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General News
6:06 am
Fri March 8, 2013

Extreme Weather: The 1913 Douglas County Tornado

Aug. Carsten's Home, 4402 Leavenworth Street, Courtesy of www.MemorialLibrary.com

This Sunday the Douglas County Historical Society is hosting a panel discussion on the 1913 Easter Sunday tornado.

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General News
6:06 am
Wed March 6, 2013

What's New at the Zoo?

Desert Dome at Henry Doorly Zoo

Dennis Pate took over the reins of Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium in March of 2009.

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General News
3:10 pm
Thu February 28, 2013

Grammy Winner John Legend Speaks at YP Summit

John Legend
Courtesy of Cheril Lee

Education is the key to breaking the cycle of poverty says Grammy winning singer and humanitarian John Legend.

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Transportation
12:47 pm
Tue February 26, 2013

Traffic fatalities up 56 percent in Nebraska

The Nebraska Department of Roads says traffic fatalities during the first seven weeks of 2013 are up 56 percent compared to the same time frame in 2009 through 2012.

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General News
6:06 am
Mon February 25, 2013

Zombie Series Continues

Courtesy Steven Bross

The Sunday Bloody Sunday series at the Omaha Community Playhouse explores the possibilities of real-life zombies.

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General News
6:06 am
Wed February 20, 2013

Releases from Gavins Point Dam currently at 14,000 cfs to conserve water

This year’s Missouri River runoff season begins with reservoirs drawn down significantly. 

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General News
6:05 am
Tue February 19, 2013

Parks and Recreation's Top Ten List

Encouraging kids to be more fit is one of the City of Omaha’s goals.  With more, here’s Cheril Lee...

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General News
3:03 pm
Mon February 18, 2013

IA Governor Streamlines Restoration of Voting Rights Application

Iowa governor Terry Branstad has streamlined the restoration of voting rights application.

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General News
6:06 am
Mon February 18, 2013

Powerbroker Screens at Film Streams

Film Streams is partnering with the Urban League of Nebraska to present a special documentary called “The Powerbroker” this Thursday.

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General News
5:05 am
Fri February 15, 2013

The Gem of Arabia at Omaha Press Club

Oman

Dr. Chris Allen, UNO Professor and past Omaha Press Club President was the guest speaker at January’s Noon Forum.

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