LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Governor Dave Heineman is hoping to lure military veterans to Nebraska with a campaign touting good jobs for vets. "The Good Life for Veterans" campaign seeks to attract military veterans and their families from other states. Nebraska employers and other representatives are attending a series of military career fairs in several states, including Oklahoma, Kansas and Colorado.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Investor Warren Buffett says most stocks are trading at reasonable prices even though the market has soared this year. Buffett said on CNBC yesterday that thinks stocks are generally selling in a reasonable price range. Buffett was in New York City on Wednesday to dine with the winners of last year's charity auction of a lunch with the Omaha-based billionaire. The anonymous winner paid over a million dollars last year for the lunch.
STRATTON, Neb. (AP) - Officials say a fire destroyed part of the former Flame bar in the southwestern Nebraska community of Stratton. Stratton Fire Chief Earl Denio told the McCook Daily Gazette the fire broke out Monday evening in a building that had housed the Flame. The building hadn't been used recently, and Denio says it was in disrepair.
LEXINGTON, Neb. (AP) - A Lexington woman and her boyfriend have been charged with child abuse, accused of injuring her 17-month-old son. Lexington radio station KRVN says 20-year-old Kelsey Dangler was arraigned on Tuesday. Her attorney didn't immediately return a call from The Associated Press yesterday.
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