Careless smoking causes two alarm blaze that heavily damages Northwest Omaha apartment building

A two alarm blaze tore through a Northwest Omaha apartment complex Thursday night. At about 7:15 p.m. Omaha Firefighters were dispatched to a report of an apartment complex fire at the Vanderbilt Apartments at 11102 Decatur Plaza. @MeanStreetsOMA pic.twitter.com/taDNVddPPS — Brandon Stenger (@brandon_stenger) February 17, 2017 Initial arriving first responders reported …

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Downtown Omaha protesters march against Trump, fascism, Nazis

Protesters in Downtown Omaha marched today airing grievances against President Donald Trump, immigration restrictions, fascism, Nazis, and other current events. The protesters marched from roughly 4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the Downtown area near Gene Leahy Mall at 14th & Farnam Street.  Protesters were heard chanting various phrases as …

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