General News

Omaha
4:00 am
Wed October 16, 2013

inCOMMON ready to open Park Avenue Commons in Omaha

After ten months of construction, inCOMMON Community Development opens its Park Avenue Commons on Saturday.

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Iowa
8:09 am
Tue October 15, 2013

Council Bluffs settles wrongful conviction lawsuit

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The city of Council Bluffs has settled a lawsuit with two Omaha, Neb., men who sought millions of dollars after the courts concluded they were wrongfully convicted and imprisoned for 25 years.

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General News
6:47 am
Fri October 11, 2013

Corn harvest above expectations due to weather

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Farmers in many states are surprised at the abundance of corn coming from their fields, and record harvests are likely in many states including Alabama, Georgia, Indiana, and Ohio.

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General News
3:57 pm
Thu October 10, 2013

I-80 reopened in Council Bluffs after fast repairs

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — Iowa officials have reopened a stretch of eastbound Interstate 80 that was closed after a roadway shoulder collapsed in Council Bluffs.

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General News
3:46 pm
Thu October 10, 2013

Heineman criticizes vet service officer's letter

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Gov. Dave Heineman is criticizing a local veterans service officer who wants to block federal funding for a new veterans home, after the state decided to move it from Grand Island to Kearney.

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General News
6:48 am
Thu October 10, 2013

The Red Kettle Run is this weekend

The Salvation Army's Red Kettle Run takes place this Saturday at Lake Zorinsky.

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General News
6:18 am
Thu October 10, 2013

Group: Nearly 100 NU employees get cars, perks

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A watchdog organization says nearly 100 University of Nebraska employees get privately funded job perks like free cars and club memberships.

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General News
6:06 am
Wed October 9, 2013

Tax Study Public Hearing Set for Oct. 17th

The Nebraska Legislature’s Tax Modernization Committee’s next public meeting takes place October 17th.

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General News
6:06 am
Tue October 8, 2013

Inaugural Community Impact Luncheon Set for Nov. 15

The North Omaha Community Care Council will present its first Community Impact Luncheon next month.

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General News
6:06 am
Mon October 7, 2013

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Courtesy of IMDB.com

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Tara Muir, Executive Director for the Domestic Violence Council, says the organization will hold its annual vigil on October 15th on the Douglas County Courthouse steps. 

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