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State Department rejects TransCanada request to suspend review of Keystone XL

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The State Department has rejected TransCanada’s request to suspend its evaluation of the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline. A spokesman for the State Department tells Washington reporters Secretary of State John Kerry wants to finish the review of Keystone XL. TransCanada asked the State Department of suspend its review until Nebraska settled on a route […]

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TransCanada asks Keystone XL review be suspended

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TransCanada has asked that the Obama Administration suspend its review of the Keystone XL oil pipeline. TransCanada made the request in a letter to Secretary of State John Kerry. “We are asking State to pause its review of Keystone XL based on the fact that we have applied to the Nebraska Public Service Commission for […]

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Repeal repealed: death penalty remains on the books

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While noting that nothing is official yet, Secretary of State John Gale has announced it appears a referendum petition drive has succeeded in blocking the Unicameral’s repeal of the death penalty. Gale’s office has received 120,479 signatures verified by county election authorities to be those of registered Nebraska voters. The drive needed 113,883 certified signatures […]

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Czech out Wilber’s big festival, tonight through Sunday

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A free dance is planned at the Hotel Wilber tonight to kick off the commuity’s 54th annual weekend-long Wilber Czech Festival. This year’s theme is “A Czech-American Adventure,” and Sheryl Kastanek, Secretary of the Nebraska Czechs of Wilber, says the festival involves the young and old alike. “We have kids that dance for us who are […]

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Secretary of State in Norton

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Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach plans to speak at the Annual Meeting of Sunflower Electric Power Corporation at Prairie Land Headquarters tomorrow (today) starting at 12:45 p.m.  His remarks will include the voter identification bill being considered by the legislature.  house bill 2067 is called the Secure and Fair Elections (SAFE) Act.  It was passed on the floor of ...

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