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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The ride-hailing service Uber has won permission to legally operate in Nebraska.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A jetliner carrying 83 people made an expedited landing without incident in Omaha after an engine warning light flashed in the cockpit.

Four times a year, the Iowa DOT’s Transportation Commission holds public meetings to gather input from the community.

Residents of Douglas and Sarpy counties in Nebraska and Pottawattamie county in Iowa have until 4:00 p.m. Thursday to comment on MAPA’s Regional Bike-Pedestrian Master Plan.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska drivers could receive refunds from the state on clean-burning fuel converters and pumps under a bill advanced by lawmakers.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska officials say the state's upcoming fuel tax increase will help replace old bridges, repave county roads and allow work on construction projects to start earlier.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska motorists will pay higher taxes at the gas pump to pay for road and bridge repairs, despite Gov. Pete Ricketts' objections.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lawmakers have given final approval to a proposed increase in Nebraska's gas tax, but appeared to be short of the support needed to override Gov. Pete Ricketts' expected veto.

Omahans are encouraged to take alternative transportation over the hot summer months to reduce ground ozone levels.

The City of Council Bluffs will hold its third in a series of public meetings tonight from 6:00 to 8:00 on the West Broadway Corridor Redevelopment Plan. 

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