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Omaha
10:32 am
Fri July 18, 2014

Autopsy results released in deaths of Omaha mother and son

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Preliminary autopsy results show a 54-year-old Omaha woman died of blunt force trauma to her head and her son died of what appears to have been carbon monoxide poisoning.

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Omaha
8:05 am
Thu July 17, 2014

Bodies in Omaha home were those of mom, teen son

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Autopsies have been ordered on the bodies of a woman and her 18-year-old son found at their west Omaha home.

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Government
3:16 pm
Wed July 2, 2014

Douglas County approves new fiscal year budget

Douglas County’s new fiscal year budget includes additional funding for mental health support services.

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Health/Medical
2:30 pm
Wed May 21, 2014

GO! Challenge encourages teens to make healthy choices

Credit Matthew Thielker

Encouraging healthy behavior is the goal of a Douglas County initiative called the GO! Challenge.

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Nebraska
9:34 am
Thu March 27, 2014

5 biggest Nebraska counties all growing fast

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's most-populated counties continue to grow at a fast pace.

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Government
8:23 am
Thu March 27, 2014

Report looks at impact of Douglas County Health Center

A new report shows the Douglas County Health Center generated $36 million in wages and salary in 2012.

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Omaha
2:30 pm
Wed March 5, 2014

Second Sunday talk looks at Ft. Omaha role in WW1

An event this weekend in Omaha focuses on the city’s role in training for World War 1.

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Politics & Elections
2:49 pm
Thu January 23, 2014

Douglas County Attorney to seek re-election

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Douglas County Attorney Don Kleine has filed for re-election. He is seeking election to a third four-year term.

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Government
10:55 am
Mon December 2, 2013

Douglas County eyes benefits for same-sex couples

(Information in the following story is from: Omaha World-Herald, http://www.omaha.com)

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Douglas County will consider extending benefits to same-sex spouses of county employees who were legally married in other states.

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Omaha
2:00 pm
Wed November 20, 2013

Douglas County launches mobile app for requesting services, reporting issues

Douglas County's new "Citizen Connect" app.
Credit Katie Knapp Schubert / KIOS-FM

Douglas County residents have a new way to report issues to the county.

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