homestead-national-monument

Homestead National Monument to Host Storytelling Festival

BEATRICE, Neb. (AP) — The Homestead National Monument of America has scheduled a storytelling festival this week. The performances are …Read More

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Warren Buffett

Buffett Expects Another Big Crowd at Shareholder Meeting

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The crowd at this year’s Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting is likely to top 40,000 as the …Read More

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carbon-monoxide

3rd Child Dies After Carbon Monoxide Leak in Ohio Home

TROY, Ohio (AP) — A third child has died after being found in an Ohio home where there were high …Read More

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POT-BUST

Authorities Seize 15 Tons of Marijuana at US-Mexico Border

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Federal authorities have seized more than 15 tons of marijuana in a near-record bust at a …Read More

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good-news

Blind Dog Rescued After Being Lost for 2 Weeks In the Cold

FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — A blind dog who wandered away from her Ester home during a cold snap has been …Read More

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beekeeping

Grand Island Beekeeping Plan Sent Back to Drawing Board

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — A Grand Island animal advisory board has sent a plan to allow beehives within city …Read More

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judgeship

Omaha Man Sentenced to Probation for Tax Evasion

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 44-year-old Omaha real estate agent accused of running a sports bookmaking operation has been sentenced …Read More

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fatal-accident

Woman Dies in Midtown Omaha Crash

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A driver has died in a midtown Omaha crash that also severely injured her adult passenger, …Read More

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ambulance-lights

Police: Man, 60, Crushed to Death at Ohio Machine Shop

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Police say a 60-year-old man has been crushed to death at a machine shop in Ohio. …Read More

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Winnebago-Tribe

Report Slams Winnebago Tribe Council Member Bonuses, Perks

WINNEBAGO, Neb. (AP) — A tribal investigative committee says Winnebago tribal council members have been paid hundreds of thousands of …Read More

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gavel-and-scale

Omaha Woman Imprisoned for Poisoning Margaritas

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha woman who has been in prison since 2004 for poisoning her sister-in-law’s margaritas has …Read More

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miss-america

Miss America Organization President is Stepping Down

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The president of the Miss America Organization is stepping down after nearly two years at …Read More

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omaha-ps

Family Sues Omaha School District After Daughter’s Assault

BELVEDERE, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha family is suing the school district after they say that their 8-year-old daughter was …Read More

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judgeship

Lincoln Judge Gives Kansas Man 9 Years for Elderly Scam

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln judge has sentenced a Kansas man to nine years in prison for a scam …Read More

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Google Maps

Nebraska Man Arrested After Calling 911 About Cell Troubles

BEATRICE, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska man has been arrested on eight charges after he called 911 complaining that he …Read More

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fire

Fire Official: Flames Destroyed Eastern Nebraska Farmhouse

NEHAWKA, Neb. (AP) — A fire official says a fire destroyed a three-story farmhouse in eastern Nebraska. The Nehawka Volunteer …Read More

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cnh

CNH Announces More Layoffs at Grand Island Plant

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — A farm implement plant in Grand Island will be eliminating the jobs of 136 more …Read More

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merrick-county

Ex-Sheriff’s Office Employee Drops Lawsuit Against Merrick County

CENTRAL CITY, Neb. (AP) — Court records say a woman acquitted of theft has dropped a lawsuit she filed against …Read More

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jail

Walthill Man Gets 3 Years for Punching Girlfriend

WALTHILL, Neb. (AP) — An eastern Nebraska man has been sentenced to more than 3 years in prison for punching …Read More

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land-o-frost

About 125 Workers Losing Jobs with Closure of Nebraska Plant

WEST POINT, Neb. (AP) — About 125 workers have been told they’ll be losing their jobs when a meat plant …Read More

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nebraska-city-ne

Nebraska City Mayor Resigns with Blast at City Council

NEBRASKA CITY, Neb. (AP) — The mayor of Nebraska City has resigned, saying he’d been undermined by some members of …Read More

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bellevue-police-patch

Bellevue Police: Burglary Suspect Arrested After Spotted Riding Child’s Bike

BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) — A man has been arrested after Bellevue police say they spotted him pedaling on a child’s …Read More

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omaha-police

Omaha Chief Says Robbery Suspect Shot in Back by Officer

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha Police Chief Todd Schmaderer says a robbery suspect killed this week by police was shot …Read More

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adults-only

Man Seeking Best Spot for Strip Club Near Grand Island

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln-based porn site operator is looking for the best spot near Grand Island to …Read More

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