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Lake Manawa Deer Hunt Cancelled Due to Flooding

Posted: 08/31/2011 - Continued flooding along the Missouri River has forced the Iowa Department of Natural Resources to cancel a special deer hunt in Lake Manawa State Park near Council Bluffs.

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Dog Rescue Operator Faces Misdemeanors

Updated: 08/30/2011 - The operator of a Saunders County dog rescue faces four misdemeanor counts. The Nebraska Department of Agriculture requires a license for animal rescues but the founder of Rottweiler rescue won't get one.

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Rumor Of Cafe Closing Untrue

Updated: 08/30/2011 - The spring and summer Missouri River flooding has created a big dilemma for a downtown business. Due to high flood waters, there has been a perception that Rick's Café Boatyard is underwater. Those rumors are not true. The cafe is open and so is the parking.

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Disease Prevention On The Farm

Posted: 08/30/2011 - The Center for Rural Affairs released a new report that looks at how rural individuals and families will benefit from provisions in the Affordable Care Act that focus on public health and prevention.

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Organization Charges Volunteers $15

Posted: 08/30/2011 - The Kansas Humane Society has so many volunteers that it's starting to charge people for giving their time.

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Husker Game Day Travelers Confronted by Construction

Posted: 08/30/2011 - With the Husker’s first home game over Labor Day weekend, on September 3rd, there are a number of highway improvement and interstate widening projects in progress across the state.

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College Students Arrested For Ordering Fake IDs

Updated: 08/30/2011 - Two people have been arrested and 22 more are being sought because their photos have shown on up on fake Illinois driver's licenses shipped to Cedar Falls from China.

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Former Fremont Mayor Dies at 72

Posted: 08/30/2011 - Former Fremont Mayor Donald “Skip” Edwards died Tuesday at an Omaha hospital. Edwards cited health concerns when he stepped down last November. He wasin office for 22 years.

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Gunman Not as Nice as He Implied

Updated: 08/30/2011 - When an employee of an Omaha convenience store arrived for work Tuesday morning, he was in for quite a surprise. A man outside told him he suspected someone had damaged the front door while it was closed for the night. When the employee entered the store, the other man followed him in. Then he pulled out a gun.

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Chrysler 300 Proves to be Really Hot Car

Updated: 08/30/2011 - There must be something about the Chrysler 300 that is attracting thieves. On Monday morning, CarMart in Lincoln reported the theft of a Chrysler 300 from its lot. The same vehicle was stolen during a burglary earlier in August.

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Sex Offender Sentencing

Posted: 08/30/2011 - Small town resident to be sentenced October 3rd for a felony.

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Burglars Caught In The Act

Posted: 08/30/2011 - Burglars are caught in the act by a sheriff’s deputy Sunday morning.

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Improving Proficiency In Test Scores

Updated: 08/29/2011 - Startling and sobering results from statewide math tests. Four out of every 10 students in Nebraska Public Schools are not proficient in that subject. But there are schools that are trying innovative methods to bridge the learning gap when it comes to math.

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Advance Fee Loan Scam

Posted: 08/29/2011 - The Better Business Bureau warns consumers to be wary of an advance fee loan scam.

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Nuclear Plant’s Declaration Ends

Updated: 08/29/2011 - The operator of the Fort Calhoun nuclear power station has officially exited the “Notification of Unusual Event”. That is the designation OPPD was required to declare when water from the Missouri River rose to 1,004 feet above mean sea level back on June 6.

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Four in 10 Nebraska Students Not Math Proficient

Posted: 08/29/2011 - The Nebraska Department of Education released reading and math score data Monday showing 62 percent of students meeting or exceeding math scores on the Nebraska State Accountability report.

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Man Cited for DUI Crash with Child in Car

Updated: 08/29/2011 - The Gage County sheriff’s office says the good news is that 34-year-old Jeremy Shera and his 9-year-old daughter survived a crash caused by a drunk driver. The bad news is that Shera was the drunk driver.

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State Capitol Prostitution

Updated: 08/29/2011 - A Lincoln police officer seemed to have an easy time nabbing prostitution suspects in the shadow of the state capitol this weekend. Actually, there was no shadow since the crimes were reported at 1:50am.

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Peeper Could Face Felony For Aiming Camera Up Woman's Dress

Updated: 08/29/2011 - Baxter Luethje is set to go on trial September 26th for using a cell phone to capture women undressing in a changing room at Gordman's department store, now he's been arrested a second time for a similar offense.

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