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Des Moines to Gain Southwest Airlines Service

Posted: 01/20/2012 - Des Moines International Airport is one of 22 cities gaining services from Southwest Airlines. On Friday it was announced that AirTran Airways, which currently serves Des Moines, will convert its operations to Southwest over time.

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Papuchis Gets Raise In New Role

Updated: 01/20/2012 - John Papuchis is getting a 50 percent raise for taking over as Nebraska's new defensive coordinator, with his salary going from $200,000 a year to $300,000. The athletic department provided football coaching salary information to The Associated Press on Friday.

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Car Left Running Stolen

Updated: 01/20/2012 - We hear about it all too often, especially during the winter months -- someone leaves his or her car unlocked and running outside; a thief sees an opportunity.

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Rural Burglary Under Investigation

Updated: 01/20/2012 - Leads are being followed in rural burglary investigation. Cass County sheriff’s deputies responded to a burglary Wednesday evening in rural Murdock.

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Oh, Say Can You Sing?

Posted: 01/19/2012 - The Omaha Storm Chasers are giving singers and musicians an opportunity to perform the National Anthem at Werner Park this year. Auditions will be held at the Oak View Mall Saturday, February 11.

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No Agenda – No Meeting

Posted: 01/19/2012 - The West Haymarket Joint Public Agency in Lincoln has announced there will be no meeting Friday. The reason? A lack of agenda items.

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Radon Testing Help

Posted: 01/19/2012 - Radon testing encouraged and help available.

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Failed Second Chance

Posted: 01/19/2012 - A felony threats conviction results in a prison sentence. Last month, the judge had given 26-year-old Marcus J. Munhall of Plattsmouth a chance to avoid further jail time by participating in a comprehensive alcohol abuse treatment program, but Munhall left the Omaha facility within 24 hours.

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University of Nebraska Loses Stadium Work Lawsuit

Posted: 01/19/2012 - A judge says the University of Nebraska owes a York contractor nearly $64,000 remaining on a contract of nearly $2.1 million for renovations at Memorial Stadium in Lincoln.

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Getting Guns Off Our Streets

Posted: 01/18/2012 - It is the top priority of Omaha Police, getting guns off our streets. They're finding the weapons through traffic stops, search warrants and on disturbance and narcotics calls.

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Obama Ads to Appear in Iowa

Posted: 01/18/2012 - President Barack Obama's campaign is buying advertising time in six states, including Iowa, that will be critical to the president's re-election effort. It’s a sign that the presidential campaign is entering a new phase.

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Relay For Life On Campus

Posted: 01/18/2012 - Many Nebraska high school and college students will be putting down the books and staying up all night this spring to take up the fight against cancer. The American Cancer Society hosts six of its signature Relay For Life events specifically with college and high school students in mind.

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Water Main Project Changes

Updated: 01/18/2012 - Changes to a water main project affect a community. The contract the City of Plattsmouth had with L.G. Roloff Construction to repair the water main in the BNSF railroad right-of-way has been terminated.

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County That Wants Losers

Posted: 01/18/2012 - Cass county agrees to a few hundred dollars for employees to participate in a ‘Biggest Loser Contest’. The program fits in with the health and wellness employee incentives Cass County has initiated within the last year.

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Bill Would Tighten Alcohol Compliance Check Rules

Updated: 01/18/2012 - Debate rages on in the Nebraska Legislature where Wednesday the public was given a chance to speak in favor or against a bill that would make it illegal for minors to lie during compliance checks on liquor retailers.

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Teenager Saved By Pastor, Police

Updated: 01/18/2012 - A 16-year-old girl enjoying life needed the quick action of a La Vista pastor and police officers to stay alive. She suffered a major heart attack and was revived with CPR and a portable defibrillator.

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Flood Expenditures Investigated

Posted: 01/17/2012 - Leaders of a community that battled flood waters now must prepare for a stream of questions. Channel Six News Fact Finders has discovered that the Nebraska State Patrol has been asked to look into the spending of government money at Lake Waconda south of Omaha.

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