Bill "Butch" Keck "went from a hopeless dope dealer to a dopeless hope dealer," his nephew said, and founded the residential treatment program at the Siena Francis House.
An Omaha real estate firm had the idea in the heyday of the '20s that it could sell 1,500 cottage lots platted away from the lakes and the Platte River. So what happened?
The man who wasn't wearing a mask ran up and spit at the man who was, police said. The two men began scuffling and wrestling, and the unmasked man pulled out a pistol-type BB gun and shot the man in the neck.
Special prosecutor Frederick Franklin's statements, the suit says, "included implications that Mr. Gardner was a racist" and "also falsely stated that it was Mr. Gardner's own words that showed his intent to kill."
"At this time, I do not feel I will be able to devote the needed time to the campaign," the former Omaha state senator said.
The July 10 windstorm was notable for its durability, its power and its breadth. It is one of Omaha's most damaging storms on record, but the results could have been so much worse.
“I’m a lifelong gardener and always have been interested in wildlife and preserving what we have,” Wanita Leonard says. “Diversity is important. We don’t have enough of that.”
"Nelson Mandela: The Official Exhibition" is a global touring exhibition that "takes visitors on a personal journey through the life of the world's most iconic freedom fighter and political leader."
Chad McMahon, the former owner of The Good Life Sports Bar & Grill, is accused of tampering with a witness and tampering with evidence.
The incident happened late Tuesday night, when 22 people — all members of the same family — walked into an Omaha emergency room displaying symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning, officials said.
During a heavy storm in the Omaha metropolitan area earlier this month, Fremont Electrical Distribution Superintendent Mike Royuk said he kept…
To increase its breeding success with the species, the zoo upgraded the eastern indigo’s habitat in 2010, providing a larger environment with more heating structures to trigger breeding behaviors.
It was the one tree the residents in a Dundee neighborhood thought would never fall. The oak, estimated to be between 100- to 150-feet tall, silently toppled in last Saturday's hurricane-force winds.
Bill Harrington knew how fragile life could be. “I have no idea how God selected me to live all these years,” he said ahead of his 101st birthday.
The 40-year-old Omaha state senator said there's an opportunity now for Nebraska to elect new and younger generational leadership.
James Fairbanks decided that Mattieo Condoluci didn’t deserve to live because Condoluci was a convicted child molester. Fairbanks was sentenced to prison Wednesday.
"I love this place," Alberts said as he stopped to collect his emotions. "I learned so much as a young man."
A look back at Trev Alberts' career, from signing to play at NU in 1989 to returning Wednesday as the Huskers' next AD.
A summer salad recipe is a refreshing way to avoid using the oven on hot days. Serve with a baguette from your favorite bakery, and you’re set.