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Lincoln Airport Sees More Passengers This Year

Updated: 05/14/2012 - Passenger numbers are up at the Lincoln Airport, where more than 84,700 people flew out during the first four months of the year, the most since 2008.

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Man Who Promised Graduation Gift 12 Years Ago Pays

Updated: 05/14/2012 - Twelve years ago, a group of Johnson County kindergartners got a visit from a man named Barney Oldfield, who promised each of them $1,000 when they graduated from high school.

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Governor Issues Reminder to Lower Flags

Posted: 05/14/2012 - Governor Dave Heineman is reminding Nebraska residents to fly their flags at half-staff on Peace Officers' Memorial Day next week.

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Fire Damages House

Updated: 05/13/2012 - A house near 5th and William Street in Omaha may be uninhabitable after a fire Sunday afternoon.

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Nebraska's Execution Protocol May be Examined

Posted: 05/13/2012 - Some key state lawmakers say questions about Nebraska's supply of one of its lethal injection drugs should prompt the state to reconsider its execution protocol.

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Group Wants Lincoln Anti-Bias Measure On Ballot

Updated: 05/12/2012 - A Lincoln business association is urging the City Council to put a proposal to extend anti-bias protections to gay and transgender people on the ballot.

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More Bugs Than Last Year

Updated: 05/11/2012 - It's a problem that's really bugging a lot of homeowners these days.

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Union Pacific Investors Reject Resolutions

Posted: 05/11/2012 - Union Pacific investors have rejected shareholder proposals that dealt with executive ownership of the railroad's stock and the company's lobbying.

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Corps Reports “Substantially Complete” Repairs Along The River

Updated: 05/11/2012 - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released a report Friday that provides progress updates with ongoing repair projects along the Missouri River. The USACE is working on 18 levee rehabilitation projects which were triggered by the Summer 2011 flood. Some of those are considered substantially complete.

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NBC Renews Some of Your Favorite Shows

Posted: 05/11/2012 - NBC announced plans Friday to renew several shows. This is a sneak peak to Monday’s bigger announcement of the network’s Fall Lineup.

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It’s A Felony: Enticement Via Texting

Updated: 05/11/2012 - Lincoln police say 19-year-old Andrew Scott met a 15-year-old girl through a mutual friend. The friendship began to take a turn in the wrong direction when the two began to communicate through Facebook and text messaging.

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Drug Dealer Gets Life

Updated: 05/11/2012 - Damon O’Neil, of Chicago, Illinois was sentenced to life imprisonment for conspiracy to distribute cocaine in Iowa.

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Another View On Merging County Offices

Updated: 05/11/2012 - The County Assessor gave his view on a pending merger resolution to merge offices. That resolution comes back before the Cass County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday, May 15th.

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Two Women Arrested For Theft Of "Mislaid" Money

Updated: 05/11/2012 - A six-month long investigation by the Nebraska State Patrol has led to the arrest of two Omaha woman on charges of Felony Theft of Lost, Mislaid Items. Cassandra Wright, 28, and Chudney Knave, 29, were arrested for spending $49,000 mistakenly deposited into the account of their business “Bright Futures Learning & Care,” by the Nebraska Department of Education.

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