Whether you have a green thumb or not, the Omaha Public Library is offering a seed sharing program just in time for spring planting.
Incumbent Councilman Pete Festersen and Dr. Ed Truemper, a critical care pediatrician, are seeking election to the District 1 City Council seat.
Street maintenance and potholes was a major subject of debate between City Councilwoman Jean Stothert and Omaha Mayor Jim Suttle.
The two debated a variety of issues at the Omaha Press Club Debate last Friday.
Stothert said she has been the chair of the public works committee for the past four years and street repair and road maintenance is something the entire city council is concerned about.
Stothert said one of the most common complaints she hears from people is how their streets are not in good condition.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad says that without passage of his property tax plan, residents could see big increases to their tax bills. But a Democratic lawmaker questions the argument.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lawmakers who dug into Nebraska's cash reserve at the height of the recession are now looking to rebuild the state's rainy-day fund.