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6:06 am
Fri June 20, 2014

Omaha Healthy Kids Receives $200,000 EPA Grant

The Omaha Healthy Kids Alliance was recently awarded a $200,000 environmental education grant by the EPA.

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General News
6:06 am
Tue June 17, 2014

The VNA Receives $400,000 in Grants

The Visiting Nurses Association or VNA, recently announced it had received over $400,000 in grants.

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General News
7:23 am
Sat June 14, 2014

Lincoln switching from diesel to natural gas buses

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lincoln city officials are replacing their diesel-powered buses with ones powered by compressed natural gas.

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General News
6:06 am
Fri June 13, 2014

US Army Corps of Engineers says runoff during May above normal

The US Drought Monitor map was updated Thursday and still shows parts of Minnesota, South Dakota, Nebraska and Iowa in some form of drought.

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General News
6:13 am
Sat May 31, 2014

Experts: Late freeze to cut some corn yields

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Experst say corn farmers in parts of southeast Nebraska can expect to take a hit on yields this year, thanks to a late spring freeze.

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General News
4:53 am
Mon May 26, 2014

UNL to host global water security conference

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is hosting a conference on water security and its impact on the Middle East.

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General News
4:51 am
Mon May 26, 2014

Progress, challenges seen in child welfare reform

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Two years after lawmakers began a major overhaul of Nebraska's child welfare system, the number of state wards has fallen but challenges remain in caring for some of the youngest children.

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General News
6:06 am
Fri May 23, 2014

Loessfest 2014 Kicks Off This Weekend

Loessfest was initiated last year by the Council Bluffs Parks Department to be a signature event at Hanafan Park, on the eastern side of the Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge.

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General News
6:06 am
Thu May 22, 2014

Salute to African American Leaders on Display at Crossroads

Great Plains Black History Museum’s newest exhibit is called “A Salute to African American Leadership.”

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General News
6:06 am
Wed May 21, 2014

Outsmarting Investment Fraud

AARP Nebraska is offering an Outsmarting Investment Fraud session next week in partnership with the FINRA Investor Education Foundation and the Omaha Public Library.

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