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Lincoln Hospitals Prepared for Ebola

Updated: 10/16/2014 - The recent Ebola diagnosis of two Dallas nurses has prompted hospitals like CHI Health St. Elizabeth to toughen up on policies and procedures when it comes to treating infectious diseases.

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Driver Disappears After Crashing Car

Updated: 10/16/2014 - The driver of a vehicle that crashed south of Plattsmouth is still missing. A vehicle went off the road near Horning Road and 24th Avenue Wednesday evening, but passers-by could not find the driver.

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OPPD Takes Next Step To Build New Transmission Line

Updated: 10/16/2014 - The Omaha Public Power District has taken the next step in an effort to build a new high-voltage transmission line into Missouri. The board approved the purchase of steel poles needed to build 45 miles of high-voltage transmission lines.

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Johanns Supports Travel Restrictions

Updated: 10/16/2014 - As pressure increases on President Obama to enact travel restrictions from West Africa to the United States, U.S. Sen. Mike Johanns (R- Neb) announces his support for such a move.

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Disney on Ice Adds Show for Lincoln Stop

Updated: 10/16/2014 - A 5:00 p.m. performance on Sunday, November 23rd has been added to the line-up for Disney On Ice presents Worlds of Fantasy. The show debuts at Lincoln's Pinnacle Bank Arena Friday, November 21st through Sunday, November 23rd.

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Think Twice Before Filing Home Insurance Claims

Updated: 10/16/2014 - Nebraska homeowners pay 13% more for homeowner’s insurance after making just one claim, according to a new insuranceQuotes.com report. That’s above the national average (+9%) and should make Nebraska residents think carefully about filing a modest-sized claim.

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Second Minimum Wage Public Hearing

Updated: 10/16/2014 - A public hearing on minimum wage took place at the OPS TAC building on Wednesday. A small group of people came together to talk about the pros and cons of initiative 425, which would raise minimum wage to $9 in Nebraska.

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Sexting and Nude Photos: Why It's Important To Warn Your Kids

Updated: 10/15/2014 - Naked pictures of teens circulating around an Iowa High School are catching the attention of those in the Heartland. An expert with Boys Town told WOWT 6 News Wednesday, that the spread of naked pictures is one reason why it is important to sit down and have a real, detailed, and specific conversation with children, despite their reaction.

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White Cane Safety Day Celebrated

Posted: 10/15/2014 - A number of people in the metro celebrated White Cane Safety Day on Wednesday. It's a day to remember how the white cane has allowed so many visually impaired people to become more independent.

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Nebraska Medicine Grows As Ebola Expert

Updated: 10/15/2014 - As concerns for Ebola grow across the country, Nebraska Medicine is at the forefront as one of the leading experts on the subject.

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Stolen Car Suspects In Court

Updated: 10/15/2014 - Two suspects from Kansas arrested in August entered pleas in Cass County District Court yesterday.

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Access To Cemetery Dispute

Posted: 10/15/2014 - Public access to Rock Bluff Cemetery clarified. Entry can be made by walking alongside the north fence line.

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