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40 min ago | District Administration
A former candidate for Lincoln Public Schools superintendent, a Massachusetts education advocate and two Nebraskans are vying for the job as Nebraska Education Commissioner.
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4 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
State Sen. Mike Gloor of Grand Island claims relations between the Tri Cities have never been stronger, but he risks undermining those so-called strong ties by spearheading yet another Grand Island attempt to discredit Kearney's selection as the location for a new veterans home in central Nebraska.
Senator Mike Gloor, of Grand Island, has announced he'll introduce legislation to "take a step back" when it comes to moving the Veterans Home.
People wanting coverage under the federal Affordable Care Act must pay their first month's premium by Dec. 31 if they want coverage by Jan. 1. This first year, open enrollment extends to March 31. But waiting until just before the Dec. 23 enrollment deadline means a bigger chance you'd miss the payment and not have coverage on Jan. 1. "We really ... (more)
Nebraskans who have bundled against bitter cold that has gripped much of the country are now preparing to break out their snow shovels.
While heavy snow and ice are not expected to fall over much of the Midwest Sunday into Monday, some slippery roads and travel disruptions are likely.
A new appointee to the Nebraska Legislature owes $16,000 to the state for violations of campaign-disclosure laws when he ran for office in 2004.
John Gale officially filed for re-election today at the Secretary of State's office.
The Nebraska Chamber of Commerce and Industry has named tax reform as its major goal and focus for next year's legislative session.
Starting next year, Nebraska lawyers will not be forced to pay for lobbying and other programs run by the state bar association.
Backers of the proposal hope its adoption would raise visual and performing arts to the status of core subjects such as math, science and social studies, the Lincoln Journal Star said .
Nebraska State Sen. Beau McCoy is running to be the next governor of The Cornhusker State, and he wants voters to know he will do everything he can to prevent same-sex couples from receiving any legal recognition.
A man has been given 15 to 20 years in prison for sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl at his home in southeast Nebraska.
Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman and first lady Sally Ganem are inviting the public to their annual holiday open house this weekend.
A legislative committee assigned with looking at Nebraska taxes and how to possibly reform them has determined it won't recommend a major overhaul when the Legislature meets next month.