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General News
6:06 am
Fri April 18, 2014

UNO's Community Engagement Center Officially Opens

Community Engagement Center, Courtesy of UNO

UNO’s new Community Engagement Center was completed in March and had its grand opening yesterday.

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General News
6:06 am
Tue April 15, 2014

Wildfire Danger Remains Constant in the State

Because Nebraska is still experiencing drought conditions, the danger of wildfires remains constant.

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General News
6:06 am
Tue April 8, 2014

Relocating from the Sudan subject of Press Club

The challenges of relocating from the Sudan was the topic of last month’s Omaha Press Club Noon Forum.

Guests included Lacey Studnicka from Lutheran Family Services, the largest resettlement organization in the state of Nebraska, as well as refugees Christine Ross and Sabit Boules. 

Ross talked about issues facing women in the South Sudan community. 

Boules talked about the reasons why so many Sudanese refugees choose to live here.  He said more Sudanese live in Omaha than anywhere else in the world.

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General News
6:06 am
Wed April 2, 2014

The Nebraska Science Festival Returns

The 2nd annual Nebraska Science Festival runs April 24th through the 27th at various venues across the state.

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General News
6:06 am
Mon March 31, 2014

Loessfest 2014

Loessfest 2014 kicks off Sunday of Memorial Day weekend, May 25th.

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General News
6:56 am
Sat March 29, 2014

Omaha police give details about bus, vehicle crash

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities have released more details about a collision in Omaha involving a school bus and a vehicle.

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General News
6:54 am
Sat March 29, 2014

Wildfire in central Nebraska extinguished

ST. PAUL, Neb. (AP) — Authorities have confirmed that a central Nebraska wildfire that charred at lease 11 square miles of crops and rangeland has been extinguished.

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General News
6:06 am
Thu March 27, 2014

2014 ICAN Women's Leadership Conference is Focused on Happiness

The 2014 ICAN Women’s Leadership Conference takes place April 9th at the Century Link Center.

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General News
3:00 pm
Thu March 13, 2014

Leaders Launch Effort to Combat Poverty in Nebraska

Addressing the issues that impact children being raised in families in poverty is the goal of the Holland Children’s Movement and Holland Children’s Institute.

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