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8:06 am
Fri April 25, 2014

Ridesharing offers freebies in Lincoln, Omaha

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — State regulators will keep an eye on the ridesharing company Lyft as it offers free services in Lincoln and Omaha for the next two weeks.

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General News
6:06 am
Fri April 25, 2014

Commemorating the Trial of Ponca Chief Standing Bear

General Crook House

On Friday, May 9th, the Douglas County Historical Society will mark the 135th anniversary of the trial of Ponca Chief Standing Bear with a series of activities.

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Education
2:30 pm
Thu April 24, 2014

OPS board approves five-year strategic plan

More students graduating from high school in four years is one of the outcomes identified in OPS’ five-year strategic plan.

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Government
8:08 am
Thu April 24, 2014

Bill to end dog racing surfaces in Senate

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A bill that would end greyhound racing in Council Bluffs but permits racing to continue in Dubuque is scheduled to be considered Thursday morning by a Senate subcommittee.

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Government
8:06 am
Thu April 24, 2014

Governor touts Nebraska jobs for veterans

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Governor Dave Heineman is hoping to lure military veterans to Nebraska with a campaign touting good jobs for vets.

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General News
6:06 am
Thu April 24, 2014

OPS Students help with Heartland 2050

130 Omaha Public Schools high school students have been canvassing neighborhoods around the city, gathering information for Heartland 2050.

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Government
4:51 pm
Wed April 23, 2014

Iowa House backs tax credits for wind energy

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The project completion deadline and tax credits for wind energy and other renewable energy projects would be extended under a bill overwhelmingly approved by the Iowa House.

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Politics & Elections
2:30 pm
Wed April 23, 2014

Voter registration deadlines approaching for primary election

You have through Thursday to register to vote at DMV or Omaha Public Library locations for the 2014 primary election.

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Council Bluffs
8:07 am
Wed April 23, 2014

Interim Council Bluffs police chief swears in son

(Information in the following story is from: The Daily Nonpareil, http://www.nonpareilonline.com )

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — The interim police chief in Council Bluffs has been given a unique opportunity to formally welcome his son as an officer.

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Politics & Elections
8:04 am
Wed April 23, 2014

Ricketts, Bruning spar in Nebraska governor's race

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Republican primary race for governor is heating up between Omaha businessman Pete Ricketts and Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning.

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