The study comes at a critical time. The historic flooding in March damaged two Bellevue communities that were important sources of affordable housing: Paradise Lakes and Green Acres.
Roan Brandon, of Gretna, no longer is a patient at St. Elizabeth Regional Medical Center in Lincoln, a spokeswoman said Friday.
Schools have long struggled to strike the right tone between paying tribute to students who have died and drawing too much attention to tragedy.
Officials learned in mid-May that the existing boundaries — which allowed anyone west of 120th Street in Douglas County and anyone in Sarpy, Cass, Dodge and Wasington counties to use the service — were no longer in compliance.
In addition to prison time, both were ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $4,634,803.
Duane J. Pieper opened Biblical Touchstones Gallery in downtown Papillion to give viewers a greater understanding of God.
About 900 people gathered Saturday at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Gretna to pray, mourn and celebrate the lives of four teens killed in a crash Monday in Sarpy County.
Kloe was a committed athlete who started tumbling when she was 3 years old, an outdoorsy adventure-lover who would hop on an ATV or a jet ski, a sweet-talker with an infectious smile.
Alex Minardi impressed her parents with her studiousness and friends with her sense of humor. "She made us very proud of everything she did," her mom said.
Abigail Barth's friends and family are remembering small but meaningful moments this week after she and three other soon-to-be juniors at Gretna High School were killed in a Sarpy County car crash.
Several online fundraisers or bank accounts have been started to help the families of the five Gretna teenagers involved in a fatal car crash Monday night.
The event will be held at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Gretna.
She was the jokester of her close-knit group of friends, her mom said.
She learned Wednesday that she had lost her four best friends, the family said on a Facebook post by a community group.
First responders are no strangers to tragedy, but firefighters, Sarpy County sheriff's deputies and other personnel arrived at a scene Monday night that several called especially harrowing: a fiery car crash that claimed the lives of four teenage girls. Another girl, injured with burns, remains hospitalized.
A press conference was held at 3 p.m. Thursday to discuss the Monday night crash that claimed four teenagers' lives and hospitalized another.
Four girls died at the scene. A fifth was injured and is being treated at a burn unit in a Lincoln hospital.
Andy Harpenau said his company is poised to pounce if Omaha’s debate on the city’s next trash contract combines trash and yard waste, and sends all of the material to the landfill, instead of composting yard waste.
The stretch of Interstate shut down around 5:15 p.m.
You can sample these various brews by taking a road trip across our great state, or, you could save a lot of time and money by visiting Local Beer, Patio and Kitchen instead.
Most drivers get a sinking feeling when their cars clunk into crater-like potholes. But one pothole did a passenger a favor when the ambulance he was in struck it, according to first responders.
Under the terms of the agreement, Gretna will control the area west of a future Interstate 80 interchange in western Sarpy County, and Papillion the area to the east.
If all goes according to plan, the project will offer Gretna’s citizens a signature park unlike anything else in the city. “We don’t have a major park in the community,” said Jeff Kooistra, city administrator.
Both cities view the interchange as a valuable source of future tax income. The two sides have been meeting since last April to come to a solution.
“My dad had cancer and everyone helped me and my family when he had to go through treatment,” Paolo Perez said. “I just wanted to give back and return the favor.”
In July 2017, John F. Haller delivered approximately 50 pounds of methamphetamine to another defendant at a gas station in Gretna on behalf of a Mexico-based drug trafficking organization. The methamphetamine was intended for distribution in the Omaha and Council Bluffs metropolitan area, according to Joe Kelly, the U.S. attorney for Nebraska.