The North Star

Open Door Mission provides assistance for homeless population

Kylie Hughes, Features Editor | February 21, 2019

Throughout the Omaha area, 2,000 people are living without a home, according to the Open Door Mission. For some, it started with the loss of a job. For others, it was substance abuse that led to the loss of their home and sometimes, everything they know. It’s the point where people who have lost everything and have nowhere left to turn, that they go to organizations like the Open Door Mission. According...

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Tyvon Smith, In-Depth Editor | February 14, 2019

During the 2018-2019 school year, Omaha Public Schools has had a staff member be put on administrative leave with a pending investigation on sexually violating children on the job. The Omaha World Herald reported that Gregory Sedlacek, former first grade OPS teacher at Fontenelle Elementary School, handed over a list of little girls he inappropriately touched to detectives behind the situation. Adrianna...

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