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Affordable Housing Opportunities - Local News Story

Jun 22, 2017 - 9:28 AM

Area Organizations Offer Affordable Housing Opportunities

MADISON — Repairing or building a home in Northeast Nebraska can be a reality according to t...

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How to Paint Interior Walls

Jun 20, 2017 - 11:37 AM

Have you been thinking about repainting? Check out this video for some tips on painting interior walls from The Home Depot.


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Jun 14, 2017 - 4:38 PM

June is National Safety Month


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High-Return Investments for Children

Jun 12, 2017 - 1:50 PM

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by Maya Brennan and Erika Poethig

Since the Federal Reserve System hosted the first Community Development Research Conference 20 years ago, more than 10 million Americans have dropped out of high school and far too many children have missed out on high...

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Community Development Grant - First National Bank

Jun 7, 2017 - 3:09 PM


We received a $15,000 grant from First National Bank to increase access to affordable housing in our communities. This will help us provide Down Payment Assistance to 10 households working through our Purchase/Rehab/Resell program. This award marks our fourth consecutive year receivi...

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Summer Travel Budget Tips

May 23, 2017 - 12:01 PM

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It’s easy to get carried away when traveling, buying souvenirs, eating at restaurants and upgrading your flights and accommodations. But the last thing you want is to face a big bill when you get home.

Here are some tips ...

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Homebuying Glossary

Apr 6, 2017 - 4:50 PM

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Spring Forward

Mar 10, 2017 - 9:10 AM

Daylight savings time returns this weekend.

The short-term pain: Lose an hour of sleep Saturday night.

The long-term gain: Enjoy more evening light in the months ahead, when the weather warms and you want to be outdoors.

Advance your clocks by 1 hour before tucking in, so yo...

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