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Weather
2:38 pm
Thu May 2, 2013

Iowa, Nebraska snowstorm likely helped plants

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The wet snow that covered parts of eastern Nebraska and western Iowa likely didn't hurt many newly planted flowers and vegetables.

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Weather
6:19 am
Sat April 13, 2013

Drought eases in farm belt but not over yet

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A cool, rainy spring is easing dry conditions in parts of the nation's farm belt that saw the worst of last year's drought.

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Weather
2:32 pm
Fri April 12, 2013

BBB warns of scams following severe weather

The Better Business Bureau is warning of scams following severe weather earlier this week.

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Weather
1:38 pm
Mon April 1, 2013

Impact-based warning system to provide specifics about severe weather

Nebraska recorded its first-ever February tornado last year.
Credit NWS North Platte

Starting Monday, you’ll notice new wording in warnings issued by the National Weather Service.

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Weather
1:00 am
Mon March 25, 2013

Severe Weather Awareness Week in Nebraska, Iowa

Nebraska recorded its first-ever February tornado when this one touched down near North Platte in 2012.
Credit NWS North Platte

This week is Severe Weather Awareness Week.

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Weather
6:06 am
Fri March 22, 2013

American Red Cross Offers New Tornado App

The American Red Cross recently launched its official Tornado App for iPhone and Android Smartphone users.

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General News
6:06 am
Fri March 8, 2013

Extreme Weather: The 1913 Douglas County Tornado

Aug. Carsten's Home, 4402 Leavenworth Street, Courtesy of www.MemorialLibrary.com

This Sunday the Douglas County Historical Society is hosting a panel discussion on the 1913 Easter Sunday tornado.

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Weather
7:31 am
Fri February 22, 2013

Drought conditions to persist, spread to other areas

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Climate experts say the drought affecting more than half of the nation will persist in the Great Plains and West through the spring and spread over more of California, Texas and Florida.

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Weather
2:28 pm
Thu February 21, 2013

Road conditions poor in metro area

Road conditions are deteriorating throughout the Omaha area as moderate to heavy snow moves in.

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Weather
9:07 am
Thu February 21, 2013

Major winter storm leaving behind several inches of snow in Nebraska

HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — As much as 8 inches of snow fell in south-central Nebraska overnight, but the storm will continue to drop snow across the state throughout the day.

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