Minimum wage increase, vets' bills among new Nebraska laws
Tuesday, 30 December 2014 12:47
Minimum wage earners will get a raise and spouses of severely disabled veterans could receive additional perks under new Nebraska laws.
Officials: Arizona man drove 127 mph in Nebraska
Monday, 29 December 2014 12:53
Authorities say an Arizona man was caught driving 127 mph on Interstate 80 in Nebraska.
The Nebraska State Patrol says 43-year-old Brandon P. Vasquez, of Scottsdale, Arizona, was stopped Wednesday afternoon while he traveled by car on Interstate 80 in Keith County. A trooper clocked the vehicle traveling 127 mph in a 75-mph zone.
The trooper reported the smell of alcohol in the car. Vasquez was arrested and taken to the Keith County Jail in Ogallala. He faces charges of driving while intoxicated and speeding. Court records do not list an attorney.