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General News
1:22 pm
Fri July 25, 2014

More 'Beef State' plates showing up in Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — More and more people have been buying new license plates that proclaim that Nebraska is "The Beef State."

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General News
1:12 pm
Fri July 25, 2014

Lincoln superintendent recalls 2006 raids

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The superintendent of the Lincoln Public Schools says he learned long ago to separate himself from the immigration debate and focus on children.

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General News
6:06 am
Wed July 23, 2014

Nebraska a great state for kids

The Annie E. Casey Foundation National Kids Count Data Book was released yesterday, and it shows more children live in poverty now than in 2005.

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Arts
6:06 am
Tue July 22, 2014

Broadway Bound

Students from Omaha, Papillion, Bellevue, Lincoln, Grand Island and southwest Iowa are participating in Omaha Performing Arts’ Broadway Intensive this week.

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General News
1:44 pm
Mon July 21, 2014

US Senator Mike Johanns says vets deserve a choice

US Senator Mike Johanns says our veterans are in need of serious improvements in the ways they access the healthcare they’ve earned.

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General News
6:17 am
Sat July 19, 2014

Advocates: Immigrant child dispute could hurt GOP

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Advocates for the unaccompanied immigrant children who were placed in Nebraska are warning that Gov. Dave Heineman's recent comments about the situation could hurt the Republican Party's efforts to win Hispanic voters.

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General News
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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General News
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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General News
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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