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Government
1:00 am
Fri November 16, 2012

Nebraska opts for federally-run health insurance exchange

The state of Nebraska will participate in a federally-run health insurance exchange, according to Governor Dave Heineman.

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Government
9:18 am
Thu November 15, 2012

Sunshine on Omaha's skyline: Douglas County chooses its official seal

South Omaha native Miguel Chavez designed Douglas County's new official seal, which was unveiled Tuesday.
Credit Douglas County

Omaha’s skyline is the centerpiece of Douglas County’s new official seal.

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Government
12:19 pm
Fri November 9, 2012

Nebraska tax receipts $228 million in October

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Department of Revenue is reporting $228 million in October net tax receipts, an amount roughly in line with the state's certified forecast.

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Government
6:06 am
Wed November 7, 2012

Lee Terry Wins

Republican Congressman Lee Terry, 2nd Congressional District

Republican Congressman Lee Terry has won his 8th term in the U.S House.

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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
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
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
4:05 am
Thu September 6, 2012

VoteEasy Tool Launched in Nebraska

Vote Easy is an interactive candidate matching tool created by Project Vote Smart in 2010.

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