Among them was the arrest Wednesday about 2 a.m. of Devondre Glover, 20, at 36th and Paxton Streets.
Alex Lovrien is Heartland Family Service's emergency services coordinator for Douglas County, working with people who need help, including clients who qualify for one-time emergency aid from The World-Herald's Goodfellows fund to pay for housing or utilities.
The Omaha Public Works Department is helping return a storm-water pond on the edge of Levi Carter Park to a more natural state.
The injured are taken to Creighton University Medical Center in serious condition after the two-vehicle crash.
City of Omaha traffic engineers say that the right turn lane at 144th Street and Industrial Road, heading northbound, has restrictions.
Contributions reported today of $14,064.84 boost the 2013 Goodfellows tally to $319,123.05.
The study will include market feasibility research; an analysis of how the project might improve public facilities; and strategies for financing the overhaul of the area near 72nd and Dodge Streets.
The district began the process of restarting the plant Tuesday. It will take five or six days to attain full power, spokesman Jeff Hanson said.
Winning half of a $122 million Powerball lottery jackpot is proving more time consuming for a Gretna, Neb., couple than they had thought it would.
The Omaha city housing inspector's car thing started in childhood with Hot Wheels cars that you could hold in your hand and race off the dining room table or on a loopy orange track.
Two men were seriously injured early Wednesday when a vehicle pulled up alongside their car and gunfire erupted, Omaha police said.
Tyrone Carter Jr., 30, and Brandon Anderson, 19, were shot about 2:30 a.m. near 47th and Young Streets, police said.
The men are expected to survive, police said.
No arrests have been announced.
Bellevue police on Wednesday were looking for a man who walked out of a hospital the day after he was arrested for refusing to drop a running chainsaw.
The budget agreement sets spending limits for two years and averts a possible government shutdown in January. It increases government deficits in 2014 and 2015 but reduces them over 10 years by a total of $23 billion.
Santa's schedule? Holiday Lights Festival? Library events? It's all in our holiday roundup.
The Defenders of Freedom Air Show and Open House will be held July 19 and 20, a month earlier than the usual date in order to accommodate the Navy's Blue Angels precision flying team.
Assistant Fire Chief Matt Thomas said the house on Avenue A sustained heavy smoke and heat damage and is likely a total loss.
It was Christmastime toward the end of the Great Depression, and little Betty wanted a doll. Maybe you should write Goodfellows and ask for Christmas gifts, Mom told her. So Betty did. And Goodfellows responded.
High-needs patients are more likely to get improved care under a voluntary agreement that two Nebraska state senators reached with doctors and several major insurance companies.
A pair of engineers from the Department of Veterans Affairs' Office of Construction unveiled the first designs for the 230-acre cemetery in a downtown Omaha meeting room overflowing with about 80 local veterans.
Gretna city leaders say reducing the speed limit on a major Sarpy County highway would curb safety issues created by increased outlet mall traffic.