The arts are an important part of community identity. If properly nurtured and supported, they’re also an important part of a community’s economy.
"Our area can salute the sound design of the new, 157,000-square-feet facility and the care it will provide Nebraska veterans."
"Only three days remain in this year’s legislative session. It’s a tight schedule. But lawmakers must complete a crucial task."
It’s a win as tall as the sequoias, as deep as the Grand Canyon, as broad as Death Valley. We are giddy that our divided, sclerotic Congress came together to approve the Great American Outdoors Act.
If a mask mandate does go into effect in Omaha, it’s important that the decision be made by a local elected body, to ensure direct accountability to the public.
Legislative Bill 881 would remedy a major failing in Nebraska law: At present, the state does not make it illegal for a teacher or coach to have sex with a student who is at least 16.
The decision also needlessly placed County Health Director Adi Pour, who already is juggling enormously complex duties, in the difficult position of having to signal her support.
Nebraska lawmakers have been greatly divided over tax policy and school funding for months. The search for agreement has proved immensely diff…
That positive connection between academicians and the public is, indeed, the heart of the land-grant university mission.