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10:47 am
Thu January 29, 2015

Yellowstone oil spills fuel arguments over Keystone line

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Oil pipeline accidents have become increasingly frequent in the U.S. as Congress pushes for approval of the Keystone XL pipeline.

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6:06 am
Thu January 29, 2015

IA West Foundation Partners with UNO to Build Latino Leadership

UNO’s Office of Latino and Latin American Studies, also known as OLLAS, recently received a $25,000 grant from the Iowa West Foundation.

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2:49 pm
Wed January 28, 2015

Nebraska ed. board member rejects calls for his resignation

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska education member is refusing to leave office despite a vote from his colleagues that called for his resignation after racist content appeared on his blog.

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1:10 pm
Mon January 26, 2015

Bellevue hiring fair scheduled for veterans, service members

BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) — An employment workshop will be held before next month's hiring fair in Bellevue for veterans, service members and military spouses.

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1:06 pm
Mon January 26, 2015

Lincoln chief: Downtown cameras haven't proved useful yet

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Security cameras that have been watching over Lincoln's downtown bar scene haven't produced anything useful in the police fight against crime over the past year.

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6:06 am
Mon January 26, 2015

Omaha Performing Arts Creates Major Economic Impact

Omaha Performing Arts had a $40 million economic impact on our community last year.

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8:34 am
Fri January 23, 2015

Nebraska, Iowa driving laws rated among worst in nation

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A national advocacy group has ranked Nebraska and Iowa among the nation's worst in enacting safer driving laws.

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6:06 am
Fri January 23, 2015

Heartland 2050 Vision Approved by MAPA Council of Officials

Metropolitan Area Planning Agency’s Council of Officials unanimously approved the Heartland 2050 Vision earlier this month.

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6:06 am
Wed January 21, 2015

Study Shows Lead Affects Boys More Than Girls

A recent study conducted by Dr. Maya Khanna, Associate Professor of Psychology at UNO, focused on lead poisoned children living in Eastern Omaha.

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2:01 pm
Tue January 20, 2015

TransCanada takes steps to acquire Keystone pipeline land

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The developer of the Keystone XL oil pipeline has taken its first steps in Nebraska since the state's high court cleared the way for the planned route.

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