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Heineman Names New Nebraska Lieutenant Governor

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman has named state Sen. John Nelson of Omaha as his new lieutenant governor. …Read More

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Hot Sheets (9/30): Pit-Stained Shirts Await

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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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North Platte Weather-September 30

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Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 14 to 23 mph, with gusts as …Read More

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Nebraska Man Injured in ATV Accident

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LOOMIS, Neb. (AP) — A southern Nebraska man is in critical condition following an ATV crash. The Phelps County Sheriff’s …Read More

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Lincoln County Marriage Licenses (Week of 9/22)

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Dustin Lee Sauer, 32, North Platte and Shannon Marie Dockery, 26, North Platte   Ryan William Westman, 25, North Platte …Read More

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Dispute Over Nebraska Bar Association Dues Settled

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A dispute over mandatory dues the Nebraska state bar association charges has ended with the settlement …Read More

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I-80 to Be Closed Overnight at Gothenburg Interchange October 1 and 2

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Road work will again force the closure of Interstate 80 at the Gothenburg Interchange. According to the Nebraska Department of …Read More

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Toyota Recalls 690,000 Pickups to Fix Rear Spring

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DETROIT (AP) — Toyota says it is recalling 690,000 Tacoma pickup trucks because the rear leaf springs could break, puncture …Read More

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UNL to Host 60th Annual Income Tax Institute

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is hosting its 60th annual tax institute for tax professionals at seven …Read More

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Monument Proposed to Honor Nebraska Capitol Architect

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln neighborhood group is proposing a monument to honor the architect of the Nebraska Capitol. …Read More

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Police: Body of Arkansas Real Estate Agent Found

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SCOTT, Ark. (AP) — Authorities say the body of an Arkansas real estate agent who disappeared Thursday has been found …Read More

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Private Parking Garage Collapses in Omaha

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say no one was injured when a privately-owned parking garage in midtown Omaha collapsed overnight. …Read More

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Sister of Man Who Killed 4 in Omaha Guilty in 2 Robberies

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The sister of a man convicted of killing four Omaha residents in August 2013 has been …Read More

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3 Nebraska School Districts Share $1.3 Million in Grants

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FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — Three Nebraska school districts will receive federal grants worth more than $1.3 million to help promote …Read More

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Lincoln Sees Increase in Panhandlers Downtown

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Police say the number of homeless people and panhandlers has increased in downtown Lincoln. Police issued …Read More

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Police: Teen Critically Injured in Omaha Shooting

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police say a teenager has been critically injured in a shooting. Seventeen-year-old Shawn Johnson was …Read More

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Caught in the Act? Videos of Police Can Mislead

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BEAVERCREEK, Ohio (AP) — In a recent Ohio case and others, cameras meant to catch bad guys are capturing attention …Read More

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Memorial Held for Iowa Teen Who Died After Fight

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COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — The Council Bluffs community has come together to remember a western Iowa 17-year-old who died …Read More

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Grand Island Flood Control Project Behind Schedule, Over Budget

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GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — A Grand Island flood control project that was scheduled for completion next year is four …Read More

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Death Toll from GM Ignition Switches Now at 23

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DETROIT (AP) — At least 23 people have died and 16 people have been seriously injured in crashes involving General …Read More

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Penalty on Chiefs Player Ignites Social Media

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Husain Abdullah knew before he even reached the end zone Monday night that he would …Read More

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Nebraska AP High School Football Rankings

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Here are the Associated Press Nebraska high school football rankings in Classes A through D-2. Listings include name of school, …Read More

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Chiefs Offense Hums in 41-14 Rout of Patriots

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Perhaps the Kansas City Chiefs gave their neighbors across the parking lot a little bit …Read More

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Chiefs Break Seahawks’ Guinness Noise Record

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Arrowhead Stadium is once again the loudest outdoor venue in sports. After claiming the record …Read More

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MLB Crowds Drop Slightly for 2nd Straight Year

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NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball attendance has dipped slightly for the second straight season. The 30 teams drew …Read More

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Autopsy Shows Chiefs LB Belcher Had Brain Damage

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — An autopsy performed a year after Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher killed his baby’s …Read More

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A’s Lester, Royals’ Shields in AL Wild-Card Focus

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals made one of the boldest trades in franchise history two years …Read More

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Huskers Looking to Dent Michigan St. Defense Again

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Michigan State has had one of the nation’s top defenses in recent seasons, and no team …Read More

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Conroy Collects Big Ten Honor

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Senior forward Mayme Conroy earned Big Ten Offensive Player-of-the-Week accolades on Monday after scoring three goals in two games last week. Conroy, …Read More

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Lady Huskers Ready for Record TV Exposure in 2014-15

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       Lincoln - The Nebraska women’s basketball team hasn’t started the 2014-15 season yet, but the Huskers are already setting …Read More

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McLeod, Stuart Sign Contract Extensions

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DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Avalanche signed forward Cody McLeod and defenseman Brad Stuart to contact extensions Monday. McLeod’s new …Read More

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