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Area Schools Awarded Nation’s Highest Honor

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Four schools in South Dakota, four in Nebraska, and five in Iowa received the National Blue Ribbon Award for their academic excellence.

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Utility Companies Reporting Scams Targeting Small Businesses

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Several utility companies across the Midwest are reporting scams that are targeting their customers.

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Nebraska Ballot Change a Logical One

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According to Nebraska Secretary of State, John Gale, changing the gubernatorial ticket to replace Lavon Heidemann's name with Mike Foley's avoids voter confusion.

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Avoidable Crimes Result of Premature Release of Inmates

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Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman says most of the problems that led to the early release of hundreds of inmates are fixed.

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Midwestern Economy Down From August

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The Creighton Economic Forecasting Group released the monthly survey of economic indicators throughout the Midwest.