Gun rights advocates supported bills that would ban Nebraska from enforcing any new federal gun laws and would allow counties to authorize permitless concealed carry.
The matter will be taken up again at the regular commissioners meeting March 9 at the Cherry County Courthouse in Valentine.
Youth from the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe ran in air as cold as 18 below zero Tuesday as they sought to apply pressure the Biden administration to shut down the Dakota Access Pipeline.
“Over the past six years, there’s been a decent amount of money spent at Lake McConaughy,” said Sen. Dan Hughes, who presented the bill. “But it’s still 30 years behind in being developed.”
Q: We remodeled our basement about 10 years ago and used a company that is still in business. It doesn’t seem like they obtained any permits for the work in our basement. We still own the home and plan to be here for some time to come. Do we have to report this to the local housing department and what should we do about our home improvements?
Nebraskans again can watch and listen to hearings on bills they’re following via Nebraska Educational Television livestream on the Unicameral website, nebraskalegislature.gov.
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The move comes as new President Joe Biden is expected to revoke its permit, possibly as early as Wednesday.
UPDATED, Jan. 28, 2021, 11:40 a.m.: Updated to reflect that one type of nonresident park permit would exclude Lakes McConaughy and Ogallala, m…
Viaero Wireless is requesting a conditional use permit to construct a cell phone tower at 1220 West A St. at the North Platte City Council at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Sen. Dan Hughes’ Legislative Bill 336 would dedicate portions of those special permits’ proceeds to improving Nebraska Game and Parks Commission facilities at the twin Keith County lakes.
A public hearing on a conditional use permit for a proposed hog confinement facility will be Feb. 11 at 2 p.m. in the courtroom of the Cherry County Courthouse in Valentine.
The facility would be built and operated by Danielski Farms, one-half mile east of German Settlement Road, about three miles south of U.S. Highway 20. The planning commission vote on Tuesday was 5-3.
Using social media to post someone's address and photograph for the purpose of causing mental anguish or of targeting someone for harassment and violence would be illegal under Legislative Bill 227.
Q: I saw your recent column about buying a home that might not have all of the required permits for work done. You left out one calamity that can happen if you don’t ensure a proper permit was obtained.
A small town in North Carolina is planning to install a propane cannon on top of a high school in order to combat vultures that have been gathering in the area.
Michael Cook, who lives outside city limits but inside North Platte’s two-mile planning and zoning jurisdiction, spoke briefly during the new “public agenda request” period at the end of regular council meetings.
With Christmas right around the corner and COVID-19 still looming, people are searching for fun things to do, so consider a gift of the outdoo…
In late August, the Nebraska Department of Education relaxed substitute teacher requirements to allow schools to fill the substitute teacher shortages.