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6:06 am
Tue May 7, 2013

OPS Subdistrict 3 Candidates

Incumbent Marian Fey will face challenger Woody Bradford for the Omaha Public Schools 3rd Subdistrict seat.

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Government
6:06 am
Tue May 7, 2013

OPS Subdistrict 4 Candidates

Current OPS Board Member Justin Wayne is facing challenger Jill Brown for the right to represent the 4th Subdistrict.

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Government
6:06 am
Mon May 6, 2013

OPS Subdistrict 2 Candidates

Voters from the Omaha Public Schools’ 2nd Subdistrict will be choosing between Marque Snow and Niokia Stewart during next week’s general election.

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Government
6:06 am
Mon May 6, 2013

OPS Subdistrict 1 Candidates

James English and Yolanda Williams are running against each other for the Omaha Public Schools’ Subdistrict 1 seat.

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Government
12:29 pm
Sun May 5, 2013

Neb. lawmakers to start debate on budget bills

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers are set to begin debate on a series of state budget bills.

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Government
6:06 am
Thu May 2, 2013

Deadline Approaching for Early Voting Ballot

The deadline for voters in Douglas County to request an early voting ballot is Wednesday, May 8th at 4:00 p.m.

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Government
7:23 pm
Wed May 1, 2013

Mayoral Candidates Debate the CSO Project

Omaha is in the midst of an 18-year combined sewer overflow project with a price tag of nearly two billion dollars.

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Government
6:06 am
Tue April 30, 2013

Omaha's Mayoral Candidates Talk Roads

Street maintenance and potholes was a major subject of debate between City Councilwoman Jean Stothert and Omaha Mayor Jim Suttle.

The two debated a variety of issues at the Omaha Press Club Debate last Friday. 

Stothert said she has been the chair of the public works committee for the past four years and street repair and road maintenance is something the entire city council is concerned about. 

Stothert said one of the most common complaints she hears from people is how their streets are not in good condition.

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Government
2:49 pm
Mon April 29, 2013

Iowa Gov. Branstad seeks support for property tax plan

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad says that without passage of his property tax plan, residents could see big increases to their tax bills. But a Democratic lawmaker questions the argument.

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Government
8:45 am
Fri April 26, 2013

Nebraska lawmakers advance school funding legislation

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new state-equalization funding bill for Nebraska public schools has won first-round approval from lawmakers.

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