A new victim assistance coordinator is on the job in Gage County.
No announcements yet, but the two-term lawmaker says "it's tracking that way; it's more likely than not."
“The decision by the Speaker to impeach a week prior to the inauguration will only exacerbate the divide we have and further inflame the passions,” Don Bacon said in a statement. “We need to put cold water on the fire, not more fuel.”
Project officials project the $200 million casino and resort complex could bring 925 jobs to Lincoln and generate as much as $15 million annually in state and local tax revenue.
What happened inside the Capitol where rioters took over the secured building for about four hours wasn't fully clear to Fanchon Blythe and her companions until they returned to their hotel mid-afternoon.
Nebraska's congressional delegation decried the breach of the U.S. Capitol by a mob intent on disrupting the certification of the electoral votes confirming Joe Biden as the next U.S. president.
Jeff Bliemeister will serve as Bryan Health's Safety and Security manager and begin his duties there next month.
The patrol will take about 75% of the 113,000-square-foot building at 4600 Innovation Drive, locating most of its headquarters and Lincoln operations there.
The State Ombudsman's Office fielded 576 complaints against the Nebraska Department of Labor before Dec. 1, which is roughly 30 times the number it received against the department in previous years.
Local bars closed to drinkers since Nov. 25 can reopen, and indoor gatherings are allowed up to 25% of a building's rated occupancy as many Lincoln residents prepare to celebrate Christmas and other religious holidays, under the new rules.
That would give Douglas, Lancaster and Sarpy counties 27 of the Legislature's 49 seats heading into a session where the Legislature will draw new boundaries.
The positivity rate in the county along with the case numbers will drive the decision on whether to lift bar and restaurant restrictions, according to the Health Department.
The endowment would cover the ongoing annual cost of maintaining the four interior courtyards that are being restored to an original 1932 design.