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Nebraska, South Dakota to Devise Zebra Mussel Plan

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska and South Dakota officials will be discussing what actions to take following the discovery of …Read More

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Hot Sheets (11/28): Not Overly Thankful

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Click Here To See Past Hot Sheets This information is not criminal history. Criminal charges are often dropped or reduced. …Read More

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Train Rams Unoccupied Car Near Morrill

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MORRILL, Neb. (AP) — A locomotive has struck an unoccupied vehicle at a crossing four miles south of Morrill in …Read More

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NP Woman Makes Memory Pillows for Bereaved

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NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska woman has been making memory pillows for bereaved families, pillows that she makes …Read More

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North Platte Weather-Thanksgiving

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Thanksgiving Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. South wind 6 to 9 mph. Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around …Read More

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Scottsbluff Zoo Officials: Zebra Died from Anesthesia Reaction

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SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) — Zoo officials in Scottsbluff say a reaction to anesthesia killed a zebra foal that was going …Read More

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Hot Sheets (11/27): Making Dentists Proud

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Click Here To See Past Hot Sheets This information is not criminal history. Criminal charges are often dropped or reduced. …Read More

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Stapleton Woman, 34, Killed in Crash Near North Platte

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A 34-year-old Stapleton woman is dead following an accident on Highway 83, just north of North Platte. At around 11:17 …Read More

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University of Nebraska Hires Branding Firm

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska has hired a Philadelphia-based branding firm to help the university brag about …Read More

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NSP Releases Stats from Husker Home Games Enforcement

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Nebraska State Patrol troopers and communication specialists participated in special enforcement efforts during the 2014 Husker football season thanks in …Read More

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Beatrice Police Working Through Disruptions

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BEATRICE, Neb. (AP) — Officers, dispatchers and others have been working through the disruption caused by installation of new heating …Read More

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Man Gets Probation from Stealing from York Jaycees

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YORK, Neb. (AP) — A 35-year-old man who was convicted of stealing more than $1,400 from the York Jaycees has …Read More

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Omaha Carjacking Thwarted by Girls’ Presence

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The presence of two little girls may have thwarted a carjacking in Omaha. Police say a …Read More

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New Home for Nebraska Guard Museum Shaping Up

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SEWARD, Neb. (AP) — The new Seward home for the Nebraska National Guard State Museum is slowly taking shape as …Read More

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Cops: Woman Drops Cocaine Baggie in Police Station

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UNIONTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a woman being cited for public drunkenness in Pennsylvania accidentally dropped a baggie of …Read More

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Norfolk Family Finds Support After Fire

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NORFOLK, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska family whose home was damaged by a fire says they are thankful for the …Read More

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Expectant Mom Hit by Car Dies, Baby Born Alive

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — Authorities in Pittsburgh say a pregnant woman sitting outside a neighborhood drugstore was struck and killed when …Read More

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Man Dies After Omaha Collision

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police say a 28-year-old Omaha man has died after a collision on the east side of …Read More

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Omaha Killing Suspect Files Another Lawsuit

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The man convicted of first-degree murder in four 2013 shootings shortly after he was released from …Read More

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Girl, 12, Saves 4-Year-Old Sister from House Fire

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HOMESTEAD, Pa. (AP) — A 12-year-old girl saved her 4-year-old sister by carrying her out of their burning home in …Read More

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Nebraska Beats Iowa 37-34 in OT

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IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Kenny Bell caught a 9-yard touchdown pass in overtime and Nebraska rallied to beat Iowa …Read More

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Royals Trade Crow to Miami; give Frasor $1.8M Deal

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Former first-round draft pick Aaron Crow has been traded from the Kansas City Royals to …Read More

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Richard ‘Dick’ Burke Jones

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Richard “Dick” Burke Jones, age 83 formerly of North Platte, passed away Tuesday November 25, 2014 in Bellevue, NE. Dick …Read More

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Margaret Olive Booth

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Margaret Olive Booth, age 95 of North Platte, passed away Wednesday November 26, 2014. Margaret was born on March 17, …Read More

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Wilma Louise Sweley

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Wilma Louise Sweley, age 92 of North Platte, passed away November 27, 2014 peacefully in her sleep. She was born …Read More

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Chiefs Try to Rectify Slow Starts Ahead of Denver

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — By the time the Kansas City Chiefs pushed the pause button and looked at the …Read More

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Huskers Host Skyhawks Friday Night

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The Husker men’s basketball team returns to the court Friday night, as Nebraska hosts Tennessee-Martin at Pinnacle Bank Arena. As of Wednesday afternoon, a …Read More

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Green Scores 24, Suns Beat Nuggets 120-112

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PHOENIX (AP) — Gerald Green scored 24 points and Eric Bledsoe had 21, leading the Phoenix Suns to a 120-112 …Read More

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Bickell lifts Blackhawks over Avalanche, 3-2

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DENVER (AP) — Bryan Bickell scored late in the third period and the Chicago Blackhawks overcame strong goaltending from Calvin …Read More

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Bucs Hold Off Storm On Thanksgiving Eve

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DES MOINES, Ia. – A slow start came back to haunt the Tri-City Storm (9-6-3) on Wednesday night at Buccaneer Arena, as the …Read More

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Husker Win Streak Comes to an End in Five Sets at No. 11 Illinois

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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Despite a spirited comeback to force a fifth set, the No. 10 Nebraska volleyball team fell at No. …Read More

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