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Faster Keno Games Not Going to Happen

Posted: 03/05/2012 - A plan to allow gambling outlets in Nebraska to run keno games every 3 minutes instead of 5 minutes has failed.

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Burning Hay Bales Lead to Crashes

Posted: 03/05/2012 - The Iowa State Patrol says thick black smoke from burning hay bales was a major factor in two separate chain-reaction collisions Monday. The collisions sent eight people to a hospital and shut down part of U.S. Highway 20 in north central Iowa.

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Update: Omaha Police Chief Is Leaving

Updated: 03/06/2012 - Omaha Mayor Jim Suttle's office confirmed Monday speculation that Channel 6 News first reported last week: Police Chief Alex Hayes is retiring. Hayes' last day as Chief will be March 30th.

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Up In Flames

Updated: 03/05/2012 - Volunteer firefighters were called to put out the flames of a garage fire.

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Renaming Shooting Range

Updated: 03/05/2012 - The Nebraska Game and Parks Commissioners will consider renaming the shooting sports complex at Platte River State Park the Roger G. Sykes Outdoor Heritage Education Complex when they meet Friday.

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O'Neill Teacher Wins UNL Award

Updated: 03/05/2012 - A science teacher from O'Neill, Nebraska, is the winner of the 2012 Christa McAuliffe Prize, awarded by the College of Education and Human Sciences at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

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A Million Meals Made In 12 Hours

Updated: 03/03/2012 - A national group is working to save a million lives by making one million meals on Saturday.

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Lawmakers To Vote On Extending Benefits Program

Updated: 03/03/2012 - The Nebraska Legislature will decide whether to extend a program that lets parents receive welfare benefits for up to three years if they are working to earn a college degree.

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Limbaugh Criticized For Slur

Updated: 03/02/2012 - From President Barack Obama and others, Rush Limbaugh is under fire for calling a college student a "slut" because she had testified before Congress about the need for contraceptive coverage.

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Fundraising A Priority At Iowa State

Posted: 03/02/2012 - New Iowa State University President Steven Leath says fundraising for the institution will be one of his priorities, and he's setting a first-year goal of raising $100 million.

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Man Arrested After 6th DUI & Crash

Updated: 03/02/2012 - A Lincoln man has been arrested for his sixth DUI arrest dating back to 1990. On Thursday, The Gage County Sheriff’s Office says 49-year-old Richard Jacobs was driving drunk when he turned into the path of an oncoming car.

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43 Busted at MIP Party

Posted: 03/02/2012 - The Gage County Sheriff’s Office and the Nebraska State Patrol worked together to bust a party involving minors and alcohol Thursday night.

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Neighbors Argue, One Stabbed

Updated: 03/02/2012 - Lincoln police say an argument involving several neighbors escalated to a stabbing early Friday morning. Two people were hauled off to jail while another was rushed to a doctor.

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