Eyeing Everest

In News, on April 16th, 2014

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Omaha, NE — Robert Kay of Lincoln is pursuing his lifelong dream, for a third time. He’s in Nepal, starting an attempt to climb to the top of Mount Everest. The story of a Nebraska adventurer with a passion for the world’s highest mountain.

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Nebraska State Patrol study recommends hiring more troopers, improving morale

In News, on April 14th, 2014

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Omaha, NE — A shrinking force of uniformed officers, poor morale and high overtime costs are among the concerns raised in a research study commissioned by the Nebraska State Patrol.

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Senators override veto of program for elderly; highway bonds fall short

In News, on April 11th, 2014

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Omaha, NE — The Nebraska Legislature Thursday overrode Gov. Dave Heineman’s veto of a multimillion-dollar effort to keep elderly Nebraskans in their homes, and out of nursing homes. But lawmakers fell short of authorizing $200 million of highway bonds to speed up road construction.

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Are ACA enrollees happy with their coverage?

In News, on April 10th, 2014

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Omaha, NE– Open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act closed last week with more than 7 million Americans signing up for healthcare. A local woman shares her experiences with Obamacare.

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Fraternity pushes students to focus on literacy

In News, on April 10th, 2014

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Omaha, NE — The U.S. Department of Education estimates 32 million American adults can’t read. A local fraternity is hoping to bridge the literacy gap in Nebraska through a reading program.

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Eye doctors at center of storm in unicameral

In News, on April 10th, 2014

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Omaha, NE — Controversy erupted in the Nebraska Legislature Wednesday when a state senator said doctors stopped seeing patients at a clinic where she works in retaliation for a bill she sponsored.

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