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Why is Norfolk High on probation?!

Norfolk Daily News 01 Mar 2021
Why wasn't this same information shared with Norfolk media outlets? (https.//omaha.com/news/local/nsaa-places-norfolk-public-schools-on-probation-for-remainder-of-school-year/article_46f55bba-786b-11eb-b627-bb6c00390188.html)Why is a similar incident between Bellevue West and ...
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One dead, two others injured as result of disturbance in downtown Omaha early Sunday

Omaha World-Herald 28 Feb 2021
A 21-year-old man died after being hit by a vehicle and two other men were injured by gunfire early Sunday during a disturbance in Omaha's Capitol District. Suaquel Hogan of Omaha was struck by a vehicle near 10th Street and Capitol Avenue about 1.40 a.m ... Notable Nebraska crime news of 2021.
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1920s houses are works of art and a piece of Omaha history, Realtor says

Omaha World-Herald 28 Feb 2021
When you buy a 1920s home, Realtor Jeff Rensch says, you’re taking ownership of a piece of Omaha history ... Omaha was a vibrant community in the 1920s. Local News. In Omaha's 'crazy' market, no inspection and big down payment are keys to buying a house ... Benson, Dundee, Florence and South Omaha were all added to the city within a few years of each other.
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Woman convicted in 1998 Bellevue slaying dies in prison at 40

Omaha World-Herald 28 Feb 2021
State and Regional News ... Gillpatrick was sentenced to 55 to 90 years in the 2009 slaying of Robby Robinson, a former Omaha firefighter ... Omaha native Brandon Straka, who authorities say is pictured here, was one of the people arrested after the Jan ... Notable Nebraska crime news of 2021.
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Mermaids, a dragon, a sea serpent: New Lauritzen exhibit is 'a visual sensation'

Omaha World-Herald 28 Feb 2021
Samantha Bernt. As warmer weather welcomed people outside, Lauritzen Gardens gave visitors a chance to experience nature through folklore. The botanical garden's newest exhibit, called "Fantastical Folklore," is open until May 9 ... Music ... Samantha Bernt ... Local News. 'One cautious step at a time.' After year of hardships, Omaha zoo looks to the future ... .
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Buffett: Berkshire's live-streamed annual meeting will air from Los Angeles, not Omaha

Omaha World-Herald 27 Feb 2021
In last year’s meeting, Buffett appeared on stage alone in front of 18,000 seats in Omaha’s CHI Health Center after Berkshire’s chairman decided the usual shareholder activities needed to be scrapped due to COVID-19 concerns ... Local Business News. Omaha’s megabillionaire down the street — Warren Buffett — set to celebrate his 90th birthday.
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Ex-coach charged with rape at Omaha North had history of 'creepy' behavior

Omaha World-Herald 27 Feb 2021
Crime News ... News - Plus ... Ostrowski said that soon after hearing news of Powell's recent arrest, school officials contacted Omaha police and told parents and students who were in the basketball program during the 2017-18 and 2018-19 seasons to contact law enforcement if they had any more information ... Notable Nebraska crime news of 2021.
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Douglas County deputies find 34 pounds of cocaine hidden in spare tire

Omaha World-Herald 27 Feb 2021
Crime News. Omaha defense attorney and his client/roommate accused of possessing heroin, other drugs ... Omaha native Brandon Straka, who authorities say is pictured here, was one of the people arrested after the Jan ... Notable Nebraska crime news of 2021 ... Omaha native Brandon Straka, who ...
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Nebraska's plan for two-tier Medicaid expansion program suffers second blow

Democratic Underground 27 Feb 2021
By Martha Stoddard ... Those benefits are automatically part of traditional Medicaid ... Read more. https.//omaha.com/news/state-and-regional/govt-and-politics/nebraskas-plan-for-two-tier-medicaid-expansion-program-suffers-second-blow/article_4d82e09c-76fe-11eb-9306-67b3eba4a03a.html ... .
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Nebraska GOP rebukes Sen. Ben Sasse, stops short of censure

Democratic Underground 27 Feb 2021
By Aaron Sanderford. COLUMBUS, Neb ... Sen ... Ben Sasse. Read more. https.//omaha.com/news/state-and-regional/govt-and-politics/nebraska-gop-rebukes-sen-ben-sasse-stops-short-of-censure/article_74bd1db0-75ed-11eb-beee-0fd210fd52f8.html#tracking-source=home-top-story. .
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Emails show Omaha police monitoring of activists in 2020

Omaha World-Herald 26 Feb 2021
Omaha police monitored activists’ social media posts and events last year, planted undercover officers at a sidewalk chalk-drawing protest and even tracked birthday party plans for a Black protest organizer ... A request to interview Omaha Police Chief Todd Schmaderer or other police officials Thursday was declined ... Local News ... Local News ... Local News.
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Editorial: Governments must scrutinize TIF requests, but ultimate benefits can be great

Omaha World-Herald 26 Feb 2021
Omaha just saw a major example with the City Council’s unanimous approval of $80 million in tax-increment incentives for the $553 million redevelopment of Crossroads Mall ... But the unanimous approval by the City Council’s ideologically diverse membership indicates that ultimately, the incentive is worth in terms of Omaha’s overall interest.
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NSAA places Norfolk Public Schools on probation for remainder of school year

Omaha World-Herald 26 Feb 2021
Norfolk Public Schools has been placed on probation by the Nebraska School Activities Association after a racial slur toward the Omaha Northwest girls basketball team came from the high school’s student section during a Feb ... Local News. Racial slurs yelled at Omaha team in Norfolk prompt apologies, calls for change ... Local News.
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