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Contract Renewed For Lincoln Area School Officers
Sheriff's deputies will continue to roam the hallways of four rural school district buildings near Lincoln with a Lancaster County Board decision that extends a contract between the sheriff's office and the school districts.
North Platte Bulletin
Teacher's union: Prominent campaign contributor
Registered Nebraska political action committees contributed about $2 million to Nebraska state and local candidates' campaigns in the 2012 elections, with the biggest single chunk -- more than a half-million dollars -- coming from the state teachers PAC, according to the campaign filings with the Nebraska Accountability and Disclosure Commission.
An aide says Sen. Ken Haar of Malcolm had the heart attack on Friday. Haar was given medication, but surgery wasn't required.