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General News
7:17 am
Sat February 8, 2014

Neb. farmers support ag land valuation decrease

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — School groups and counties are expressing concern about a proposal to reduce the taxable value of farm- and ranchland.

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Omaha
2:00 pm
Fri February 7, 2014

Kansas City firm chosen as Green in the City winner

A Kansas City architectural firm is the winner of Omaha by Design’s “Green in the City” contest.

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General News
6:06 am
Wed February 5, 2014

Conflict Zone Opens at UNO Thursday

“Conflict Zone” is a new exhibit that features work from both civilian and military combat photographers.

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General News
6:06 am
Wed February 5, 2014

Omaha Public Library Use Increased in 2013

More than 2.3 million Douglas County residents made use of the 12 branches of the Omaha Public Library and its resources in 2013.

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Omaha
8:21 am
Mon February 3, 2014

Former President Bill Clinton to speak in Omaha area

RALSTON, Neb. (AP) — Former President Bill Clinton is scheduled to give a speech in the Omaha area in March.

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General News
7:21 am
Sat February 1, 2014

Black Hills Energy warns about phone scam

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A natural gas utility is warning its customers in Nebraska about a phone scam.

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Nebraska
8:01 am
Fri January 31, 2014

Mistrial in Nebraska wrongful convictions lawsuit

(Information in the following story is from: Lincoln Journal Star, http://www.journalstar.com)

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A federal judge has declared a mistrial in a civil rights lawsuit seeking damages for six people wrongly convicted in a 1985 Nebraska murder.

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Omaha
3:51 pm
Wed January 29, 2014

Man injured in Omaha industrial accident sues

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A man injured in an industrial building collapse in Omaha that killed two workers earlier this month is suing the company and its owner and president.

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Iowa
8:26 am
Tue January 28, 2014

$2 billion Council Bluffs interstate project: express lanes, new bridges, ramps

The 24th Street bridge in Council Bluffs was built during the first segment of the Interstate improvement project.
Credit Iowa DOT

Construction is underway on the next two segments of a five-part interstate reconstruction project through Council Bluffs.

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Omaha
8:24 am
Tue January 28, 2014

2 workers hurt in falls at Omaha job site

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Two workers have been injured in the collapse of a temporary stairwell at a construction site on the east side of Omaha.

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