KIOS News

General News
6:06 am
Mon December 24, 2012

The Hidden Gems in Omaha

The idea behind Omaha by Design’s Hidden Gems list came about over the last couple of years.  

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Weather
9:57 am
Fri December 21, 2012

Power restored following Wednesday's storm

OPPD says all customers who lost power during Wednesday's snow storm now have it restored.

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Government
9:38 am
Fri December 21, 2012

Nebraska unemployment rate at four-year low

Nebraska’s unemployment rate is at its lowest level in four years.

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Business
9:25 am
Fri December 21, 2012

Monthly business survey shows continued growth

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new survey of rural bankers shows that rising commodity prices and lower energy costs are helping businesses in Midwestern states and the northern Plains.

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Health/Medical
6:06 am
Fri December 21, 2012

Faster Recovery for Breast Cancer Patients

Intrabeam is a new treatment option for breast cancer patients.  The procedure allows patients to have their surgery and radiation in a session lasting about 90 minutes.

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Weather
9:06 am
Thu December 20, 2012

Blizzard conditions, road closures from first winter storm of the season

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Most of U.S. Interstate 80 in Nebraska remains closed as blowing snow has drastically cut visibility.

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General News
6:06 am
Wed December 19, 2012

Sock Monkeys Against Cancer

From smacancer.com

Lung cancer is the #1 cancer killer of both men and women, but it’s the least funded because of the stigma associated with smoking.

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Education
1:27 pm
Tue December 18, 2012

Incoming OPS superintendent focused on student achievement, accountability

OPS superintendent-elect Mark Evans
Credit OPS

OPS’ superintendent-elect says he’s focused on student achievement, partnerships, and specific, measurable goals.

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Omaha
11:57 am
Tue December 18, 2012

OPD says online threat not viable; one person in custody

Omaha Police say one person is in custody following a threat made on an online chat site Monday evening.

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Politics & Elections
8:49 am
Tue December 18, 2012

Nebraska election official says he'll consider reducing number of early voting days

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's secretary of state says he may consider supporting a reduction in the period for in-person early voting.

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