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Politics & Elections
1:00 am
Wed March 20, 2013

Two candidates vying for Omaha City Council District 5 seat

Two candidates are vying for the open District 5 seat on the Omaha City Council.

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Government
6:06 am
Tue March 19, 2013

Three face off for Omaha City Council's District 4 Seat

Democrat Garry Gernandt is the incumbent District 4 representative for the Omaha City Council. 

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Politics & Elections
1:00 am
Tue March 19, 2013

Jerram, Jasso vie for Omaha City Council District 3 seat

A Creighton University media producer and an Omaha attorney are the candidates for Omaha City Council District 3.

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Health/Medical
2:32 pm
Mon March 18, 2013

Report looks at role of a school's design in reducing childhood obesity

A new study from a UNMC expert on childhood obesity asks whether a school’s design can reduce childhood obesity.

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Government
2:04 pm
Mon March 18, 2013

Five Vie for Omaha City Council District 2 Seat

Democrat Ben Gray is the incumbent District 2 representative for the Omaha City Council. 

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Politics & Elections
8:14 am
Mon March 18, 2013

Festersen, Truemper seeking Omaha City Council District 1 seat

Omaha’s District 1 City Councilman is seeking re-election.

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Government
6:06 am
Mon March 18, 2013

Johanns Sends Amendments to Senate's Continuing Budget Resolution

Senator Mike Johanns

US Senator Mike Johanns recently co-sponsored two amendments to the Senate's Continuing Budget Resolution.

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Government
9:07 am
Sun March 17, 2013

Omaha lawmaker wants pledge of allegiance rule reversed

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska lawmaker says he wants to overturn a State Board of Education policy that requires schools to allow students time to recite the Pledge of Allegiance daily.

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Government
9:04 am
Sun March 17, 2013

NU budget official warns of tuition increases, program cuts without Legislative action

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A budget official with the University of Nebraska says the four-campus system would be have to increase tuition by about 4 percent each of the next two years or make program cuts if its state funding comes in shorter than expected.

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Politics & Elections
10:23 am
Fri March 15, 2013

Mayoral candidates debate solutions to gun, gang violence in Omaha

Omaha ended 2012 with 40 homicides, and solutions to gang and gun violence were on the minds of Omaha’s Mayoral candidates during a debate Thursday night.

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