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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - One of the six people who was wrongly convicted in the 1985 rape and murder of a Beatrice woman is lending her voice to the campaign to keep Nebraska's death penalty off the books. Ada JoAnn Taylor urged voters Tuesday to reject ...
In this Oct. 21, 2016 photo, students arrive at Falmouth high school in Falmouth, Maine. The town of Falmouth is one of several Municipalities around the country that has canceled school on election Day to avoid placing children at risk in case the ...
... off a fire that killed six members of a southeast Nebraska family. Thirty-six-year-old Michael and Michelle Speer and their girls were killed early Thursday morning at their home near the village of Nehawka (neh-HAH'-kuh) - about 30 miles south of ...
1 Nebraska Cornhuskers in Lincoln on Friday and defeating the Iowa Hawkeyes in Iowa City on Saturday night. The Badgers maintained their No.

The U.S. attorney for Nebraska has named an assistant U.S. attorney to serve as district election officer for the state.
Officials from two Nebraska Counties say allowing people to text emergency calls has some challenges, even though it has expanded emergency services and saved some lives.
teacher and traveler Dean Jacobs was a featured Town Hall speaker in North Platte on Oct. 18, where he talked about the wonders of humanity.
14, 2016, file photo, Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts, center, greets state senators as he arrives at the Legislative Chamber to deliver the annual State of the State address, in Lincoln, Neb.
Nebraska City high school's Honors American government class is hosting a candidates' forum at the high school's auditorium Monday evening at 6:30 p.m.
The CPS school board approved an interlocal agreement Monday to join the city in sharing the costs of building and operating an underground cable network that would connect dozens of school and city facilities. Columbus City Council is expected to ...
After Garrett Meyer scored on an 11-yard run to cap a 98-yard drive give Gross a 7-0 lead, the Cougars surprised Nebraska City with an onside kick and recovered. Meyer added his second TD of the game shortly later to give Gross a 14-0 and all the ...

Lora Young, executive director of the Beatrice Chamber of Commerce, said nine of the 10 Nebraska communities that comprise the coalition will have some of the longest views of the first total solar eclipse to sweep across the nation in 99 years.
Nebraska CITY, NE (KMTV/CBS) - Dogs were sent from their homes into shelters when severe flooding hit southern Louisiana. Now, they will find a new environment in Nebraska. Dozens of dogs that faced uncertain futures happily arrived Thursday in ...
A Lancaster County jury on Wednesday convicted a prominent Nebraska City businessman and former president of Omaha Exposition and Racing of solicitation of a prostitute in Lincoln.
The outcome of the presidential election on Nov. 8 will likely have an impact on the United States Supreme Court for decades. The death of Antonin Scalia leaves the court equally divided on ideological lines.
In other communities, I was an active member of the Twin Cities economic development board, the chairman and founder of the Scottsbluff Riverfront development committee, a 10-year volunteer of the United Way of western Nebraska and selected to serve as ...
A sampling of policies by the Nebraska insurance Department shows that about 82,000 Nebraskans will pay more than expected for individual health insurance next year because Blue Cross won't offer policies on the Affordable Care Act's federal exchange.
Nancy Lee Crook was born January 17, 1942, in Nebraska City, NE, the daughter of Charles P. and Marjorie (Eaton) Crook. On December 17, 1959, Nancy and Larry Ray Hathaway were united in marriage in Rock Port, MO.
Rich Christie, owner of Prescription Tillage technology (PTT), and his son, Ryan, met unexpected resistance at the Farragut city council meeting Thursday night when they requested a temporary zoning variance to industrial zone for the Farragut school ...
The city of Hastings will roll out a new fleet vehicle later this month, a Ford Fusion electric car. The city belongs to the Nebraska Community Energy Alliance, a 25 member group made up primarily of towns and cities which promotes energy savings in ...
As played effusively by Affleck, Christian Wolff is a lovable, monosyllabic oddball who's terrific with numbers but incompetent in social situations.
The Nebraska Freemasons held a CHIP (child Identification Program) event at Northside Elementary in Nebraska City Oct. 8. The Western Star Lodge No.
FILE - This Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2011, file photo shows the Verizon logo, in New York. Verizon Communications plans to close call centers in five states, including New York where the impending loss of hundreds of jobs has drawn sharp rebuke from the Cuomo ...
Central City second baseman Gabrielle Moser beats the tag by Raymond Central catcher Alex Hanson to score a run during the 2016 State Softball Championships at the Bill Smith Softball Complex in Hastings.
A New York snack business is using Nebraska corn to create munchies from ingredients that haven't been genetically modified.
A Lancaster County jury on Wednesday convicted a prominent Nebraska City businessman and former president of Omaha Exposition and Racing of solicitation of a prostitute in Lincoln.
"There's a chance that these people might revisit it once it gains traction," said Miller, who added that the mall employees that he, Gay and Fulton talked to all said they liked being in Nebraska City, but they were unhappy with the treatment they ...
The Nebraska City public schools school Board approved a request from the Nebraska City high school music Department to take the choir and band on an out-of-state field trip to Branson, Mo.
Volunteers "scare it up" outside of the old Brule high school - now part of school District 13 Haunted Attraction - in Brule, in this undated picture.
... cases change the outcome of the town's vote, the Seneca Village Board will be dissolved. The equipment the village uses to plow its streets and mow its ditches will be sold at auction. The streetlights may go dark. The water may be turned off in ...
CAMDEN - A 30-year-old Nebraska woman, who had been walking with her husband near the intersection of Chestnut and Elm streets in Camden just before 7 p.m.
Nebraska health officials are exploring how to use technology to provide mental health and substance abuse treatment for rural patients who must otherwise travel for hours to access behavioral health care.
A crowd prepares to go through a haunted house at school District 13 Haunted Attraction in Brule, Nebraska. During the last two weekends in October, the entire community of Brule is transformed into a Halloween attraction that boasts four haunted ...
"This is one of the few times where I've been unhappy with the citizens of Hastings," Mayor Vern Powers said while making the announcement at Monday's city council meeting. "Our developer has pulled out, our college has pulled out and Mary Lanning has ...
Ricketts is scheduled to visit Hastings, McCook and Omaha on Friday with members of his administration and the president of the Nebraska State Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Ricketts will visit with Hastings Middle school and high school students ...
(KMTV) - UPDATE: (6:55 p.m.) The National Weather Service has cancelled the tornado watch in Cities including Omaha, Papillion, Bellevue and southward toward Tecumseh and Pawnee City. Tornado watch cancelled for Omaha, Papillion, Bellevue, and ...
October is Pregnancy and infant Loss Awareness Month, as well as Down Syndrome, breast cancer, domestic violence, and ADHD Awareness Month.
A proposed $369 million bond issue for Southeast Community College is drawing opposition from some Nebraska agricultural groups, business leaders and elected officials.
(AP) - Lincoln's tax rate will likely go up next year after the mayor won his lawsuit to force the city council to fund his budget.
... even an isolated tornado being possible. An enhanced risk has been outlined across the far southeastern corner of the state, including areas like Falls City and Nebraska City, while Lincoln and Lancaster County are in the marginal category at the ...
Death penalty foes on Thursday called for a state audit of the $54,400 spent on lethal injection drugs that were never delivered to Nebraska prison officials. Sen. Burke Harr of Omaha made the request in a letter to State Auditor Charlie Janssen, just ...
Some companies have distinct ties to their geographical roots, whether it's Walmart and Bentonville, L.L.Bean and Maine, Hershey and, well.. Hershey, or Cabela's and the small Nebraska city of Sidney. But now that the outdoor goods retailer has been ...
My great-grandfather, Joseph Bubas, immigrated to the U.S. from Vukova Gorica, a hilltop town in rural Croatia. Like many Eastern Europeans in the early 20th century, he found his way on a steam ship, arrived at ... The day was packed with reminders of ...
Some companies have distinct ties to their geographical roots, whether it's Walmart and Bentonville, L.L.Bean and Maine, Hershey and, well.. Hershey, or ...





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