Cannabis

Authorities Find 70 lbs of Gift-Wrapped Cannabis in SUV

Wood River, Nebraska — In South Central Nebraska, authorities pulled over an SUV for driving too close to another vehicle on Thursday. After a detailed search at a truck stop on I-80, NSP officers noticed some packages that were gift-wrapped. They were made to look […]
2 months ago
Temporary Jobs Available

Census Office Opens in Lincoln, 1,500+ Temporary Jobs Available for NE Citizens

Lincoln, Nebraska — On Tuesday, a new census office was opened by the U.S. Census Bureau in Lincoln. The Nebraska Area office will be used as a hub during the upcoming census in 2020. With it will come new job opportunities for around 2,700 Nebraskans, […]
2 months ago
older nebraskans health care

Older Nebraskans Will Have Less Access to Care if This Alarming Trend Continues

The Cornhusker State has seen a concerning increase in nursing home closures in the last four years. All 27 of them have closed despite Nebraska’s demographics growing older, and four more have announced they will be closing this year. Boddy, Chief Executive Officer of the […]
2 months ago
Shooting a High School Basketball Player

Two 16-Year-Olds Charged With Shooting That Ended Up With a Leg Amputation

On September 23, a Benson High School student was robbed and shot by two armed teenagers. The attackers shot the 17-year-old basketball player from Omaha twice, and a bullet went from the lower part of his lung to his leg. To save his life, doctors […]
2 months ago