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3:08 pm
Wed January 7, 2015

Options identified for West Broadway Corridor in Council Bluffs

Council Bluffs officials say several options are being explored as part of the West Broadway Corridor Plan.

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Government
8:34 am
Wed January 7, 2015

Ben Sasse takes oath of office as Nebraska's new US senator

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Ben Sasse has been sworn into office as Nebraska's newest U.S. senator.

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Government
2:55 pm
Tue January 6, 2015

Nebraska tax receipts in December higher than projected

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new report says Nebraska state tax receipts in December were nearly 9 percent higher than projected.

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Government
2:52 pm
Tue January 6, 2015

Nebraska Legislature returns to session Wednesday

The Nebraska Legislature returns to session Wednesday, with 17 new lawmakers.

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Government
12:12 pm
Mon January 5, 2015

Report: Rural Nebraskans pay more in property, income taxes

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new report by a think tank says Nebraskans in rural areas generally paid more in property and state income taxes in recent years than their urban counterparts.

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Government
8:43 am
Mon January 5, 2015

Nebraska lawmakers preparing for busy 2015 session

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers will kick off their 2015 session this week with an expected focus on property taxes and prison reform.

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Government
1:00 pm
Thu January 1, 2015

Nebraska Attorney General-elect Peterson names senior staff

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Attorney General-elect Doug Peterson has named senior members of his staff for when he takes office.

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Government
9:13 am
Mon December 29, 2014

Nebraska cities still waiting on flood money

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska cities along the Missouri River are still waiting for nearly $7.2 million to be reimbursed from state and federal agencies, more than 3 years after a 2011 flood.

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Government
9:04 am
Mon December 22, 2014

After 10 years, Heineman prepares for a new chapter

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman is preparing for a new chapter after nearly 10 years in office.

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Government
8:10 am
Fri December 19, 2014

2 states challenge Colorado marijuana legalization

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska and Oklahoma are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to declare Colorado's legalization of marijuana unconstitutional.

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