Rising River Prompts Voluntary Evacuations In Rulo

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Updated: 6:59 AM - A flood warning remains in effect for the Missouri River at Nebraska City in the aftermath of heavy rain. A voluntary evacuation order has been issued for Rulo, where the river is expected to overflow its banks later Thursday morning.

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Update: No Charges to be Filed in Student's Death

Updated: 10/01/2014 - Pottawattamie County Attorney Matt Wilber says that Dakota Escritt was clearly the initial aggressor in a clash with Gregary Teer that ended in Escritt's death. No charges will be filed against Teer.

Standoff Suspect in Hospital Scuffle With Officer

Updated: 10/01/2014 - A patient at the Nebraska Medical Center who was involved in a police standoff earlier this week got into an altercation with a police officer Wednesday afternoon prompting a call for assistance.

Bicyclist Struck By Truck

26 mins ago - A bicyclist was hospitalized in serious but stable condition after being hit from behind by a pickup southeast of Lincoln Wednesday afternoon.

Tour Customers Get Surprise

Updated: 10/01/2014 - A surprise for customers of a canceled Alaska tour. During a Fact Finders interview outside the closed travel agency, investigators showed up with a search warrant.
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Insurance Roadblock Follows Break-In

Posted: 10/01/2014 - After seeing our story about a break-in at a storage unit, another victim called our newsroom. She's worried she paid for insurance for nothing.

UNL Annual Crime Stats Report Out

Updated: 10/01/2014 - The University of Nebraska Lincoln released its annual campus security and fire safety report Wednesday. In the category of violent crimes the university reported four cases of forcible sexual assaults in 2013. That’s up from three in 2011 and 2012.

Corps Sets River Meeting for Late October

Updated: 10/01/2014 - The US Army Corps of Engineers will hold a public meeting in Council Blufffs October 29th. The Corps will explain their 2014-2015 operating plan for the Missouri River Reservoir System.

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