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Arts
2:05 pm
Thu June 6, 2013

19-year-old Omaha natives among jazz artists closing out Loessfest

Ezra and Adeev Potash.
Credit www.potashtwins.com

Loessfest wraps up this Saturday in Council Bluffs, and among the performers are two young jazz artists from Omaha.

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Omaha
10:47 am
Thu June 6, 2013

Police make another arrest in Operation Purple Haze

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police say a 34-year-old man sought as part of a crackdown on gang-related crime has turned himself in.

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Omaha
9:08 am
Thu June 6, 2013

Omaha man convicted in shooting death of 16-year-old

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 21-year-old Omaha man has been convicted of killing a 16-year-old who had been wearing a red shirt, the color of a rival gang.

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Omaha
9:30 am
Wed June 5, 2013

Another arrest made as part of state-federal investigation

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities in Omaha have made another arrest in an investigation into gang-related activity.

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Education
8:07 am
Wed June 5, 2013

OPS prepares to welcome new school board, superintendent

Mark Evans begins his new job as OPS superintendent July 1.
Credit OPS

The new superintendent of the Omaha Public Schools says setting short and long-term goals with the new board will be his priority.

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Education
8:16 am
Tue June 4, 2013

Final meeting for nine OPS board members

The next regular meeting of the Omaha Public Schools board will look much different than Monday night’s meeting did.

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Omaha
4:52 pm
Mon June 3, 2013

Cause of fire in vacant Creighton University dorm under investigation

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — It's unclear what started a fire at a vacant Creighton University dorm that was quickly extinguished by firefighters.

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Business
12:29 pm
Mon June 3, 2013

Regional economy grew slowly in May

A monthly survey of business conditions in nine Midwest and Plains states shows economic growth was nearly flat in May.

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Education
1:00 am
Mon June 3, 2013

12 member OPS board's final meeting Monday

Credit OPS

Tonight is the final meeting of the Omaha Public Schools’ 12-member board.

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Sports
1:00 am
Thu May 30, 2013

College World Series preparations underway

The 2013 Mens College World Series begins two weeks from Saturday.

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