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Recent articles by Jon:

Local hip-hop community reacts to decision by Waiting Room to stop hosting local rap shows

Hip-hop artists in Omaha aren't please with the Waiting Room cutting out local hip-hop. → Read More

OPS board given high school boundary change recommendations

The OPS boundaries will be changing in 2022. The OPS School Board next needs to decide what that'll look like. → Read More

Mayor Stothert proposes $200 million bond issue to improve roads

Mayor Stothert says the city needs to add $34 million to its road budget to adequately fund its streets → Read More

Flood Victims upset at Union Dike reconstruction

Union Dike was a big topic of conversation. It breached in the flood. → Read More

Town of Auburn flooded with traffic

With I-29 closed, hundreds of vehicles are forced to re-route right through small town Nebraska. → Read More

World War I vet from Chalco honored in Papillion

A World War I veteran, who was wounded in the war, was honored Monday in a ceremony in Papillion. → Read More

2 months after closing due to flooding, West Dodge Road is open again

Flood waters took out a portion of West Dodge Road, but it re-opened Monday after quick work from construction crews. → Read More

OPS gets public feedback to draw new high school boundaries

With new high schools coming in next decade, OPS is getting input from the public before they draw new boundaries. → Read More

Brunettes vs. blondes face off to fight Alzheimer's

A group of ladies, half blone, half brunette, battled on the gridiron to fight Alzheimer's → Read More

Locals react to fire that caused horrific damage to Notre Dame Cathedral

Catholics in Omaha fear a piece of history was lost when the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris went up in flames Monday. → Read More

Much of Hamburg, Iowa underwater

Hamburg, Iowa missed the 2011 flood, this time they got hit hard. → Read More

Parts of Iowa completely underwater due to flooding

Towns like Pacific Junction Iowa had to be completely evacuated due to widespread flooding. → Read More

The Lenten fish fry

Fish fries in lent get big crowds all across the Omaha area. → Read More

UNO students complain of mice inside campus dorm

UNO students inside the Scott Crossing dormitory say they have seen numerous mice inside their rooms. → Read More

Bill banning phone spoofing in Nebraska introduced in legislature

Phone spoofing has been a troubling trend over the last few years, a bill in the legislature would end it. → Read More

Storing body cam footage isn't cheap, but Omaha Police says it's worth it

While the public and law enforcement have embraced body cameras, many don't realize the hidden costs. → Read More

Outdoor workers stick it out in freezing weather

Even though temperatures were below freezing that didn't stop many in the metro from getting to work outside. → Read More

Building Commission stalls juvenile justice center project

A downtown juvenile justice center took a step back today. → Read More

Federal government shutdown hitting University of Nebraska

The federal shutdown is hitting the entire University system, leaving huge holes in the budget for the schools. → Read More

Bill to put 'In God We Trust' phrase in every public school proposed in Nebraska legislature

A bill to put the phrase "In God We Trust" proposed in Nebraska Legislature → Read More