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Huskers and Longhorns collide for NCAA title

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Nebraska will play Texas on Saturday night in the championship round of the NCAA Women’s Volleyball Final Four in Omaha. The Huskers advanced by downing Kansas 3-1 in the national semifinals while the Longhorns got by Minnesota 3-1. Nebraska takes 15-match winning streak into the final and will be in search of a fourth national […]

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Tips on caring for yourself during the holidays after the death of a loved one

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Many Nebraskans have lost loved ones in the past year and the next few weeks may be very difficult for them as it’ll be their first year-end holiday season without that person. Jim Luder, a bereavement and hospice care counselor, says there’s no right or wrong way to celebrate the holidays after the death of […]

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Husker’s Gerry anxious for bowl game

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Nebraska safety Nate Gerry is looking forward to his return to the field on December 26th when the Huskers play UCLA in the Foster Farms Bowl. The junior from Sioux Falls, South Dakota was ejected from the loss to Iowa in the regular season finale after being penalized for targeting. “It was awful and I […]

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Offutt Air Force Base drill

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There was a lot of activity at Offutt Air Force Base in Bellevue this morning but there was no need for alarm. This morning’s exercise started at 9 a.m. Those near Offutt heard sirens and saw emergency vehicles responding to the main installation as well of some of off-base locations. This exercise was part of […]

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Huskers play Kansas in Final Four

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The Nebraska volleyball team is two victories away from a national championship as they get set to take on Kansas in the NCAA Final Four at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha. The Huskers take on a Kansas team that ousted top seeded USC in a regional final. “They are on the magic carpet ride right […]

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High school teacher charged with 3rd DUI

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A high school teacher in eastern Nebraska may soon be looking for a new job. Reports say the math teacher at North Star High School in Lincoln has received his third charge in eight years for driving under the influence. Police report 41-year-old Terry Harms, of Courtland, was pulled over last weekend in Lincoln with […]

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Intruders shoot and kill family dog in Omaha

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The Nebraska Humane Society in Omaha is investigating the break-in of a home where the intruders shot and killed the family dog. Vice President of Field Operations Mark Langan says they received the call on Saturday from a couple living near 38th and Bedford. Langan says the couple was in the process of moving into […]

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Gawkers by the thousands applaud mega-lights display near Minden

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A massive display of holiday lights in south-central Nebraska’s Kearney County is drawing hundreds of onlookers nightly. Dean Zoerb, of rural Minden, says he used many tens of thousands of LEDs along his five-acre plot surrounding their home to create a vast twinkling wonderland. Zoerb says he’s had years to perfect the display. Zoerb says […]

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Hillary Clinton campaigns with the help of Warren Buffett in Omaha

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The Oracle of Omaha, Warren Buffett was at the Sokol Hall this morning showing his support for Democratic Presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton. In his introduction, Buffett said, “America should work for those who are willing to work. You should be able in a country this rich to take care of a family working a 40 […]

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