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BEATRICE, Neb. (AP) — There was a time when Doris Ourecky's bones were like that of a 100-year-old. She hadn't yet turned 70, the Beatrice Daily Sun reports.
LONGMONT, Colo. (AP) — A man accused of killing a Colorado State Patrol cadet and injuring a trooper during a May high-speed chase says the CSP violated its own policies during the pursuit and he wants some of the evidence thrown out.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A waning pine beetle outbreak in the Rocky Mountain states is leaving dead trees in its wake.
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Residents in rural areas of Wyoming are concerned about fire protection as housing continues to expand into the countryside.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Everybody wants to be a Cheyenne Mountain Indian, says student and tennis player Grace Cossin.
Berkshire’s book value has compounded by 19 percent over the 51 years since Warren Buffett bought a struggling Massachusetts textile mill and began doing business as head man at a publicly traded company that later branched into insurance, retailing, heavy industry and most everything else related to mankind’s needs and wants.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's small business owners say employees in the state's China and Japan offices have saved them from making irrevocable mistakes in the global market.
The Omaha-based conglomerate said in a preliminary statement that did not include revenue or earnings per-share that operating earnings were $3.7 billion, down from $4.2 billion a year earlier.
CORTEZ, Colo. (AP) — The Grizzly Peak Research Natural Area rarely gets visitors, but the area is getting added protection to keep it from being disturbed so it can provide a baseline for what a natural area should look like. It also will be used to determine the effects of climate change.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The festivities around Berkshire Hathaway's annual meeting continue Sunday with a day of fun events.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — More than two years have passed since the bitterly cold night in January 2014 when firefighters battled the flames that gutted the Syracuse United Methodist Church, leaving only an ice-covered red-brick shell behind.
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — The Fort Collins police department is trying to determine why police officers incorrectly logged body-mounted camera footage that could have affected dozens of cases. In several cases, attorneys had no way of knowing whether video evidence existed or could have been used by the defense.
The rough arrests of three brothers in north Omaha in 2013 could lead to a city payout of $90,000 if the City Council approves a settlement reached in a subsequent lawsuit.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Game and Parks has scheduled three events in May as part of International Migratory Bird Month — better known Nebraska Bird Month.
Stacey and Kathleen Bauer of Ogallala purchased the western Nebraska landmark Friday. The sale price was $399,000.
Warren Buffett says there is a time-bomb in the financial system, a badly mismarked derivative position, but he isn't saying where it is or who is on the hook.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Berkshire Hathaway's first-quarter profit grew 8 percent largely because of the way it had to account for its Duracell acquisition on paper, but profits fell at its BNSF railroad and at its insurance units.
Carl Hill, marketing director for Clayton, said a Kansas buyer read about the home in Buffett’s letter to shareholders and bought it for $78,900, a discount of about $10,000 being offered to shareholders this week.
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — U.S. Forest Service officials are considering a proposal to open non-wilderness areas in northern Jackson Hole to guided day-use shore fishing.
New audit slams state agency for spending on photo shoot, $44,000 speaker's fee, reimbursements for alcohol and cigarettes. Agency defends some of its spending as necessary to promote the state and, in some cases, an effort to save money.
Four inmates at the Sarpy County Jail barricaded themselves in a housing unit Friday and broke 11 sprinkler heads, which caused flooding and significant water damage.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police say they've made an arrest in the case of a woman found fatally shot in an Omaha neighborhood west of Fontenelle Park.
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A drone for loan? One of the first law enforcement agencies to use unmanned aircraft as eyes in the sky says it's ready to ship its technology anywhere in the country to help police who need it.
AURORA, Colo. (AP) — One of the best parts of dog sledding with Good Times Adventures in Breckenridge is wiping out. Seriously.
A high school senior told police that the bullet which struck a 14-month-old boy Wednesday was fired accidentally as the teen was handling a handgun in the basement of a north Omaha home.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Authorities say 12 inmates and two other people were injured when a Jeep hit a prisoner transport van in southern Colorado.
DENVER (AP) — Colorado's tourists would be able to buy as much marijuana as residents, if a bill moving through the state Legislature passes.
SHERIDAN, Wyo. (AP) — A jury has convicted a Montana tribal game warden of poaching in northern Wyoming.
An Omaha amateur historian’s quixotic effort to rewrite the story of one of the most famous photos in American history has prompted a reaction — and possibly a correction — from the U.S. Marine Corps.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — A judge on Friday sentenced a Colorado woman to 100 years in prison for cutting a nearly 8-month-old fetus from a stranger's womb.