Officials may have to increase the amount of water released into the Missouri River over the next couple months to ensure there is enough water in the river for cities that rely on it for water and for barge traffic.
The ACLU of Nebraska is pushing for a community news organization’s access to the governor’s press briefings and repeal of a restrictive credentialing process widely criticized by newsrooms and media organizations in the state.
State lawmakers have rejected an attempt to steer more money into Nebraska’s small, rural K-12 schools, many of which receive little aid from the state because they have few students and are surrounded by valuable farmland.
In the middle of a spectacular senior season, Nebraska women’s golfer Kate Smith claimed her most prestigious honor yet on Tuesday, May 4, when she was chosen to represent the United States in the Arnold Palmer Cup June 11-13 at Rich Harvest Farms outside of Chicago.
A chance of rain comes back into play on Wednesday...with drier weather returning briefly for Thursday and into Friday. By Friday night the rain chance returns and then continues for much of the upcoming weekend. Temperatures should remain below-average through the rest of the week and into the weekend.