Douglas County Health Department shares pest control tips for Mosquito Control Awareness Week

Kamrin Baker EDITOR-IN-CHIEF Ah, how the senses are awakened during the summer. There's a smell of fresh fruit, fire pits, bug spray; the sensation of sun-kissed...

CWS 2019: 7 things to do in downtown Omaha when your team isn’t up...

Kamrin Baker EDITOR IN CHIEF Although the College World Series rarely runs short on ways to entertain its audience, some folks (like myself) may want some...

OPD, Women’s Fund of Omaha spread awareness of human trafficking during CWS

Kamrin Baker EDITOR-IN-CHIEF For almost 70 years, the College World Series has been a summer fixture in Omaha. Whether folks have fond memories at Rosenblatt Stadium...

Indecent exposure incident reported at JPII Newman Center

Kamrin Baker EDITOR-IN-CHIEF This story was last updated at 11:53 a.m. on June 8, 2019. Friday night at 10:13 p.m., an individual entered the John Paul II...

UNO Department of Gerontology offers multidisciplinary courses to students

Juli Oberlander CONTRIBUTOR Many people provide different answers to the question: “What is gerontology?” Some define gerontology as the study of family lineage (genealogy). For others, gerontology...

NU Board of Regents appoint first female president in university history

Kamrin Baker EDITOR-IN-CHIEF Susan M. Fritz, Ph.D, has made Nebraska history. Or, herstory, rather. The 30-year Nebraska University veteran has been named the interim NU president and...

Student-run PR firm MaverickPR travels to New York for professional development

Juli Oberlander CONTRIBUTOR Taxis pulled up to the curb and cars honked as they weaved through the narrow streets. Crowds of tourists and businesspeople crossed the...

UNMC, tattoo artists raise awareness about human trafficking

Samantha Weideman CONTRIBUTOR The University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Public Health collaborated with the Douglas County Sheriff’s Department, Black Squirrel Tattoo and community partners...