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  1. Mayor Jean StothertRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KETV-TV

    In this edition of KETV Chronicle, Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert talks about next year's budget, the loss of a beloved Omaha police officer, and her plans to run for a second term. NATIONAL CAPTIONING INSTITUTE, WHICH IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ITS CAPTION CONTENT AND ACCURACY.

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  2. Former Bluffton swimmer makes Olympic trialsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bluffton Today

    ... an outside interest. Reed spent his freshman year at Bluffton before moving to Virginia. He will swim at the trials in Omaha, Neb., next June with the hope of landing one of two spots in the event on the U.S team. "I enjoyed swimming for coach Eric ...

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  3. Baylor's Trey Freeman Qualifies For 2016 Olympic Swim TrialsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    ... will now compete in the 2016 USA Olympic Team Trials which will be held June 26-July 3 at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha, Nebraska. Freeman has two more events remaining at the Speedo Junior National Championships. He will compete in the 200 FR ...

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  4. Native Omahan Days & the Omaha Home for Boys Celebrate a Weekend of Coming HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WOWT-TV Omaha

    ... caught up with a few others who have something to celebrate-- a celebration 95 years in the making. We begin at the Omaha home for boys. Where staff members have spent the past nine decades supporting countless youth. For Chris Schwartz, now a ...

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  5. Rain Chances in Hollys' ForecastRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KETV-TV

    ... THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS. TEMPERATURES HAVE RISEN A FEW DEGREES WITHIN THE LAST HOUR. WE ARE UP TO 85 DEGREES IN OMAHA, 87 IN LINCOLN. AT EPLEY, 85 DEGREES IS OUR CURRENT TEMPERATURE. THE DEW POINT IS AT 67. STILL FAIRLY HUMID BUT NOT AS OPPRESSIVE ...

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  6. Kellogg, BCTGM Union Announce New Master Contract AgreementRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Benzinga

    Kellogg Company and the Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco and Grain Millers union today announced the ratification of a new five-year master contract that covers the company's four Ready-To-Eat Cereal plants in Battle Creek, MI; Memphis, TN; Omaha, NE; and Lancaster, PA. The current contract is scheduled to expire on Oct. 3. The master contract ratification vote comes after Kellogg and BCTGM leadership successfully reached a tentative agreement on July 24, 2015.

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  7. Man Critically Burned After Setting Himself On FireRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WOWT-TV Omaha

    An Omaha man is in critical condition after setting himself on fire outside of the VA Medical Center Friday afternoon. The 53-year-old called 911 just before 2:30 p.m. from his vehicle parked near South 42nd Street and Woolworth Avenue, saying he'd drenched himself in gasoline and oil and threatened to light himself on fire.

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  8. 311Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Dallas Observer

    On the surface, 311 are easy to hate. They started over 25-years-ago out of Omaha, Nebraska, mixing rap-metal with reggae and taking their name from the local police department's code for indecent exposure after one of their members got arrested for streaking.

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  9. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Iobserve

    ... Indian Reservation in Nebraska and serves about 115 kindergarten through eighth-grade students from the Winnebago and Omaha tribes. "I was shocked when Father Paysse announced the award because I thought he was just announcing that this will be my ...

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  10. Slide the City splashes through PapillionRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KETV-TV

    ... down the slides, people popping their tubes," participant Allie Napora. This is the first time the event has hit the Omaha area and it sold out at 4,000 people. "We wanted to do something that was fun. A Summer event that got people outside, ...

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  11. Three Injured In Boating AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WOWT-TV Omaha

    ... girl were riding on the inflatable. One of the 13-year-olds was taken by medical helicopter to Nebraska Medicine in Omaha. The other two victims were taken to Nebraska Medicine by ambulance. Their injuries included broken bones and internal injuries ...

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  12. Native Omaha Days celebrates with Saturday morning paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KETV-TV

    ... shirts filled the crowd as the Chapman family filed in for the huge celebration. "We got over a hundred-fifty people," Omaha resident Donald Bolden said, "It's like a natural high. I mean, when you got your family around you, they show you nothing ...

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  13. PennLive's Top 15 Eastern League prospectsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    ... to Indiana first baseman Sam Travis in the seventh inning of an NCAA College World Series elimination baseball game in Omaha, Neb., Wednesday, June 19, 2013. (AP Photo/Eric Francis) Baseball America: 50 His hitting is very advanced, for he barrels ...

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  14. 1,000 foot water slide in Nebraska puts your pool party to shameRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Mashable

    The folks over at Slide The City, an organization that takes 1,000 foot water slides to different cities in America, knows this rule well. They're currently setting up an inflatable water slide in Omaha, Nebraska, for a sold-out event on Aug. 1. About 4,000 people will be jumping into swimsuits and getting in line to ride the mega slide.

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  15. Two Of A Kind Makes For A Full HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WOWT-TV Omaha

    ... a way to help ensure great homes are found and you get great cats. The Nebraska Humane Society at 8929 Fort Street in Omaha is open weekends from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and weekdays 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. You can always look up animals and find information at

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  16. Genealogy Query - BROWN : LONGRead the original story

    Yesterday | Cousinconnect.com

    I am looking for my birth brothers! They were adopted in the basement of a church in Omaha, Nebraska. There birth parents names are constants and Frank long.

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  17. Omahans return to Nebraska for Native Omaha DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KETV-TV

    ... WERE TRYING TO KEEP FROM ME. THINGS THAT PEOPLE DID THAT THE CONTEST. DAVONTE: NOW SHE IS BACK FOR NATIVE -- NATIVE OMAHA DAYS. PROUD TO BE HOME, AND PROUD TO WEAR THE CROWN. IT IS WHO WE ARE. OMAHA IS A PART OF ME. IT WILL ALWAYS BE A PART OF ME. I ...

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  18. Motorcyclist Killed In Late Night CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Omaha police tell WOWT 6 News that one person has died after a collision between a motorcyclist and a driver late Friday night. The crash happened just after 11:45 p.m. near 24th and Seward.

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  19. Chasers Collect Three of Four From ExpressRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    JC Sulburan was sensational over 6 2/3 innings in his Triple-A debut as Omaha raced out to a huge early lead in an eventual 10-3 decision over Round Rock Friday night in the last of four meetings at Dell Diamond. The Storm Chasers improved to 61-46 and remain three games behind victorious Oklahoma City in the American Conference North Division.

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  20. Photo Album: Mammatus Clouds Over OmahaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Many of you asked, "What kind of clouds are these?" In reference to jaw dropping formations rolling over the Omaha metro. They are called mammatus clouds.

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