- Money Headlines
Tuesday, June 25th, 2019

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Flywheel says sale to Austin-based company 'only accelerates' plan for growth in Omaha

Interviewed Monday after Flywheel's workforce was told about the acquisition, co-founder Dusty Davidson said he viewed the deal as a plus for Omaha and an opportunity for the WordPress hosting and management startup that he, Tony Noecker and Rick Knudtson launched in 2012. Read more

Gas prices in Omaha range from $2.23 per gallon to $2.88 per gallon, GasBuddy says

Gas prices in Omaha are 27.1 cents per gallon lower than a month ago, GasBuddy said. Read more

In Omaha, Volkswagen North America CEO talks electric vehicles: small SUV, bus

Scott Keogh was in Omaha on Monday for the grand opening of Baxter Auto Group's new Volkswagen dealership at 17220 Burt St. Read more

2 Council Bluffs casinos would get new owner under Caesars-Eldorado merger

Two casinos, Harrah’s Council Bluffs and Horseshoe Council Bluffs, and the nearby Mid-America Center will change ownership as a result of the blockbuster merger of two of the nation’s largest gambling and entertainment companies on Monday. Read more

UNMC breaks ground on $26 million renovation project

The University of Nebraska Medical Center has its own unique history, and soon that history will have a new home. Read more

Flood updates: Nebraska businesses urged to prepare for next disaster

More than 1,000 businesses in Nebraska were affected by the March blizzard, rains and flooding that developed into Nebraska’s costliest disaster on record, state officials said Monday. Read more

Apps help people find food at a bargain before it goes to waste

A growing movement of environmentally aware people in Germany and beyond are using apps to reduce food waste and try to cut down on climate-wrecking carbon emissions. Read more

Solar industry now has a way to avoid Trump's tariffs: 2-sided panels

The solar industry has a new way of ducking the Trump administration's tariffs on its imports: two-sided panels. Read more

Subscribers only100-year-old former downtown Buick dealership could house office space, restaurant

After a proposed $14 million rehabilitation, the property is expected to attract lawyers and courthouse frequenters who would lease pieces of office space on two of the four floors. Read more

MK Meats to open new facility in Unadilla, Nebraska, doubling size of current plant

MK Meats, a locally owned custom meat processing plant and retail butcher shop, plans a new 6,000-square-feet facility in Unadilla. Read more