UNO Forensics team places third in national tournament

    By Jackson Taylor, News Editor The University of Nebraska at Omaha speech team, MavForensics, continued its history of competitiveness in a national contest, finishing third overall. Last...

“Girl Noticed” features UNO student

Cassie Wade NEWS EDITOR At the Lutheran Family Services (LFS) building in Lincoln, the faces of two young women peer out from their mural at people...

Crime Log

Crime log 2/10/11.

Seven days of service shapes up

Instead of soaking up sun on a Florida beach or partying spring break away, some UNO students have pledged to make a difference in their local communities this March.  The UNO Education Department is sponsoring its ninth annual Seven Days of Service.  Hundreds have answered the call to use March 19 and March 21-26 to volunteer in more than 20 individual service projects around the metro area.

September 11 memorial at Lied Center honors citizenship, sacrifice

On Sunday, members of the Bellevue Volunteer Fire Department, the Bellevue Kiwanis club, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10785 and representatives from the Bennington Volunteer Fire and Rescue department teamed up with more than 200 members of the local Patriot Guard Riders to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.  

On display for the ceremony was a three-ton steel I-beam relic from the World Trade Center, donated by the New York and New Jersey Port Authority.

Environmental section adds to Omaha landscaping

The Omaha Planning Board voted unanimously Oct. 6 to recommend approval to add an environmental section to the city's master plan. Environment Omaha,  a collaborative effort between the City of Omaha, the public and Omaha by Design, prepared the document.

Recall Jan. 25

Photos from Jan. 25.

Sand in the City online voting ends Friday. Check out UNO’s sculpture!

If you haven't seen the Sand in the City sculptures yet, you better click online soon. Online voting ends tomorrow. Four hundred tons of sand...