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30 min ago | Washington Times

Neb-Omaha's Derrin Hansen signs a 4-year contract

Nebraska-Omaha men's basketball coach Derrin Hansen has signed a new contract that will keep him at the school through the 2017-18 season.

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4 hrs ago | The Papillion Times

If Nebraska had an official meat, it would be this

Claire Flatowicz: Spring Cleaning: Signs it's time to toss your clothes It's time to dust off those shelves that never see a dust rag, clean out those kitchen cabinets and my clothes closet.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Huskers.com

NU to Close Season at Home with Senior Day

Nebraska vs. Penn State Friday, April 18 at 3 p.m. - Lincoln, Neb. The Huskers host two conference matches this weekend to close the regular season as they face Big Ten opponents Penn State on Friday, April 18 at 3 p.m. before welcoming No.

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

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, Tax, Healthcare Law, Law, US Governors, Dave Heineman

KOLN-TV Lincoln

Stenberg Encourages Using Income Tax Refunds to Invest in NEST

One way for Nebraskans to put an income tax refund to good use is to invest it in a college savings account for a child or grandchild through the Nebraska Educational Savings Trust , Nebraska's state-sponsored 529 college savings program, State Treasurer Don Stenberg said today.

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Knoxville News Sentinel

Missing Neb. boy found in stuffed-animal claw machine

A 3-year-old Nebraska boy is safe after crawling his way into a stuffed-animal claw machine at a bowling alley across the street from his family's apartment Monday night.

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Cleveland.com

'Heaven Is for Real': Greg Kinnear and Northeast...

'Heaven Is for Real': Greg Kinnear and Northeast Ohio's Connor Corum in touching tale of family and faith "Heaven Is for Real" is a sweet, touching film, and the rare PG-rated family offering that is not animated or filled with cute animals.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

KOLN-TV Lincoln

Statewide Agricultural Land Valuations Double Since 2009

Steve Nelson, President, Nebraska Farm Bureau Federation, said, "Monday the Nebraska Department of Revenue's Property Assessment Division released the real property value percentage change by property type from 2013 to 2014.

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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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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, Canada, Hemingford, NE, The Goods: Live Hard. Sell Hard.

News Max

Companies Earn Neb. Jobs Subsidies By Making Employees Work More

A Nebraska state program to attract new jobs allows companies to earn huge subsidies by simply boosting the work hours of existing staff rather than hiring additional employees.

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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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KLKN

Neb. officials encourage volunteering April 20-26

Heineman, first lady Sally Ganem and Jamesena Moore, chairwoman of ServeNebraska, joined for a news conference Monday to publicize the effort.

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KLKN

Governor encourages Nebraskans to volunteer

Governor Dave Heineman and the First Lady talked about Serve Nebraska Week which begins next Monday.

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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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KLKN

Neb. program brings Ben Franklin actor to schools

The Nebraska Treasurer's office is bringing the Franklin character to 16 elementary schools in eastern Nebraska.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Time

Tea Party Divided In Nebraska Republican Senate Race

Elections are like any other job hunt: the key to getting selected is often to have the right people vouch for you.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Mike Johanns, Nebraska, Senator Mike Lee, Tea Party

KLKN

Walk to benefit Nebraska trails

Later this month, Nebraskans will make time to walk for 30 minutes at lunchtime to help benefit Nebraska trails.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

North Platte Bulletin

Lawmakers allocate dollars, create more agencies for prison reform

Final approval was given this week to LB 907, introduced by Sen. Brad Ashford of Omaha.

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KHGI

Neb. officials fight deposition in ward theft case

The attorney for a western Nebraska woman accused of embezzling thousands of dollars from state wards is seeking to question State Auditor Mike Foley and Nebraska State Court Administrator Janice Walker under oath.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Nebraska

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