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Fire Destroys Eastern Neb. Hog Confinement

(AP) — A fire at a farm south of Creston in eastern Nebraska has destroyed a hog confinement building. The …Read More

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Proposal to Expand Horse Racing in Nebraska Fails

(AP) — A proposed ballot measure that could allow betting on previously recorded horse races has failed to win enough …Read More

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Nebraska Man Dies After Being Hit by Falling Tree

(AP) — A 57-year-old Roca man has died four days after being hit by a falling tree. Wade Wunderlich used …Read More

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Trial Begins for Mother of Omaha Killings Suspect

(AP) — Federal trial has begun for the mother of a man charged with killing four Omaha people last summer. …Read More

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Omaha Man Sentenced to Prison for Shooting Friend

(AP) — A 23-year-old Omaha man has been sentenced to up to 12 years in prison for shooting a lifelong …Read More

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Iowa Trucker Sentenced for Assaulting Teen

(AP) — A 46-year-old Iowa trucker has been sentenced to 17 years in federal prison taking a teenage girl across …Read More

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Sen. Russ Karpicek

Bill to Change Neb. Redistricting Process Advances

(AP) — Lawmakers have advanced a bill that would overhaul Nebraska’s process for drawing legislative and congressional districts. Senators gave …Read More

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Nikko Jenkins

Nikko Jenkins Argues Against Prosecutor

(AP) — A man accused of killing four people in Omaha last summer has argued that a county attorney unlawfully …Read More

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NSAA Changes Mind, Allows Gender Identity Poem

(AP) — A state champion speech student will be allowed to perform a poem about gender identity for television after …Read More

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2 Injured in Omaha House Fire

(AP) — Authorities say two people have been injured following a house fire in Omaha. Omaha Fire Department Battalion Chief …Read More

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Neb. Lawmakers Advance Water Sustainability Bill

(AP) — Nebraska lawmakers have advanced a bill designed to steer the state toward long-term water sustainability. Senators gave the …Read More

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$100K Gift to Aid UNL Center Holocaust Studies

(AP) — A gift to the Harris Center for Judaic Studies at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln will aid in the …Read More

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Lincoln Man Gets Jail for Park Beating

(AP) — A 19-year-old Lincoln man has been given jail time for beating a person who was trying to buy …Read More

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Buffett Gives UNL Chancellor Twitter Advice

(AP) — University of Nebraska-Lincoln Chancellor Harvey Perlman is turning to billionaire Warren Buffett for advice on Twitter even though …Read More

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Lincoln Man Drops Lawsuit on City’s Dog Law

(AP) — A Lincoln man has dropped his lawsuit challenging the city’s eviction of his dog based on an ordinance …Read More

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Neb. Nuke Plant at Full Power After Brief Outage

(AP) — Utility officials say a Nebraska nuclear plant is operating at full power again after a brief outage last …Read More

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Coroner: Student Fell to His Death After Eating Pot Cookie

(AP) — A coroner says an exchange student from Wyoming fell to his death in Denver after eating a marijuana …Read More

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Eastern Neb. Man Dies in Grain Bin Accident

An eastern Nebraska man has been found dead inside a grain bin. Polk County Sheriff Dwaine Ladwig said employees found Jeremy …Read More

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Driver, 82, Will Face Charge in Fatal Neb. Bike Crash

(AP) — An 82-year-old woman will face a misdemeanor motor vehicle homicide charge in connection to a crash that killed …Read More

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Senator Ken Haar

Nebraska Senator Pulls Renewable Energy Bill

(AP) — A bill intended to encourage Nebraska public power districts to consider more renewable energy is dead for the …Read More

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Restorations Follow Nebraska Sale of Old Cars

(AP) — Six months after a Nebraska giant auction, buyers of some of the cars and trucks have begun restoration …Read More

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Ex-CSI Official Ordered to Pay $6.6 Million to Neb. Men

(AP) — Discredited former Douglas County crime scene investigator David Kofoed has been ordered to pay a total of nearly …Read More

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Nebraska Lawmakers Vote to Override Budget Vetoes

(AP) — Nebraska lawmakers have voted to override Gov. Dave Heineman’s vetoes of state budget items, including funding for courtyard …Read More

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Kansas Man Accused in Guitar String Decapitation

(AP) — A man accused of beheading a Topeka resident with a guitar string has pleaded not guilty to premeditated …Read More

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