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A History of North Omaha’s Fort Lisa

This is a history of North Omaha’s Fort Lisa, including its location, history and more.

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A History of the Minne Lusa Creek in North Omaha

The Minne Lusa Creek used to run wild through North Omaha. Here’s its short story…

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A History of Carter Lake

Everything begins somewhere. For Omaha’s Carter Lake, it was as a fun-filled day in the water for all kinds of people. Following is the early history of the place. It includes a waterfront boardwalk, hotels, a resort, clubs and an amusement park.