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Critic's POV: 'Heaven's' depiction of family is for real

AP Photo/Sony Pictures - Allen Fraser Greg Kinnear and Connor Corum star in "Heaven Is For Real," a film based on the best-selling book of the same name.

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Related Topix: Greg Kinnear, Secretariat

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Corn Nation

WR Spencer Tears Commits To Nebraska

You weren't expecting #BOOM on a Wednesday morning, were you? Well, Nebraska got it's first Wide Receiver commitment for the 2015 cycle today.

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Related Topix: Sports, University of Nebraska NCAA, NCAA Sports

Bellingham Herald

Governor: Nebraska tax relief debates to continue

Heineman praised lawmakers for their work in lowering taxes in this year's session, which ends on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Nebraska Government, Tax, Healthcare Law, Law, US Governors, Dave Heineman

WOWT-TV Omaha

More Nebraskans Killed in Accidents Than Years Before

The Nebraska Department of Roads says 18 people were killed in accidents over the last month.

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WOWT-TV Omaha

Nebraska Science Festival Begins April 24

Presented by the University of Nebraska Medical Center, the Festival is designed to make science accessible, interactive, relevant and fun for kids and adults alike.

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Related Topix: University of Nebraska Medical Center

KOTA Television

Union Burger runner up for Nebraska Beef Council's best burger

The Union Bar's 'Union Burger' came in only behind the "Stella Cheeseburger" from Stella's Bar and Grill in Bellevue in the Nebraska Beef Council's Best Burger Contest.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Hamburger, Bellevue, NE, Scotts Bluff County, NE, Papillion, NE, Alliance, NE

Inhabitat

KXL Opponents Carve Massive Anti-Pipeline Crop Art in Nebraska Cornfield

Keystone XL Pipeline opponents have carved a massive 80-acre crop art in a Nebraska cornfield that sits directly in the path of the proposed project.

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Related Topix: 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Ogallala, NE, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

KTIV-TV Sioux City

Woodland Park, NE man pleads "no contest" after woman was found tied up in his home

A northeast Nebraska man, who allegedly held a person against their will, has pleaded "no contest" to charges he faced in the case.

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KETV-TV

UNL group promotes positivity on campus

IT'S EASY TO SMILE WHEN THE SUN IS OUT AND THE WEATHER'S WARM.. LIKE IT WAS SATURDAY.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

KLKN

Grand Island attorney named to judgeship

A former Hall County prosecutor has been named to fill an open district court judgeship in eastern Nebraska's 5th Judicial District.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Dave Heineman

WOWT-TV Omaha

ACLU Speaks for Man Arrested Handing out Fliers

A Nebraska civil liberties group is now representing a Lincoln man arrested by police last month for handing out religious pamphlets outside Lincoln's Pinnacle Bank Arena.

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Related Topix: ACLU, Activism

WHTC

Saugatuck Selects Former Nebraska Public Official to Fill Council Vacancy

The Saugatuck City Council last night filled a vacancy in its ranks by appointing Chris Peterson to complete the two-year term of Wendy Wise Fisher, who resigned in March four months after she was elected.

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Related Topix: Nebraska Government

The Papillion Times

'Last Supper' quilt makes its way to Nebraska

It ended up taking him on a journey through 37 states and introduced him to hundreds of people who came to see the results of his unlikely hobby, a quilt called "The Supper."

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The Papillion Times

11 Nebraska-set movies that were filmed elsewhere

Quite a few Nebraska movies were not filmed in or even near Nebraska. Apparently, when filming the state, any old farm-y location will do.

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Related Topix: Nebraska Government, Canada, Hemingford, NE, The Goods: Live Hard. Sell Hard.

KTIV-TV Sioux City

USDA awards grants to NE Nebraska Educational Service Units

An award of nearly $300,000 in grant funding was given to upgrade distance learning equipment between 30 schools and Northeast Community College.

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Related Topix: Pierce, NE, Wayne County, NE, Norfolk, NE

Mon Apr 14, 2014

KHGI

Neb. officials: 2 men tried to take TVs from hotel

Authorities in eastern Nebraska say two men tried to steal more than a dozen televisions from a hotel under construction.

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Related Topix: TV, Electronics, Nebraska Government

KOTA Television

Heineman urges Nebraskans to volunteer for ServeNebraska Week

Governor Dave Heineman today encouraged Nebraskans to volunteer during ServeNebraska Week, April 20-26.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Dave Heineman, Mitchell, NE, Scottsbluff, NE

The Miami Herald

Recent editorials published in Nebraska newspapers

With the May 13 primary election fast approaching, voters face a daunting challenge to select from a confounding number of candidates in state and local races, including a broad field of seven candidates for the U.S. Senate and eight for governor.

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Related Topix: Nebraska Government, Agriculture, Science, Opinion

KHGI

Southeast Nebraska crash fatally injures passenger

A 27-year-old woman has been fatally injured in a car crash off an icy road in southeast Nebraska's Lancaster County., The accident occurred about 3:20 a.m. Monday.

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KOTA Television

Nebraska looks to join states in fighting wildfires

Nebraska is on the cusp of joining forces with Colorado, Wyoming and the Dakotas to help fight rural wildfires.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Dave Heineman, Sidney, NE, Scottsbluff, NE, Mitchell, NE

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