nebraska

Weather
8:10 am
Fri June 20, 2014

Fort Calhoun Station prepares for flooding

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha Public Power District officials say it will reduce power as it prepares for rising water on the Missouri River.

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Weather
2:30 pm
Thu June 19, 2014

Wayne, Dixon Counties need volunteers for tornado cleanup

Volunteers are needed to help with tornado cleanup in Wayne and Dixon Counties.

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Weather
8:09 am
Thu June 19, 2014

Coleridge twister rated EF2, agency says

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say the confirmed twister that damaged part of Coleridge in northeast Nebraska's Cedar County was rated EF2.

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Weather
8:57 am
Wed June 18, 2014

Missouri River to rise above flood stage at Omaha

A Flood Warning is in effect along the Missouri River.

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Weather
8:12 am
Wed June 18, 2014

Nearly 50 homes destroyed in tornado-ravaged town

PILGER, Neb. (AP) — Officials say the tornado that swept through Pilger destroyed between 45 and 50 homes.

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Weather
1:31 pm
Tue June 17, 2014

Child killed in Nebraska tornado identified

PILGER, Neb. (AP) — Authorities have named the 5-year-old girl who was killed in the tornado that destroyed more than half the town of Pilger.

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Weather
10:02 am
Tue June 17, 2014

3 injured in tornado released from Pender hospital

PENDER, Neb. (AP) — A spokeswoman for Pender Community Hospital says three people injured by a tornado have been treated and released, but none were from Pilger.

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Weather
3:15 pm
Mon June 16, 2014

One dead after tornadoes tear through northeast Nebraska

At least person is dead after violent tornadoes tore through northeast Nebraska Monday afternoon and evening.

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Nebraska
1:43 pm
Mon June 16, 2014

Study of Nebraska nuclear flood risks narrowed

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Regulators have told the utilities that own Nebraska's two nuclear power plants not to worry about some unlikely ways upstream dams might fail even though they are studying those flood risks.

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Government
8:10 am
Mon June 16, 2014

Omaha-area districts lead in lobbying

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's largest public schools are still using local tax dollars to pay for lobbyists at the Capitol, and more than three-fourths of that money is coming from districts in the Omaha area.

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