Malcolm X Foundation opens new headquarters

December 23rd, 2010

By Angel Martin

Omaha, NE – The Malcolm X Foundation opened its new headquarters this month, after receiving $200,000 in grant funding from the Nebraska Historical Grant Committee. Angel Martin attended the grand opening celebration Dec. 23rd, and filed this report.

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Update: Recall election will go ahead Jan. 25

December 21st, 2010

By Robyn Wisch, KVNO News

Omaha, NE – A date has been set for a recall election of Omaha Mayor Jim Suttle. Meanwhile, a legal fight to challenge its validity continues in court.

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Senator pushes for city-county mergers

December 20th, 2010

By Robyn Wisch, KVNO News

Omaha, NE – Nebraska’s 93 counties may come under pressure to merge with city government next year. The Nebraska Legislature is looking for ways to save money, and close a projected budget shortfall of close to $1 billion.

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Update from Afghanistan

December 20th, 2010

By Mike Tobias

Lincoln, NE – Several hundred Nebraska Army National Guard soldiers currently call Afghanistan home. NET News’ Mike Tobias talked with the commander of this Nebraska unit about their mission and conditions in country.

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Suttle’s day in court

December 20th, 2010

By Robyn Wisch, KVNO News

Omaha, NE – The proposed recall election of Omaha Mayor Jim Suttle was challenged in court today. Opponents say the recall petition drive should be dismissed, because it was fraught with fraud.

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Will North Omaha thrive again?

December 17th, 2010

By Angel Martin

Omaha, NE – In an effort to revive targeted poverty areas in Omaha, the North Omaha Historical Grant Committee announced the distribution of thousands of dollars for programs wanting to restore the area. And, earlier this week, at a public meeting they announced which groups received the green light.

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