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Government
10:29 am
Wed November 27, 2013

Neb. Environmental Trust sees uptick in grant apps

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A state agency that awards grants for Nebraska environmental projects is seeing an uptick in requests as other funding sources dwindle.

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Government
3:56 pm
Mon November 25, 2013

Audit: Mismanagement in Neb. assistance programs

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — An audit says two state programs designed to help vulnerable Nebraskans are plagued by mismanagement and poor oversight.

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Government
7:59 am
Mon November 25, 2013

Nebraska lawmaker to introduce school guns bill

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska lawmaker is once again planning to introduce a bill that could let teachers bring concealed weapons into schools.

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Government
8:02 am
Sat November 23, 2013

5 apply for open seat in Nebraska Legislature

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Five Sarpy County residents have applied for an open seat in the Nebraska Legislature.

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Government
2:00 pm
Fri November 22, 2013

Tom Hanafan reflects on 25 years as Mayor of Council Bluffs

Council Bluffs’ first new Mayor in 25 years will be sworn in January second.

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Government
12:02 pm
Fri November 22, 2013

Omaha Mayor picks new Finance Director

The city of Omaha has a new Finance Director.

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Government
1:32 pm
Fri November 15, 2013

Iowa Governor holds public budget hearings

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad is starting a series of public budget hearings to get input from state department heads.

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Business
8:17 am
Thu November 14, 2013

Nebraska to nearly triple wind energy capacity by 2015

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A series of new projects will nearly triple Nebraska's wind energy capacity by the end of 2015.

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Government
3:30 pm
Wed November 13, 2013

City of Omaha, Fire Union reach tentative agreement

The city of Omaha and Professional Firefighters Association have reached a tentative agreement that avoids the layoffs of 19 firefighters.

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Government
9:40 am
Wed November 13, 2013

Tax proposals taking shape in Nebraska Legislature

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A package of tax proposals is taking shape as Nebraska lawmakers prepare for a new session next year.

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