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Plea Deal In Animal Shootings

Posted: 03/29/2011 - 18 year old agrees to restitution. Nine of 11 criminal charges were dismissed against Jeffrey Ivey of Omaha; he pled guilty to one felony and one misdemeanor.

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Bike Trail Slope Causes Safety Concerns

Updated: 03/28/2011 - Construction will start next week on a $3.1 million bike trail extension that neighbors predict will provide a wild ride. A quarter of a mile section of the project will be on a hill that has an average 11 percent slope.

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Omaha Man Faces Six Felonies for Domestic Violence

Updated: 03/28/2011 - An extremely violent case of domestic assault lands an Omaha man in jail charged with six felonies. Thirty-one-year-old Joshua French is charged with strangling a former girlfriend and firing a gun several times inside the house.

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Branstad To Schools: Assume No Increase

Posted: 03/28/2011 - Gov. Terry Branstad is urging local school officials, who are planning for next year, to assume the Legislature will eventually approve his education funding plan.

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City-Fire Union Stalemate Headed To Court

Updated: 03/28/2011 - The Nebraska Supreme Court is being asked to weigh in on the long-running contract battle between the City of Omaha and its Fire Union.

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YMCA Swim Team Members In Regional

Updated: 03/27/2011 - A Heartland swim team is heading to the Twin Cities for a regional meet. The Omaha area YMCA's each have their own teams, but this one is made up of all the area Y's.

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Child Pornographer Sentenced

Posted: 03/26/2011 - A southwest Kansas man who admitted producing child pornography is going to prison for nearly 22 years.

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Damages Sought for Bad Eggs

Posted: 03/26/2011 - A federal judge has cleared the way for plaintiffs to seek punitive damages against an Iowa egg producer at the center of a massive egg recall last summer.

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Murderer Gets New Attorney

Posted: 03/26/2011 - A judge has appointed a new attorney to represent a Lincoln man convicted in the 2009 death of his boyfriend.

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Weekend Fashion Update

Updated: 03/26/2011 - This weekend Mal goes behind the scenes, showing us where some of the designers and stylists get their inspiration for Omaha Fashion Week.

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Mav Hockey Fans Watch Together

Updated: 03/25/2011 - The hockey team from UNO skated in just the school's second NCAA Tournament game Friday evening. The Mavs impressive season was rewarded with a game against the Michigan Wolverines.

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Teacher to Fight Student Sex Ban

Posted: 03/25/2011 - A former Northwest High School choir teacher plans to fight a state law that prohibits sex with adult students.

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ISU President to Retire

Posted: 03/25/2011 - Iowa State University President Gregory Geoffroy says he'll step down as president by 2012 after nearly a decade at the school.

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Cedar Crest Tours Resume

Posted: 03/25/2011 - The doors at the Kansas Governor's Mansion will be open to the public again in two weeks.

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Woman Shot in Car

Posted: 03/24/2011 - Omaha Police continue to investigate an early evening shooting that sent a Heartland woman to the hospital in critical condition.

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Infant Used As A Shield?

Updated: 03/24/2011 - A Wichita man is denying allegations that he used his infant daughter and sister as a shield during a five-hour standoff at a Hutchinson motel.

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Crack Vs. Cocaine Sentencing

Posted: 03/24/2011 - A group that advocates for criminal justice reform is urging states to remove disparities between how people are sentenced for crack and powder cocaine possession.

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Ducks Unlimited Award

Updated: 03/24/2011 - The Burt/Washington County Chapter of Ducks Unlimited was recently named one of DU’s Top 100 Chapters. The Top 100 Chapters are among Ducks Unlimited’s most successful chapters throughout the nation.

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Regulations For Cancer Patients Reviewed

Updated: 03/24/2011 - One year after the new health care law, the Affordable Care Act, went into effect, key provisions are improving the health care system for those with cancer or who are at risk for developing the disease.

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N.S.P. Chase Ends in Crash

Updated: 03/24/2011 - A suspected car thief leads Nebraska State Troopers on a high speed chase that ends with a crash. It happened this evening in the area of 138th and Harrison. The driver and his passenger may have run away, but authorities have a way of tracking them down.

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Painkiller Conspiracy Conviction

Posted: 03/23/2011 - Two Kansas nurses have admitted they conspired in 2009 with a pharmacist to illegally dispense painkillers.

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