A federal grant for a bus transfer station will allow city officials to replace the existing site near the Gold's Building downtown with a station with many more amenities.
Democratic State Chair Jane Kleeb points to abortion rights records of Nebraska Democratic nominees in wake of Kansas vote.
Nebraska's governor and attorney general have gone on the attack against a federal policy aimed at preventing discrimination in school lunch programs based on sexual orientation and gender identity.
Airport Executive Director David Haring said he's already in negotiations with at least one airline and is "optimistic" an agreement could be signed as early as next month.
The Nebraska Racing and Gaming Commission has given approval for WarHorse Gaming and the Nebraska Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association to begin work at Lincoln Race Course to accommodate the temporary casino.
WAHOO – Despite significant spikes in residential property values across Saunders County, only 2% of people who received a yellow property valuation card in the mail thought the change was worth protesting.
WAHOO – Saunders County is redoing its comprehensive plan for the first time since 2004, and county residents are being encouraged to chime in with what they think should be addressed.
MEAD – A now-closed ethanol plant near Mead will be allowed to continue applying wastewater to farm ground in Saunders County after the Nebraska Department of Environment and Energy renewed its permit on June 30.
WAHOO – The City of Wahoo contracted JEO Consulting Group to prepare an urban forest management plan for the trees located in the city’s parks and cemeteries.
Police endorse Republican nominee Mike Flood while Democratic nominee Patty Pansing Brooks points to impact of U.S. Supreme Court abortion decision on rights to privacy with special congressional election set for Tuesday.
In the Panhandle, advocates against abortion praised a 6-3 Supreme Court decision, eliminating the constitutional right to abortion set out in Roe v. Wade. Local Democratic leaders expressed disappointment in the decision, feeling such a decision could have unforeseen consequences.
Missouri Congresswoman Cori Bush on Friday, June 24, 2022, reacts to the Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade. The ruling will allow states to ban abortions. Video by Christian Gooden, email@example.com
WAHOO – While preparations for the 2022 Saunders County Fair are reaching their final stages, the Agricultural Society spent a little time talking about a new plan for after the fair.
WAHOO – After much consideration and a trip back to the planning commission, the Wahoo City Council gave final approval to an ordinance that will allow ground floor apartments in specific areas of downtown.
WAHOO – In the Old Testament, the Israelites celebrated a Year of Jubilee every 50 years. This special year would include forgiveness of debts and restoration of property and relationships.
MEAD – Researchers studying the environmental impacts from the AltEn ethanol plant want Mead area residents to know they’ll be there for the long haul.
WAHOO – In December, the Saunders County Board of Supervisors voted to hire Rey Freeman Communications Consulting to perform a study that would help the county decide on an emergency radio system that would upgrade the county’s current system, which local emergency services agencies have sai…
Nebraska's congressional representatives have all benefited from campaign spending by the National Rifle Association and other gun rights groups, according to campaign finance records.
The campaign video by the Missouri Republican candidate for U.S. Senate drew criticism for urging violence against political opponents.
Shore and Ricketts have previously backed opposing candidates in races, most noteworthy being the 2016 presidential election pitting Hillary Clinton against Donald Trump.
WAHOO – In February, Saunders County launched a survey to gather information from residents for the county’s 2022 comprehensive plan. As of mid-May, that survey had generated just 72 submissions.
WAHOO – Gov. Pete Ricketts held a town hall meeting in Wahoo last week to discuss the “historic” 2022 Legislative Session.
Lincoln City Council is set to consider a motion on Monday to rescind the so-called Fairness Ordinance — a broad update that extends protections to include sexual orientation and gender expression.
The Nebraska Secretary of State's office has received at least five new complaints against a voter identification petition in the last week claiming that petition circulators are being misleading.
LINCOLN – The Nebraska Department of Revenue, Property Assessment Division, reminds property owners that real property Notices of Valuation Change will be sent by county assessors on or before June 1. If there was an increase or decrease from the 2021 assessed valuation of a real property pa…