Any state legislators who may have questioned the need to make changes in Nebraska’s prison system received a 900-bed response last week, when prison officials released research on future demands for prison space.
Jack and Jack are 17-year-old seniors at Westside High School who've known each other since kindergarten. Last summer, they started posting six-second videos to the social media app Vine. Now they have arguably the most famous faces in Omaha.
Following his speech, Heineman and Lt. Gov. Lavon Heidemann will embark on a tour of the state to highlight the administration's priorities. Heineman will speak in Kearney, North Platte and Scottsbluff. Heidemann will speak in Norfolk.
Husker spring football practice began on Saturday. This is the time of year the average Nebraskan forgets his own kids' names because he's busy charting the progress of a two-star recruit from Florida.