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That's right. The kids are going to spend the summer doing what it seems like none of us ever get to do anymore. Nothing at all.
In making the decision, Boys Town officials looked at the impact of programs on communities and long-term financial viability, said Bob Pick, executive vice president of youth care.
The rest of the day, should be sunny with highs in the Omaha area around 80, said Cory Mead, a Valley-based meteorologist. Some clouds could move in this afternoon, he said, and winds will increase from the southeast to 15 to 30 mph.
To find it, he enrolled at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, where he studied sculpture and art history. Waiting had given him perspective.
Among the hundreds of LSU fans in Omaha for the College World Series, you might not even notice your best friend walking right past you, but there's no way to miss three cheerful ladies from Zachary and their eye-catching purple hairdos.
Kaci Lickteig's fourth appearance at the Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run proved to be her toughest. Lickteig finished with a time of 24 hours, 2 minutes and 18 seconds.
Omaha police Chief Todd Schmaderer speaks regarding an in-custody death after officers used a Taser on a man. SARAH HOFFMAN/THE WORLD-HERALD.
Omaha, Neb. (WOWT) An Omaha woman is forced from her home after her couch caught on fire. It happened around 1:40 Monday morning near 33rd and Jefferson.
police were investigating a cutting early Monday just southwest of downtown Omaha that left a man injured. Officers said Kevin Youngblood, 37, suffered non-life threatening injuries during the cutting at 2203 Jones St. police said officers were ...
We're not quite a week into summer 2017, and the Omaha area has somewhat of a springlike forecast. The National Weather Service office in Valley forecasts a chance of rain over most of the week, with a dry spell or two plus some sunshine mixed in.
Omaha, Neb. (WOWT) OPPD crews responded to a tree on fire that interfered with power lines and knocked out power for residents in west Omaha. According to tweets from the utility, a circuit lockout, reported at 7:05 a.m., affected nearly 2,200 ...
Staff at the Omaha Public Library should turn security footage over to police officers without a warrant if someone is in immediate danger, according to a new policy.
"There is a huge demand in Omaha for people with coding skills, but those jobs are being left unfilled," said Micah Yost, lead faculty for Midland University Code Academy.
Omaha by design continues as a nonprofit, and it was recently announced that its next executive director will be Jamie Berglund, who has been active in a variety of community development roles at the Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce. Over the past ...
I doubt that any Omaha travel agency could have devised a better organized, safer travel plan for Louie the elephant than did the Toledo and Henry Doorly Zoos ("Meet Louie, Omaha's newest elephant," June 24 World-Herald). Congratulations to both zoo ...
In the Omaha area today, expect partly sunny skies, at least morning showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 10 a.m. and noon, and a high temperature in the mid- to upper 70s.
At 21 home runs and counting, this year's College World Series has been a welcomed sight for fans, players and coaches who weren't happy with the dimensions of TD Ameritrade Park and the type of baseball it produces.
The Tigers are headed to the College World Series finals, which means many Baton Rouge residents will be headed to Omaha to cheer them on.
A spokesperson for the Omaha police Department defended the recent ticketing of the mother of a child locked in a car, stating police believed the child had ...
The mural at 36th and W Streets celebrates Croatian immigrants. The mural is part of the South Omaha Mural Project - a series of community-based murals ...
police identified the shooting victim as Taylor Anderson, 25. She was taken to the Nebraska Medical Center, but the injury was not life-threatening, police said.
LSU fans representing Baton Rouge's Fred's Bar wave a flag bearing "Fred Moose" during Game 13 of the College World Series between LSU and Oregon State, Saturday, June 24, 2017, at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Ne. LSU eliminated Oregon State ...
... Convention Center to a company willing to renovate it and the adjoining Ramada Hotel. Waterloo City Council members will be asked Monday to set a July 17 public hearing on a development agreement with Leslie Hospitality Consulting, an Omaha, Neb.
More than 350 gathered at Happy Hollow Club for Pinot, Pigs & Poets, which featured 11 Omaha and Lincoln chefs. For the Taste of Elegance competition, each chef prepared an original pork dish in an entree-size portion.
Omaha, Neb. (AP) - police in Omaha say a 10-year-old boy has drowned in a backyard swimming pool.
Hnin Mu Win of Myanmar takes the oath of citizenship. Saturday's event, put on by the Omaha Refugee Task Force, also included presentations from former refugees, a fashion show and a health fair.
Omaha, Neb. (WIBW) -- Kansas City Royals pitcher Danny Duffy surrendered a two-run home run on the final pitch of his first rehab start for Class AAA Omaha ...
Greg Felling, left, Rob Ruskamp, Alan Levitan and Doug Koozer document the condition of Ken Deardorff's homestead tractor before digging it out of the forest floor to a clearing to be airlifted out for transport to Homestead National Monument near ...
Cullen, a former Democratic majority leader of the Wisconsin Senate, and Schultz, a former Republican majority leader of the Wisconsin Senate, are co-chairs of the Fair elections Project, which helped organize the Gill v. Whitford litigation.
Cresa Omaha is pleased to announce Eric Rose has been promoted to Vice President. Since joining the Cresa Omaha team, he has continuously reinforced the mission, vision, and values of our organization.
Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert visits with facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg at the Heartland Pride festival on Saturday, June 24, 2017.
A woman was shot early Sunday on a sidewalk that lines a downtown Omaha park by a man who was firing upon someone else, police said.
Memorials can be directed to the Nebraska Humane Society, 8929 Fort St, Omaha, NE 68134 or Leukemia & lymphoma Society of Nebraska, 12100 W Center Rd, Omaha, NE 68144. To leave a condolence, visit BRAMAN ...
Omaha, Neb. (AP) - Omaha police have arrested a man they believe committed four rapes of woman and girls since March.
As a teenager, Sambasile headed to Europe with the Air Force to serve as a B-17 gunner in World War II. He had flown 33 missions over Germany, but on.
The images of Andrew D. Williams - captured on the internal camera of an Omaha police car - showed a man who knew he was in deep after driving 2 1/2 times the speed limit and causing a fiery crash near 52nd and Blondo Streets.
Angel did file a report with Omaha police. She's asking whoever stole the tires to return them, no questions asked. Angel said she had plans to expand the memorial with some of Ben's belongings, like his fishing boat, shoes and poles.
Amy Schindler, Director of Archives & Special Collections, said, "For instance we have brick from Nebraska's oldest gay bar that was here in Omaha, that someone had saved when the bar was being torn down to build a new building for the city. So the ...
Scott Chapman's co-workers at the Missouri river Wastewater Treatment Plant also have set up a fund for the Chapman family at Omaha Douglas Federal Credit Union at 8251 West Center Road. Chapman said he's helping his younger son, Mathiew, 8, deal ...
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The Omaha Public Works Department has lifted and advisory issued for Zorinsky Lake.
A cool, high-pressure system that has moved into the central Plains states has ushered in pleasant weather, including dry conditions, to the Omaha area through the weekend. Temperatures in the 70s will dominate eastern Nebraska and southwest Iowa today ...
He was born and raised in Omaha, attending Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic grade school and Archbishop Ryan Catholic high school.
Jet Linx learned that lesson four years after the Omaha company started in 1999, giving up ownership of its jets and shifting to aircraft management and a private jet travel card service.
Brad Dickson's humor column, "Breaking Brad," appears daily on and in The World-Herald. To read more from Brad, check out his past columns at and follow him on twitter. * * * * *. Brad's morning edition. Check back this ...
Memorials can be directed to the Nebraska Humane Society, 8929 Fort St, Omaha, NE 68134 or Leukemia & lymphoma Society of Nebraska, 12100 W Center Rd, Omaha, NE 68144. To leave a condolence, visit BRAMAN ...
A cool, high-pressure system that has moved into the central Plains states will bring pleasant weather, including mostly dry conditions, to the Omaha area through the weekend. Temperatures in the 70s will dominate eastern Nebraska and southwest Iowa ...
The conversation took place in a private home in Omaha between Montag, Nebraska Democratic party Black Caucus Chair Chelsey Gentry-Tipton and a friend of hers.
LINCOLN - The Nebraska Supreme Court has reinstated a wrongful death lawsuit against an Omaha psychiatric center for failing to maintain custody of a man who got out and killed his girlfriend in 2013.
The Senate Republicans' health care bill was first shown to Lobbyists before it was shown to the entire GOP caucus or released to the public.





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