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Weather
8:47 am
Wed January 30, 2013

Blowing snow, dangerous road conditions in eastern Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The westbound lanes of Interstate 80 have been closed near Lincoln because of jackknifed semitrailers as blowing snow continues to cause travel problems in eastern Nebraska.

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Weather
2:39 pm
Tue January 29, 2013

Winter Weather Advisory for much of KIOS listening area

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Several inches of snow are expected across parts of Iowa and Nebraska as a winter storm moves in.

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Omaha
11:53 am
Tue January 22, 2013

Four people killed in Friday morning crash identified

WATERLOO, Neb. (AP) — Authorities have released the names of four Guatemalan men who were fatally injured in a collision in foggy and icy conditions in eastern Nebraska's Douglas County.

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Weather
8:46 am
Thu December 27, 2012

More snow expected in Nebraska and Iowa

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Light snow is expected to hit most of Iowa and parts of Nebraska as both states recover from a powerful storm last week.

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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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Weather
8:46 am
Tue December 18, 2012

Snow, strong winds expected Wednesday

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Residents across eastern Nebraska and western Iowa should prepare for the season's first significant snow later this week, with weather forecasters calling for up to half a foot of snow and gusty winds.

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Weather
8:15 am
Fri November 2, 2012

Hurricane Sandy fallout misses drought-plagued Midwest

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Drought-plagued Midwest farming states got little benefit from the massive storm that pounded the Eastern Seaboard this week, although the nation's worst drought in decades appears to be easing in some areas.

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Weather
8:56 am
Fri October 19, 2012

Strong winds force closure of Interstate

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska State Patrol says portions of Interstate 80 and two other highways in western Nebraska have reopened following their closure because of blowing dirt and strong winds.

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Weather
1:00 am
Mon September 17, 2012

September is National Preparedness Month

The American Red Cross says putting together a kit and having an emergency plan are critical to prepare for a disaster.

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Agriculture
2:59 pm
Fri August 10, 2012

Ag Secretary calls for quick passage of farm bill

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack spoke Friday in Omaha.
Katie Schubert, KIOS-FM

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack says the U.S. House needs to pass the farm bill upon its return to session next month.

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