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Woman Robbed of Pabst Blue Ribbon

Updated: 04/27/2012 - A Lincoln man has been arrested for robbing a woman of her can of Pabst Blue Ribbon beer. Nehemiah Winters implied that he had a knife when he stole the can. He was found several blocks away with the can which, by then, was partially consumed.

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Help Catch Quick Change Cons

Updated: 04/26/2012 - Bellevue police say two men walked into a bar April 8th and left with about $100 that did not belong to them. They were quick change artists. Police hope someone can identify them through surveillance video.

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Fiddler on the Roof’s Tevye on Midday

Posted: 04/26/2012 - Actor John Preece has kept audiences in stitches at the Orpheum Theatre this week. He has the lead role as “Tevye” in Fiddler on the Roof. While his character has plenty of funny lines, the story told in the musical has some very deep messages. Preece talked about that on the Channel 6 News Midday Thursday.

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Community To Vote On Sales Tax Boost

Posted: 04/26/2012 - Local option sales tax is on the May Primary Election ballot for Weeping Water voters. The Cassgram reports The City of Weeping Water explains the reasons for putting the issue before voters.

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Youth Fight Cancer

Posted: 04/26/2012 - American Cancer Society Omaha Youth Relay For Life. A Team Event to Fight Cancer to be held Friday. Its a full day.

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The Voice: CWS Style

Posted: 04/26/2012 - Forty finalists will compete this weekend for the opportunity to perform the national anthem during this year’s College World Series. They were selected from about 100 applications. Seventeen will be selected.

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Update: Attempted Theft, Not Kidnapping As First Believed

Updated: 04/26/2012 - Lincoln police say the father of a 3-year-old and 8-month-old reported fighting off a man who, he thought, was trying to kidnap them. It turns out, the suspect is developmentally challenged.

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Nebraska Lawmakers Divided on Postal Debate

Posted: 04/26/2012 - Nebraska's U.S. senators ended up on opposite sides of overhaul legislation to allow the U.S. Postal Service to dodge bankruptcy and keep post offices open.

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Baby Giraffe Dies at Zoo

Posted: 04/25/2012 - Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium says one of the giraffes born at the zoo in March has died. The female giraffe, which never had a name because of an ongoing contest to name her, died despite round the clock care by zoo veterinarians.

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Nebraska Worker Electrocuted

Posted: 04/25/2012 - A 29-year-old man has died while working on a utility pole at a feedlot in northeast Nebraska. The Dixon County Sheriff's Office says Derrick Roth, of South Sioux City, was pronounced dead at Dixon County Feed Yard in Allen on Tuesday.

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Nebraska Colleges Raise Tuition

Updated: 04/25/2012 - Tuition is going up on for students at three Nebraska colleges this fall. The Nebraska State College Board of Trustees has approved a 3.5 percent increase for students at Chadron, Peru and Wayne State colleges.

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Celebrates America Concert Announcement

Updated: 04/25/2012 - The headliner of this year’s Bank of the West Celebrates America was announced Wednesday. It’s a group that knows all about the power of love.

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Man Follows Distracted Woman and Then…

Posted: 04/25/2012 - A Lincoln man was arrested Tuesday afternoon after he was seen following a woman down the sidewalk, holding a cell phone under her dress. Little did he realize that it was a plain clothes officer who was watching him.

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Police Find Woman Walking, Saturated in Blood

Posted: 04/25/2012 - A 23-year-old Lincoln man is under arrest for allegedly slashing his girlfriend of four years. Police say Kaw Say was at Thai Paw’s home to watch a movie when they began arguing.

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Another District Plans Artificial Turf

Posted: 04/25/2012 - Artificial turf plans for another school district. The surface for the football/soccer field and on a new baseball field is the goal of a fundraising drive now underway for the Plattsmouth High School facilities.

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