forgery

Nebraskan Accused of Forging Signatures on Checks

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — A 23-year-old Schuyler man has been accused of stealing checks from his employer and forging signatures. …Read More

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Willie Strickland

Nebraska Judge Sets Bond in Birthday Drive-By Case

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska judge has doubled a jailed man’s bond to $2 million after he was charged …Read More

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Wymore Council Affirms Hiring of Police Chief

WYMORE, Neb. (AP) — The City Council has affirmed the hiring of a new police chief for Wymore. The action …Read More

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Omaha Teacher Wins National Environmental Ed Award

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha teacher is one of 17 nationwide to receive an EPA award for environmental education. …Read More

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Clerk Sentenced for Theft from Nebraska Reservation

NIOBRARA, Neb. (AP) — The U.S. attorney’s office says a northeast Nebraska woman has been sentenced to probation and community …Read More

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Kansas Plant Reopening After ‘Pink Slime’ Dustup

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A shuttered Kansas processing plant that made a treated ground beef product critics dubbed “pink slime” …Read More

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Nikko Jenkins

Compromise Struck in Treatment of Omaha Killer

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge has allowed a compromise that will see the state’s psychiatric hospital staff treat a …Read More

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Omaha Schools See Influx from Central America

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha Public Schools has had in the past two years a sharp increase in new …Read More

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Northeast Nebraska Collision Victim Identified

OSMOND, Neb. (AP) — Authorities have released the name of a northeast Nebraska motorcyclist who died in a collision with …Read More

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Nebraska Man Gets Probation for Resisting Officer

WINNEBAGO, Neb. (AP) — A Winnebago man has been sentenced to probation for forcibly resisting a police officer last year. …Read More

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Nebraska Man Dies in Motorcycle Crash

OSMOND, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a northeast Nebraska man has died in a motorcycle crash involving a semitrailer. The …Read More

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New Tests of Rare Mineral Deposit in Nebraska Encouraging

ELK CREEK, Neb. (AP) — The Canadian mining firm exploring a deposit of a rare heat-resistant element in southeast Nebraska …Read More

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Girls Pleads No Contest in Lincoln School Stabbing

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A girl accused of stabbing a fellow student at a Lincoln high school last year has …Read More

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Columbus Library Gets New Look for Books

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — The Columbus Public Library has a new look for its books. More than $47,000 in renovations …Read More

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5 Hurt in I-80 Crash Northeast of Lincoln

WAVERLY, Neb. (AP) — Five people were injured in a single-vehicle crash on Interstate 80 near Lincoln, but all were …Read More

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Lincoln Schools Welcoming Nearly 400 New Teachers

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nearly 400 teachers new to the district will be leading classes for Lincoln Public Schools this …Read More

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Nebraska Firefighters Create Makeshift Water Park

DECATUR, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska town with no swimming pool turned to local firefighters to help children beat the …Read More

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Shannon Conley

Denver Woman in Terrorism Case Plans Guilty Plea

DENVER (AP) — A 19-year-old suburban Denver woman accused of trying to help a foreign terrorist organization plans to plead …Read More

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Authorities Search for Man Along River in Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities are searching for a man who reportedly jumped into the Missouri River on the north …Read More

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Lincoln Indian Center Plans $12M New Headquarters

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Officials are looking to expand a Lincoln facility that serves Native Americans. Lincoln Indian Center officials …Read More

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Colorado Rescuers Find Plane Wreckage, 2 Killed

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Authorities say two people aboard a small plane that was reported missing have been found …Read More

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Winning $90M Powerball Ticket Sold in Colorado

DENVER (AP) — Someone in Colorado is holding the winning Powerball ticket for a $90 million prize. The Colorado Lottery …Read More

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Nebraska Judge Says Man’s Texts Disturbed Peace

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A southeastern Nebraska judge has ruled that a Kansas man’s angry texts to his ex-girlfriend were …Read More

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Nebraska Supreme Court Dismisses Man’s Appeal

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has dismissed the appeal of a 48-year-old man sentenced to life in …Read More

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