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Government
10:29 am
Wed November 27, 2013

Neb. Environmental Trust sees uptick in grant apps

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A state agency that awards grants for Nebraska environmental projects is seeing an uptick in requests as other funding sources dwindle.

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Government
8:01 am
Wed November 27, 2013

Omaha mayor's veto on voting change stands

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — People who live just outside Omaha city limits won't be voting in municipal elections.

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Omaha
7:55 am
Wed November 27, 2013

Green in the City: Finalists chosen for urban open space project

Five finalists have been chosen to develop plans for an open green space in downtown Omaha.

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Health/Medical
6:06 am
Wed November 27, 2013

UNMC Partners with Chinese to Study Glaucoma

A team at UNMC is studying the differences in the types of glaucoma most prevalent in Caucasians versus Asians.

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Weather
2:35 pm
Tue November 26, 2013

President Obama declares disaster in Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — President Barack Obama has declared a disaster in Nebraska following severe weather at the beginning of October.

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Health/Medical
2:30 pm
Tue November 26, 2013

New academic medical center, trauma program coming to Bergan Mercy Medical Center

Credit Alegent Creighton Health

Bergan Mercy Medical Center in Omaha will be the site of an academic medical center and a Level One trauma program.

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Nebraska
1:26 pm
Tue November 26, 2013

Foreclosure rates improving in Nebraska, Iowa

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The foreclosure rates in Nebraska and Iowa are continuing to improve.

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Government
3:56 pm
Mon November 25, 2013

Audit: Mismanagement in Neb. assistance programs

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — An audit says two state programs designed to help vulnerable Nebraskans are plagued by mismanagement and poor oversight.

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Crime
3:53 pm
Mon November 25, 2013

Suspect in 4 Omaha killings will be evaluated

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A former prison inmate charged with killing four people in Omaha earlier this year will be evaluated to determine if he is competent to stand trial.

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Health/Medical
12:55 pm
Mon November 25, 2013

UNMC study examines number of fatalities caused by distracted driving

A new study by UNMC shows the number of pedestrians and bicyclists killed in collisions with distracted drivers increased from 2005 to 2010.

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