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General News
1:13 pm
Thu December 26, 2013

Nebraska nuclear plant back in operation

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant in eastern Nebraska is back in operation after nearly three years of being shut down under the heavy scrutiny of federal regulators.

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General News
6:06 am
Thu December 26, 2013

AARP Working to Avert Retirement Crisis in Nebraska

According to the AARP, at least 40% of Nebraska workers do not have access to a retirement plan.

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General News
9:20 am
Tue December 24, 2013

Midwest propane prices rise as cold snap holds on

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Several upper Midwestern states are dealing with higher propane prices because of supply problems in recent weeks.

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General News
9:18 am
Tue December 24, 2013

Auditor: Nebraska lost out on $5.8M in federal aid

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — State Auditor Mike Foley says Nebraska failed to take advantage of nearly $5.8 million in federal funding that could have been used to make homes more energy-efficient or reduce residents' utility bills.

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General News
2:37 pm
Mon December 23, 2013

Nebraska workshop on agricultural tourism planned

KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — A state workshop on promoting agricultural and environmental tourism is being planned for February.

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General News
2:35 pm
Mon December 23, 2013

Grand Island group's plan for veterans home ready

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — Plans for an $80 million veterans home that would be built west of the existing Grand Island Veterans Home are ready to be sent to officials in Washington, D.C.

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Omaha
7:24 am
Sat December 21, 2013

Investigators blame Omaha fire on space heaters

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha fire investigators say a mobile home blaze the killed two children was likely caused by space heaters.

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General News
6:06 am
Fri December 20, 2013

The Tree of Lights Campaign is Behind

Donations to the Salvation Army’s Tree of Lights campaign are down 12% compared to this time last year.

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Omaha
8:02 am
Thu December 19, 2013

Victims of northwest Omaha house fire identified

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Two young brothers have died in a mobile home fire in northwest Omaha that injured two adults.

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Omaha
11:27 am
Wed December 18, 2013

Two die in northwest Omaha house fire

Two people are dead following a house fire Wednesday morning in northwest Omaha.

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