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Amid backlash over library plans, Heritage exec says Omaha system will remain 'public entity'

Omaha World-Herald 23 Sep 2021
Omaha’s urban park changed the city once ... An earlier plan to rework the Omaha Public Library’s oversight and operational structure is not under consideration as part of a major capital investment in the libraries, a philanthropic leader said Wednesday ... Local News. Find out what could be in store as Omaha reimagines its public libraries.
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This weekend offers everything from a swap meet and food truck festival to rodeos and ...

Fremont Tribune 23 Sep 2021
Raul Midon, 7 p.m., Holland Center Outdoors, Omaha ...Disney’s Descendants,” 7 p.m., The Rose Theater, Omaha ... “Murder on the Orient Express,” 7.30 p.m., Hawks Mainstage Theater, Omaha Community Playhouse ... Omaha River City PRCA Rodeo, 7.30 p.m., CHI Health Center Omaha ... to 5 p.m., Omaha Children’s Museum.
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Meetings set for Omaha Public Library plans; Stothert calls social media posts 'irresponsible'

Omaha World-Herald 23 Sep 2021
As planning continues on a major library fundraising campaign, the Omaha Public Library will hold four community forums to gather public input on the library system’s future. Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert KENT SIEVERS, THE WORLD-HERALD ... "Social media posts suggesting the Omaha Public Library system will be privatized are completely false," she said.
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As Nebraska deals with labor shortage, companies get creative in filling jobs

Omaha World-Herald 23 Sep 2021
Andrew Tauzier, 36, of Omaha, lines up pieces of metal to weld together welds at Lozier in Omaha on Wednesday ... The Lozier Corporation in Omaha hired him and seven others with no previous welding experience, giving them free training and hiring bonuses ... Omaha State and Regional News ... Lozier in Omaha on Wednesday, September 15, 2021 ... Local Business News.
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Mechanic who performed CPR meets Omaha man he saved

Omaha World-Herald 23 Sep 2021
Jessica Wade ... We have information on just how to conduct CPR and why it’s important ... The 58-year-old Omaha man doesn’t remember falling to the floor and seizing, his heart in ventricular fibrillation and racing at more than 200 beats per minute ... Omaha State and Regional News ... Medal sought for Black WWII sailor from Omaha lauded as hero, then forgotten.
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Defunct Nebraska biogas plant to pay $1.1 million for environmental breaches

Omaha World-Herald 23 Sep 2021
State and Regional News ... Our best Omaha staff photos & videos of September 2021. Matthew Strunc, 10, of Omaha, balances double corn heads during a Nebraska Alumni Association party ahead of the Huskers vs ... Bennington's Cayden Bluhm has the ball punched out by Omaha Skutt's Nolan Schwartz at Bennington High School on Friday.
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UNL sexual assault awareness fundraiser defrauded of nearly $11K, police say

Omaha World-Herald 23 Sep 2021
The organizers, affiliated with 402ink, a Lincoln screen printer, reported the fraud to Lincoln Police at 7.30 p.m ... Olivia Minderman, a first-year student from Omaha and a Greek life member, launched the campaign in the tumultuous week after allegations surfaced involving a member of the Phi Gamma Delta fraternity.� ... Omaha State and Regional News ... 26.
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Fremont children highlighting storm drains to promote conservation

Fremont Tribune 23 Sep 2021
COLLIN SPILINEK Fremont Tribune ... Subscribe to The Fremont Tribune and get unlimited access to local news. Pasco Firefighters Rescue Teen Stuck In Storm Drain For Hour and other news from the Newport Richey Patch ... The best breaking news, stories, and events from the Patch network of local news sites. Storms leave swath of damage across Omaha. .
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Ciao! Omaha and Carlentini, Italy, sign friendship agreement

Omaha World-Herald 22 Sep 2021
Omaha’s connection to Carlentini, Italy, created by two Italian brothers and forged over a century of heritage, reached an official level Wednesday ... From the Durham Museum on Omaha’s end of the ceremony, Mayor Jean Stothert said a great distance separates the cities, but a great friendship connects them. Local News ... Local News.
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Rough Nebraska summer — drought, flooding, heat — reveals signs of climate change

Omaha World-Herald 22 Sep 2021
The first day of fall is Wednesday, and the new season is starting off mild and dry with daytime highs in the 70s in Omaha the rest of the week ... Omaha State and Regional News ... Winds were clocked at 86 mph in Alliance, 84 mph in Grand Island and 96 mph in Omaha, according to Shulski and the National Weather Service ... Local News.
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House renews law allowing VA to build hospitals with private aid

Omaha World-Herald 22 Sep 2021
A ribbon cutting ceremony for the Victory II Apartments in Omaha on Friday, September 18, 2020 ... Local News. Omaha VA explores partnership for new care facility, including possibly UNMC's Project NExT ... The original CHIP-IN for Veterans Act allowed Omaha’s Heritage Services to raise $30 million for the VA clinic, and lead the construction.
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Weekend events: Saddle up for River City Rodeo, European car show and fall festival fun

Omaha World-Herald 22 Sep 2021
Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out these events throughout the Omaha area ... CHI Health Center Omaha, 455 N ... Omaha State and Regional News ... Our best Omaha staff photos & videos of September 2021 ... Daegan Page outside Braman Mortuary in southwest Omaha on Friday ... Daegan Page as the procession carrying his body drove through Omaha on Friday.
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BID approves purchase for downtown Fremont speaker system

Fremont Tribune 22 Sep 2021
COLLIN SPILINEK Fremont Tribune. The Downtown Business Improvement District Board approved the purchasing of units for a downtown speaker system at its meeting Tuesday ... Mullen said the current plan is around 8 a.m ... 1 ... 12 ... 26 ... Subscribe to The Fremont Tribune and get unlimited access to local news ... Daegan Page makes its way through downtown Omaha. .
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Prominent priest stole $275,000, Omaha police say

York News-Times 21 Sep 2021
The former chancellor of Omaha's archdiocese is suspected of stealing almost $180,000 from a former priest accused of sexual misconduct and almost $100,000 from a church in Springfield. The Archdiocese of Omaha announced last month that the Rev ... Gutgsell ARCHDIOCESE OF OMAHA ... Cecilia Cathedral in Omaha ... Patrick Catholic Church in South Omaha.
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Omaha police say prominent priest stole $275,000

Omaha World-Herald 21 Sep 2021
The former chancellor of Omaha’s archdiocese is suspected of stealing almost $180,000 from a former priest accused of sexual misconduct and almost $100,000 from a church in Springfield. The Archdiocese of Omaha announced last month that the Rev ... Gutgsell ARCHDIOCESE OF OMAHA ... Cecilia Cathedral in Omaha ... Patrick Catholic Church in South Omaha.
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