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Government
8:48 am
Fri April 26, 2013

Forecasting board issues revenue outlook for Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Investors who were spooked by Washington's fiscal-cliff showdown have created a one-time cash windfall for Nebraska.

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Government
8:45 am
Fri April 26, 2013

Nebraska lawmakers advance school funding legislation

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new state-equalization funding bill for Nebraska public schools has won first-round approval from lawmakers.

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Business
2:28 pm
Mon April 22, 2013

NRC, OPPD discuss possible changes to Ft. Calhoun Station operating license

OPPD and Exelon Nuclear Partners say some additional work being done at Fort Calhoun Station could result in amendments to the plant’s operating license.

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Government
9:31 am
Mon April 22, 2013

Nebraska lawmakers seek common ground on Medicaid expansion

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers who support expanding Medicaid to more low-income adults are uncertain if the Legislature will get another chance to debate the issue.

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Government
1:02 pm
Thu April 18, 2013

State Department hears full day of comments from Keystone XL supporters, opponents

Several hundred people weighed in on the Keystone XL pipeline project at a day-long public hearing Thursday in Grand Island.

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Weather
11:16 am
Thu April 18, 2013

Rain helps drought conditions in parts of Iowa, Nebraska

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Soaking rain across much of the nation's midsection has helped further alleviate drought in the crop growing states of Iowa, Missouri, Minnesota and Wisconsin. Small portions of Nebraska also saw improvement.

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Government
1:00 am
Thu April 18, 2013

ServeNebraska's Week of Service begins Monday

Next week is ServeNebraska’s Week of Service.

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Government
12:52 pm
Wed April 17, 2013

Nebraska lawmakers continue debate on Medicaid expansion

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers began a second day of debate on a proposal to expand Medicaid to more low-income adults.

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Business
1:00 am
Wed April 17, 2013

Nebraska small businesses get $61 million in loans over six-month period

The Small Business Administration gave $61 million dollars in loans to Nebraska small businesses over the past six months.

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Government
2:43 pm
Tue April 16, 2013

Nebraska lawmakers begin debate on Medicaid expansion bill

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers began debating a proposal to expand Medicaid as part of the federal health care law.

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