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Health/Medical
9:13 am
Thu September 26, 2013

Feds release data on Nebraska health coverage

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The thousands of Nebraskans who don't have health insurance have gotten hints about how much they might pay for federally subsidized plans offered by four insurers under the Affordable Care Act.

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Nebraska
12:40 pm
Wed September 25, 2013

Nebraska football star Johnny Rodgers seeks pardon

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska football great Johnny Rodgers has a date with the Nebraska Pardons Board.

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Government
11:25 am
Wed September 25, 2013

Gov. Heineman to pursue changes to Nebraska's good time law

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Gov. Dave Heineman says he will pursue changes to Nebraska's system of awarding "good time" to prisoners, following criticism of the state corrections department and the arrest of a former inmate accused of committing four murders.

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Crime
8:25 am
Wed September 25, 2013

Man sentenced in Omaha mail threat case

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A 61-year-old man has been sentenced for mailing a threatening communication to Mutual of Omaha in Nebraska.

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Government
8:22 am
Wed September 25, 2013

Landowners criticize property valuation jumps

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) — The state Legislature's Tax Modernization Committee has gotten plenty of complaints about property valuations from landowners in western Nebraska.

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Nebraska
2:15 pm
Tue September 24, 2013

NRC: Fort Calhoun Station closer to restarting

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Regulators say the idle Fort Calhoun nuclear plant is making good progress toward restarting for the first time in more than two years, but some significant issues remain unresolved.

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Government
8:24 am
Tue September 24, 2013

Former State Sen. agrees to have law license suspended

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Former state Sen. Brenda Council has agreed to a temporary suspension of her law license as she awaits a disciplinary hearing.

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Politics & Elections
8:16 am
Tue September 24, 2013

Iowa GOP moves its convention to June

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Republican State Central Committee has voted to hold its state convention in June, a month earlier than previously scheduled.

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Politics & Elections
8:11 am
Tue September 24, 2013

Democratic gubernatorial candidates tout rural backgrounds

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's two Democratic candidates for governor are emphasizing their rural backgrounds as they campaign across the state.

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Weather
9:25 am
Mon September 23, 2013

Flooding sets records in western Nebraska as water moves east

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) — The flooding along the South Platte River continues to set records in western Nebraska, but the defenses communities built are generally holding and the floodwater is slowly flowing east across the state.

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