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The state is launching a new mobile app for smartphones and tablets which will help Nebraskans search for available jobs in the state.
Sen. Jeremy Nordquist of Omaha issued a call for supporters Thursday to help gather the 80,000 signatures needed by early July.
A dangerous multiple-day severe weather outbreak will begin this weekend over the South Central states and will include the potential for nighttime tornadoes in parts of Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas and Nebraska.
Cruz, the hard-right Texan who has been embraced by the tea party movement and the Republican Liberty Caucus, said Ricketts is "a businessman and a constitutional conservative who will help Nebraska thrive.
Some industry experts are warning that states that chose not to expand Medicaid coverage under Obamacare could see higher insurance premiums next year as hospitals continue to shift the costs of uncompensated care to private insurers.
Gov. Dave Heineman is promoting "The Good Life For Veterans" jobs recruiting campaign, focused on meeting Nebraska's workforce needs by attracting military veterans and their families from other states to move to Nebraska.
A federal judge is hearing arguments in a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the widow of a South Dakota State Penitentiary guard slain by inmates three years ago.
The state is launching a new mobile app for smartphones and tablets that will help Nebraskans search for available jobs in the state.
Today, Gov. Dave Heineman announced that Nebraska's Director of Banking and Finance, John Munn, is retiring.
Sen. Ted Cruz endorsed Ben Sasse Wednesday in the GOP Senate primary in Nebraska and will hold a rally for him on Friday.
Ronnie Green, vice president of agriculture and natural resources for the University of Nebraska, discussed the report March 6 at the Governor's Ag Conference in Kearney.
Historic buildings that have seen better days may have a new lease on life because Nebraska now has a law that gives tax credits to people to fix them up.
Governor Dave Heinemann is still working his way through bills passed by the legislature.
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Nebraska law officers have expressed frustration with the increasing cases of drug enforcement since Colorado legalized recreational marijuana on Jan. 1. Officers across the border in Colorado's neighboring state are upset that Nebraska taxpayers are left with the expense of jailing, prosecuting and defending people arrested on possession of pot ... (more)
Farmers say taxes are growing even faster than their crops, with the tax burden of agricultural land in the state doubled since 2009.