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Government
3:26 pm
Thu January 24, 2013

Senator Nordquist Proposes 2 Bills to Fight Cancer

Senator Jeremy Nordquist of Omaha is sponsoring two measures that focus on reducing the cancer risk among young people.

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Education
3:13 pm
Thu January 24, 2013

Early March deadline for OPS board to appoint new member

The Omaha Public Schools board has 45 days to appoint a new District Two representative.

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Weather
10:41 am
Thu January 24, 2013

Nebraska farmers advised to prepare for continued drought

CLAY CENTER, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska farmers are being advised to plan for another growing season of drought.

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Education
10:28 pm
Wed January 23, 2013

OPS board approves contract with superintendent-elect

OPS superintendent-elect Mark Evans.
Credit OPS

Omaha Public Schools superintendent-elect Mark Evans will begin his new job July first.

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Government
10:16 pm
Wed January 23, 2013

Legislation introduced to expand Medicaid coverage

A bill in the Nebraska Legislature would extend Medicaid coverage under the Affordable Care Act.

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Education
8:34 am
Wed January 23, 2013

Omaha Public Schools board chooses new leaders

Former OPS board president Freddie Gray

The Omaha Public Schools board has new leadership.

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Government
1:00 am
Wed January 23, 2013

Report shows one in five Nebraska children live in poverty

A new report shows one in five Nebraska children lived in poverty in 2011.

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Government
2:39 pm
Tue January 22, 2013

Iowa rule on immigrants drivers' licenses under review

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa civil rights activists say new information from the federal government should prompt a change in the state's policy barring driver's licenses for young immigrants allowed by a federal rule to live in the United States.

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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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Government
11:46 am
Tue January 22, 2013

Gov. Heineman approves new Keystone XL pipeline route

Governor Dave Heineman has approved a 195 mile alternate route through Nebraska for the Keystone XL pipeline project.

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