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Hansen: Dying a year ago, Vi proves — at 87 — that it's never too late for a comeback

Hansen: Dying a year ago, Vi proves — at 87 — that it's never too late for a comeback

“I'm not 30 anymore,” Vi Bessey says, “but I will say this: Life doesn't stop at a certain number. Life is so precious.”
LiveWell Team Challenge participants lose more than 5,000 pounds

LiveWell Team Challenge participants lose more than 5,000 pounds

The Nebraska Sports Council's 2014 LiveWell Team Challenge ended April 7 with 1,559 participants losing more than 5,000 pounds and logging an average of 30 minutes of physical activity per day over the 12 weeks of the challenge.
Traveling abroad? A heads-up: Yellow fever vaccine is in short supply

Traveling abroad? A heads-up: Yellow fever vaccine is in short supply

Local providers of the vaccine generally said they have the product but recommend getting an appointment well ahead of any trips to make sure doses are available.
2 deaths stoke worries in Colorado about pot edibles

2 deaths stoke worries in Colorado about pot edibles

The deaths occurred as Colorado lawmakers are scrambling to create safety regulations for the largely unmonitored mari­juana snacks.
Nebraska AIDS Project seeking designers for Condom Fashion Show

Nebraska AIDS Project seeking designers for Condom Fashion Show

The 2014 Project Condom Fashion Show will be June 19 at Omaha's Magnolia Hotel. Tickets will go on sale in May.
Vote for Dominick: Council Bluffs family in need of wheelchair lift

Vote for Dominick: Council Bluffs family in need of wheelchair lift

Without donating a penny, people can show their support and perhaps help a Council Bluffs, Iowa family in need win a vehicle with a wheelchair lift.
Omaha woman, 30, battling breast cancer for third time

Omaha woman, 30, battling breast cancer for third time

Melissa Haman, 30, is staying positive despite battling breast cancer again.
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