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General News
6:06 am
Mon October 21, 2013

UW teams up with SIFS to award family stability grant

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Family Housing Advisory Services has received a $300,000 grant from The United Way of the Midlands and Siemer Institute for Family Stability.

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General News
6:35 am
Sat October 19, 2013

Omaha woman awarded $6.5 million for air bag failure in crash

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A jury has awarded an Omaha woman $6.5 million after she was injured in a 2007 crash in which she argued her car's air bag didn't fully deploy.

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Omaha
2:05 pm
Wed October 16, 2013

Douglas County inmate dies

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Douglas County authorities say a 34-year-old inmate has died.

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General News
6:06 am
Wed October 16, 2013

Lights on Afterschool Event Set for Next Week

Collective for Youth is presenting Lights On Afterschool, a project of the Afterschool Alliance, on Saturday, October 19th at UNO’s Sapp Fieldhouse.

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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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