Grand Island Central Catholic has implemented a new rule this semester: no flash drives without permission. Flash drives are fine, but the problem is that they look too much like a brand of e-cigarettes, Juul, the school’s principal says. Juul n'... Read More

WASHINGTON — National Weather Service meteorologists will be on the job tracking the latest winter storm as it rolls through eastern Nebraska this week. But those forecasters manning the radars and issuing public advisories haven’t b'... Read More

Another round of icy weather — similar to what hit Friday — could be in store for Monday and Tuesday, the National Weather Service says. Saturday ushered in chilly weather, with temperatures hitting a high of just 16 at the Nebraska '... Read More

An Omaha Tribe member was put in the national spotlight Saturday as video went viral of a high school student wearing a Make America Great Again hat standing and smirking in front of him and a crowd of boys yelling around him. The Native'... Read More

WASHINGTON — Nebraskans and Iowans joined the crowds Friday from across the country demonstrating in the nation’s capital against abortion. Participants in the 46th annual March for Life talked about the importance of delivering a po'... Read More

» Industrial hemp. Industrial hemp would be legalized in Nebraska under Legislative Bill 457, introduced by State Sen. Steve Lathrop of Omaha. The proposal would define industrial hemp the same way it is defined under the newly passe'... Read More

LINCOLN — The state’s prison director said Friday that he doesn’t think that his agency can meet a statutorily required July 2020 deadline to significantly reduce prison overcrowding. But Corrections Director Scott Frakes joined a '... Read More

ALLIANCE, Neb. — Walking through the hallway, the sound of sniffling, sneezing and coughing echoes from classrooms as the cold and flu season continues. While school staff are diligently disinfecting desks, door knobs and school supplies, studen'... Read More

Mark Manning added an extra element to practice this week ahead of the Huskers’ trip to take on the nation’s No. 1 team. The coach filled the practice room with crowd noise in preparation for Nebraska’s dual at Penn State. Seventh-'... Read More

Eric Church could have done this anywhere. The country star’s Double Down tour began Friday night in Omaha, and he admitted that there was nowhere else he would rather be. “If I’m gonna start my tour anywhere, I’m gonna do it '... Read More

It will be rare, beautiful and probably doggone hard to see. The weather forecast for Sunday night offers only slim hope to get a glimpse of the total lunar eclipse. As the only total eclipse visible in North America until May 2'... Read More

An art student’s sleepless night was the inspiration behind an army of 84 snowmen that appeared seemingly out of nowhere in Leavenworth Park Tuesday morning. The simple three-ball snowmen are dyed red, blue and yellow, and they’re sc'... Read More

Brian Faeller had landed a good job and was living on his own. He admitted to his mother that he had made mistakes in his life, but he wanted to move forward. “I kept reminding him that it didn’t matter what he did, I still '... Read More

Friday morning on CBS’s “The Price Is Right,” Nebraskan Connie Kulwicki walked onto the stage, bid correctly all the way through her showcase and went home with more than $40,000 in prizes. Kulwicki, a 57-year-old nurse from Ravenn'... Read More