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Business
8:15 am
Wed May 13, 2015

Nebraska AG announces settlements for Verizon, Sprint users

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson says the state has reached settlements on behalf of Verizon Wireless and Sprint Corporation customers who were improperly billed.

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Business
6:27 am
Sat May 2, 2015

Berkshire Hathaway's first-quarter profit up 10 percent

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Warren Buffett's company says its first-quarter profit jumped 10 percent on the strength of its railroad and insurance businesses.

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Business
6:26 am
Sat May 2, 2015

Berkshire Hathaway firms offer annual meeting souvenirs

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Thousands of Berkshire Hathaway shareholders attending this weekend's annual meeting can pick up commemorative underwear, jewelry, running shoes and other souvenirs.

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Business
7:47 am
Fri May 1, 2015

April economic report suggests slow growth ahead in Midwest

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new monthly survey report says April results suggest that slow economic growth remains ahead for nine Midwestern and Plains states.

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Business
8:00 am
Thu April 30, 2015

Berkshire unit says it plans to build Nebraska wind farm

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Officials say a subsidiary of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. plans to build a 400-megawtt wind farm in northeast Nebraska and sell all the power to Omaha Public Power District.

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Business
1:50 pm
Wed April 22, 2015

Big Omaha begins May 6

More than 700 people are expected to attend the Big Omaha entrepreneurship conference next month.

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Government
1:42 pm
Wed April 22, 2015

Nebraska wastewater well wins approval despite opposition

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — State regulators have approved a controversial disposal well in northwest Nebraska for wastewater generated by oil and natural gas production.

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Nebraska
12:55 pm
Mon April 20, 2015

Nebraska panel to act on fracking water disposal request

SIDNEY, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Oil and Gas Conservation Commission is scheduled to act Wednesday on an application for a Sioux County disposal site for wastewater from oil exploration and production.

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Business
8:05 am
Fri April 17, 2015

Survey suggests economy slowing in rural areas of 10 states

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The economic outlook for rural areas of 10 states in the Plains and the West remained negative in April even though it improved slightly from the previous month.

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Sarpy County
8:10 am
Mon April 13, 2015

Conference center, hotel coming to Bellevue

Construction on a new conference center and hotel in Bellevue could take 12 to 18 months.

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