nebraska

Government
10:07 am
Thu October 16, 2014

Prisons panel votes to subpoena Nebraska governor

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A legislative committee investigating Nebraska's prison problems has voted unanimously to subpoena Gov. Dave Heineman to testify in a hearing later this month.

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Nebraska
8:30 am
Thu October 16, 2014

Grant to provide rural Nebraska social services

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska at Omaha has received a $1.3 million federal grant to send graduate students in social work to rural Nebraska areas to help at-risk youth with behavioral health concerns.

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Government
8:52 am
Wed October 15, 2014

Nebraska felon loses court bid but remains free

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska felon who had been released early has lost a court fight to avoid being returned to prison, but he will remain free because he's been granted parole.

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Agriculture
8:48 am
Wed October 15, 2014

USDA: Nebraska corn, soybean harvests lagging

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Nebraska's harvests of corn and soybeans are lagging the average harvests completed by the date.

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Politics & Elections
2:00 pm
Tue October 14, 2014

Early voting could be 30 percent of Douglas County's total votes in November election

Democrats outnumber Republicans by a three-to-one margin when it comes to early voting ballot requests by mail.

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Health/Medical
8:36 am
Tue October 14, 2014

Dad: Ebola patient improving, back on Facebook

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Hospital and family members say the American video journalist being treated for Ebola in Nebraska is showing signs of improvement.

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Nebraska
8:32 am
Tue October 14, 2014

Nebraska nuclear plant reports maintenance mishap

BROWNVILLE, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Public Power District has reported a maintenance accident at a nuclear power plant temporarily closed for refueling.

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Health/Medical
9:19 am
Mon October 13, 2014

NMC officials say Ebola patient's condition continuing to improve

Nebraska Medical Center officials say the condition of a NBC cameraman with Ebola continues to improve.

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Politics & Elections
9:09 am
Mon October 13, 2014

Early voting ups workload for election officials

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Some Nebraska county election officials are seeing an uptick in their workload as voters cast early ballots for governor, U.S. Senate and other races.

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Politics & Elections
8:12 am
Mon October 6, 2014

Nebraska governor hopefuls seek farm support

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — In the race for Nebraska governor, few endorsements are as prized as the ones that promise support from farmers and ranchers.

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