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Volunteers needed for firework clean up

The annual Oak Lake Cleanup cleanup is July 5th. 

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Former Husker arrested in Wisconsin

Former Husker arrested in Wisconsin

A former Husker running back is in trouble.

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Statewide vanpool program to begin in Nebraska

Statewide vanpool program to begin in Nebraska

The Nebraska Department of Roads (NDOR) Transit Section has contracted with Enterprise Rideshare to bring a statewide vanpool program to Nebraska.

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DHHS prescription drug overdose prevention

DHHS prescription drug overdose prevention

Nebraska’s Department of Health and Human Services received a $2 million grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) for opioid response.

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LPD Investigating Early Morning Robbery

LPD Investigating Early Morning Robbery

Lincoln Police are investigating a robbery early this morning.

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Century-old letter appears in Lincoln mail carrier's stack

Century-old letter appears in Lincoln mail carrier's stack

A Lincoln mail carrier faced an impossible task earlier this month when he found a letter sent more than 100 years ago in his pile.

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Nebraska buildings housed Japanese-Americans during WWI

Nebraska buildings housed Japanese-Americans during WWII

Some houses being torn down to make way for commercial development in eastern Nebraska once sheltered Japanese-Americans escaping forced internment on the West Coast after the United States entered World War II.

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Buffett's company buys 10 pct of real estate investment firm

Buffett's company buys 10 pct of real estate investment firm

Warren Buffett's company is spending $377 million to pick up 9.8 percent of a real estate investment trust called Store Capital.

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Sarpy County fire destroys 1 home, damages 2 others

Sarpy County fire destroys 1 home, damages 2 others

Authorities say a fire that destroyed a Sarpy County home spread to two others nearby.

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Nebraska State Fair 2017 Celebration for Veterans Announced

Nebraska State Fair 2017 Celebration for Veterans Announced

The 2017 Veterans Day Celebration will be held on Monday, Sept. 4, at the #NEStateFair. 

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Police receive multiple swatting calls over weekend

Police receive multiple swatting calls over weekend

Lincoln Police are investigating dangerous prank calls to their department.

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Police arrests man after peeping into a woman's window

It was a scary moment for one Lincoln woman, when she caught a man watching her change through her blinds. Police said 52–year–old John Opendi was watching a  34–year–old woman change. LPD said it happened at her apartment near 18th and G streets. Officials found the man in his car, not long after the incident. He was arrested for unlawful intrusion. More>>

Suspects unsuccessful in early morning burglary

Suspects unsuccessful in early morning burglary

Police say the suspects broke through the front door around 3:15 Monday morning.

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New York man involved in brawl sentenced to Nebraska prison

New York man involved in brawl sentenced to Nebraska prison

A former Peru State College basketball player has been given one to six years in a Nebraska prison for his role in a brawl.

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Morning Crash Snarls Traffic During Commute

Morning Crash Snarls Traffic During Commute

An early morning crash made for a slow commute in downtown Lincoln.

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2 men wounded in shooting at party in eastern Nebraska

2 men wounded in shooting at party in eastern Nebraska

Authorities say two young men have been shot at a party in eastern Nebraska.

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Area priests battle it out on the softball field for a cause Video included

 It was the third annual I-80 Collar Softball game that gives the diocese of Lincoln and the Archdiocese of Omaha the chance to battle it out on the field.

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A guest speaker from LES was in attendance

Envirorun promotes environmental education

Some people here in the capitol city laced up their shoes this morning to help the environment. The goal of the annual "Envirorun is to give experts in environmental fields an opportunity to speak and educate other on a wide variety of topics. The event started with a short run around Antelope Valley and then an LES employee discussed the company's renewable energy efforts. Jamie Carson, one of the founders of the event said, "It was founded in Washington D.C. about 5 yea...

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It's the first day they're available

Fireworks now on sale in Nebraska Video included

Get ready for some loud bangs and colorful skies, fireworks are back in season! Sunday was the first day that counties across Nebraska can begin selling fireworks. "You know people are excited. You know, first to buy fireworks and since Lincoln can't have it. they come out to town, out to Davey. And they were here when we opened at 9 a.m. this morning," said Curtis Schnase, the owner of Davey Fireworks. Not everybody bought, some came just to look and get into the patriot... More>>

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