KIOS News

Government
4:00 am
Fri April 4, 2014

Reports examine low-income Nebraskans' access to benefits

Nebraska Appleseed says about 180,000 Nebraskans receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program or SNAP benefits.

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Sports
2:43 pm
Thu April 3, 2014

Creighton's Doug McDermott named AP Player of the Year

Creighton senior Doug McDermott had a busy at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, the site of this year’s Final Four.  McDermott picked up two more college basketball awards Thursday, as Greg Echlin reports...

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Government
12:49 pm
Thu April 3, 2014

Senate supports audits of settlement agreements

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Senate has passed a Democratic-sponsored amendment to a state spending bill that would require the state auditor to look into confidential settlement agreements with fired state workers during Gov. Terry Branstad's current term.

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Business
12:47 pm
Thu April 3, 2014

Omaha Chamber looking for a specific brand, image for the city

The Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce wants a specific brand and image for the metro area.

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Government
8:40 am
Thu April 3, 2014

Bill to change Neb. redistricting process advances

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lawmakers have advanced a bill that would overhaul Nebraska's process for drawing legislative and congressional districts.

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Education
8:38 am
Thu April 3, 2014

Millard Public Schools gets new superintendent

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new superintendent has been named to lead Millard Public Schools in Omaha.

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Government
1:10 pm
Wed April 2, 2014

Neb. Gov. Heineman signs tax relief bills into law

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman has signed a series of tax relief measures into law, and he says the bills passed this year will amount to $412 million in tax reductions over the next five years.

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Business
1:10 pm
Wed April 2, 2014

UNO hosting entrepreneurship conference

A UNO expert on entrepreneurship says the interest in it is growing each year.

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Nebraska
10:58 am
Wed April 2, 2014

Neb. nuke plant at full power after brief outage

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Utility officials say a Nebraska nuclear plant is operating at full power again after a brief outage last month.

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Government
8:07 am
Wed April 2, 2014

Lawmakers push campaign to curb distracted driving

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Lawmakers in the Iowa Senate have taken a new route to address distracted driving across the state.

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