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1:37 pm
Tue July 15, 2014

Nebraska seeks info on immigrant children set here

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's governor and most of its congressional delegation have asked federal officials for information about more than 200 unaccompanied immigrant children who have been placed with relatives or sponsors in Nebraska.

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6:06 am
Mon July 14, 2014

US Senator Mike Johanns Talks Reimbursement for Ag Producers

The severe weather in Nebraska the week of July 4th caused substantial damage to some ag producers' operations and in some cases, also caused cattle losses.

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General News
6:28 am
Sat July 12, 2014

USDA lowers corn harvest estimate, raises soybeans

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture says farmers will bring in less corn than projected earlier this year, but that the soybean harvest could set a record.

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6:22 am
Sat July 12, 2014

Court ruling favors power district over irrigators

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has upheld a decision favoring a public power district's right to water over those of farmers and ranchers along northern Nebraska's Niobrara River.

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6:06 am
Fri July 11, 2014

Metro Area Fireworks/Gun Amnesty Day Set for Saturday

This Saturday, the Omaha Police Department will hold a Metro Area Fireworks/Gun Amnesty Day from 9:00 until 3:00.

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General News
6:06 am
Thu July 10, 2014

The VNA Hosts Cooking Matters at the Store on Saturday

Learning how to buy healthy food at the store while still maintaining your budget is the focus of a program the VNA is holding this Saturday.

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6:06 am
Wed July 9, 2014

US Army Corps of Engineers Discusses Calendar Year Runoff Forecast

The 2014 Missouri River calendar year runoff forecast for July 1st is 131% of normal above Sioux City and Gavins Point.

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General News
6:06 am
Tue July 8, 2014

NE Data Conference Coming in August

UNO’s Center for Public Affairs Research at will present its 25th Annual Nebraska Data Conference on Tuesday, August 19th.

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6:41 am
Sat June 28, 2014

Lincoln firefighters seeking arbitration

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Lincoln firefighters union will seek arbitration in its squabble with the fire chief over the use of a specially equipped pickup to handle some medical calls.

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6:35 am
Sat June 28, 2014

Officials monitor mosquitoes in Iowa, Nebraska

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Standing water from repeated downpours in much of Iowa and Nebraska has created the perfect conditions for an onslaught of mosquitoes, but health officials say disease-carrying ones are not yet out in full force.

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