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4:28 pm
Thu February 21, 2013

Monthly survey of bankers indicates economic growth

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A survey of rural bankers in 10 Midwest and Plains states suggests slow economic growth is ahead.

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Business
6:06 am
Thu February 21, 2013

Weekly Gas Prices Up

Nebraska’s average price at the gas pump is $3.74 per gallon. That’s up 19 cents in the past week and 59 cents in the past month.

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Business
11:59 am
Tue February 19, 2013

Prosper Omaha looks to the city's next five years

Credit Creighton University/Bing Images

The Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce wants 12,000 new jobs created in the next five years.

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Business
9:52 am
Mon February 4, 2013

New area code not expected for three more years

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Officials expect it'll be at least three years before Nebraska's new 531 area code makes its debut.

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Business
9:23 am
Fri January 18, 2013

Nebraska unemployment rate unchanged in December

Nebraska’s seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate held at 3.7 percent in December.

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Business
2:34 pm
Thu January 17, 2013

Survey of bankers shows continued economic growth

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new survey of rural bankers suggests that growth in farmland prices, cash rents and farm equipment sales remain strong despite the continuing threat of drought in some Midwestern and northern Plains states.

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Business
11:49 am
Tue January 8, 2013

OPPD officials: Fort Calhoun Station moving toward restart

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The troubled Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant in Nebraska is gradually moving closer to restart, but officials say significant work remains.

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Business
6:05 am
Thu January 3, 2013

UNO Researchers Release Report on Immigrant Economic Impact

UNO’s Office of Latino/Latin American Studies, College of Business Administration and Center for Public Affairs Research, recently released a report on immigrant economic impact.

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Business
1:00 am
Wed January 2, 2013

Business conditions index down for fifth time in six months

A monthly survey of economic conditions in nine Midwest and Plains states is down for the fifth time in six months.

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Business
9:25 am
Fri December 21, 2012

Monthly business survey shows continued growth

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new survey of rural bankers shows that rising commodity prices and lower energy costs are helping businesses in Midwestern states and the northern Plains.

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