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Businesses across Nebraska can’t find workers, but the issue goes deeper

Kellogg Workers on Strike
By Olivia McCown, Ben Porter and Ramey Vachal The labor market is shifting in Nebraska as workers are quitting their jobs or striking in the...

WarHorse Casinos aim to bring gamblers back to Nebraska

WarHorse Casino Omaha
Laws change to keep revenue in state A casino aims to hit the jackpot by keeping gamblers and profits in Nebraska. WarHorse Casino plans to open...

Omaha Mobile Stage creates opportunity for performing artists and the community

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Soon the Omaha Mobile Stage will hit the road and get its wheels moving thanks in part to University of Nebraska-Lincoln architecture students.  The nonprofit,...

Attorneys have adapted due to the changes stemming from the pandemic

A man working at a desk with a laptop and ringlight
Technology bridged the gap between lawyer and client As COVID-19 continues, attorneys are using what they have learned from this time to better communicate and...

Semiconductor chip shortage leaves dealerships empty

Empty lots, vacant showrooms and lack of inventory is a few of the problems plaguing the car industry both locally and nationally. Semiconductor chips that...

Bench studio: Creativity fostered by community and camaraderie

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A shared love of handmade craftsmanship brings professionals and hobbyists to Bench, a place reserved for the imagination to flourish. Ben Petersen of Exira, Iowa,...