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Troopers Report Speedy Start to 2024

Apr 15, 2024 / NSP

APRIL 15, 2024 (LINCOLN, NEB.)  — Nebraska roadways are off to a speedy start to 2024. In the first 100 days of the year, Nebraska State...
State/Federal Reaction to Death of Ceresco Police Officer

State/Federal Reaction to Death of Ceresco Police Officer

Apr 14, 2024 / KRGI News

Gov. Pillen Reacts to Death of Officer, Orders Flags be Flown at Half-StaffLINCOLN, NE – Today, Governor Jim Pillen offered his deepest condo...
NSP Investigating Fatal Crash That Claims Life of Ceresco Police Officer

NSP Investigating Fatal Crash That Claims Life of Ceresco Police Officer

Apr 13, 2024 / Nebraska State Patrol

(Ceresco, NE)  — The Nebraska State Patrol is heartbroken to announce the passing of Ceresco Police Officer Ross Bartlett. Bartlett also...
Adrian Smith 3rd Dist

The U.S.-Japan Alliance Stands for Freedom and Opportunity

Apr 12, 2024 / By Rep. Adrian Smith

The Tidal Basin in Washington, DC, home of the Thomas Jefferson, the Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorials, is encirc...
Pete Ricketts Weekly Column

Senator Ricketts’ Weekly Column: I Want to Cut Your Taxes

Apr 12, 2024 / Pete Ricketts

The average Nebraskan paid $10,519 in taxes to the federal government last year. In return, they should expect a responsible government that respec...
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New Health Career Scholarship Honors Evelyn Watts’  43-year Nursing Career at Good Samaritan

Apr 12, 2024 / CHI

KEARNEY - The CHI Health Good Samaritan Foundation is pleased to announce a new scholarship that will benefit students pursuing a career in health ...
Nebraska Department of Corrections

RTC staff member injured in assault

Apr 12, 2024 / DOC

April 12, 2024 (Lincoln, Neb.) –  A staff member at the Reception and Treatment Center (RTC) sustained a serious* injury in an inmate as...
Nebraska AG Mike Hilgers Release

Attorney General Hilgers Joins 13-State Lawsuit to Stop the Biden Administration’s Hidden Electric Vehicle Subsidy and Defend Ethanol

Apr 11, 2024 / AG

LINCOLN--Attorney General Mike Hilgers joined a 13-state coalition in a lawsuit to stop the Biden Administration’s hidden subsidy for electri...
Open Sky Institute

OpenSky statement on changes to tax package

Apr 11, 2024 / Todd Henrichs

Below are statements from OpenSky Policy Institute Executive Director Dr. Rebecca Firestone regarding LB 388, the tax package advanced on Wednesday...
Platte Institute

Platte Institute Calls for Sunset Provision on LB 388 Amendment to Maintain Tax Reform Flexibility

Apr 11, 2024 / Platte Institute

OMAHA, NE — The Platte Institute is raising concerns regarding an amendment to LB 388 that earmarks future state revenue growth over 3.5% for...
Miles for Mik, 24-hour walk/run fundraiser set for April 12-13

Miles for Mik, 24-hour walk/run fundraiser set for April 12-13

Apr 10, 2024 / Michael Howie Hastings College

(Hastings, Nebraska) – The third annual Miles For Mik event, a 24-hour journey dedicated to raising funds for the Mikaelah Molifua Memorial S...
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Nebraska Elite 11 Veterinarian Program Extends Application Deadline to April 19

Apr 9, 2024 / UNL

Lincoln, Neb. April 8, 2024 — The University of Nebraska–Lincoln is extending the application deadline for the Nebraska Elite 11 Veteri...
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Nebraska Study Reveals State’s Ethanol Industry Remains Strong

Apr 8, 2024 / UNL

Lincoln, Neb. April 8, 2024 — The ethanol and ethanol co-product industry continues to be a main economic driver in Nebraska, producing near-...
Nebraska Department of Corrections

NSP staff member injured in assault

Apr 8, 2024 / DOC

April 7, 2024 (Lincoln, Neb.) –  An inmate at the Nebraska State Penitentiary (NSP) assaulted a staff member on Saturday, April 6, 2024,...
Pete Ricketts Weekly Column

Senator Ricketts’ Weekly Column: The Biden Admin is Facilitating Illegal Immigration

Apr 6, 2024 / Pete Ricketts

President Joe Biden claims he needs new legislation to secure our borders. He’s claimed he lacks the authority to address the surge we’...
Gov. Pillen and NSP Colonel Bolduc Recognize Paul Contreras with Civilian Award

Gov. Pillen and NSP Colonel Bolduc Recognize Paul Contreras with Civilian Award

Apr 6, 2024 / Press Release

LINCOLN, NE -- Governor Jim Pillen and Superintendent John Bolduc of the Nebraska State Patrol have recognized Paul Contreras of Bellevue with a ci...
Adrian Smith 3rd Dist

The IRS Should Serve Taxpayers Not Work Against Them

Apr 6, 2024 / By Rep. Adrian Smith

As the 2024 tax deadline nears, Americans are well aware of the outsized impact the Internal Revenue Service can have on their time, attention, and...
Nebraska AG Mike Hilgers Release

AG Hilgers Secures a Victory Against the Biden Administration’s Climate Mandate on Businesses

Apr 5, 2024 / Nebraska AG

Lincoln— Nebraska Attorney General Mike Hilgers announced a decision of the Biden Administration’s Security and Exchange Commission (SE...
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Morning webinar series focuses on annual forage systems for cattle producers

Apr 5, 2024 / UNL Beef

Annual forages offer cattle producers a way to increase the amount of feed their land produces. In this webinar participants will hear about the la...
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Ricketts Announces Mobile Office Hours

Apr 5, 2024 / Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Pete Ricketts (R-NE) announced his constituent casework staff will be hosting Mobile Office Hours arou...
Ceremony to recognize 52 students with Nebraska Scholastic Writing Awards

Ceremony to recognize 52 students with Nebraska Scholastic Writing Awards

Apr 4, 2024 / Hastings College

(Hastings, Nebraska) – Hastings College is hosting an awards ceremony Friday, April 5 to recognize 52 outstanding young writers from across N...
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Application Deadline to Become a Trooper in 2024 is Sunday, April 7

Apr 4, 2024 / NSP

APRIL 4, 2024 (LINCOLN, NEB.)  — There’s still time to become a Nebraska Trooper in 2024! Applications for Camp 70 close at 11:59 ...
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NSP Urges Focus During Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Apr 4, 2024 / NSP

APRIL 3, 2024 (LINCOLN, NEB.)  — The Nebraska State Patrol is reminding all drivers to keep their focus where it matters during Distract...
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Halloran Draws ReprimandAudio Icon, this article contains audio

Apr 3, 2024 / KRGI News

The Executive Board of Nebraska’s Legislature has voted to issue a letter reprimanding Sen. Steve Halloran of Hastings. He was accused of sex...
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Troopers Arrest One After Multi-County Pursuit

Apr 3, 2024 / NSP

APRIL 2, 2024 (LINCOLN, NEB.)  — Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol, with assistance from multiple other law enforcement agencies, ...