Lincoln senator introduces new bill to legalize medical marijuana in Nebraska

LINCOLN SENATOR INTRODUCES NEW BILL TO LEGALIZE MEDICAL MARIJUANA IN NEBRASKA

The issue almost made it on the November 2020 ballot but it was rejected by the Nebraska Supreme Court.

March for Life attracts thousands to Capitol in Lincoln

MARCH FOR LIFE ATTRACTS THOUSANDS TO CAPITOL IN LINCOLN

Thousands of people gathered outside the Nebraska state Capitol for an annual march against abortion.

 
 
 
Breezy Sunday, chance for light snow MLK Day

BREEZY SUNDAY, CHANCE FOR LIGHT SNOW MLK DAY

Nebraska lawmakers adjourn for safety

NEBRASKA LAWMAKERS ADJOURN FOR SAFETY

Nebraska lawmakers will not meet next week until they deem it safe to do so.

 
 
 
Chilly evening, becoming breezy Sunday

CHILLY EVENING, BECOMING BREEZY SUNDAY

Nurse survives stroke on Christmas Day, urges others to know the warning signs

NURSE SURVIVES STROKE ON CHRISTMAS DAY, URGES OTHERS TO KNOW THE WARNING SIGNS

"I was able to call 911 because I want to make sure they knew my last known well time. Just being a normal nurse, I just knew that...

 
 
 
More backlash for GOP's Hawley as Loews Hotel cancels event

MORE BACKLASH FOR GOP'S HAWLEY AS LOEWS HOTEL CANCELS EVENT

Loews Hotels says it has backed out of an upcoming fundraiser in Orlando, Florida, for U.S. Sen. Josh Hawley. It's the latest fallout...

Police: 61-year-old New York woman arrested, 27 pounds of marijuana seized

POLICE: 61-YEAR-OLD NEW YORK WOMAN ARRESTED, 27 POUNDS OF MARIJUANA SEIZED

A 61-year-old woman from New York has been arrested in Wahoo, Nebraska after the Wahoo Police Department conducted a narcotics investigation,...

 
 
 
'Technical problem' causes temporary 911 line outage in Pottawattamie County Saturday afternoon

'TECHNICAL PROBLEM' CAUSES TEMPORARY 911 LINE OUTAGE IN POTTAWATTAMIE COUNTY SATURDAY AFTERNOON

The lines have since been restored.

Cloudy, chilly Saturday

CLOUDY, CHILLY SATURDAY

 
 
 
Man convicted of killing ex-girlfriend sentenced to prison

MAN CONVICTED OF KILLING EX-GIRLFRIEND SENTENCED TO PRISON

A man who killed his one-time girlfriend in a hotel room before setting it on fire has been sentenced to 75 years in prison.

Two teenagers arrested after 16-year-old shot to death

TWO TEENAGERS ARRESTED AFTER 16-YEAR-OLD SHOT TO DEATH

St. Louis County officials say two 16-year-old boys have been arrested in the shooting death of another teenager.

 
 
 
'We do attribute it to the cold and snowy weather': Homeless shelter sees increase in need

'WE DO ATTRIBUTE IT TO THE COLD AND SNOWY WEATHER': HOMELESS SHELTER SEES INCREASE IN NEED

Local homeless shelters prepare for winter storm

NE Game and Park officers rescue eagle before blizzard

NE GAME AND PARK OFFICERS RESCUE EAGLE BEFORE BLIZZARD

'We knew we had to move fast'

 
 
 
Blizzard forces truckers off the roads

BLIZZARD FORCES TRUCKERS OFF THE ROADS

Truckers had to sit and wait the storm out at rest areas and truck stops.

'People are just driving too fast': Iowa drivers continue to see accidents across interstate

'PEOPLE ARE JUST DRIVING TOO FAST': IOWA DRIVERS CONTINUE TO SEE ACCIDENTS ACROSS INTERSTATE

'Cars in the ditch. Semis in the ditch. A lot of blowing snow. A lot of wind.'

 
 
 
Lt. Sherie Thomas, Leia Baez awarded Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. honor

LT. SHERIE THOMAS, LEIA BAEZ AWARDED DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. HONOR

'I get fired up knowing that my story can give others hope': Omaha, Douglas County leaders honored in ceremony

Staying breezy tonight, slick spots possible Saturday

STAYING BREEZY TONIGHT, SLICK SPOTS POSSIBLE SATURDAY

 
 
 
'We all need a smooth transition': Gov. Ricketts to attend Biden's inauguration

'WE ALL NEED A SMOOTH TRANSITION': GOV. RICKETTS TO ATTEND BIDEN'S INAUGURATION

Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts said he will attend the inauguration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris as president and vice president.

Willie Nelson, 87, receives COVID-19 vaccine

WILLIE NELSON, 87, RECEIVES COVID-19 VACCINE

"Thank you Willie Nelson for helping Family Hospital Systems slow the spread of COVID-19," the health care system said.

 
 
 



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