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Health/Medical
4:00 am
Thu July 24, 2014

Report looks at number of pre-baccalaureate health care workers in Omaha metro

A new report says 44 percent of the Omaha metro area’s health care workforce doesn’t have a bachelors’ degree.

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Government
8:05 am
Wed July 23, 2014

Omaha creates land bank for vacant property

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The city of Omaha has created a municipal land bank to help clean up vacant and dilapidated houses.

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Government
2:00 pm
Tue July 22, 2014

More police, property tax decrease included in Omaha's 2015 budget

Omaha’s 2015 proposed budget includes a 2 percent property tax decrease.

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Crime
8:13 am
Tue July 22, 2014

Omaha police investigate Sunday night shooting

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police are investigating the death of a man found shot to death in an apartment Sunday night.

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Omaha
11:23 am
Mon July 21, 2014

Investigators say overloaded bins caused collapse of Omaha plant

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Federal investigators say overloaded storage bins on the roof of an Omaha livestock feed manufacturer's plant caused the building collapse that killed two people in January.

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Weather
9:15 am
Mon July 21, 2014

Cooling centers open in Omaha metro area

The Salvation Army has four cooling centers open in the Omaha metro area.

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Omaha
10:32 am
Fri July 18, 2014

Autopsy results released in deaths of Omaha mother and son

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Preliminary autopsy results show a 54-year-old Omaha woman died of blunt force trauma to her head and her son died of what appears to have been carbon monoxide poisoning.

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Education
1:00 am
Fri July 18, 2014

OPS looks to possible $682 million bond issue for facilities

OPS is looking at a $682 million bond issue for critical infrastructure work, upgrades, and new schools.

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Omaha
8:11 am
Thu July 17, 2014

Former Omaha officer agrees to plea deal

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A former Omaha police officer facing criminal charges in connection to a controversial arrest last year has agreed to a plea deal.

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Omaha
8:05 am
Thu July 17, 2014

Bodies in Omaha home were those of mom, teen son

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Autopsies have been ordered on the bodies of a woman and her 18-year-old son found at their west Omaha home.

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