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Prescribed burns planned for some WMAs, state parks

Prescribed burns planned for some WMAs, state parks

Prescribed burns are planned on some Nebraska Game and Parks Commission wildlife management areas (WMA) and state parks, where weather conditions allow. 

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1,200 packages of diapers collected during drive

“The response to this drive was amazing, and I want to thank Walmart, our Health Department, StarTran and everyone who donated to this great cause," says Mayor Beutler.

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Hostage situation unfolding in Barcelona after van hit, killed pedestrians in busy tourist area

A hostage situation in Barcelona is unfolding after a van struck and killed multiple pedestrians in a busy tourist area this afternoon. 

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Overnight robbery at Roc's Stop & Shop

Lincoln Police are investigating an overnight robbery at Roc's Stop & Shop  near 56th and Holdrege. 

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Police: Home explosion now considered crime scene

Police: Home explosion now considered crime scene Video included

Courtesy: Dylan Klein Courtesy: Dylan Klein

"I've been doing this 32 years and this is the worst gas explosion I have ever seen," Chief Fire Inspector Bill Moody said.

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Capitol City Ribfest Starts Today

Capitol City Ribfest Starts Today

Information about Nebraska Pork Producers Capitol City Ribfest for 2017!

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Chick-fil-A holds fundraiser for couple caught in home explosion

Chick-fil-A holds fundraiser for couple caught in home explosion Video included

More than 1,000 people participated, whether through the drive through or dining in. 

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Eclipse glasses selling out across Lincoln Video included

"Eclipse glasses are more valuable than gold right now it seems like.” 

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New UNL College of Business building

The new College of Business building at UNL is ready for students, after 2 years of construction.   

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Excellence In Education: NASA Expert

Excellence In Education: NASA Expert Video included

A total solar eclipse will take place Monday afternoon and one district has summoned an expert from NASA to explain what the kids will be seeing.      

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A new program for female inmates needs help Video included

Ruth Karlsson is hoping to uplift more people in Nebraska’s prison system. The founder and executive director of the non–profit “Released and Restored” wants to start a new program geared toward women. It's called EMPWR, which embracing my personal worth and resilience. The goal is help female inmates rebuild their self–esteem and confidence. 

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Suspicious death in Culbertson

NSP with assistance from the Hitchcock County Sheriff's Office are currently investigating a suspicious death of a 49-year-old man, Todd E. Miller in Culbertson. 

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Colorado man sentenced to 360 days behind Nebraska bars

Colorado man sentenced to 360 days behind Nebraska bars

A Colorado man who took a plea deal in a counterfeit credit card scheme has been sentenced to jail in Nebraska. 

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Experts say injured bald eagle healing well

Experts say injured bald eagle healing well

Officials say a wild bald eagle that had skin graft surgery at an Omaha zoo is healing and won't require more operations. 

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Nebraska village board member survives recall bid

Nebraska village board member survives recall bid

A southeast Nebraska village board member has survived a recall attempt. 

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Researchers look at animal behavior amid eclipse

Researchers look at animal behavior amid eclipse

Some animals wearing global positioning equipment for existing research may help the University of Nebraska in Kearney shine a light on the effects of a solar eclipse. 

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Man sentenced for fatal road-rage shooting

Man sentenced for fatal road-rage shooting

A man convicted in June in the road-rage shooting death of a motorist in an Omaha has been sentenced to up to 60 years in prison. 

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Father who injured daughter in drunk-driving crash sentenced

Father who injured daughter in drunk-driving crash sentenced

An Omaha man who was drunk when he caused a crash that left his young daughter severely injured has been sentenced to 22 to 25 years in prison. 

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1 man in hospital after being shot, Lincoln police say

1 man in hospital after being shot, Lincoln police say

Posted by: Fahima Paghmani fpaghmani@klkntv.com Lincoln Police say the shooting happened before midnight; they discovered the victim bleeding 

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