Ebola Patient Free Of Virus, Will Be Released Wednesday


Updated: 6:09 AM - Nebraska Medicine reports that Ashoka Mukpo no longer has the Ebola virus in his bloodstream and is free to head back to his home state of Rhode Island. He will be released from the hospital on Wednesday.

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Four More Weeks For Fire Union Contract Negotiations

Posted: 10/22/2014 - At Tuesday's City Council meeting they discussed a proposed contract to cover 2015, 2016, and 2017. Key points include the city is offering a two percent pay raise for firefighters in each of the next three years starting in 2015.

Phony Landlord Has A New Residence

Updated: 10/21/2014 - A suspected con man exposed by Fact Finders has been located. His victims worried he might get away with tricking them out of rent money.
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Corrections Director Corrects Legislative Panel

Updated: 10/21/2014 - Did Nebraska State Senators prevent all the facts from being told when a special committee investigating the Corrections Department held its last hearing? That suggestion was made Tuesday in a letter from the Director of Corrections to the Chairman of the special committee, Senator Steve Lathrop.

Huskers Tailgate Spot Permanently Bans Alcohol

Updated: 10/21/2014 - The Indian Center, a popular Huskers tailgating spot, has now permanently banned alcohol. The move comes after a violent incident that ended with 13 arrests and sent a police officer to the hospital.

Schools Encouraged To Hold Veterans Day Programs

Updated: 10/21/2014 - Stressing what a meaningful event it is for many veterans, Secretary of State John Gale is once again encouraging schools across Nebraska to host programs that will honor local veterans. This is the sixth year that his office has hosted Honor a Veteran.

One Injured In School Bus Crash

Updated: 10/21/2014 - First Responders were called to the scene of a school bus crash during the morning commute Tuesday.
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Read To Win Scholarships Announced

Updated: 5:26 AM - More than $11,500 will be awarded in college savings scholarships across Nebraska including five in the Omaha area.

Bat Research Underway At Fontenelle Forest

Updated: 10/21/2014 - Fontenelle Forest is part of a bat research project involving University of Nebraska –Omaha, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

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