Heineman calls on Obama to deny Keystone permit

August 31st, 2011

By Robyn Wisch, KVNO News

Omaha, NE – Governor Dave Heineman called on President Barack Obama and U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to deny TransCanada’s permit request to build the Keystone XL pipeline today.

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City Council steps in, takes Mayor off fire union negotiations

August 31st, 2011

By Lindsey Peterson

Omaha, NE- The Omaha City Council voted to continue contract negotiations with the Omaha Fire Union Tuesday, but with themselves as the negotiators.

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Bemis artist bridges cultures

August 31st, 2011

By Robyn Wisch, KVNO News

Omaha, NE – The Bemis Center for Contemporary Art will present the work of three artists-in-residence Thursday night, including a local artist who is using her work to bridge cultures.

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FEMA opens flood recovery centers

August 29th, 2011

By Fred Knapp

Lincoln, NE – As floodwaters recede on the Missouri River, discussion is underway about how to prevent a similar flood in the future. Meanwhile, Nebraskans along the river are trying to recover.

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The Interrupters could spark conversation about crime

August 26th, 2011

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Omaha, NE – As violence in Omaha continues to escalate, can a documentary about Chicago offer us some hope and insight?

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Yarn Bombs in Omaha

August 25th, 2011

By Angel Martin

Omaha, NE – The Yarn Bomb movement will tag its way into the Joslyn Art Museum this Sunday.

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