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Weather
9:57 am
Fri December 21, 2012

Power restored following Wednesday's storm

OPPD says all customers who lost power during Wednesday's snow storm now have it restored.

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Education
1:27 pm
Tue December 18, 2012

Incoming OPS superintendent focused on student achievement, accountability

OPS superintendent-elect Mark Evans
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OPS’ superintendent-elect says he’s focused on student achievement, partnerships, and specific, measurable goals.

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Omaha
11:57 am
Tue December 18, 2012

OPD says online threat not viable; one person in custody

Omaha Police say one person is in custody following a threat made on an online chat site Monday evening.

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Education
9:26 pm
Mon December 17, 2012

Andover, Kansas, superintendent chosen as OPS' new leader

Andover, Kansas, Public Schools superintendent Mark Evans will be OPS' new leader.
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The next superintendent of the Omaha Public Schools comes from Kansas.

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Education
1:00 am
Mon December 17, 2012

OPS board to choose district's new leader

The OPS board will vote Monday night on the district’s new superintendent.

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Education
1:00 am
Fri December 14, 2012

OPS board to meet Saturday to discuss superintendent finalists

A candidate for Omaha Public Schools superintendent says he’s prepared to take on the challenges urban school districts face.

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Omaha
3:50 pm
Thu December 13, 2012

Omaha Mayor appeals for donations to food pantries

The Food Bank for the Heartland says they distributed more than 8.8 million pounds of food to partnering agencies and programs during their last fiscal year.

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Business
3:11 pm
Thu December 13, 2012

OPPD board approves rate hike

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha Public Power District customers will pay more for electricity in January.

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Education
7:33 am
Thu December 13, 2012

Superintendent candidate Carey Wright: preparing kids for college starts at elementary level

OPS stakeholders have one more opportunity to meet the candidates for superintendent.

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Omaha
1:58 pm
Wed December 12, 2012

Omaha's Siena/Francis House on pace to have a record year

A record 508 people stayed at Siena/Francis House’s shelters Monday night.

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