Government

Government
3:26 pm
Wed October 24, 2012

Voters will decide on two proposed constitutional amendments

Nebraska voters will decide November 6 if lawmakers should be paid more and whether to extend their term limits.

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Government
1:00 am
Tue October 23, 2012

Changes proposed to sewer use fees for some Omaha businesses

The Omaha City Council will hold a public hearing Tuesday on possible changes to the sewer use fees paid by businesses.

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Government
8:28 am
Mon October 22, 2012

Nebraska lawmakers set hearing on foster care services

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers have scheduled a hearing on children who "age out" of the state's foster care system.

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Government
12:11 pm
Wed October 10, 2012

Council Bluffs looks to 2030

Council Bluffs officials are looking to the city’s future, and what’s necessary for growth.

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Government
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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