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Amsterdam's Schiphol compensating air travelers hit by chaos

Kearney Hub 12 Aug 2022
Schiphol's announcement Thursday night heads off a possible mass claim for compensation by passengers who saw their holiday plans evaporate amid hourslong queues for security screening ... “A lot of people have really been looking forward to their holidays abroad, especially after two years of COVID.
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Shopper alert: Iowa's annual sales tax holiday is today and Saturday

Omaha World-Herald 05 Aug 2022
The state’s annual sales tax holiday is under way and ends at midnight on Saturday ... Omaha woman claims the $1 million Powerball prize John Cook says Nebraska was willing to go over scholarship limit to keep Kayla Caffey Shatel ... The tax holiday does not cover any kind of hard hats or helmets, whether they are football, bicycle or motorcycle helmets.
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MUD seeks voluntary water conservation as temperatures rise

Omaha World-Herald 03 Aug 2022
Exceedingly hot, dry weather has pushed demand for water in the Omaha�area to as much as a million gallons a minute, prompting MUD to call for voluntary water conservation. The Omaha area hasn't seen significant rain in nearly a month, since the July 4 holiday, when about 1��inches fell ... Our best Omaha staff photos & videos of July 2022.
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Work on Crossroads development is underway; project now likely to cost $600 million

The Columbus Telegram 19 Jul 2022
A redevelopment agreement would finalize the project's nearly $80 million tax-increment financing loan — making it the largest TIF approval ever granted by the City of Omaha ... in Omaha ... Stephanie Goodrich of Omaha is getting in the Christmas spirit at the Brandeis Crossroads store, browsing through the display of holiday decorations in this Nov.
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Work on Crossroads development is underway; project now likely to cost $600

Omaha World-Herald 15 Jul 2022
EDT Police identify Omaha woman who died after jumping from bridge 'It destroyed me' ... in Omaha ... Bill Mager, Omaha area manager for Abel Corp.; S.J ... Stephanie Goodrich of Omaha is getting in the Christmas spirit at the Brandeis Crossroads store, browsing through the display of holiday decorations in this Nov ... Opera Omaha gala ... Opera Omaha.
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Man accused in threats to kill Rep. Pramila Jayapal released

Omaha World-Herald 14 Jul 2022
EDT Police identify Omaha woman who died after jumping from bridge 'It destroyed me' ... First of two new Julio's restaurants opens in west Omaha. Prosecutors have 72 hours, not including holidays and weekends, to file criminal charges against a person in custody.
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Omaha-area hospitals treat dozens of patients for fireworks-related injuries

Omaha World-Herald 05 Jul 2022
Hospitals in the Omaha metro area treated dozens of patients for fireworks-related injuries over the long holiday weekend.�.
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Combined Goodfellows donations for April and May top $17,000

Omaha World-Herald 26 Jun 2022
Donations go toward one-time emergency aid, including rent and utility assistance, for struggling Omaha-area residents. The charity also distributes holiday meal vouchers and coats, gloves and clothing for schoolchildren ... Omaha ... World-Herald Goodfellows c/o United Way of the Midlands, 2201 Farnam St., Suite 200, Omaha, NE 68102.
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Unofficial state champions: Label was it for Cathedral girls with no official tournament in 1976

The North Platte Telegraph 25 Jun 2022
Cathedral High School bicentennial Greater Omaha League and Omaha World-Herald all-class champs ... Champions of the Greater Omaha League in 1976 ... Three made The World-Herald’s All-Omaha team (it included Metro Conference players) ... They’re pushing everything but basketball, Smagacz told the weekly Omaha Sun newspaper, even though it’s growing.
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Omahans can buy fireworks starting next week; police remind people to follow the law

Omaha World-Herald 24 Jun 2022
The Fourth of July holiday is coming up, and the Omaha Police Department wants to remind people that they need to follow the city's fireworks ordinance. Fireworks can be sold in Omaha from Tuesday, June 28, through Monday, July 4 ... at Seymour Smith Park, 72nd and Harrison Streets, and at Omaha Fire Station 43, at 103rd and Fort Streets.
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'Devastating impact': Nebraska abortion rights backers say they'll work to defeat any legislation banning procedure

The North Platte Telegraph 24 Jun 2022
60-year-old Ogallala cowboy defies his age at Buffalo Bill Rodeo Popular Omaha mini bowling bar and restaurant to open Lincoln location Tesla partners with south North Platte Runza for eight supercharger station Six weeks after female eagle is slain in Seward County, male and chick die, too A flurry of fraud ... Archdiocese of Omaha.
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'Devastating impact': Abortion rights backers say they'll work to defeat any legislation banning procedure

The North Platte Telegraph 24 Jun 2022
60-year-old Ogallala cowboy defies his age at Buffalo Bill Rodeo Popular Omaha mini bowling bar and restaurant to open Lincoln location Tesla partners with south North Platte Runza for eight supercharger station Six weeks after female eagle is slain in Seward County, male and chick die, too A flurry of fraud ... Archdiocese of Omaha.
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AP News Summary at 9:50 p.m. EDT

Fremont Tribune 21 Jun 2022
Betrayal followed Plane crashes in Cass County, Omaha man hurt. Biden says decision on gas tax holiday may come this week ... (AP) — President Joe Biden says he’s considering pressing for a holiday on the federal gasoline tax ... Report ... Shots began Monday at a few locations, though they were expected to ramp up after the Juneteenth federal holiday ... .
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Back in the day, June 19, 1865: Juneteenth born as celebration of freedom; in Omaha, ...

Omaha World-Herald 19 Jun 2022
When Gordon and his troops delivered the news, jubilation spread among the newly freed slaves and to other communities, and that day became a Texas state holiday. Juneteenth is now observed on June 19 across the country, and this year became a federal holiday ... The holiday's observance has evolved over the years in Omaha.
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2 men charged in fatal fireworks explosion that killed 4 near St. Louis

Pittsburgh Tribune Review 19 Jun 2022
BLACK JACK, Mo. — Two men were charged with murder in a house explosion near St. Louis that authorities say killed four people who were assembling fireworks in a garage. St ... They would then sell the fireworks to others ... Categories. News ... Recession not inevitable, gas tax holiday weighed. 6,000 bees removed from inside wall of Omaha couple's home.

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