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11:49 am
Tue January 8, 2013

OPPD officials: Fort Calhoun Station moving toward restart

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The troubled Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant in Nebraska is gradually moving closer to restart, but officials say significant work remains.

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Government
8:25 am
Tue January 8, 2013

New contract with Firefighters to cost city over $7 million

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha officials have a new contract with the city's firefighters. But it has left the city budget $7.3 million in the red.

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Science
6:06 am
Tue January 8, 2013

Science Outside the Classroom

Tonight’s Omaha Science Café explores science outside of the traditional classroom.

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Government
12:49 pm
Mon January 7, 2013

Former GOP Senator Chuck Hagel chosen as Secretary of Defense nominee

Former U.S. Senator Chuck Hagel

Former Nebraska GOP Senator Chuck Hagel is President Obama’s nominee for Secretary of Defense.

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General News
5:05 am
Mon January 7, 2013

Graffiti Kits Available in South Omaha

The South Omaha graffiti kits project was launched in partnership with the Neighborhood Center.

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Weather
1:00 am
Mon January 7, 2013

Several 'significant' snow events needed to alleviate drought conditions

Nebraska would need about 100-inches of snow this winter to bring the area out of drought conditions.

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Government
2:15 pm
Fri January 4, 2013

Some Nebraska state employees to get pay raises

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — About 10,000 state employees will see a 2.25 percent pay raise over each of the next two years, following a newly ratified union contract.

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Government
2:03 pm
Fri January 4, 2013

Johanns: Senate must begin work on a new farm bill

The fiscal cliff deal approved earlier this week by Congress also extended the farm bill.

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Government
12:03 pm
Fri January 4, 2013

Pipeline report goes to Governor

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A state evaluation of TransCanada's route for the Keystone XL oil pipeline through Nebraska has been sent to the governor.

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Government
8:42 am
Fri January 4, 2013

Sen. Johanns gets committee assignments

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Mike Johanns has been named to the powerful Senate Appropriations Committee, as well as those dealing with agriculture, banking and veterans.

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