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Girl Scout cookie sales start today in Nebraska

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It is the day that many people wait all year for. Theresa Cassady is the communications officer for Girl Scouts Spirit of Nebraska and says door-to-door cookie sales officially start in some parts of the state today and girls will be setting up booths statewide on February 12th outside retailers and at special events. Cassady […]

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Snow slowly moving out of Nebraska

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Nebraskans will be digging out today after a heavy snow over most of the state. National Weather Service – Omaha Meteorologist Cathy Zapotocny says there is more than a foot of snow in some areas of the state.  She says this storm system is still over parts of Nebraska. Zapotocny says, “It is trying to […]

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Gun debate drags on, could reach crucial vote today (AUDIO)

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State lawmakers again take up a debate on whether Nebraska cities can impose stricter gun laws than the state with a crucial vote upcoming. A filibuster has held up a vote, forcing supporters to search for 33 votes to cut off debate and force a vote. Debate on LB 289 enters its fourth day today. […]

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Snow causing slick road conditions around Omaha metro area

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Those traveling to the Omaha metro area today can expect slow travel and slick roads. National Weather Service – Omaha Meteorologist Cathy Zapotocny says snow stretches from Kearney east to Omaha with the higher amounts falling in the metro area. Zapotocny says, “One to four inches depending on where you are located in eastern Nebraska. […]

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“Mountain men” from across the region gather in Kearney

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A group devoted to the history and use of muzzleloading firearms is holding its annual convention in Kearney this weekend. Organizer Phil Tripe says the United Nebraska Muzzleloaders Association event is bringing in members from all across the region and the trade show will open today at noon. “In the evening, there will be various […]

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Nebraska BBB warning following Powerball drawing

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A warning from the Nebraska Better Business Bureau. President Jim Hegarty says the latest scam centers around Wednesday’s Powerball jackpot drawing. Hegarty says, “We will probably start seeing today texts and emails going out to people saying sorry you weren’t a grand prize winner but you are a secondary winner. Your numbers were picked and […]

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Explosion – fire destroys Omaha Old Market building

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A historic Omaha Old Market building today is coated with layers of ice after a three alarm fire Saturday. Omaha Fire Chief Bernie Kanger says crews were called to the corner of 11th and Howard Streets just before 3 p.m. after reports of an explosion and fire. A second alarm was called about 45 minutes […]

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Hall of Fame results live today, 2-6 CT

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The boxes have been checked, the celebration is about to begin, and, as always, the debate will continue. The coming of the new year mean's it's Hall of Fame time again, with the much-anticipated 2016 class ready to be unveiled today at 6 p.m. ET.

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Gov. Ricketts is eager to get started on second legislative session (AUDIO)

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Gov. Pete Ricketts says he knows the players better and is more prepared for his second legislative session, which begins today. Ricketts understands his efforts to ease the property tax burden on Nebraskans are tempered by a projected $110 million shortfall in the state budget. “We’re going to have to really work within the confines […]

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Hall of Fame results live today, 2-6 CT

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The boxes have been checked, the celebration is about to begin, and, as always, the debate will continue. The coming of the new year mean's it's Hall of Fame time again, with the much-anticipated 2016 class ready to be unveiled today at 6 p.m. ET.

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Winter mix hits Nebraska as temperatures drop throughout state

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A mixture of moisture in Nebraska this morning. South-central Nebraska is under a winter advisory issued by the National Weather Service for today. It is expected to be mostly cloudy with morning rain and snow in south-central through eastern Nebraska. Highs will range from the 30s to the lower 40s. Snow and rain is expected […]

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Royals hire Quirk to manage Class A affiliate

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The Kansas City Royals announced today that former Royals catcher Jamie Quirk, has been hired as the manager of the Class A Advanced Wilmington Blue Rocks.

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