Get to Know Your Unicameral: Sen. Carol Blood

Emily White CONTRIBUTOR Carol Blood decided to run for the Bellevue City Council in 2008 because—as she put it—“why notme?” She was watching the city council meetings...

Small business “Freezing” serves up unique treat in Aksarben

Hanna Stock  ONLINE CONTENT MANAGER As Omaha’s Aksarben Village continues to grow and develop, independently run businesses continue to launch in the area. Freezing, is the newest...

UNO Student’s experience flying during the shutdown

Jeff Turner CONTRIBUTOR The government shutdown is over, but the financial stress it caused is still being felt by government workers throughout the country, especially airport...

February at the Planetarium offers visitors a new and a warm place to visit

Ashley Morton CONTRIBUTOR The University of Nebraska at Omaha’s Mallory Kountze Planetarium has indoor events for students, faculty and families on cold winter days, and don’t...

Get to Know Your Unicameral: Sen. Sara Howard

Emily White CONTRIBUTOR In the second installment of a series introducing readers to the people who represent them in Lincoln, student reporter Emily White tells the...

Theator Row’s impact on Omaha

Mallory Bart CONTRIBUTOR Today, the intersection of 15th and Douglas streets includes a parking garage, the Dale Clark Library, the Union Pacific Headquarters and the Central...

MCC Construction and Building Program Enrollment is on the Rise

Greg Staskiewicz CONTRIBUTOR Metropolitan Community College (MCC) is experiencing record enrollment in its construction and building science program, in response to the serious skilled labor shortage...

Omaha World-Herald staff working together after unionization

Greg Staskiewicz CONTRIBUTOR The Omaha World-Herald moves to make the newsroom sustainable after the 71-5 vote to unionize on Oct. 8. NewsGuild-CWA represents the new union named...