An Omaha man was arrested for placing a false bomb and obstruction of government operations after he left a suspicious package outside the Douglas County Courthouse on Friday, according to the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office.
Detectives from the Auto Theft Department with Omaha Police made an arrest in connection to multiple auto thefts from a Motel 6 when during the investigation, discovered a cache of additional stolen property.
Roughly 20% of the homeless population in the country is veterans. Those leading the charge to end veteran homelessness in Omaha hope a new community housing complex will help put a dent in that statistic.
“Keep in mind that this is not necessarily gone. There were some scenes out of other college campuses this past weekend where there was no attempt at social distancing or separation or anything like that and that is not the best way to end a pandemic,” says Dr. Quimby.
We’ll likely fight more haze tomorrow, despite the widespread sunshine expected. Highs will be cooler for the end of the workweek, with temperatures only warming into the low to mid-70s Thursday and Friday.
The 2020 Atlantic hurricane season has been a record-breaking one, as tropical cyclone names continue to zip through the alphabet. As of Wednesday afternoon, “Wilfred” is the one remaining name on this year’s list from the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).
Gov. Kim Reynolds gave an update Wednesday morning on Iowa’s COVID-19 response, hours before bars and restaurants in four of the six counties placed under restrictions in August were allowed to resume operation.