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Severe Storms Devastate Vineyards Video included

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This summer series of storms have left many vines with no grapes, a devastating impact on Nebraska vineyards. Many areas have been hit multiple times with hail, high winds and rain dealing a blow to grape growers. This year would have been George Spencer Tasting Room's first close to full harvest, but they lost 90% of their crop.  More>>

Two Injured While Riding Camel at State Fair

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Two were injured while riding a camel at the Nebraska State Fair Friday. More>>

Callaway Hosts 24th Annual Kite Flight Video included

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A rural community member's vision 24 years ago turns into a festival drawing hundreds of people from all over. Multiple colors, shapes and sizes of kites filling the Sandhill skies this weekend, during the 24th annual Callaway Kite Flight. The festival started with a single kite in a field and has grown to over 800 attendees.Organizers say the growth makes for a fun family weekend. "To me it's about the good old fashioned fun, watching the kids run around the fields and flying kites instead... More>>

State Fair Visitors Fill Main Parking Lots

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Police are urging visitors to slow down and obey traffic directions as the Nebraska State Fair enters its busiest weekend. Crowds filled the main parking lot Saturday. More>>

State Fair Babies Featured on Animal Planet

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Nebraska State Fair visitors aren't the only ones getting to experience the birthing pavilion this year. Animal Planet has been on the grounds all week filming for their "Labor Live" weekend. More>>

G.I. Fire Destroys Shed, Damages Homes

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A large shed is a total loss after a fire in north Grand Island Friday. More>>

UNK Gives Economic Boost to Kearney Video included

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The city of Kearney knows it has a gem in its public university. Some can't imagine what the city would be like without the school and its driving economic force.  More>>

Nursing Students Tackle Shortage In Industry and Future Influx Of New Patients Video included

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Nursing students look ahead to helping their future patients, especially as more people take advantage of the Affordable Care Act. The UNK College of Nursing, along with four other campuses, held a white coat ceremony Friday for the nearly 50 UNK students entering the UNMC program. Kearney officials say as their campus expands, so does the amount of students coming in."We're growing, we're going to be adding 8 students to the group next fall, then eight the subsequent fall, as well as some ... More>>

UNK Nursing Students Receive White Coats During Ceremony Video included

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The nursing shortage is about to get a little more help, after students take the next step to start in their careers. More than 45 student nurses got their white coats on Friday, as they enter the UNMC nursing program. Less than 50 percent of those who prequalify get into the program, which has five campuses across Nebraska. Officials and students are proud of this achievement."It's a very overpowering sesensef accomplishment to stand here right now," said nursing student Theresa Bougger.... More>>

Rains Lead to Cancellation of State Fair Tractor Pulls Video included

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The weekend tractor pulls at the Nebraska State Fair have been canceled after days of rainy weather left the fairgrounds soggy. More>>

Exceptions to Nebraska Smoking Ban Stuck Down

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The Nebraska Supreme Court has struck down two exceptions to the state's public smoking ban, dealing a blow to cigar bars and tobacco shops, but sparing the exception for some hotel guestrooms that allow smoking. More>>

No Further Negotiations Planned Between Blue Cross and CHI Health Before Contract Expires

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Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska says no other negotiation meetings are planned for this weekend before their contract with Catholic Health Initiatives expires on September 1. More>>

New Nebraska Game and Parks Exhibit is Crowd Favorite at the State Fair Video included

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After a four year hiatus from the state fair, the Nebraska Game and Parks has returned, and in a big way. More>>

Hastings Couple Killed, 2 Others Hurt in Clay County Crash

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A Hastings couple has been killed in a crash in Clay County, and the couple's two children have been taken to the hospital. More>>

Nebraska Lawmakers Considering State's Business Tax Incentives

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Nebraska lawmakers are still looking at ways to measure how well the state's business tax incentives work. More>>

CNH Industrial Grand Island Plant Announces Layoffs

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Citing "company response to current demand" CNH Industrial officials say there will be job reductions at their Grand Island plant. More>>

Tree-Killing Beetle Moves Toward Nebraska Video included

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An invasive tree-eating bug has already killed tens of millions of trees in two dozen states, and it's getting closer and closer to Nebraska.  More>>

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  • Week 1 Nebraska Prep Football Scores

    Week 1 Nebraska Prep Football Scores

    Saturday, August 30 2014 2:39 PM EDT2014-08-30 18:39:12 GMT
    Amherst 58, Shelton 12 Aquinas Catholic 7, Hartington Cedar Catholic 0 Arapahoe 40, Alma 29 Ashland-Greenwood 46, Wahoo 10 BDS 66, Harvard 0 Bancroft-Rosalie 62, Winside 14 Battle Creek 35, Stanton 7 Bellevue East 40, Lincoln East 34 Bellevue West 41, Omaha Westside 0 Bennington 20, Platteview 2 Bertrand 44, Pleasanton 20 Bishop Neumann 30, Syracuse 29 Boone Central/Newman Grove 31, Columbus Scotus 14 Brady 77, Sumner-Eddyville-Miller 30 Centennial 12, Omaha Brownell-Talbot 7 Central City 48,...More >>
    Amherst 58, Shelton 12 Aquinas Catholic 7, Hartington Cedar Catholic 0 Arapahoe 40, Alma 29 Ashland-Greenwood 46, Wahoo 10 BDS 66, Harvard 0 Bancroft-Rosalie 62, Winside 14 Battle Creek 35, Stanton 7 Bellevue East 40, Lincoln East 34 Bellevue West 41, Omaha Westside 0 Bennington 20, Platteview 2 Bertrand 44, Pleasanton 20 Bishop Neumann 30, Syracuse 29 Boone Central/Newman Grove 31, Columbus Scotus 14 Brady 77, Sumner-Eddyville-Miller 30 Centennial 12, Omaha Brownell-Talbot 7 Central City 48,...More >>
  • Hastings Couple Killed, 2 Others Hurt in Clay County Crash

    Hastings Couple Killed, 2 Others Hurt in Clay County Crash

    Friday, August 29 2014 12:32 PM EDT2014-08-29 16:32:08 GMT
    A Hastings couple has been killed in a crash in Clay County, and the couple's two children have been taken to the hospital.More >>
    A Hastings couple has been killed in a crash in Clay County, and the couple's two children have been taken to the hospital.More >>
  • New Nebraska Game and Parks Exhibit is Crowd Favorite at the State Fair

    New Nebraska Game and Parks Exhibit is Crowd Favorite at the State Fair

    Friday, August 29 2014 3:09 PM EDT2014-08-29 19:09:20 GMT
    After a four year hiatus from the state fair, the Nebraska Game and Parks has returned, and in a big way.More >>
    After a four year hiatus from the state fair, the Nebraska Game and Parks has returned, and in a big way.More >>
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  • Judge finds Texas abortion rules unconstitutional

    Judge finds Texas abortion rules unconstitutional

    Sunday, August 31 2014 2:00 AM EDT2014-08-31 06:00:29 GMT
    Tough new Texas abortion restrictions are on hold after a federal judge found Republican-led efforts to hold abortion clinics to hospital-level operating standards unconstitutional in a ruling that spares more than...More >>
    Tough new Texas abortion restrictions are on hold after a federal judge found Republican-led efforts to hold abortion clinics to hospital-level operating standards unconstitutional in a ruling that spares more than a dozen...More >>
  • Pakistan protester dies in clashes with police

    Pakistan protester dies in clashes with police

    Sunday, August 31 2014 1:51 AM EDT2014-08-31 05:51:19 GMT
    Pakistani police are clashing with scattered pockets of anti-government protesters trying to advance on the prime minister's residence after a night of violence that saw hundreds wounded and the first death in...More >>
    Pakistani police are clashing with scattered pockets of anti-government protesters trying to advance on the prime minister's residence after a night of violence that saw hundreds wounded and the first death in more...More >>
  • All Filipino peacekeepers escape Golan standoff

    All Filipino peacekeepers escape Golan standoff

    Sunday, August 31 2014 12:13 AM EDT2014-08-31 04:13:25 GMT
    The Philippine military chief says more than 70 Filipino peacekeepers have escaped from two areas in the Golan Heights that came under attack by Syrian rebels.More >>
    Under cover of darkness, 40 Filipino peacekeepers made a daring escape after being surrounded and coming under fire by Syrian rebels in the Golan Heights, the Philippine military chief said Sunday, while 44 Fijian troops...More >>
 
 
 
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