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Nebraska
11:27 am
Mon November 12, 2012

Nebraskans asked to report migration of whooping cranes

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraskans are being asked to keep an eye out for whooping cranes as the birds migrate through Nebraska on their way to winter grounds along the Gulf Coast in Texas.

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Government
8:16 am
Mon November 12, 2012

Pay raise for lawmakers could be revisited in 2013

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers are planning to revisit a proposed legislative salary increase that was overwhelmingly rejected by voters.

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Agriculture
12:28 pm
Fri November 9, 2012

USDA lowers harvest projections

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The USDA has lowered its predictions for the drought-stunted corn crops in Iowa and Nebraska.

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Government
12:19 pm
Fri November 9, 2012

Nebraska tax receipts $228 million in October

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Department of Revenue is reporting $228 million in October net tax receipts, an amount roughly in line with the state's certified forecast.

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Health/Medical
8:26 am
Fri November 9, 2012

UNMC dean says need for nurses continues to grow

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska already faces a nursing shortage. But a top dean at the University of Nebraska Medical Center says the need will grow even more under the federal health care law.

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Business
10:26 am
Thu November 8, 2012

Canadian firm optimistic about future of Keystone XL pipeline

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Canadian company that wants to build another oil pipeline to carry crude oil to Gulf Coast refineries remains optimistic about the project after President Barack Obama won re-election.

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2012 Election
1:21 am
Wed November 7, 2012

Nebraska voters split on constitutional amendments

LINCOLN--Nebraskans voted to ensure their right to hunt and fish, but denied state senators an extra term and more pay.

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2012 Election
11:06 pm
Tue November 6, 2012

Deb Fischer elected to U.S. Senate

Republican State Senator Deb Fischer will be Nebraska’s new U.S. Senator.

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2012 Election
10:08 pm
Tue November 6, 2012

GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney wins all five of Nebraska's electoral votes

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Republican Mitt Romney has made sure Nebraska will remain entirely red on this year's political maps by winning the entire state.

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2012 Election
8:20 pm
Tue November 6, 2012

GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney wins Nebraska

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — For the 12th consecutive election, a Republican presidential candidate is victorious in Nebraska.

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