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Douglas County
12:53 pm
Fri December 19, 2014

Text to 911 service coming to Douglas County next month

Douglas County residents will have another option to contact 911 starting in January, but officials caution it should only be used in certain situations.

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Politics & Elections
2:00 pm
Fri October 24, 2014

Elkhorn, Douglas County West school districts put bond issues to voters

Voters in the Elkhorn and Douglas County West school districts will decide on bond issues November fourth.

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Politics & Elections
2:00 pm
Thu October 23, 2014

OPS, Douglas County bond issues on November ballot

The Omaha Public Schools and Douglas County both have bond initiatives on the November fourth ballot.

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Health/Medical
3:13 pm
Wed October 15, 2014

Two confirmed flu cases in Douglas County

Two cases of the flu have been confirmed in Douglas County.

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Government
12:53 pm
Thu October 2, 2014

Douglas County halts immigration detainers

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's most populous county has stopped honoring federal requests to hold immigrants in jail without a warrant.

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Health/Medical
8:43 am
Mon September 22, 2014

First lab-confirmed case of enterovirus reported in Douglas County

The Douglas County Health Department has reported the first confirmed case of enterovirus D68 in a Douglas County resident. The patient was a child less than a year old who was hospitalized with coughing and difficulty breathing and later released.

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Douglas County
4:20 pm
Thu September 11, 2014

1 person killed in Douglas County collision

VALLEY, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a man has died in a collision involving a truck and a pickup in western Douglas County.

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Government
2:52 pm
Wed September 3, 2014

OPD, Douglas County Sheriff's Department to share some crime lab services

The Omaha Police and Douglas County Sheriff’s Departments will share some crime lab services starting in January.

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Health/Medical
1:15 pm
Thu August 28, 2014

Douglas County has its first West Nile Virus case of the season

Douglas County has its first human case of West Nile Virus this season.

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Health/Medical
2:30 pm
Wed August 20, 2014

Legal, policy issues surround Ebola discussion

An Ebola outbreak in four west African nations has killed more than 1,300 people.

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