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6:43 am
Sat July 20, 2013

Commission allows Omaha mayor's aide to be armed

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert's chief of staff has been given the OK to carry a concealed handgun in the City-County Building.

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Government
1:00 pm
Wed July 17, 2013

Iowa Workforce Development to lay off employees

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The state is laying off staffers at the Iowa Workforce Development agency, which provides services to unemployed residents.

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Government
12:57 pm
Wed July 17, 2013

Nebraska attorney and activist running for State Legislature

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln attorney has announced plans to run for the Nebraska Legislature.

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Government
10:29 am
Fri July 12, 2013

Economic Forecasting Board sees continued growth in Nebraska economy

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — State economic forecasters expect steady economic and job growth across most of the state industries through 2015.

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Government
8:46 am
Fri July 12, 2013

Kearney chosen as location for new veterans home

KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — Gov. Dave Heineman has selected Kearney as the location for the new Central Nebraska Veterans Home.

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Government
2:19 pm
Wed July 10, 2013

Sen. Fischer travels to Middle East

Sen. Deb Fischer, R-NE

U.S. Senator Deb Fischer says members of the Armed Services Committee had “blunt, honest conversations” during a recent mission to the Middle East.

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Government
12:52 pm
Tue July 9, 2013

Douglas County board approves 2013-14 budget

Douglas County homeowners will pay more in property taxes this fiscal year.

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Government
12:31 pm
Tue July 9, 2013

Nebraska's cash reserve to hit an all-time high

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Higher-than-expected tax revenues in Nebraska will boost the state's rainy-day fund to an all-time high.

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Government
8:05 am
Tue July 9, 2013

Oglala Sioux Tribe Chief meets with Gov. Dave Heineman

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The president of South Dakota's Oglala Sioux Tribe met briefly with Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman to discuss alcohol sales in Whiteclay, but walked out after less than three minutes.

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Government
1:00 am
Tue July 9, 2013

Public hearing set on Douglas County's 2013-14 budget

Douglas County Commissioners could approve the county’s 2013-14 budget Tuesday.

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