after Isabelle Bourne’s basket to cut the Huskers’ deficit to 60-55.
Omaha Sen. Megan Hunt, who helped lead the filibuster, told other senators that she viewed the cloture vote on LB574 as "the final vote" of the session.
Nebraska women's basketball guard Sam Haiby confirmed Thursday that her career is over after suffering an injury in the WNIT's second round.
Loud. Fast. Full. A Nebraska football spring practice under new coach Matt Rhule was all of that Thursday morning — and then some.
'This is my reality' — Nebraska senator says bill targeting gender-affirming health care is personal
In a raw speech to a hushed legislative chamber, Sen. Megan Hunt told lawmakers the bill would affect her 12-year-old son who came out as trans over a year ago.
After three years, COVID-19's grip on Nebraska — and the nation as a whole — has eased significantly. That has left the state, and the nation, at an inflection point.
RAYMOND — On May 9, Raymond Central Public Schools stakeholders will vote on a bond issue that would pay for a new elementary school on the district’s central site campus, as well as for upgrades to the middle school/high school building.
WAVERLY — For the first time since a possible reorganization of Waverly’s fire department was proposed earlier this year, the public last Wednesday had the opportunity to have questions on the subject answered.
The Rotary Golden Wheel Award recognizes outstanding non-Rotarians who best exemplify “service above self” and make significant contributions to their communities. Honorees are role models in making our communities better.
LINCOLN – The Nebraska Department of Labor (NDOL) has awarded $10 million in grants from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) for recruitment and retention of education and health care workers and implementation of workforce development projects. The awarded grants are the full amount of ARPA…
Check out modern homes in new communities around Wahoo
The State Board of Education selected Brian Maher for Nebraska's next education commissioner, but some board members objected to the validity of the search process.
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Jordyn Keeney doesn’t consider herself a trailblazer, though others might disagree. She recently became the first woman to officiate a championship game at the Nebraska state boys basketball tournament.
OMAHA – The Yutan boys and girls track and field teams put together a solid day of competition during the DC West Quadrangular at the Lied Fitness Center at College of Saint Mary in Omaha on March 23. Against the Falcons, Raymond Central and Elmwood-Murdock, the Chieftains came in second pla…
WAHOO – The Class B No. 10 Wahoo/Bishop Neumann/Lincoln Lutheran baseball team has a 3-1 record after the first week of the regular season. In that stretch, the Warriors knocked off Seward 16-2, Centennial 14-0 and Class C No. 4 Plattsmouth 6-1.
ASHLAND – The Wahoo girls track and field team competed in their first outdoor meet of the year at the Ashland-Greenwood Invite on March 25. On a day that had fluctuating weather, the Warriors came in eighth place with 18 points scored. Winning the meet was Elkhorn with 104 points and Ashlan…
Trump indictment throws 2024 race into uncharted territory; MLB, Judge start on high note | Hot Off The Wire, March 31, 2023
Get the latest on immigration, a victory for labor groups and a push from Republicans for education reform.
John Hughes classics set stage for 1980s nostalgia in Disney's 'Prom Pact' | Streamed & Screened podcast
Do you love the 1980s? Themes from classic John Hughes movies show up in the new film "Prom Pact" on Disney Channel and Disney+.
Pope to be hospitalized for days with respiratory infection; Purplish pink diamond set for millions at auction | Hot Off The Wire, March 29, 2023
Get the latest on the Pope's health, a possible new no-fly list and more in Wednesday night's edition of Hot off the Wire.
🎧 The hosts discuss how this movement has affected society and how our focus on the culture wars often drowns out more important issues facing Americans.
During an appearance on The Kelly Clarkson Show on Wednesday, the Yellowjackets actress took part in a game called Musical Memories: First and Worst, with host Kelly asking her if she has ever been starstruck. "I'm in New York City, I'm working. I walk into an elevator that's the size of a s…
During an appearance on The Late Late Show with James Corden, the Loki star recounted receiving an all-access lifetime tour pass for the Rolling Stones as a gift, before having it confiscated 24 hours later. Owen told host James and fellow guest Jeff Goldblum:, "I went to see the Rolling Sto…
While speaking to Them magazine for an interview published on Wednesday, the Kyoto singer recalled travelling to her father's wake in January this year when a group of supposed fans made disparaging remarks about her online while she was at the airport. "I'm coming from a place of literally …
Content by Teams.Coach. Executive coach Michael King discusses the value of corporate introspection and how unforeseen changes can be a catalyst for a leader's personal growth.
Content by Nebraska Craft Brewery Board. Find your perfect brew this spring and summer with this handy guide to the best pours Nebraska craft breweries have to offer.
Content by Power of Pork. Learn about pork — where is comes from, sustainability and nutrition.
Content by Southeast Community College. To fill in the educational gaps between campuses, SCC established six learning centers between 2016 and 2019 in Falls City, Hebron, Nebraska City, Plattsmouth, Wahoo and York.