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Business
6:05 am
Thu January 3, 2013

UNO Researchers Release Report on Immigrant Economic Impact

UNO’s Office of Latino/Latin American Studies, College of Business Administration and Center for Public Affairs Research, recently released a report on immigrant economic impact.

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Business
1:00 am
Wed January 2, 2013

Business conditions index down for fifth time in six months

A monthly survey of economic conditions in nine Midwest and Plains states is down for the fifth time in six months.

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Weather
8:46 am
Thu December 27, 2012

More snow expected in Nebraska and Iowa

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Light snow is expected to hit most of Iowa and parts of Nebraska as both states recover from a powerful storm last week.

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Government
9:38 am
Fri December 21, 2012

Nebraska unemployment rate at four-year low

Nebraska’s unemployment rate is at its lowest level in four years.

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Weather
9:06 am
Thu December 20, 2012

Blizzard conditions, road closures from first winter storm of the season

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Most of U.S. Interstate 80 in Nebraska remains closed as blowing snow has drastically cut visibility.

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Politics & Elections
8:49 am
Tue December 18, 2012

Nebraska election official says he'll consider reducing number of early voting days

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's secretary of state says he may consider supporting a reduction in the period for in-person early voting.

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Weather
8:46 am
Tue December 18, 2012

Snow, strong winds expected Wednesday

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Residents across eastern Nebraska and western Iowa should prepare for the season's first significant snow later this week, with weather forecasters calling for up to half a foot of snow and gusty winds.

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Government
1:00 am
Mon December 17, 2012

Sen. Ben Nelson gives farewell speech

Sen. Ben Nelson, D-NE

U.S. Senator Ben Nelson says it’ll be difficult to walk away from that post after 12 years in federal office.

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Health/Medical
8:48 am
Fri December 7, 2012

Medicare Open Enrollment deadline is Friday

About 300 Douglas County residents will have to find a new Medicare plan next year.

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Government
2:48 pm
Wed December 5, 2012

Report critical of Nebraska's efforts to privatize child welfare system

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new report says Nebraska's effort to privatize child welfare services wasn't necessarily bad — it just went too fast.

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