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2012 Election
8:11 am
Tue November 6, 2012

Polls open in Iowa and Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Polls are opening across Nebraska so voters can answer the final and most important poll on who they want to be president and who they want to represent them in Washington and Lincoln.

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Health/Medical
8:08 am
Tue November 6, 2012

November is Diabetes Awareness Month

10.8 percent of Douglas County adults reported being diagnosed with diabetes last year, according to a Community Health Needs Assessment done by Live Well Omaha.

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2012 Election
1:00 am
Mon November 5, 2012

Early voting ends Monday

Monday is the last day of early voting for the 2012 general election.

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2012 Election
8:47 am
Thu November 1, 2012

U.S. Senate race could be tightening

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's U.S. Senate race that once appeared headed for a blowout has gotten newfound attention with a frenzy of spending on political ads and some polls showing the race could be tightening.

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2012 Election
8:33 am
Mon October 29, 2012

More Nebraska voters registering as nonpartisan

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska is seeing a steady increase in voters who are shunning both political parties and registering as independents.

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2012 Election
9:43 am
Fri October 26, 2012

Voter registration, early voting deadlines approaching

Friday is the deadline to register to vote for the November 6 election if you haven’t already done so.

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2012 Election
3:36 pm
Thu October 25, 2012

Sarpy County breaks early voting record

Sarpy County Election Commissioner Wayne Bena says the early voting record set in 2008 has been broken this election season, with less than two weeks to the General Election.

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Government
3:31 pm
Thu October 25, 2012

Child advocates, Nebraska lawmakers discuss state services for youths

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Child advocates are asking Nebraska lawmakers to extend state services to youths who are pushed out of foster care because of age limits.

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Government
8:28 am
Mon October 22, 2012

Nebraska lawmakers set hearing on foster care services

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers have scheduled a hearing on children who "age out" of the state's foster care system.

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Weather
8:56 am
Fri October 19, 2012

Strong winds force closure of Interstate

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska State Patrol says portions of Interstate 80 and two other highways in western Nebraska have reopened following their closure because of blowing dirt and strong winds.

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