Pete Festersen was elected council president, and Vinny Palermo will serve as vice president.
Pete Festersen will serve as council president and Vinny Palermo will serve as vice president.
The Omaha police union correctly described Cammy Watkin's position, the union's president writes in the Pulse.
Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert on Monday called a weekend protest that featured severed pig heads "disgusting."
Seven people were arrested Saturday night during a protest outside the Omaha police union hall that included leaving three pig heads in costume police caps on the grounds.
Danny Begley is poised to join the Omaha City Council representing downtown and midtown.
Check out the results of the 2021 Omaha city general election and Douglas County West school bond issue.
The Omaha police union sent out a flyer this week urging people to vote against against candidate Cammy Watkins with the message: "In Cammy Watkins' Omaha, no one is safe."
Our endorsements for the other City Council contests are for Festersen, Watkins, Harding and Kohen.
An editorial on Wednesday will address the contests in the remaining three City Council contests.
Danny Begley, a Democrat, finished first in the April primary in Omaha City Council District 3 with 4,230 votes. Cammy Watkins, a nonpartisan, netted 4,124 votes.
A Democrat and a progressive independent will vie for the open District 3 seat on the Omaha City Council.
A union leader, a veteran in nonprofit work, a neighborhood association leader and a candidate offering his conservative viewpoint are running to replace Chris Jerram on the Omaha City Council.
The Transformational Leadership Series originally scheduled at Bellevue University will now be 100% virtual.