Janssen, McGill compete in ‘quiet’ State Auditor race

October 9th, 2014

By Ben Bohall

Lincoln, NE – Over the past four years, the office of Nebraska state auditor has made headlines for tackling financial fraud and wasteful spending in several Nebraska public institutions. Current auditor Mike Foley will soon end his tenure in office, and that’s left two candidates vying to be his successor.

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Teachers often pull from own pockets for classroom supplies

September 23rd, 2014

By Ben Bohall

Lincoln, NE – With school now back in session, many Nebraska teachers are faced with the reality of having to pay hundreds of dollars out-of-pocket for classroom supplies. It’s an ongoing problem and state educators are hoping for help to lighten the financial load.

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Ride sharing service carries controversy

August 28th, 2014

By Ben Bohall

Lincoln, NE — Peer-to-peer ride sharing services are becoming more popular in metropolitan areas in Nebraska and across the United States. The service has not taken off without controversy, though.

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Virus outbreak in Nebraska on the decline

July 18th, 2013

By Ben Bohall

Omaha, NE – Over the past month, both Nebraska and Iowa have experienced the outbreak of an illness most commonly contracted by eating food or drinking water contaminated with human and animal feces.

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Fort Calhoun officials look to future of nuclear plant with optimism

July 2nd, 2013

By Ben Bohall

June 30th. That was the latest proposed restart date for the troubled Fort Calhoun Nuclear Station located about 20 miles North of Omaha. Now that the day has come and gone, questions are being raised as to when plant managers and the Nuclear Regulatory Commission will find common ground for the plant to become operational again.

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Focus remains on clean-up following Monday’s storm

June 27th, 2013

By Ben Bohall

Many residents throughout Omaha are working through the cleanup process following last Monday’s storm. Some are still waiting for the lights to come back on.

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