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10 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com
The ad, which began airing this week, shows Omaha state Sen. Beau McCoy standing next to the fence post with the bobblehead-like doll atop the post.
Trending on the Topix Network
14 hrs ago | WOWT-TV Omaha
An inmate is suing the Nebraska prison system, saying a new policy is denying him the ability to visit with or write to his wife, who is also in prison.
18 hrs ago | The Miami Herald
Nebraska lawmakers approved more than $400 million in tax cuts this session, but they're ready to look for more changes in the state's tax structure in the months before next year's Legislature convenes.
19 hrs ago | KHGI
Nebraska Secretary of State John Gale is encouraging students too young to vote to show up at the polls for the state's May 13 primary.
Well, we knew it was coming and now it is here. The 2014 Legislative Session has come to an end and with it 17 senators, including myself, have concluded eight years of service to the State of Nebraska.
The State Department is giving federal agencies more time to review the Keystone XL Pipeline project.
The State Department announced a delay in their Keystone XL review process today, as they wade through 2.5 million public comments, as well as work to get a handle on the fact that thanks to a Nebraska Supreme Court ruling, there is currently no legal route through Nebraska.
In this photo provided by Lou Dematteis, a huge crop art image protesting the proposed Keystone XL pipline covers an 80-acre cornfield outside of Neligh, Neb., on April 12, 2014.
A central Nebraska ranching family has been recognized for its land stewardship efforts with an award announced by Gov. Dave Heineman on Friday.
Michael Ryan was sentenced to death for the 1985 cult-related killing of James Thimm in the southeast Nebraska town of Rulo.
Actor Mickey Rooney will always be remembered at Boys Town for his Oscar-winning role in the 1938 movie about the Nebraska home for troubled youth.
If you need to renew your driver's license, you might have to skip the DMV this week and go online.
A new round of political attack ads between the two frontrunners in the Nebraska U.S. Senate race recently launched.
Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning issued a consumer alert Thursday for Nebraskans to avoid third-party websites that charge fees to process online driver's license renewals.
Jenkins pleaded guilty in court Wednesday, then refused to accept prosecutors' accounts of the shootings.
A political action committee funded by U.S. Senate candidate Ben Sasse's great-uncle has released a television ad attacking Shane Osborn, one of Sasse's primary opponents.
According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Nebraska farmers will be planting slightly less corn this year than what was planted last year.