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KETV 7 Omaha
NDOR receives rave reviews for handling of blizzard, I-80Traffic appears to be flowing smoothly on Interstate 80 from border to border.
NDOR receives rave reviews for handling of blizzard, I-80
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted yesterday
Traffic appears to be flowing smoothly on Interstate 80 from border to border. More than 200 miles of the interstate was reopened Wednesday afternoon after being shut down for over 24 hours. KETV NewsWatch 7 spoke to truck drivers who are giving... Read more
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KOLN Lincoln
1011Now | Lincoln, Grand Island, Nebraska | News, Weather, SportsOnline brokerage TD Ameritrade is acquiring research firm FA Insight, so it can
1011Now | Lincoln, Grand Island, Nebraska | News, Weather, Sports
KOLN Lincoln / Posted yesterday
Online brokerage TD Ameritrade is acquiring research firm FA Insight, so it can better help investment advisers it serves analyze markets and their businesses. A Minnesota woman who admitted pouring carpet cleaner in the ice tea of her boyfriend's... Read more
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KOLN Lincoln
1011Now | Lincoln, Grand Island, Nebraska | News, Weather, SportsMayor Chris Beutler has announced that the snow emergency parking ban for Linco
1011Now | Lincoln, Grand Island, Nebraska | News, Weather, Sports
KOLN Lincoln / Posted yesterday
Mayor Chris Beutler has announced that the snow emergency parking ban for Lincoln has been lifted. Where allowed, parking will again be available on major streets and bus routes. The $11 million dollar John Breslow Ice Hockey Center was officially... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Suspected tornado damages Army post in GeorgiaThe Latest on the winter storm system affecting a broad swath of the Midwest an
Suspected tornado damages Army post in Georgia
Marshall Independent / Posted yesterday
The Latest on the winter storm system affecting a broad swath of the Midwest and Southern U.S. (all times local): 6:30 p.m. A spokesman for Fort Stewart says a suspected tornado left a trail of damage inside the Army post in southeast... Read more
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WRCB Chattanooga
Suspected tornado damages Army post in GeorgiaThe Latest on the winter storm system affecting a broad swath of the Midwest an
Suspected tornado damages Army post in Georgia
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted 2 days ago
The Latest on the winter storm system affecting a broad swath of the Midwest and Southern U.S. (all times local): 6:30 p.m. An Army spokesman says a suspected tornado left a trail of damage at an Army post in southeast Georgia. Fort Stewart... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Tornado strikes women's prison, damages buildingThe Latest on the winter storm system trekking across the U.S. (all times local
Tornado strikes women's prison, damages building
Marshall Independent / Posted 2 days ago
The Latest on the winter storm system trekking across the U.S. (all times local): 11 a.m. Federal authorities say a tornado damaged the administration building of a women's prison in Alabama, but caused no injuries to inmates or the staff. The... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Forecasters say EF2 tornado hit west AlabamaThe Latest on the winter storm system trekking across the U.S. (all times local
Forecasters say EF2 tornado hit west Alabama
Marshall Independent / Posted 2 days ago
The Latest on the winter storm system trekking across the U.S. (all times local): 10:30 a.m. The National Weather Service says an EF2 tornado struck rural western Alabama and destroyed more than a dozen homes. Officials say the tornado struck the... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Tornado strikes women's prison, damages buildingThe Latest on the winter storm system affecting a broad swatch of the Midwest a
Tornado strikes women's prison, damages building
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 2 days ago
The Latest on the winter storm system affecting a broad swatch of the Midwest and Southern U.S. (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Several Nebraska schools and businesses remain closed for a second day as workers attempt to reopen snow-covered... Read more
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WRCB Chattanooga
Tornado strikes women's prison, damages buildingThe Latest on the winter storm system affecting a broad swatch of the Midwest a
Tornado strikes women's prison, damages building
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted 2 days ago
The Latest on the winter storm system affecting a broad swatch of the Midwest and Southern U.S. (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Several Nebraska schools and businesses remain closed for a second day as workers attempt to reopen snow-covered... Read more
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ABC News
Tornado Strikes Women's Prison, Damages BuildingThe Latest on the winter storm system affecting a broad swatch of the Midwest a
Tornado Strikes Women's Prison, Damages Building
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
The Latest on the winter storm system affecting a broad swatch of the Midwest and Southern U.S. (all times local): The Nebraska Roads Department said Wednesday that a 275-mile stretch of Interstate 80 is closed from Ogallala east to Lincoln. Other... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
North Carolina News - WPMI Local 15The Latest: Forecasters say EF2 tornado hit west Alabama February 03, 2016 10:
North Carolina News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted 2 days ago
The Latest: Forecasters say EF2 tornado hit west Alabama February 03, 2016 10:43 CST Eds: Updates with National Weather Service saying a tornado struck in Alabama, destroying more than a dozen homes. With BC-US--Severe... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
PHOTOS: Wednesday morning look at icy interstateAs the sun rose Wednesday, it was clear it would still take time for road crews
PHOTOS: Wednesday morning look at icy interstate
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 2 days ago
As the sun rose Wednesday, it was clear it would still take time for road crews to reopen Interstate 80. Take a look at camera views from the Nebraska Department of Roads showing ice-covered traffic lanes across the state, and a deserted... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
National News - WPMI Local 15The Latest: Homes, school buildings damaged in Tennessee February 03, 2016 07:
National News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted 2 days ago
The Latest: Homes, school buildings damaged in Tennessee February 03, 2016 07:24 GMT Eds: Updates with storm damage in Tennessee. %classify(id:0a675f365b674c1086dc25602b976baa;section:AP Event;name:Severe Weather;By The Associated Press The... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
The Latest: No-travel advisory issued in southwest MinnesotaJACKSON, Miss. (AP) � The Latest on the winter storm system trekking across the
The Latest: No-travel advisory issued in southwest Minnesota
The Gadsden Times / Posted 2 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) � The Latest on the winter storm system trekking across the U.S. (all times local): Authorities say a large tornado in rural western Alabama left a trail of damage as powerful storms moved into the state. The National Weather... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Tornado damages homes, trees in rural AlabamaJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The Latest on the winter storm system trekking across the
Tornado damages homes, trees in rural Alabama
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 2 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The Latest on the winter storm system trekking across the U.S. (all times local): Authorities say a large tornado in rural western Alabama left a trail of damage as powerful storms moved into the state. The National Weather... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Tornado damages homes in MississippiOMAHA, Neb. (AP) - The Latest on the winter storm system trekking east across t
Tornado damages homes in Mississippi
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 3 days ago
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - The Latest on the winter storm system trekking east across the U.S. (all times local): 4:45 p.m. A sheriff in eastern Mississippi says a tornado has damaged homes, toppled trees and knocked out power. Lauderdale County Sheriff... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Powerful winds damage college student housingJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The Latest on the winter storm system trekking across the
Powerful winds damage college student housing
KTTC Rochester / Posted 3 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The Latest on the winter storm system trekking across the U.S. (all times local): 6:25 p.m. Authorities say strong winds in eastern Mississippi damaged student housing at a community college, though no injuries were... Read more
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Island Packet
The Latest: Tornado damages homes in MississippiThe Latest on the winter storm system trekking east across the U.S. (all times
The Latest: Tornado damages homes in Mississippi
Island Packet / Posted 3 days ago
The Latest on the winter storm system trekking east across the U.S. (all times local): 4:45 p.m. A sheriff in eastern Mississippi says a tornado has damaged homes, toppled trees and knocked out power. Lauderdale County Sheriff Billy Sollie says... Read more
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ABC News
Powerful Winds Damage College Student HousingThe Latest on the winter storm system trekking across the U.S. (all times local
Powerful Winds Damage College Student Housing
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
The Latest on the winter storm system trekking across the U.S. (all times local): Authorities say strong winds in eastern Mississippi damaged student housing at a community college, though no injuries were immediately reported. The damage occurred... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Tornado damages homes in MississippiOMAHA, Neb. (AP) - The Latest on the winter storm system trekking east across t
Tornado damages homes in Mississippi
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 3 days ago
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - The Latest on the winter storm system trekking east across the U.S. (all times local): 4:45 p.m. A sheriff in eastern Mississippi says a tornado has damaged homes, toppled trees and knocked out power. Lauderdale County Sheriff... Read more
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North Platte Bulletin
Storm paralyzes city, while crews dig outNearly a foot of snow fell overnight Monday in North Platte, virtually paralyzi
Storm paralyzes city, while crews dig out
North Platte Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
Nearly a foot of snow fell overnight Monday in North Platte, virtually paralyzing the city Tuesday. City snow removal crews hit the streets at midnight and hoped to finish clearing the emergency snow routes by late Tuesday afternoon, Public Service... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
National News - WPMI Local 15The Latest: Winter storm forces major Nebraska road closures February 02, 2016
National News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted 3 days ago
The Latest: Winter storm forces major Nebraska road closures February 02, 2016 16:09 GMT Eds: Will be updated. With AP Photos. %classify(id:0a675f365b674c1086dc25602b976baa;section:AP Event;name:Severe Weather; OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- The Latest on... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Winter storm forces major Nebraska road closuresOMAHA, Neb. (AP) - The Latest on the winter storm system trekking east across t
Winter storm forces major Nebraska road closures
KTTC Rochester / Posted 3 days ago
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - The Latest on the winter storm system trekking east across the U.S. (all times local): 10:05 a.m. Heavy snow and strong winds have forced officials to close more than 100 miles of Interstate 80 in eastern Nebraska because of... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Winter storm forces major Nebraska road closuresOMAHA, Neb. (AP) - The Latest on the winter storm system trekking east across t
Winter storm forces major Nebraska road closures
KWWL Iowa / Posted 3 days ago
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - The Latest on the winter storm system trekking east across the U.S. (all times local): 10:05 a.m. Heavy snow and strong winds have forced officials to close more than 100 miles of Interstate 80 in eastern Nebraska because of... Read more
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KOLN Lincoln
Gov. Ricketts urges Nebraskans to monitor weather conditionsLINCOLN, Neb. (Press Release) -- Monday, Governor Pete Ricketts urged Nebraskan
Gov. Ricketts urges Nebraskans to monitor weather conditions
KOLN Lincoln / Posted 4 days ago
LINCOLN, Neb. (Press Release) -- Monday, Governor Pete Ricketts urged Nebraskans to use caution and monitor weather conditions. As heavy snowfall, blizzard conditions, and winter weather warnings are affecting much of the state, Nebraska state... Read more
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redOrbit
Conductive concrete could make snowy roads a thing of the pastJanuary 25, 2016 by Chuck Bednar As much of the eastern US continues to recov
Conductive concrete could make snowy roads a thing of the past
redOrbit / Posted 10 days ago
January 25, 2016 by Chuck Bednar As much of the eastern US continues to recover from a massive winter storm that dumped more than three feet of snow in some places, experts at the... Read more
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Science Daily
Conductive concrete could keep roads safer in winter weather: Concrete that conducts electricity an alternative to salt and chemicalsThe snow accumulates on the grass surrounding the slab and initially clings to
Conductive concrete could keep roads safer in winter weather: Concrete that conducts electricity an alternative to salt and chemicals
Science Daily / Posted 13 days ago
The snow accumulates on the grass surrounding the slab and initially clings to the concrete, too. But as the minutes pass and the snow begins melting from only its surface, the slab reveals its secret: Like razors, stoves and guitars before it, this... Read more
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PhysOrg
De-icing concrete could improve roadway safety, guard against corporate espionageChris Tuan, professor of civil engineering at the University of Nebraska-Lincol
De-icing concrete could improve roadway safety, guard against corporate espionage
PhysOrg / Posted 14 days ago
Chris Tuan, professor of civil engineering at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, stands on a slab of conductive concrete that can carry enough electrical current to melt ice during winter storms. Tuan is working with the Federal Aviation... Read more
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North Platte Bulletin
Sutherland Bridge renovation climbs on state's waiting listA new, much-anticipated Sutherland Bridge is not going to be built soon, but co
Sutherland Bridge renovation climbs on state's waiting list
North Platte Bulletin / Posted 17 days ago
A new, much-anticipated Sutherland Bridge is not going to be built soon, but construction could begin in a couple years, Lincoln County.Commissioner Joe Hewgley said Tuesday. A new bridge is now No. 2 on the state waiting list of major... Read more
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North Platte Bulletin
Department of Roads sets public hearingThe Nebraska Department of Roads is updating its capital improvement project pr
Department of Roads sets public hearing
North Platte Bulletin / Posted 24 days ago
The Nebraska Department of Roads is updating its capital improvement project prioritization process and wants to hear from you. As a stakeholder, your input is important. A stakeholder meeting will be held from 1–3 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 14 in... Read more
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North Platte Bulletin
Packed hearing: Opponents speak against closure of South River RoadMore than 40 people crowded into the Lincoln County Commissioners meeting room
Packed hearing: Opponents speak against closure of South River Road
North Platte Bulletin / Posted 1 months ago
More than 40 people crowded into the Lincoln County Commissioners meeting room Monday to object to closing the road that was destroyed by record-high floodwaters in May-June. Before a public hearing began, Commissioner Chairman Joe Hewgley said... Read more

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