utilities http://kios.org en Omaha residents to pay more for water, natural gas http://kios.org/post/omaha-residents-pay-more-water-natural-gas <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha area residents will pay more for water and natural gas service next year. Wed, 04 Dec 2013 20:17:14 +0000 Associated Press 39784 at http://kios.org State funding urged for Nebraska telecom services http://kios.org/post/state-funding-urged-nebraska-telecom-services <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A consultant is warning that rural Nebraska could lose high-quality broadband service unless the state provides funding to offset a loss in federal subsidies.</span> Wed, 30 Oct 2013 14:28:36 +0000 Associated Press 38119 at http://kios.org NRC, OPPD meeting Tuesday to update Ft. Calhoun Station http://kios.org/post/nrc-oppd-meeting-tuesday-update-ft-calhoun-station <p>OPPD and the Nuclear Regulatory Commission will meet Tuesday evening in Omaha. Mon, 23 Sep 2013 06:00:00 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 36312 at http://kios.org Symposium focuses on energy costs, conserving resources http://kios.org/post/symposium-focuses-energy-costs-conserving-resources <p>A symposium this Friday in Kearney will cover energy-related education programs and their impact, meeting the needs of low-income energy consumers, and exploring how utilities and consumer outreach organizations can work together to find solutions to the challenges presented by energy costs. Tue, 14 May 2013 06:00:00 +0000 Michael Lyon 29892 at http://kios.org New area code not expected for three more years http://kios.org/post/new-area-code-not-expected-three-more-years <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Officials expect it'll be at least three years before Nebraska's new 531 area code makes its debut.</span> Mon, 04 Feb 2013 15:52:16 +0000 Associated Press 25323 at http://kios.org Boil order lifted http://kios.org/post/boil-order-lifted <p></p><p>Council Bluffs residents are no longer under a boil water order.</p><p> Thu, 10 Jan 2013 19:28:35 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 24276 at http://kios.org Boil water order issued for Council Bluffs http://kios.org/post/boil-water-order-issued-council-bluffs <p></p><p>The entire city of <a href="http://www.councilbluffs-ia.gov">Council Bluffs</a> is under a boil water order.</p><p> Wed, 09 Jan 2013 14:17:40 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 24212 at http://kios.org Boil water order issued for Council Bluffs