Budget bills have been advanced to final consideration by the Unicameral, but not until one more round of debate on a proposal to buy a state plane. Legislators have scratched plans to spend 2-point-2 Million dollars to buy a King Air from the University of Nebraska Foundation. Instead, a study will be conducted on how best to meet the air travel needs of the state. Senator Galen Hadley of Kearney suggests the legislature engaged in a bit of micro-managing in its decision.
Authorities are seeking a motive as to why a high school student shot dead a female classmate and wounded four others.
After some errors by the state revenue department, the sales taxes for Yankton are looking much better.
A student opened fire at his Washington state high school on Friday, killing one person, and wounding at least four others.