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Business
2:34 pm
Thu January 17, 2013

Survey of bankers shows continued economic growth

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new survey of rural bankers suggests that growth in farmland prices, cash rents and farm equipment sales remain strong despite the continuing threat of drought in some Midwestern and northern Plains states.

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Government
12:50 pm
Thu January 17, 2013

Friday announcement set for details on Gov. Heineman's tax plan

Governor Dave Heineman is expected to release more details Friday morning about his income tax plan.

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Omaha
7:55 am
Thu January 17, 2013

Omaha Police officer collapses, dies after workout

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha police officer is dead after suffering a medical emergency and collapsing while working out at his gym.

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General News
6:06 am
Thu January 17, 2013

Douglas County Treasurer to Headline MLK Event

John Ewing, Douglas County Treasurer

Douglas County Treasurer, John Ewing, Jr. is the guest speaker for UNMC’s Martin Luther King Day event.

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Government
2:19 pm
Wed January 16, 2013

Governor's budget request includes more money for schools

Governor Dave Heineman’s budget request includes additional state aid for K-12 schools.

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Government
8:41 am
Wed January 16, 2013

Iowa Gov. Branstad supports tuition freeze for universities

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A leader of Iowa's public universities is praising Gov. Terry Branstad for supporting funding to pay for their plans to freeze tuition rates for in-state undergraduate students.

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Omaha
8:34 am
Wed January 16, 2013

Appeals court: jury should decide on Creighton med student case

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A federal appeals court says a jury should be allowed to decide whether Creighton University discriminated against a deaf medical school student.

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Arts
6:06 am
Wed January 16, 2013

Omaha Symphony Receives Education & Community Involvement Grant

From OmahaSymphony.org

The Omaha Symphony’s More than Music program recently received a grant from the League of American Orchestras.

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Government
1:12 pm
Tue January 15, 2013

Iowa Gov. gives Condition of the State address

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad is unveiling a budget proposal that includes plans to substantially cut Iowa's commercial property taxes.

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Government
10:46 am
Tue January 15, 2013

State of the State: Gov. Heineman wants changes to Nebraska tax system

Governor Dave Heineman wants to eliminate Nebraska’s individual and corporate income taxes.

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