Using chalk, an Omaha teenager draws the logos of every team in the College World Series on the sidewalk near Charles Schwab Field.
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The Kelly brothers returned to Omaha this weekend to celebrate a military promotion and play Wiffle ball in their parents' Dundee backyard.
After being completely nixed or limited since the start of the pandemic, events like Fan Fest and the opening ceremonies returned to the College World Series on Thursday.
A new campaign called "We Care for Kids" hopes to build support for quality early childhood care and education in Nebraska.
Reduced income, high staff turnover, hiring difficulties and inability to offer adequate pay — Nebraska's early childhood providers have faced challenges due to the pandemic, a recent report says.
Don Bacon, the incumbent 2nd District congressman, and challenger Tony Vargas both are touting their ability to reach across the aisle to pass legislation.
Democrat David Else will face incumbent Republican Adrian Smith in the race for Nebraska's 3rd Congressional District.
State Sen. Tony Vargas won the Democratic primary for the 2nd Congressional District and will take on Rep. Don Bacon, the Republican incumbent.