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Nebraska Company, Owners Plead Guilty in Deadly 2015 Railcar Explosion

Jul 16 2021 // A Nebraska railcar-cleaning company and its two owners have pleaded guilty to violating environmental and worker safety laws after an explosion killed two employees in 2015. Adrian LaPour, 44, and Dallas Fouls, 40, were...

People Moves: Omaha National in Nebraska Announces Two New Hires, Promotion

Jul 2 2021 // Omaha National Insurance Company has added Jim Hempel as general counsel and David Bird vice president, accounting. Additionally, Derrald Farnsworth-Livingston has been promoted to vice president, IT infrastructure. Hempel...

EPA Orders Rancher, County to Clean Up Sand-Deluged Nebraska River

Jun 30 2021 // Federal regulators have ordered a Nebraska rancher and county officials to clean up a remote stream after it was deluged with enough sand and sediment to change the shape of the waterway. The rancher and county will share...

Nebraska Restaurant, Owner Ordered to Pay Overtime, Comply with Wage Laws

Jun 24 2021 // A Kearney, Neb., pizza and burger restaurant and its owner have been ordered to pay $17,216 – $8,608 in back wages and an equal amount in liquidated damages — to 13 workers after the U.S. Department of Labor found...

Nebraska to Offer Additional Payments for 2019 Flood Recovery

Jun 21 2021 // Nebraska will pay out public assistance beyond what it normally offers to local governments hit by the 2019 floods, a state agency announced. The Nebraska Emergency Management Agency said Gov. Pete Ricketts has approved...

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