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2:00 pm
Mon February 9, 2015

Plan would turn Lincoln's old auditorium into marketplace

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Under a plan still in the draft stage, the Lincoln's old Pershing auditorium would be given new life as a modern food market with space for restaurants, a greenhouse and loft apartments.

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General News
2:00 pm
Mon February 9, 2015

Nebraska financial adviser buys firehouse for his business

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A financial adviser in Omaha has bought a deactivated firehouse as the future home for his financial management business.

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General News
6:06 am
Mon February 9, 2015

The Fertility Rate Gap is Closing

Using the CDC’s annual report on births and figures from Nebraska’s Department of Health and Human Services, UNO’s Center for Public Affairs Research recently released a report on fertility rates in Nebraska.

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General News
2:20 pm
Sat February 7, 2015

Groups seek tax exemptions for horses, textbooks, car washes

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Car washes, college textbooks, horses and VFW food could end up sales-tax-free under a series of bills considered by Nebraska lawmakers.

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General News
1:10 pm
Thu February 5, 2015

Envelope full of cash found on Omaha street, given to police

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police officials are waiting for someone to claim money that was found stuffed in an envelope found on a street.

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General News
6:48 am
Wed February 4, 2015

Californian loses challenge to Nebraska real estate law

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A judge has dismissed a California real estate broker's lawsuit over a Nebraska law requiring licensing to market Nebraska homes online.

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General News
6:06 am
Tue February 3, 2015

Founders Week 2015 is underway at Creighton

Creighton University celebrates Founders Week with events today through Saturday.

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General News
5:20 am
Tue February 3, 2015

US freight railroads plan to spend $29B on upgrades in 2015

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — American freight railroads are planning to spend $29 billion this year on upgrades to their tracks, locomotives and other equipment.

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General News
6:06 am
Mon February 2, 2015

African American History Month Programs Abound at Omaha Public Library

Omaha Public Library is offering a series of events in celebration of African American History Month.

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General News
6:19 am
Sat January 31, 2015

Nebraska lawmakers to vote Monday on marriage fee proposal

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A proposal to raise the fee for marriage licenses in Nebraska is headed to a first-round vote in the Legislature next week.

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