• World Herald
  • La Flesche worked with Thomas Tibbles, an editor with the Omaha World Herald, to publicize the poor conditions they found at the southern reservation: the Ponca had been moved too late in the year to plant crops, the government was late with supplies and promised infrastructure and improvements, and malaria was endemic in the area. (wikipedia.org)
  • Omaha World-Herald. (wikipedia.org)
  • In June, Schmaderer explained that he wanted Cops to film his department in action to put "the professionalism of our officers on display for the city and the world to see," according to the Omaha World-Herald . (pal-item.com)
  • Logan Fontenelle
  • The Logan Fontenelle Housing Project was a historic public housing site located from 20th to 24th Streets, and from Paul to Seward Streets in the historic Near North Side neighborhood of Omaha, Nebraska, United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • After Logan Fontenelle residents won a 1991 civil rights lawsuit brought against the Omaha Housing Authority and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, HUD tore down the projects in 1995 to replace them with new, lower density housing. (wikipedia.org)
  • The housing projects were named in honor of Logan Fontenelle, an Omaha chief. (wikipedia.org)
  • After supporting limited public housing in Omaha in 1936, the city's business community became adamantly opposed to Logan Fontenelle by the time it was completed in 1938. (wikipedia.org)
  • Later, when the projects were opened to African Americans, the Logan Fontenelle Housing Projects were used together with race-restrictive covenants and redlining to keep African Americans living in North Omaha. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1969 riots erupted after an Omaha police officer fatally shot teenager Vivian Strong near the Logan Fontenelle Project. (wikipedia.org)
  • A 1994 settlement required that former residents displaced by HUD's planned closing of the Logan Fontenelle Housing Project would receive counseling and rent assistance, relocation assistance payments, an opportunity for additional assistance through Section 8 vouchers and certificates, and assistance to find housing in areas of Omaha with minority populations of less than 30 percent. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Omaha Housing Authority began demolishing Logan Fontenelle in 1991 and 1992. (wikipedia.org)
  • For years Logan Fontenelle and Joseph LaFlesche, young mixed-race men who worked with the Omaha people, owned the ferry that carried people, wagons and animals between the two river banks. (wikipedia.org)
  • Petersburg is the site of a memorial to Logan Fontenelle, an Omaha chief who was killed nearby, in a skirmish with Brulé and Arapaho in 1855, at the site of the present-day Olson Nature Preserve. (wikipedia.org)
  • Logan Fontenelle (May 6, 1825 - July 16, 1855), also known as Shon-ga-ska (White Horse), was a trader of Omaha and French ancestry, who served for years as an interpreter to the US Indian agent at the Bellevue Agency in Nebraska. (wikipedia.org)
  • tribe
  • Chase addressed the conference on "The Law and the American Indian in the United States," arguing that the decisions of Chief Justice John Marshall and jurist James Kent were correct, that an Indian tribe occupying its own territory secured by treaties was a state with sovereignty over its domestic affairs, and that any other relationship was a violation of the U.S. Constitution. (wikipedia.org)
  • Each moitie was represented by a head chief, and the two kept balance in the tribe. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nearly one-third of the tribe died within the first two years as a result of the journey and conditions, among them the oldest son of Chief Standing Bear. (wikipedia.org)
  • The tribe protected them, but unless such mixed-race children were officially adopted by a man of the tribe, they were not considered Omaha and had no real place in a gens (clan), the basic kinship unit. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ahaya (ca. 1710 - 1783), the first recorded chief of the Alachua band of the Seminole tribe. (wikipedia.org)
  • treaty
  • Between 1849 and 1851, the Council Bluffs Agency was reduced to a subagency and was discontinued in 1856, after the Omaha ceded their lands by treaty and moved on to their reservation in northeast Nebraska. (wikipedia.org)
  • James Gatewood worked with a council of 60 Omaha chiefs in early 1854 to draft a treaty for their cession of most of their land in the area. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Nemaha Half-Breed Reservation was established by the Fourth Treaty of Prairie du Chien of 1830, which set aside a tract of land for the mixed-ancestry descendants of French-Canadian trappers and women of the Oto, Iowa, and Omaha, as well as the Yankton and Santee Sioux tribes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Forced to accept changes to the treaty during that trip, the Omaha chiefs agreed to cede 4,000,000 acres (16,000 km2) of their land to the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nebraska
  • Hiram attended mission schools on the Omaha Reservation in Nebraska until he was 15, then St. Stephen's Lutheran Academy in Zelienople, Pennsylvania, and Peru State College in Peru, Nebraska. (wikipedia.org)
  • David Michael "Mike" Boyle (born January 19, 1944, Los Angeles, California) is a Democratic politician in Nebraska, the former mayor of Omaha, and a current member of the Douglas County Board of Commissioners. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nebraska - The name of the state is derived from an Omaha name meaning "flat water. (wikipedia.org)
  • Santee Sappa Township, Harlan County, Nebraska Saratoga Township, Holt County, Nebraska Sioux Skull Creek Township, Butler County, Nebraska St. Deroin - A ghost town on the former Nemaha Half-Breed Reservation founded by a French-Omaha settler who was killed near his trading post along the Missouri River. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Elkhorn River originates in the eastern Sandhills of Nebraska and is one of the largest tributaries of the Platte River, flowing 290 miles (470 km) and joining the Platte just southwest of Omaha, approximately 1 mile (2 km) south and 3 miles (5 km) west of Gretna. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2014, he was elected to the Nebraska Legislature, representing an Omaha district. (wikipedia.org)
  • and Jack Heidel, chairman of the mathematics department at the University of Nebraska Omaha. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2014, Lindstrom ran for the Nebraska Legislature from the 18th District in northwestern Omaha. (wikipedia.org)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha. (wikipedia.org)
  • Trails in Omaha Tourism in Omaha, Nebraska National Park Service (2010-07-09). (wikipedia.org)
  • McDonnell was pulled over by a Nebraska State Patrol trooper for allegedly failing to maintain his lane on Interstate 80 between Lincoln and Omaha. (krvn.com)
  • The chief left the Indian Territory with some followers to bury his son in the traditional homeland of Nebraska. (wikipedia.org)
  • Within a couple of years, the Omaha removed to a reservation in northeast Nebraska in the Blackbird Hills, essentially present-day Thurston County. (wikipedia.org)
  • Last month, the 319-bed Manatee Memorial announced the hiring of a hospital administrator from Omaha, Nebraska, as chief operating officer. (heraldtribune.com)
  • 1831
  • They had five children together: Logan (b. 1825), Albert (b. 1827), Tecumseh (b. 1829) (named for the great Shawnee chief), Henry (b. 1831) and Susan (b. 1833). (wikipedia.org)
  • Their other children were Albert (1827-1859), Tecumseh (Felix) (1829-1858) (named after the Shawnee chief), Henry (born 1831), and Susan (1833-1897). (wikipedia.org)
  • tribal
  • By 1909, more than half the tribal members belonged, and in 1915 the church was reorganized as the Omaha Indian Peyote Society. (wikipedia.org)
  • younger
  • Chase was a supporter of the Peyote faith, and realized it combated alcoholism and attracted the younger, better educated, more acculturated Omaha. (wikipedia.org)
  • officers
  • Lant held that there was both an improper plot and subsequent cover up and demanded that Omaha Chief of Police Robert C. Wadman discipline the involved officers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mandee Kampbell, who trains Omaha officers on stun gun use, testified that Payne's 12 uses of a stun gun for 68 seconds total during the June 5 confrontation violated department policies and endangered Zachery Bearheels' life. (foxnews.com)
  • A police officer fired the bullet that killed a crewmember of the long-running TV show Cops when officers responded to a robbery call, Omaha police said Wednesday. (pal-item.com)
  • trappers
  • Early French Canadian trappers named the area south of Omaha Belle Vue because of the beauty of the view from the bluffs overlooking the Missouri River. (wikipedia.org)
  • people
  • Although the projects had originally been built as transition housing for working-class people, a steep decline in jobs in Omaha during the 1950s and 1960s meant that many residents had to go on welfare. (wikipedia.org)
  • While still married to a European-American woman in St. Louis, where he kept a residence, in 1814 Lisa married Mitane, a daughter of Big Elk, the principal chief of the Omaha people, as part of securing their alliance. (wikipedia.org)
  • Four of the 17 other people injured there were critically wounded, interim Omaha Fire Chief Bernie Kanger said Monday night. (nbcnews.com)
  • Interstate
  • Bearheels, a Native American from Oklahoma, was lost in Omaha after being kicked off an interstate bus going from South Dakota to his home state, according to his family. (foxnews.com)
  • investigation
  • The arrest was carried out and an investigation by Omaha Public Safety Director Keith Lant followed. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Omaha company has been fined at least twice before for safety violations, according to records of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, which will be in charge of the investigation. (nbcnews.com)
  • police officer
  • The case is moving forward against a former Omaha police officer charged with felony assault for using a stun gun on a mentally ill man who died. (foxnews.com)
  • The bullet that killed an employee of the long-running TV show Cops while filming a response to an armed robbery call was fired by a police officer, Omaha police said Wednesday. (pal-item.com)
  • Police fired shot that killed 'Cops' crewmember The bullet that killed an employee of the long-running TV show Cops while filming a response to an armed robbery call was fired by a police officer, Omaha police said Wednesday. (pal-item.com)
  • Garcia worked in the pathology lab from July 2000 until June 2001, when the Brumbacks and William Hunter fired him, said Omaha Police Officer Michael Pecha. (blogspot.com)
  • Native American
  • In 1892, Chase and fellow Omaha, Thomas L. Sloan, formed "Sloan & Chase, Attorneys-At-Law", the first Native American law firm in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • Indian
  • Chase wrote "O MU HU W B GRa Za: The Chase System of Reading and Recording the Omaha and Other Indian Languages. (wikipedia.org)
  • children
  • Prior to June, 2013, a small number of children with cardiac issues were sent to Dr. Hammel at the Children's Hospital and Medical Center in Omaha, where they could be cared for at great cost both financially and emotionally. (issuu.com)
  • great
  • Chase was the great grandson of Omaha Chief Mohwoorgga. (wikipedia.org)
  • Robert K. Steel (great Ayn Rand name), the president and CEO of Wachovia and a former top honcho at both Goldman Sachs and later the Treasury, landed in New York to handle the deal personally, along with David M. Carroll , chief deal maker for the bank. (blogspot.com)
  • deteriorating conditions
  • Loss of tens of thousands of jobs since the 1950s had decreased investment in housing in Omaha, and services declined for a while, resulting in deteriorating conditions in structures already old. (wikipedia.org)
  • territory
  • After graduation, she traveled far and wide in Omaha territory, ministering to the sick, campaigning for better hygiene to stop the spread of tuberculosis and using benefactors' money to get better food to the impoverished community. (nypost.com)
  • University
  • Educated in Catholic schools in Omaha (Saint Cecilia elementary school and Cathedral High School), Boyle graduated from Creighton University in 1973 with a degree in economics and management from the Business Administration School. (wikipedia.org)
  • north
  • In the 1960s there were riots in the Near North Side, related to problems of poverty and unemployment since the decline of the railroads, restructuring of the meatpacking industry, and deindustrialization in Omaha. (wikipedia.org)
  • A History of the Origin of the Place Names Connected with the Chicago & North Western and Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railways. (wikipedia.org)
  • City
  • In Hawkins v. Cisneros, the US Supreme Court determined that the Omaha Housing Authority and the City of Omaha had violated the U.S. Housing Act and Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1968 as related to the development and administration of Omaha's public housing, and violated the Fifth and Fourteenth Amendments to the U.S. Constitution and other federal statutes, regulations and guidelines. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Personnel Board of the City of Omaha, a citizen-panel, unanimously approved Lant's disciplinary notices and Wadman's dismissal. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1997) The Gate City: A history of Omaha. (wikipedia.org)
  • women
  • Only traders were accepted for marriages to high-status women, such as the daughters of chiefs, as the chiefs saw such marriages as a way to increase their own power. (wikipedia.org)