Columbus College Could Get Local Transit

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — The city of Columbus and the local community college will discuss extending public transit service to …Read More

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Virginia Man Named Stoner Arrested on Pot Charges

ORANGE, Va. (AP) — A Virginia man with the last name Stoner is facing drug charges after police found more …Read More

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Nebraska Man Charged in Chase Through 3 States

MARYVILLE, Mo. (AP) — A Nebraska man is charged in Missouri after a police chase that wound through parts of …Read More

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Colorado College Lets Students Keep Pets in Dorms

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — It’s move-in day at the University of Northern Colorado, and this year some students are being …Read More

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Grand Island Woman Charged with Bank Fraud

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a 55-year-old Grand Island woman has been indicted on three counts of bank …Read More

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Nebraska Brothers Fondly Remember Boat Business

WAUSA, Neb. (AP) — Two carpenter brothers from the northeast Nebraska village of Wausa fondly remember the days when the …Read More

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Man Gets Life in 2003 Council Bluffs Slaying

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A 37-year-old man has given life in prison without the possibility of parole for killing …Read More

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California’s Drought Stings Bees, Honey Supply

LOS BANOS, Calif. (AP) — California’s record drought hasn’t been sweet to honeybees, and it’s creating a sticky situation for …Read More

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Nebraska Anti-Pipeline Concert to Feature Willie Nelson, Neil Young

NELIGH, Neb. (AP) — Willie Nelson and Neil Young will headline a concert next month in a Nebraska cornfield organized by opponents of …Read More

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Omaha Teacher Gets Jail Time for Public Indecency

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha high school teacher has been sentenced to about six months in jail for flashing …Read More

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Of 51 Recent Arrests in Ferguson, 1 Is a Resident

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — St. Louis County police say 51 people were arrested from mid-day Tuesday through early Wednesday in …Read More

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Omaha Council Punishes Troubled Nightspot

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha City Council has invoked what’s called its “good neighbor ordinance” in punishing a troubled …Read More

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UPS Says 51 Retail Stores Breached by Malware

Some customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus …Read More

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Police: Omaha Man Arrested for Hitting Cyclist

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police have arrested a driver who they say seriously injured a bicyclist and left the …Read More

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School Sorry for Making Special Ed Kids Sort Trash

JURUPA VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — Parents of special education students in a Southern California city say they were outraged to …Read More

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Colorado Man Arrested After 163-Mile Wyoming Chase

ELK MOUNTAIN, Wyo. (AP) — A Colorado man is under arrest after leading authorities on a 163-mile chase in a …Read More

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Flood Insurance Workshops Offered in Pilger

PILGER, Neb. (AP) — Flood insurance workshops will be held this week for residents of the small northeast Nebraska city …Read More

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US Safety Agency Offers Online Recall Check

DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. government is offering a free online service for drivers to find out if their vehicles …Read More

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Teen Gets Prison for Lincoln Store Robberies

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A 19-year-old has been given prison time for trying to rob two Lincoln convenience stores, including …Read More

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Columbus Still Trying to Save Old Train Depot

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — The city is still looking for private parties willing to spend $750,000 or more to move …Read More

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Nebraskan Dies in Crash Involving 3 Vehicles

CLARKS, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a 25-year-old Clarks woman has been killed in a traffic accident involving three vehicles. …Read More

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Lincoln Interstate Spur to Close for Pavement Work

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Authorities are expected to begin a fog seal project next week on Interstate 180 in Lincoln. …Read More

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Woman Fatally Injured in Lincoln Collision

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a Colombian woman who was a passenger in her daughter’s car has died after …Read More

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Nebraska Pardons Board Rejects a Sister’s Plea

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Board of Pardons has refused to grant a hearing to a man who’s been …Read More

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