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Mississippi man pleads to charge in motorcyclist's death

Scottsbluff StarHerald 10 Apr 2021
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A truck driver from Mississippi has pleaded no contest to misdemeanor motor vehicle homicide in the traffic death last year of a motorcyclist in southwest Omaha.

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Lincoln Journal Star 10 Apr 2021
Cherry St ... OMAHA — A truck driver from Mississippi has pleaded no contest to misdemeanor motor vehicle homicide in the traffic death last year of a motorcyclist in southwest Omaha ... 24 death of 24-year-old Bryan Wright of Omaha. Investigators have said Sansing ran a red light, leading Wright’s motorcycle to crash into the side of Sansing’s trailer ... .

Mississippi man pleads to charge in motorcyclist’s death in Omaha

Sandhills Express 09 Apr 2021
OMAHA, Neb ... Omaha. George Sansing, 45, of Belden, Mississippi, entered the plea Thursday in Douglas County Court, the Omaha World-Herald reported.

No dissenting votes on Nebraska's $9.7 billion budget proposal in first round

News-Press Now 09 Apr 2021
The amendment would also put $18 million toward adding three units to the reception and treatment center in Lincoln for mentally ill, geriatric or other special-needs prisoners, and would put $500,000 toward a smaller community corrections facility in Omaha. Child welfare investigative committee assignments light a fire ... Omaha ... Omaha ... Omaha ... Omaha.

Mississippi truck driver pleads no contest to motor vehicle homicide in death of Omahan

Omaha World-Herald 08 Apr 2021
According to Omaha police, Sansing was driving a 2015 Freightliner north on 132nd Street when it went through a red light ... Wright, 24, of Omaha, struck the side of the trailer ... Omaha native Brandon Straka, who authorities say is pictured here, was one of the people arrested after the Jan ... Former Omaha gym owner convicted.

Black Hills customers face massive rate increases to cover $80 million in cold snap costs

The Grand Island Independent 07 Apr 2021
There also are dozens of municipal utilities in Nebraska that provide natural gas, ranging in size from Omaha's Metropolitan Utilities District, which has about 230,000 customers, to small-town utilities that serve only a few hundred customers ... Omaha set a record low on Tuesday, dipping to 23 degrees below zero ... Omaha's low Dr.

WATCH NOW: City Council gets a look at design for upcoming Community Building Project

The Columbus Telegram 07 Apr 2021
Do you care about Columbus news and sports teams? Subscribe to The Columbus Telegram today to get the latest scoop! ... The goal is to get people to stay in a space, he said, which means access to views, natural light and power for their devices. BVH Architecture has offices in multiple cities - Denver, Lincoln and Omaha, according to its website ... .

Omaha National Insurance Company Signs Lease on New Corporate Headquarters

Hastings Tribune 06 Apr 2021
OMAHA, Neb., April 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Omaha National Insurance Company, an Omaha, Nebraska-based workers compensation and payroll services provider, has signed a lease to occupy 9010 West Dodge Road ... Omaha National is currently located in the Metropolitan Business Center near 108th & L Street ... About Omaha National.

Omaha History Detective: A doctor's dalliance turned deadly in 1908

Omaha World-Herald 04 Apr 2021
The hotel in Omaha's Blackstone district is thought to be the original home of the sandwich ... The Omaha police suspected suicide ... Omaha History Detective ... Son Henry, an engineer who was responsible for the lighting of the 1898 Trans-Mississippi International Exposition in Omaha, had died of lung problems in 1906 ... Omaha History Detective.

Omaha History Detective: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly on display in Omaha

Omaha World-Herald 28 Mar 2021
One of my favorite objects of Omaha lore is not an exhibit, but its story is irresistible ... 13, 1941, in Omaha ... But the exhibit I am nominating for the “Ugly” award was a particular slice of Omaha’s red-light district, between 9th and 10th Streets on Capitol Avenue, known as the Arcade and cribs ... Omaha History Detective ... Omaha History Detective.

Oregon wins debut to kick off HBC VI card

The Grand Island Independent 28 Mar 2021
Dale Miller. Justin Oregon went from stopping shots to delivering them ... The 22-year-old controlled his four-round welterweight bout against Benjamin Branch of Kearney to earn a unanimous decision in the opening contest of the eight-fight card ... It feels great ... I’m blessed.” ... Chris Hawkins (0-1), Omaha, UD ... Light heavyweight—Edel Gomez (2-0), Omaha, def ... .

Midlands Voices; Committee should release climate-plan proposal for needed debate

Omaha World-Herald 26 Mar 2021
Thank you to the Omaha World-Herald editorial board for its recent editorial demanding that the Legislature begin planning to mitigate and adapt to climate change in Nebraska ... Matthew’s Episcopal Church (Lincoln), Nebraska Interfaith Power & Light, Omaha Together One Community, and Green Sanctuary of the Unitarian Church of Lincoln.

Leia Baez: Omaha's Dominique Morgan gains national attention for LGBTQ advocacy

Omaha World-Herald 25 Mar 2021
Morgan, who is a Black transgender woman raised in North Omaha, said she was humbled to see her name listed among some of the leaders she idolizes and doesn’t take the honor lightly ... “I love Omaha. I love North Omaha ... The dream for Opportunity Campus came from Morgan’s own experiences as a Black, queer teenager growing up in Omaha.

Omaha History Detective: A scalp, a huge stack of cash and other eye-popping exhibits here

Omaha World-Herald 21 Mar 2021
I aspire to be able to say that my Omaha history stories are like Forrest Gump’s box of chocolates ... In short, I’m going to examine what I believe to be Omaha’s most extraordinary exhibits. By “exhibit” I mean the public display of an object or objects in just about any venue in greater Omaha ... Omaha History Detective ... OMAHA WORLD-HERALD.

Omaha's future: Urban infill development expected to pick up

Omaha World-Herald 21 Mar 2021
Since the post World War II baby boom, Omaha has defined its growth by physically expanding into the suburbs ... Northwest Omaha ... But after decades of moving according to pattern, Omaha’s growth trends are taking a turn ... In the foreseeable future, Omaha proper will run out of bare suburban land where it can build new houses, stores and offices.