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Government
1:00 am
Tue August 28, 2012

Omaha City Council to vote on 2013 budget

A vote is scheduled Tuesday afternoon on Omaha’s 2013 budget.

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Government
1:00 am
Tue August 21, 2012

Reporting of graffiti, potholes, code violations in Omaha goes mobile

Anyone with a smart phone can snap a picture and report an issue directly to an Omaha department without going to city hall.

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Government
1:00 am
Mon August 20, 2012

Contract awarded for new STRATCOM headquarters

The current home of U.S. Strategic Command at Offutt Air Force Base.
courtesy Google Images

Construction could begin next spring on the new headquarters for U.S. Strategic Command.

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Government
8:11 am
Fri August 17, 2012

Community advocates call for investigation following gang assessment report

Three community advocates are asking the Department of Justice to look in to the findings revealed in a gang assessment report.

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Government
8:09 am
Thu August 16, 2012

Police Union president, community advocate weigh in on new OPD Chief

The president of the Omaha Police Officers Association says the city made the right decision choosing an internal candidate as the new Police Chief.

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Government
5:06 am
Thu August 16, 2012

UNO Professors stand by their assessment of Omaha gangs

Dr. Pete Simi, Associate Professor and Dr. Dennis Hoffman, Professor both work in the School of Criminology at UNO. 

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Government
11:46 am
Wed August 15, 2012

Public meetings set on health insurance marketplace

Eight public meetings will be held statewide as Nebraska works to put together a state-based health insurance exchange program.

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Government
7:49 am
Wed August 15, 2012

New Police Chief wants to focus on community policing, modernization, long-term planning

40-year-old Todd Schmaderer will be sworn in Wednesday as Omaha's new Police Chief.

Omaha's new Police Chief will be sworn-in Wednesday evening.

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Government
3:00 pm
Tue August 14, 2012

New Omaha Police Chief from within the department

A 17 year veteran of the Omaha Police Department is the new Police Chief.

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Government
3:01 pm
Mon August 13, 2012

Omaha Mayor returns to work, defends pay raises for three staff members

Omaha Mayor Jim Suttle at a press conference Monday, his first day back at work after suffering a mild stroke.

Omaha Mayor Jim Suttle is back at work---and unhappy about what he sees as unfair attacks regarding raises given to three members of his staff.

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