Nebraskans for Medical Marijuana is preparing to gather signatures for a pair of ballot initiatives to legalize medical cannabis. If the group…
The final autopsy report on former Dodge County Sheriff’s Deputy Craig Harbaugh, who was found dead at his home the day before his sentencing, determined that his cause of death was heart disease.
The Office of the Inspector General of Nebraska's Correctional System laid out more than a dozen suggestions to start addressing the prison system's worsening staffing crisis.
A World-Herald analysis found that none of lawmakers' redistricting plans would have changed the outcome of Nebraska's elections in 2020. But they would have narrowed, or padded, the margins.
A popular winery/brewery in southeast Nebraska is up for sale and a follow-up on the "lost girls" of the Sandhills.
“Being recognized by the association and my colleagues across the country is humbling. This is a tremendous honor, and I am grateful for the recognition.”
Staff members were eventually able to place the inmate in restraints, and the injured employee went to the hospital for treatment of injuries to his hand and head.
Take a closer look at Nebraska's highest prison populations in 2019 (by % operational capacity).
Crews are on the scene at two different wildfires that have burned more than 4,000 acres and prompted evacuations in the Nebraska Panhandle.
Nebraska's unemployment rate for August of 2.2% was the nation's lowest and the lowest on record for the state, a state agency reported Friday.
Nebraska lawmakers headed back to the negotiating tables Friday after Republicans failed to break a filibuster against their congressional redistricting plan.
A seven-page letter from the coalition of Republican attorneys general calls the president's mandate "illegal" and says it is likely to increase skepticism about the vaccines.
Lawmakers on the Nebraska Legislature's Redistricting Committee voted along party lines to advance a congressional district map that splits Douglas County.
An inspection report concluded that B-Rose Tire Recycling of Alvo had made "obvious visual progress" and had come into compliance with a Sept. 1 deadline to reduce its scrap tire inventory.
An inspection report concluded that B-Rose Tire Recycling of Alvo had made "obvious visual progress" and had come into compliance with a Sept.…
Take a look at the key differences in redistricting proposals for metro Omaha congressional districts.
An opinion issued Thursday said the bill is "not sufficiently related to, germane to and naturally connected with" the job of redrawing district boundaries to be considered during the session.
Thursday's visitation is open to the public. Friday's funeral isn't, but will be carried online.
Current and former employees at Nebraska state prisons testified to Nebraska lawmakers about what record-high vacancies and other troubling issues have meant for their daily work, safety and inmates' lives.
Country singer Willie Nelson staged the Farm Aid III concert at Memorial Stadium in Lincoln on Sept. 19, 1987, as a benefit for farmers.
A Democratic senator warned Republican colleagues that a strategy to apply the allowable 10% deviation in population of new legislative districts as a way to "increase rural strength" would invite a court test.
About 775 evacuees from Afghanistan are expected to settle in Nebraska as part of the first group arriving in the United States, according to U.S. State Department data.
Nebraska's government collected more tax revenue than expected last month, according to the state Department of Revenue.
The 53rd annual event in Nebraska City starts this weekend, followed by events on Sept. 25 and 26 and Oct. 2 and 3.
A report released by the Office of the Inspector General lays out the staffing situation in Nebraska's Department of Correctional Services: it has been bad for years, and it has gotten more dire.