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“Made In Nebraska” Mowers Recalled

Posted: 05/02/2012 - About 2,200 Exmark riding mowers that were made in Nebraska are being recalled because a part could fail and cause a crash. Exmark says it has received 18 reports of problems with its Quest 42-inch ZRT riding mowers, but no injuries have been reported.

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Two Trees Fall In One Block So City Takes No Chances

Updated: 05/02/2012 - In less than one year two century old tall trees fall on houses on one block in south central Omaha. The city takes no changes with a third one marked for removal and moves it up the cut down list.

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Gretna City Administrator Fired, Then Arrested

Updated: 05/02/2012 - Investigators shed more light Wednesday into the case against the former city administrator for Gretna, Colleen Lawry. She goes before a judge Thursday morning in Sarpy County court.

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Retail Texting Scam Hits the Heartland

Posted: 05/01/2012 - A texting scam is hitting the Heartland. It all starts with a text on your cell phone from a retail store saying you've won a gift card.

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Free Bike Helmet Fittings Begin Saturday

Posted: 05/01/2012 - We have all heard the many unfortunate stories about bicyclists being injured, or worse, due to a lack of a bicycle helmet. Sometimes the helmet was not fitted properly. This spring, AAA is hosting a series of free bike helmet fittings to help reduce the risk.

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New Protective Order Alert in Iowa

Posted: 05/01/2012 - Iowa has become one of a dozen states to notify domestic violence victims when protective orders have been issued to keep an abuser away from the victim.

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Man Stabbed & Taken to Hospital

Posted: 05/01/2012 - Omaha police say a fight between two people in the lobby of Evans Tower Monday night ended when one man stabbed the other. The victim, 51-year-old Donald Peak, was transported to Immanuel Medical center with a wound that is not considered life threatening.

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3 Would-Be Tree Savers Arrested In Nebraska

Posted: 05/01/2012 - Three people who told a deputy they were celebrating Arbor Day have been arrested after they were caught with a tree they took from a tree farm west of Lincoln.

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Movers for Moms Helps Domestic Violence Victims

Updated: 04/30/2012 - A local business is working hard to make Mother's day unforgettable to victims of domestic abuse and they want the public’s help before the big day.

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Major 60th Street Closure Begins Thursday

Posted: 04/30/2012 - Omaha’s ongoing sewer separation project will have a significant impact on traffic through South 60th Street this week. The city says part of the street will be closed to through traffic for about five weeks beginning Thursday.

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Rescued Cats Costly Care

Posted: 04/30/2012 - Cats doing well and expected to be ready for adoption this week .The 33 cats removed from a mobile home in Plattsmouth on April 9th have been medicating, said Plattsmouth Animal Control Officer Sue Baker.

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Who Robbed the Boost Mobile Store?

Posted: 04/30/2012 - Omaha police have released surveillance video of a gunman who held up the Boost Mobile store near 56th & Northwest Radial Highway. The man’s distinct clothing and style of running might help identify him.

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Branstad Insists On Tax Reform Before Adjournment

Posted: 04/30/2012 - Gov. Terry Branstad is pushing lawmakers to approve changes to Iowa's property tax system as they work to reach deals on state spending and adjourn a session that already is nearly two weeks beyond the scheduled adjournment.

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Boy Named 2012 Nebraska “Champion” Ambassador

Posted: 04/30/2012 - Four-year-old Brady Luke was named the 2012 Nebraska Champion Monday morning. This means he will be an ambassador for the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Champions Program.

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Staycation Destination: Nebraska

Posted: 04/30/2012 - Nebraska officials are promoting the state's golf courses, wineries, restaurants and parks in a new campaign designed to change outside perceptions of the state and attract tourists.

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Appeal of Nebraska Killer to be Heard

Updated: 04/30/2012 - The Nebraska Supreme Court will hear the appeal of an Omaha man convicted of killing an Omaha college student whose body has never been found.

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