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The Bureau of Criminal Apprehension on Wednesday released new details about the fatal shooting of three first responders over the weekend in Burnsville.
Investigators say Shannon Gooden, 38, fired multiple weapons during the standoff early Sunday in which officers Paul Elmstrand and Matthew Ruge were killed along with paramedic Adam Finseth.
According to a search warrant application, officers responded to the house on 33rd Avenue, in a subdivision near Interstate 35E and Highway 77, on a call about an alleged sexual assault.
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On February 21, the Health and Human Services Committee heard testimony on a LB 920, a bill seeking to address food insecurity among vulnerable populations in Nebraska.
Senator, Terrell McKinney, introduced the bill which would require the state Department of Health and Human Services to establish a Restaurant Meals Program.
Under the program, elderly, disabled or homeless persons receiving SNAP benefits, could use benefits to purchase pre-made meals at below-market price from participating restaurants.
Restaurants would contract with the department to offer meals to eligible individuals.
While LB920 may offer convenience and flexibility policymakers need to carefully consider potential negative consequences of such a program, including the possibility of driving up food costs due to administrative costs associated with implementing such a program and other probable unfortunate consequences.
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I'm Calandra Cooper, candidate for Nebraska Legislative District 11.
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