Posted: Friday, March 1, 2013 12:00 am
Recent events have shaped this spring's state-ordered Omaha school board primary into the most competitive race since 1978.
The Legislature passed a bill last month shrinking the board and mandating new elections. Candidates say the quick passage of that measure, plus recent Omaha Public Schools controversies, led them to run.
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Friday, March 1, 2013 12:00 am.