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Tip Leads to Burglary Arrest

Updated: 03/07/2012 - Someone broke into the home of a big Husker fan Monday. On Tuesday night, Lincoln police received a tip that 20-year-old Terique Jackson had the goods. When officers approached Jackson, he fled on foot.

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Play To Open At Mahoney Theater

Updated: 03/07/2012 - “The Kitchen Witches” at Mahoney State Park, a KBC Productions, will be opening its spring production at the park's Kountze Theater on Saturday, March 10th.

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Geese Force Emergency Landing

Posted: 03/06/2012 - The Iowa State Patrol says a trooper who was helping search for a woman in northwest Iowa made an emergency landing in Denison after his plane hit a flock of geese.

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Couple Ripped Off Auto Dealerships

Updated: 03/06/2012 - Two people are under arrest for pulling off an expensive scheme that made two dealerships the victim of a crime. Lincoln police say Marc Sanchez and Natalia Cervantes knowingly wrote bad checks to purchase two vehicles.

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Heineman Tax Package In Trouble

Posted: 03/06/2012 - Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman is acknowledging that his full tax cut package for Nebraskans probably won't become law because of a lack of support in the Legislature.

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Local Red Cross Volunteers Help Tornado Victims

Posted: 03/06/2012 - Two Red Cross Volunteers from the metro area are on their way to Kentucky to help out in the relief efforts where hundreds of people were displaced by tornadoes in 11 states last week. Jay Beerman, an EMT from Alma, will serve as a Disaster Health Services Supervisor. James Sheaffer of Chadron is also helping out those in need.

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Powerball Winner is 81 Years Old

Updated: 03/06/2012 - There is no doubt that the winner of the February 11th Powerball drawing will take the cash option. Louise White of Newport, Rhode Island came forward Tuesday as the winner of the $336.4 million jackpot. She is 81 years old.

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TransCanada Plans To Move Pipeline Route

Posted: 03/06/2012 - An executive with the Canadian company seeking to build an oil pipeline across the United States to the Texas Gulf Coast says a plan for a new route around Nebraska's environmentally sensitive Sandhills region will be ready within weeks.

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Grant For Police Special Enforcement

Posted: 03/06/2012 - The Omaha Police Department has received $16,789.68 in grant funding through the Nebraska Office of Highway Safety to provide enhanced efforts in the detection and arrest of impaired drivers.

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Witnesses Watched Deadly Stabbing

Updated: 03/06/2012 - The attorney representing a man charged in a weekend murder will have a tough time mounting a defense.

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Drug Testing For Welfare Recipients

Updated: 03/06/2012 - Wyoming lawmakers have killed a bill that would have required drug testing for welfare recipients. Nebraska is considering a similar bill, carried over from last legislative session.

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Groups Will Gather To Oppose Iowa Nuclear Bill

Updated: 03/06/2012 - As the one year anniversary of the meltdown at Japan's Fukushima Dai-ichi plant approaches, opponents of nuclear power plan to gather at the Iowa Statehouse to oppose a proposal to bill Iowa ratepayers for the cost of planning a proposed plant.

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