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News in Douglas County, Nebraska

Enterovirus surfaces in Douglas County
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:27:15 -0700

Douglas County health experts say lab tests confirm the first confirmed case of enterovirus D68 

22 Persian cats seized from Omaha home
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:37:11 -0700

Nebraska Humane Society officials say the cats were covered in matted fur and sores.

Nebraska has confirmed case of respiratory virus
Sun, 21 Sep 2014 06:01:18 -0700

The Douglas County Health Department in Omaha has confirmed its first case of an unusual respiratory illness that has recently affected children across the country.

Lancaster, Sarpy counties ax immigration detainers
Wed, 10 Sep 2014 08:07:44 -0700

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Two of Nebraska's most populous counties have stopped honoring federal requests to hold suspected immigrants in jail without a warrant, and civil rights groups are now pushing Nebraska's largest county to also stop the practice. Lancaster and Sarpy counties have joined Hall County in ...

Military hardware gives rural officers sense of security
Sat, 20 Sep 2014 23:07:30 -0700

Thousands of communities across the country, including 179 in Iowa and Nebraska, have benefited from a federal program that allows for the transfer of excess U.S. Defense Department equipment to local

Nebraska Supreme Court rules in favor of Walmart in worker's death
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:36:20 -0700

The Nebraska Supreme Court ruled Walmart will not be held liable for a construction worker’s death in Omaha, but a jury should decide if the general contractor could.

1 person killed in Douglas County collision
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:52:36 -0700

VALLEY, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a man has died in a collision involving a truck and a pickup in western Douglas County.

One Person Killed in Douglas County Collision
Thu, 11 Sep 2014 13:48:02 -0700

Authorities say a man has died in a collision involving a truck and a pickup in western Douglas County.

Contractor to Again Face Lawsuit Over 2008 Death
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:33:00 -0700

The Nebraska Supreme Court has revived a lawsuit against a general contractor over the 2008 death of a worker.

The Immigrant Experience: Debate on ICE holds continues
Sat, 20 Sep 2014 22:54:42 -0700

CEDAR RAPIDS — Five months after the American Civil Liberties Union of Iowa sent a letter to Iowa’s 99 county sheriffs that recommended they no longer comply with detainer requests from...