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5:06 am
Tue October 9, 2012

Douglas County Commissioners Celebrating Courthouse's 100th Anniversary

Douglas County Courthouse

The Douglas County Courthouse turns 100 this month.

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Government
11:05 am
Fri October 5, 2012

Douglas County gets 26 entries for new official seal

One of the five finalists in the seal contest.
Douglas County

Douglas County has chosen five finalists for a new official seal.

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Government
1:52 pm
Wed September 26, 2012

Douglas County to hire new Sheriff's deputies

Douglas County will bring on at least five new Sheriff's deputies with a federal grant encouraging law enforcement to hire veterans.

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Government
5:06 am
Tue September 25, 2012

Governor's Conference Call Praises Charitable Contributions by State Employees

Last week, Governor Dave Heineman announced that State of Nebraska employees have pledged over $522,000 dollars to the 2012 campaign, which was a 17% increase over last year. 

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Government
2:16 pm
Mon September 24, 2012

Omaha's bond rating downgraded

It’ll cost the city of Omaha more in interest to borrow money for infrastructure projects.

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Government
11:06 am
Tue September 18, 2012

State Senator wants mandatory training for school board members statewide

A state Senator from Omaha says he’ll introduce legislation in January requiring school board members to undergo yearly training.

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Government
7:47 am
Mon September 17, 2012

Community conversations on religion to be held in Omaha, Lincoln

The executive director of Omaha’s Project Interfaith says last week’s violence in the Middle East shows a need for discussions about religion.

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Government
11:47 am
Thu September 13, 2012

50,000 pounds of food the goal of anti-hunger initiative in Omaha schools

Omaha area elementary and middle schools will participate in an anti-hunger initiative for the second year.

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Government
1:00 am
Mon September 10, 2012

Symposium focuses on causes of, solutions to homelessness

A two-day symposium starting Monday in Omaha focuses on the needs of the homeless in Nebraska and western Iowa.

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Government
9:57 am
Fri September 7, 2012

More officers, new facilities on Omaha Police Chief's wish list

Omaha’s new Police Chief says staffing and infrastructure are the two areas he’s planning for long-term.

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