Web Exclusive Animated Video: “How Did I Get Here”

April 20, 2019 · Posted In: Web Exclusive

Otis Twelve treats Omaha Magazine readers to another delightful column in the May 2019 edition. His column features a streetcar named “Destiny.” Just for fun, let’s consider the six degrees of separation between that auspicious […]

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Photos: Trans-Mississippi Expo of 1898

April 16, 2019 · Posted In: History, Web Exclusive

Examine photos of Omaha from the Trans-Mississippi Exposition of 1898, an important milestone for the history of tourism in Nebraska. Read about the Trans-Mississippi Expo and the early days of Nebraska tourism in the May […]

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Omaha Animals in the Photo Ark

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National Geographic photographer Joel Sartore has documented many animals at Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium for his Photo Ark project. Here are six of his favorites photos from the Omaha zoo. Australian Freshwater Crocodile […]

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Evandale: Sing Along with the Band

April 10, 2019 · Posted In: Music, Web Exclusive

Evandale was named Best New Artist at the 2019 Omaha Entertainment & Art Awards. But the band’s members are no newbies to the Omaha music scene. Local music fans may already be familiar with the […]

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Tyler Lemke In Memoriam

March 28, 2019 · Posted In: Web Exclusive

Tyler William Lemke (age 52) Born: Nov. 2, 1966 Deceased: March 23, 2019 Long before becoming Omaha Magazine’s vice president of operations and chief operations officer, Tyler Lemke began working at Our City magazine in 1989 with […]

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Nebraska Flood Cleanup Tip Sheet

March 19, 2019 · Posted In: Web Exclusive

The Douglas County Health Department issued this press release on Tuesday, March 19, to address flood cleanup efforts with the disastrous 2019 Nebraska Flood. Be aware that flood water can be dangerous and may contain […]

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2019 Nebraska Flood Relief Information

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Vanessa Urbach, a crime prevention specialist for the Omaha Police Department’s Southwest Precinct shared this information about flood and relief efforts to Nextdoor on Monday, March 18 (see the original post here). Read also “Nebraska […]

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Legal CBD, Medical Cannabis, and in Between

February 22, 2019 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Opinion, People

Cancer, glaucoma, HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis C, ulcerative colitis, PTSD, anxiety, chronic pain, opioid addiction, severe and persistent muscle spasms, epilepsy, and seizures—these are some of the ailments that State Sen. Anna Wishart’s bill, LB110 (“Adopt the […]

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About the Cover

February 20, 2019 · Posted In: Art, Omaha Magazine

Four states (Nebraska, South Dakota, Kansas, and Idaho) prohibit hemp-derived CBD following the recent legalization of hemp at the federal level. On Jan. 24, Idaho State Police busted a truck driver transporting 6,701 pounds of cannabis […]

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2019 Medical Cannabis Op-Eds

February 19, 2019 · Posted In: Health, Web Exclusive

Omaha Magazine‘s March/April issue offers an in-depth look at the legality of cannabidiol (CBD) in Nebraska. Because CBD is sourced from cannabis, the magazine’s coverage in the article touches upon discussions of medical cannabis legalization ongoing […]