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12:04 pm
Wed November 14, 2012

OPPD to discuss rate hike proposal, progress at Ft. Calhoun Station at Thursday meetings

Some OPPD customers' rates could rise 6.9 percent in January.

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6:06 am
Wed November 14, 2012

Omaha Boulevard System Nominated for Historic Designation

Happy Hollow, Courtesy of EngageOmaha.com

Two public meetings were recently held to gather comments and suggestions from Omaha residents on the city’s Boulevard System.

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Business
1:41 pm
Tue November 13, 2012

OPPD considering 6.9 percent rate hike

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha Public Power District is considering a general rate increase of 6.9 percent.

It would be the district's biggest rate increase in 10 years.

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Business
10:26 am
Thu November 8, 2012

Canadian firm optimistic about future of Keystone XL pipeline

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Canadian company that wants to build another oil pipeline to carry crude oil to Gulf Coast refineries remains optimistic about the project after President Barack Obama won re-election.

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Business
6:06 am
Thu November 8, 2012

Council Bluffs Issues Call for Proposals

Council Bluffs, Iowa

The City of Council Bluffs’ Community Development Department wants proposals for the development of Playland Park.

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Business
4:55 pm
Fri November 2, 2012

Berkshire Hathaway third quarter profits up significantly

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Warren Buffett's company says its third-quarter profit soared 72 percent because the value of its investments and derivative contracts improved significantly.

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Business
8:17 am
Fri November 2, 2012

Berkshire Hathaway releases third quarter earnings Friday

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Investors always examine Berkshire Hathaway's earnings reports carefully for clues about what CEO Warren Buffett might invest in.

Berkshire is scheduled to release its third-quarter earnings report Friday afternoon.

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Business
1:54 pm
Sun October 28, 2012

Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium breaks attendance record

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha's zoo has attracted more than 1.6 million people this year to set a new attendance record, and it's not even November yet.

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Business
9:03 am
Wed October 24, 2012

Berkshire Hathaway CEO Buffett says he's feeling well after cancer treatment

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Billionaire Warren Buffett says he is feeling fine more than a month after finishing his prostate cancer treatments.

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Business
5:06 am
Tue October 23, 2012

Groundbreaking in North Omaha marks the beginning of redevelopment plan

Great Plains Black History Museum

North Omaha recently launched a $12.2 million revitalization effort.

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