Lawmakers on a Nebraska education committee are looking for new long-term goals for the state's K-12 schools and colleges.
The Nebraska Safety Center has received a $639,300 grant to train bus and transit-company drivers from around the state.
In Burwell, a town north of Kearney, officials held an assembly for students and parents after authorities say a "hit list" was delivered to city hall. More>>
The annual Midwest Spelling Bee for students in Nebraska and western Iowa will be held in Omaha on Saturday.
An 18-year-old pickup driver from Ogallala has died in a collision on Interstate 80 near North Platte in western Nebraska.
Classes are resuming Wednesday at Burwell's public schools after they were canceled so administrators could prepare new security measures following a menacing letter.
In light of the grass fires and other small house fires in the last few days, fire investigators are trying to make clear that they are very preventable. More>>
Lawmakers voted 28-0 Tuesday on a measure that would prohibit minors from using e-cigarettes. More>>
A look into LB804, a bill passed back in January 2012, which protects citizens who use force in self defense. More>>
U.S. News and World Report ranks the best U.S. Graduate Schools More>>
Nebraska officials have agreed to pay $2 million to the family of a Lincoln woman who was struck and killed by a state prison van driven by an inmate. More>>
High winds fueled a another grass fire. More>>
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