Help children and the community in need by donating at our Stuff the Truck Food and Toy Drive sponsored by Methodist Health System. We will be collecting nonperishable food items, unwrapped toys, and other essential household items at four Methodist locations throughout Omaha, Fremont and Council Bluffs. The Food and Toy Drive will be on Thursday, Dec 7th, 2023 from 5am to 7pm. You can drive up and drop off your donations at any of these locations:
Nebraska Gov. Jim Pillen had high praise Monday for public school districts that have provided property tax relief, but noted that the participation rate fell below his administration’s hope for the new educational funding plan.
Inside Pinnacle Bank Arena, just 73 miles away from Baylor Scheierman’s hometown of Aurora, Nebraska, the Creighton guard went off for a game-high 24 points to lead the Bluejays to an 89-60 win over the Huskers, getting revenge for the Jays’ loss to Nebraska at home a year ago.
The head of the union that represents track maintenance workers says Union Pacific is jeopardizing safety by delaying nearly 1,200 planned projects until next year and laying off more than 1,000 workers, but the railroad says the seasonal move shouldn’t be alarming.