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Business
12:29 pm
Mon June 3, 2013

Regional economy grew slowly in May

A monthly survey of business conditions in nine Midwest and Plains states shows economic growth was nearly flat in May.

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Weather
1:27 pm
Fri May 31, 2013

Websites offer information, resources for Iowa flood victims

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Two new websites are offering support to Iowa residents in areas hit by recent storms and flooding.

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Weather
9:47 am
Mon May 27, 2013

Severe weather threat through Thursday

The National Weather Service says more severe weather is possible in eastern Nebraska and western Iowa through Thursday.

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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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Weather
11:16 am
Thu April 18, 2013

Rain helps drought conditions in parts of Iowa, Nebraska

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Soaking rain across much of the nation's midsection has helped further alleviate drought in the crop growing states of Iowa, Missouri, Minnesota and Wisconsin. Small portions of Nebraska also saw improvement.

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Weather
1:38 pm
Mon April 1, 2013

Impact-based warning system to provide specifics about severe weather

Nebraska recorded its first-ever February tornado last year.
Credit NWS North Platte

Starting Monday, you’ll notice new wording in warnings issued by the National Weather Service.

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Government
1:10 pm
Fri March 29, 2013

Council Bluffs Mayor won't run for re-election

Tom Hanafan is retiring as Mayor of Council Bluffs. He was elected in 1988.
Credit www.councilbluffs-ia.gov

After 25 years as Mayor of Council Bluffs, Tom Hanafan is retiring.

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Weather
1:00 am
Mon March 25, 2013

Severe Weather Awareness Week in Nebraska, Iowa

Nebraska recorded its first-ever February tornado when this one touched down near North Platte in 2012.
Credit NWS North Platte

This week is Severe Weather Awareness Week.

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Government
1:36 pm
Wed February 27, 2013

Iowa lawmakers present different budget goals

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Lawmakers in the state House and Senate are miles apart when it comes to their budget goals.

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Weather
11:45 am
Fri February 22, 2013

State Patrol: wear your seatbelt, watch your speed in winter weather

The Nebraska State Patrol says preparedness is key when traveling during winter weather.

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