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Gov. Pillen and NSP Colonel Bolduc Recognize Paul Contreras with Civilian Award

Gov. Pillen and NSP Colonel Bolduc Recognize Paul Contreras with Civilian Award

Apr 6, 2024 / Press Release

LINCOLN, NE -- Governor Jim Pillen and Superintendent John Bolduc of the Nebraska State Patrol have recognized Paul Contreras of Bellevue with a ci...
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The IRS Should Serve Taxpayers Not Work Against Them

Apr 6, 2024 / By Rep. Adrian Smith

As the 2024 tax deadline nears, Americans are well aware of the outsized impact the Internal Revenue Service can have on their time, attention, and...
Nebraska AG Mike Hilgers Release

AG Hilgers Secures a Victory Against the Biden Administration’s Climate Mandate on Businesses

Apr 5, 2024 / Nebraska AG

Lincoln— Nebraska Attorney General Mike Hilgers announced a decision of the Biden Administration’s Security and Exchange Commission (SE...
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Morning webinar series focuses on annual forage systems for cattle producers

Apr 5, 2024 / UNL Beef

Annual forages offer cattle producers a way to increase the amount of feed their land produces. In this webinar participants will hear about the la...
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Ricketts Announces Mobile Office Hours

Apr 5, 2024 / Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Pete Ricketts (R-NE) announced his constituent casework staff will be hosting Mobile Office Hours arou...
Ceremony to recognize 52 students with Nebraska Scholastic Writing Awards

Ceremony to recognize 52 students with Nebraska Scholastic Writing Awards

Apr 4, 2024 / Hastings College

(Hastings, Nebraska) – Hastings College is hosting an awards ceremony Friday, April 5 to recognize 52 outstanding young writers from across N...
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Application Deadline to Become a Trooper in 2024 is Sunday, April 7

Apr 4, 2024 / NSP

APRIL 4, 2024 (LINCOLN, NEB.)  — There’s still time to become a Nebraska Trooper in 2024! Applications for Camp 70 close at 11:59 ...
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NSP Urges Focus During Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Apr 4, 2024 / NSP

APRIL 3, 2024 (LINCOLN, NEB.)  — The Nebraska State Patrol is reminding all drivers to keep their focus where it matters during Distract...
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Halloran Draws ReprimandAudio Icon, this article contains audio

Apr 3, 2024 / KRGI News

The Executive Board of Nebraska’s Legislature has voted to issue a letter reprimanding Sen. Steve Halloran of Hastings. He was accused of sex...
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Troopers Arrest One After Multi-County Pursuit

Apr 3, 2024 / NSP

APRIL 2, 2024 (LINCOLN, NEB.)  — Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol, with assistance from multiple other law enforcement agencies, ...
Nebraska AG Mike Hilgers Release

Coalition of 21 Attorneys General Defeat Biden Administration’s Green Agenda in Court

Apr 3, 2024 / Nebraska AG

Lincoln— Attorney General Hilgers announced a Kentucky federal judge blocked the Biden Administration’s highway emissions rule that att...
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Teen Found Dead at Pillen Family Farm Operation

Apr 2, 2024 / KRGI News

A 17-year-old was found dead at a farm operation near St. Edward in Boone County. The Boone County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday that deputies...
Nebraska AG Mike Hilgers Release

Attorney General Hilgers Warns Parents of Social Media Harms

Apr 2, 2024 / Nebraska AG

 Attorney General Hilgers is warning parents about the harm social media platforms can cause children and youth. His office can direct parents...
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Gov. Pillen Praises Passage of Fiscally Conservative Mid-Biennium Budget Adjustment

Apr 2, 2024 / Press Release

LINCOLN, NE – Governor Jim Pillen has signed Nebraska’s mid-biennium budget adjustment as presented, without any line-item vetoes. LB 1...
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UNMC College of Nursing Lincoln Division announces twice-yearly admissions

Apr 2, 2024 / UNMC

The University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing Lincoln Division, located on the campus of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, now off...
Red Willow County News

Uhaul Truck Turns Up Stolen

Apr 2, 2024 / RWCSO- Kevin Darling

Red Willow County Sherriff Department received an initial call for service to check on the occupants of a UHaul truck at an odd location in the cou...
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Grand Island to host 2024 SkillsUSA Nebraska Leadership and Skills Conference

Apr 2, 2024 / Skills USA

  On April 11th, more than 1,600 students from across the state will converge in Grand Island at the Heartland Events Center and Fonner Park ...
The final structural beam for the new Rural Health Education Building is placed Monday morning during a ceremony at UNK. (Photo by Erika Pritchard, UNK Communications)

UNK, UNMC celebrate future of health care education during beam-raising ceremony

Apr 2, 2024 / By TYLER ELLYSON UNK Communications

KEARNEY – The weather was damp and dreary Monday morning – not ideal for a beam-raising ceremony. But the overcast conditions didn&rsq...
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New Details Released in Chadron PD Officer-Involved Shooting

Apr 2, 2024 / NSP

APRIL 1, 2024 (CHADRON, NEB.)  — The Nebraska State Patrol is able to release additional details regarding a Chadron Police Department o...
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Mid-America Manufacturing Weak: Higher Inflation and Fewer New HiresAudio Icon, this article contains audio

Apr 1, 2024 / Creighton University

OMAHA, Neb. (April 1, 2024) — After climbing slightly above growth neutral for December and January, the Creighton University Mid-America Bus...
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Nebraska DECA Recognizes State Award Winners

Apr 1, 2024 / NDEA

Nebraska DECA students and advisors met for their 67th annual State Career Development Conference in Lincoln March 14-15, 2024, at the Marriott Cor...
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NDOT Seeks Witty, Creative Friday Safety Messages

Apr 1, 2024 / NDOT

  April 1, 2024 (Lincoln, Neb.) — “DON’T FLY THROUGH NEBRASKA, SLOW DOWN.” The Nebraska Department of Transporta...
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NSP Investigating Chadron PD Officer-Involved Shooting

Mar 29, 2024 / Nebraska State Patrol

(CHADRON, NEB.)  — The Nebraska State Patrol Special Investigations Team has been activated to investigate a Chadron Police Department o...
Gov. Pillen, State Senators, and Healthcare Leaders Celebrate Legislation to Provide $1 Billion Annual Boost to Nebraska’s Hospitals

Gov. Pillen, State Senators, and Healthcare Leaders Celebrate Legislation to Provide $1 Billion Annual Boost to Nebraska’s Hospitals

Mar 29, 2024 / Press Release

LINCOLN, NE – Today, Governor Jim Pillen, state senators, and the Nebraska Hospital Association (NHA) held a ceremonial bill signing at Metho...
(Pictured Left to Right:  DHHS CEO Steve Corsi; Becky Gilbert, Manager of the Monroe-Meyer IT team;  Steve Green, Deveopmental Disabilities Director for DHHS; UNMC Chancellor Jeffrey Gold; Gov. Jim Pillen; Dr. Karoly Mirnics, director of the Monroe-Meyer Institute)

Governor Pillen Announces Elimination of Developmental Disabilities Registry

Mar 29, 2024 / Press Release

LINCOLN, NE – Governor Jim Pillen joined leaders from the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), the University of Nebraska...