KIOS News

Crime
8:02 am
Tue March 4, 2014

Gretna woman pleads guilty to stealing $4.1M

PAPILLION, Neb. (AP) — A 54-year-old Gretna woman already serving time for tax evasion has pleaded guilty to stealing the $4.1 million on which she didn't pay taxes.

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Education
3:07 pm
Mon March 3, 2014

Iowa gov. launches teacher leadership program

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Nearly 40 school districts have been selected to initiate teacher leadership programs next school year as part of Iowa's 2013 education reform plan.

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Government
3:06 pm
Mon March 3, 2014

Neb. AG Bruning, others offer tips to avoid fraud

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning and others are warning about fraud and financial scams that can be heartbreaking for victims.

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Education
11:47 am
Mon March 3, 2014

Another bond issue to be decided by Springfield-Platteview voters

Voters in the Springfield-Platteview School District will once again be asked to approve a bond for infrastructure upgrades.

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Business
8:06 am
Mon March 3, 2014

Midwest economic survey index drops slightly

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly economic index for nine Midwestern and Plains states has dropped slightly but still suggests growth over the next three to six months.

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Government
6:26 am
Sat March 1, 2014

Panel advances Nebraska property tax credit bill

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A proposal to increase funding for Nebraska's property tax credit program has advanced out of a legislative committee.

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Government
6:24 am
Sat March 1, 2014

Neb. panel advances $31.5M for water, resources

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Water research and conservation projects would receive $31.5 million in state aid under a measure advanced by a Nebraska legislative committee.

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Government
6:23 am
Sat March 1, 2014

Board predicts Neb. will add $36M to cash reserve

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A state board is predicting Nebraska will collect an additional $99 million in tax revenue, including $36 million for the government's rainy-day fund.

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General News
6:06 am
Fri February 28, 2014

New Report Shows Number of Working Mothers Heading Families Making Low Incomes

There are more than 26,000 low-income families headed by working mothers in the state of Nebraska.

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Arts
6:06 am
Fri February 28, 2014

"Watchers of the Sky" to screen at OFF

From Watchers of the Sky

Watchers of the Sky is a full-length documentary that weaves together four stories of remarkable courage and determination.

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