FBI names new special agent in charge of its Omaha office

By Emily Nitcher / World-Herald staff writer Sep 4, 2019 FBI Director Christopher Wray has named Kristi Koons Johnson as the new special agent in charge of its Omaha Field Office, which covers Nebraska and Iowa. She replaces Randall Thysse, who announced in May that...

Hemp regulation proposal amended, returned to final round

May 22, 2019 Sen. Justin Wayne, LB657 A bill on final reading that would authorize and regulate the growing, processing and handling of hemp and hemp products in Nebraska was amended May 22 after lawmakers voted to return it to select file.