Pending the results of a virtual competition in mid-July that includes major cities such as Chicago and Atlanta, the All-America City Award would be Omaha’s first since 1957.
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Wayne State will spend $26.5 million to build a new air-supported dome and renovate the college’s existing recreation and athletic facilities.
Since it opened in 2020, the University of Nebraska at Omaha’s Pitching Lab has helped a couple hundred pitchers improve their pitching motion.
The new entrance to Omaha's Eppley Airfield is located about 500 feet south of the temporary entrance that has been in place since November.
The flight school scheduled to open Monday will be the second at the Omaha airport, joining one operated by Nebraska Flight Center.
Temperatures are forecast to reach the mid to upper 90s over the weekend and 100 degrees on Monday. Heat indexes will make the temps feel even hotter, and CWS fans are advised to take precautions.
With a turnout expected to be "really huge," some owners and managers expressed concerns about the supply chain while making sure they have enough staffing to accommodate the crowds.
A new Nebraska Department of Transportation operations center in Omaha should provide drivers with more immediate information on hazards along Nebraska's highways and interstates.
Nebraka has added only about 1,400 technology jobs out of the Aksarben Foundation's stated goal of 10,000 by 2025. But it has added 147 new tech companies since 2019.
An Omaha man charged with secretly recording people who were using the restroom at a west Omaha retirement center and in his home has pleaded guilty.