KIOS News

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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Politics & Elections
11:41 am
Mon November 25, 2013

State Sen. Annette Dubas quits 2014 Governor's race

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Democrat Annette Dubas is dropping out of the 2014 Nebraska governor's race.

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Government
8:01 am
Mon November 25, 2013

Iowans worry about ethanol's lost political clout

ALTOONA, Iowa (AP) — Iowa's governor and congressional delegation are trying to shore up political support for ethanol, which is slipping as the nation produces more of its own oil.

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Government
7:59 am
Mon November 25, 2013

Nebraska lawmaker to introduce school guns bill

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska lawmaker is once again planning to introduce a bill that could let teachers bring concealed weapons into schools.

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General News
6:06 am
Mon November 25, 2013

Crisis Center Changes Name

As of November 1st, The Crisis Center for Domestic and Sexual Assault officially changed its name to “The Bridge.”

 

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General News
8:03 am
Sat November 23, 2013

Neb. officials moving forward with veterans home

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska officials are moving forward with plans to build a new veterans' home in Kearney, but design and construction work won't begin until federal funding is approved.

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Government
8:02 am
Sat November 23, 2013

5 apply for open seat in Nebraska Legislature

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Five Sarpy County residents have applied for an open seat in the Nebraska Legislature.

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Arts
6:06 am
Sat November 23, 2013

Sunday is Voices of Omaha Appreciation Day

Courtesy of Voices of Omaha

Voices of Omaha has been performing Handel’s Messiah at no charge for 44 years as a gift to the Omaha community.

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