More than 90% of employees of the eight Omaha and Lincoln health systems that require their workers to be vaccinated against COVID-19 have gotten their shots.
Following a security breach that resulted in $1.2 million in drugs being taken from an evidence facility, the patrol has refused a public records request from the Journal Star to see its policies for handling evidence as well as any facility audits.
Southwest Airlines has reversed course on plans to place unvaccinated workers who seek medical or religious exemption on unpaid leave followin…
Q: My mother put me on the deed to a house she purchased five years ago. Recently, she has decided that she wants to sell the house to buy a smaller house in a nearby town. The house has been her primary residence for the last five years, but not mine. I live three hours away.
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Friday said an expanded number of small oil refineries can seek an exemption from certain renewable fuel requirements.
Senators revisited the sometimes bitter debate that divided them on Tuesday night before passing the measure on a 47-0 vote.
Lawmakers after several days of debate advanced a package of tax cuts, including a gradual reduction of corporate income tax rates, and credits.
Despite unanimously advancing the bill, senators agreed to revisit the issue after the state's revenue forecasting board meets on Thursday.
Legislation to reduce the state's top corporate income tax rate was also sent to the floor of the Legislature by the Revenue Committee, which discussed the idea of advancing a consumption tax proposal.
Sen. Curt Friesen of Henderson warns that state spending or reduction of revenue could endanger a legislative commitment to continue reducing property taxes.
The Nebraska Legislature is considering two bills that would reform the state’s inheritance tax.
"We do have an aging demographic in our state," Sen. Brett Lindstrom of Omaha told the Legislature's Revenue Committee in urging action to encourage retirees to remain in Nebraska.
The Supreme Court has decided, 7-2, that teachers in Catholic elementary schools are not covered by employment discrimination law. This is a h…
Gov. Murphy and Motor Vehicle Commission Chief Administrator, Sue Fulton, announced Thursday a furlough exemption for MVC agency employees and extended expiration dates for licenses and registrations in an effort to help improve service and reduce long lines at MVC agencies.
Property tax exemptions for some community organizations were discussed at the Hall County Board of Commissioners meeting Tuesday.
With the coronavirus affecting the state, Hall County officials are encouraging the public to use online services.
A decision by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to not appeal a ruling from the U.S. 10th Circuit Court of Appeals is good news for Neb…
WASHINGTON — Presidential aspirant Beto O’Rourke, thrashing about in an attempt to be noticed, says tax exemptions should be denied to churche…
After a monthslong effort fighting for our state, I am proud that Nebraska farmers and ethanol producers are finally getting a major win. On F…
OMAHA — Gov. Pete Ricketts said the Environmental Protection Agency owes farmers an explanation on its decision to grant small refineries exem…
WASHINGTON — For the second week in a row, U.S. health officials added dozens of new reports to the year's list of confirmed measles cases, bringing the total to 465 - already the highest number in the past five years. It's another significant milepost on the road to what will probably become a record outbreak after vaccines led to the disease's "elimination" in the United States.
The percentage of children under 2 years old who haven't received any vaccinations has quadrupled since 2001, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention.