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Omaha Hosting Senior Open

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The Omaha Country Club is gearing up for the start of the U.S. Senior Open this week.  Sales were brisk Monday as shoppers arrived for the 9 a.m. opening of a 10-thousand square foot merchandise tent.  An event spokesman tells the “World-Herald” it’s the first time the USGA has offered merchandise to the public before the start of a championship event.

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