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Man sought on drug warrant fatally shot by deputies in Omaha
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Authorities say a man sought on an arrest warrant for drugs has been fatally shot by Douglas County sheriff's deputies in southeast Omaha. The shooting was reported around 3:40 p.m. Tuesday. Authorities say shots were fired as deputies tried to take the 25-year-old man into custody. ...
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Lawrence jeweler and metalsmith gets national recognition
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) - The chance of hearing a jeweler talk about the beauty of cement, coal or industrial latex within a conversation about engagement rings is just about as likely as hearing a construction foreman asking for more diamonds, gold or silver in the concrete mix. Somewhere there in ...
1 points by The Washington Times | Lawrence Kansas Jewellery Lawrence Journal-World Lawrence Arts Center Kansas Douglas County Kansas University of Kansas
Colorado snow totals for March 24, 2017
The following Colorado snow totals have been reported by the National Weather Service for March 24, 2017, as of 10:47 a.m.
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The CU South Denver gift that keeps on giving in Douglas County
CU South Denver was gifted to the university more than 2 years ago. The 151,000-square-foot former museum is continuing to add education programs for people of all ages.
8 points by The Denver Post | School types 2015 Douglas County Colorado High school School terminology 2016 Charles R. Schwab Education
Evergreen dog park will likely close over health, safety and hundreds of pounds of dog poop
Evergreen's very popular off-leash dog park will likely close to allow the mountain terrain to recover from hundreds of pounds of dog poop.
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Man arrested after police pursuit ends in Carson City
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - Authorities say a suspect has been taken into custody after a man reported that he was the victim of a Douglas County carjacking and had been run over by the suspect. Sheriff's deputies arrested the suspect Tuesday following a pursuit that ended in Carson City. ...
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Rollover accident kills one 20-year-old twin, critically injures the other
A 20-year-old Englewood man was killed and his twin brother was critically injured in a one-car vehicle rollover on Saturday afternoon, authorities say.
532 points by The Denver Post | Douglas County Colorado Sheriff Automobile Judge Arapahoe County Colorado Guy Pearce Coroner English-language films
Well owners protest bill hours before kickoff of Nevada Legislature
Well owners demonstrated before the Nevada Legislature convened Monday to protest proposed measures to regulate domestic wells that will be considered during the 120-day session.
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Prosecutor: No charges for teen who accidentally shot dad
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - A prosecutor says no charges will be filed against an Omaha teenager who accidentally shot and killed his father. The Omaha World-Herald reports (http://bit.ly/2jL5KeN ) that Douglas County Attorney Don Kleine says the shooting of Ben Majestic was a "terrible accident." Kleine says that on Tuesday, ...
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Teen convicted of 2nd-degree murder for Omaha park shooting
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - A teen has been convicted for his role in the 2015 killing of one man and the wounding of another in Omaha's Miller Park. A Douglas County jury found 19-year-old Jamar Milton guilty Thursday of second-degree murder, assault and a weapons count. Prosecutors say Milton and ...
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Board names new head of Nevada health insurance exchange
A veteran state employee has been named head of Nevada’s 88,000-member health insurance exchange. The board of the Silver State Health Insurance Exchange on ...
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