KIOS News

Politics & Elections
8:10 am
Wed November 6, 2013

Matt Walsh elected Mayor of Council Bluffs

Matt Walsh will be the next Mayor of Council Bluffs.

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Weather
2:00 pm
Tue November 5, 2013

Changes made to Omaha's snow emergency plan as city prepares for winter

Credit City of Omaha

The city of Omaha has 100 Public Works trucks and 100 contractor vehicles ready for snow.

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Crime
8:09 am
Tue November 5, 2013

Jury finds man guilty in fatal house fire in Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A jury has found a man guilty of first-degree murder in connection with a house fire in Omaha that killed an elderly man and injured his wife.

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Nebraska
8:07 am
Tue November 5, 2013

I-80 project between Lincoln and Omaha nearly done

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Ten years after workers began widening Interstate 80 between Omaha and Lincoln all six lanes will be open to traffic later this week.

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Arts
1:00 am
Tue November 5, 2013

Documentary explores issues of race in education

A documentary showing Tuesday at Film Streams explores issues of race in education.

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Government
3:36 pm
Mon November 4, 2013

Iowa Attorney General wants restrictions on sale of e-cigarettes

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — Attorney General Tom Miller says he wants Iowa lawmakers to ban the sale of electronic cigarettes to minors.

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Health/Medical
2:00 pm
Mon November 4, 2013

March of Dimes report card gives Nebraska a 'B' for preterm births

Nebraska gets a ‘B’ grade on the March of Dimes’ latest premature birth report card.

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Government
1:21 pm
Mon November 4, 2013

Layoff notices going to 19 Omaha firefighters

Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert’s office says layoff notices are going to 19 firefighters.

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Business
8:50 am
Mon November 4, 2013

Labor force in northeast Nebraska, Iowa, South Dakota examined

NORFOLK, Neb. (AP) — State officials are going to study the workforce in northeast Nebraska, northwest Iowa and southeast South Dakota to learn more about what it will take to attract new businesses to the area.

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Politics & Elections
8:47 am
Mon November 4, 2013

GOP businessman to challenge Congressman Lee Terry in 2014 primary

(Information in the following story is from: Omaha World-Herald, http://www.omaha.com)

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A conservative Republican businessman plans to challenge U.S. Representative Lee Terry, so the eight-term Congressman could face challengers in both the GOP primary and general election if he advances.

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