KIOS News

General News
7:23 am
Sat June 14, 2014

Lincoln switching from diesel to natural gas buses

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lincoln city officials are replacing their diesel-powered buses with ones powered by compressed natural gas.

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Omaha
2:30 pm
Fri June 13, 2014

Omaha Parks Department expands sites for summer meal program

Omaha’s Parks and Recreation Department is expanding the number of sites where it offers summer meals for young people.

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Nebraska
11:03 am
Fri June 13, 2014

Nebraska court dismisses same-sex divorce appeal

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has dismissed the appeal of a same-sex couple seeking a divorce in Nebraska.

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Iowa
8:14 am
Fri June 13, 2014

Police: Missing Iowan died in New Year's Eve fire

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — Police say a Council Bluffs man who went missing died in a New Year's Eve fire in southwest Iowa.

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Omaha
8:11 am
Fri June 13, 2014

Autopsy: Man found dead in landfill was crushed

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say an Omaha man found dead in a landfill was accidentally crushed.

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General News
6:06 am
Fri June 13, 2014

US Army Corps of Engineers says runoff during May above normal

The US Drought Monitor map was updated Thursday and still shows parts of Minnesota, South Dakota, Nebraska and Iowa in some form of drought.

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Nebraska
1:00 am
Fri June 13, 2014

Report shows fewer summer meal program sites available

There were fewer sites serving summer meals to children last year, according to a new report.

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Agriculture
8:29 am
Thu June 12, 2014

USDA: Drought cuts wheat crop; corn, soybeans good

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The nation's wheat crop is smaller than earlier was predicted due to drought. But corn and soybean crop expectations have changed little in the latest report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

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Nebraska
8:27 am
Thu June 12, 2014

Mining firm meets with Nebraska landowners

ELK CREEK, Neb. (AP) — Many southeast Nebraska residents hope a Canadian firm will eventually build a mine to extract a rare mineral used to make steel from deep beneath the ground, but they're not counting on it.

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Business
1:00 am
Thu June 12, 2014

Omaha's purchase of 68 acre site for industrial development on hold

Negotiations between the city and northeast Omaha landowners for a 68-acre site are on hold.

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