The man critically injured in the Westroads Mall shooting around noon Saturday has died, Omaha Police said in an update later than afternoon. In their report on the shooting, OPD said that shots were fired on the first floor of the mall near the JCPenney store, according to initial reports.
The bill, LB 271, would give judges the option of requiring drunk drivers, or others with alcohol related offenses, to do twice daily breath tests for alcohol leading up to trial. If they fail the test, they go to jail, for 12 hours the first time, 24 the second and more.
The Ashland hardware store has a new name and new owners. For one Nebraskan family owning the store has been a life long goal, and they're honoring one of their late family member through this business.
The Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department announced it will host vaccination clinics at high schools to provide the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine to students ages 16 through 18 and their families and guardians.
The City of Blue Hill, Nebraska (population 941) has become the 25th city in the nation, and the second city in Nebraska, to pass an enforceable ordinance outlawing abortion within their city limits. The vote of the Blue Hill City Council was a unanimous 3-0 vote.