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Nebraska Farmers Nearly Done Harvesting Crops

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska farmers are nearly done harvesting this year’s crops after last week’s cold, dry weather. The …Read More

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Cozad Firefighters Get OK to Sit on City Council

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COZAD, Neb. (AP) — The City Council in Cozad has decided to let volunteer firefighters be elected to the council. …Read More

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Thanksgiving Travel Woes? There’s an App for That

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By JUSTIN PRITCHARD, Associated Press Traveling by plane, train or automobile can be a headache. Mixing in Thanksgiving can make …Read More

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Maxwell Student Named NPCC Business Student of the Month

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Alex Gurciullo, of Maxwell, has been named Business Student of the Month for November at North Platte Community College. Gurciullo, …Read More

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Hot Sheets (11/25): Always Look on the Bright Side of Life

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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-November 25

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Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Light west southwest wind becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph in the morning. …Read More

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Nebraska Prison Employees Won’t Face Charges

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — None of the state employees who were blamed for Nebraska’s prison sentence miscalculations will face criminal …Read More

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MPCC Given the Go-Ahead to Instruct Students in Other States

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More students than ever will now have access to online courses and programs through Mid-Plains Community College. MPCC officials received …Read More

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Kearney Man Killed in Pickup Crash

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KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a 25-year-old Kearney man has been killed in a rollover crash off a state …Read More

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Harassing Phone Call Allegations Lead to NP Man’s Arrest

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A North Platte man is in jail on felony charges after an investigation into harassing phone calls revealed an assault …Read More

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Lincoln Man Convicted of Recording Employees

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A former Lincoln restaurant manager has been convicted of recording images of women changing clothes in …Read More

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Former Toll Booth Saved to Help Decatur Tourism

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DECATUR, Neb. (AP) — Decatur residents are hoping a former toll booth will help attract visitors to the eastern Nebraska …Read More

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2 Nebraska Boards Balk at Decision of Learning Community

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Two suburban Omaha school boards have decided not to oppose or support a plan that would …Read More

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Creighton University President to Leave in January

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Creighton University President Timothy Lannon has announced that he’ll be leaving his post sooner than expected. …Read More

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St. Louis County Police Chief: Fabric of Ferguson Torn Apart

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FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar says at least a dozen businesses are burning after …Read More

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Salmonella Outbreak in 10 States Linked to Raw Sprouts

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Raw sprouts are linked to dozens of cases of food poisoning — again. The Centers for Disease …Read More

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York Man Sentenced to Prison in Fatal 2013 Crash

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YORK, Neb. (AP) — A York man has been given five- to 10 years in prison for the crash death …Read More

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Livestock on 2 Nebraska Farms Quarantined

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say livestock have been quarantined on two north-central Nebraska farms following diagnoses of a disease …Read More

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Nebraska, 20 Other States Push to Overturn Maryland Gun Law

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HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — Twenty-one states are asking a federal appeals court to overturn provisions of Maryland’s gun-control law that …Read More

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Oklahoma High School Rocked by 3 Rape Allegations

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NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Allegations by three girls at an Oklahoma high school who say they were raped by the …Read More

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Bernard Dale Lehn

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Bernard Dale Lehn, age 92 of North Platte passed away at his home Monday November 24, 2014. Barney was born …Read More

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Petteway Named to Oscar Robertson Trophy Watch List

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Lincoln – University of Nebraska guard Terran Petteway was honored this week, as he was named to the Oscar Robertson Trophy …Read More

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Tickets on Sale for Huskers vs. Tennessee-Martin

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Lincoln – The University of Nebraska Athletic Ticket Office announced Tuesday morning that a limited number of floor section seats are …Read More

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Theriot Named to Wade Watch List

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Lincoln - Nebraska junior Rachel Theriot had her name added to another women’s basketball national player-of-the-year watch list on Tuesday, when she …Read More

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Dodgers Acquire Juan Nicasio from Rockies

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers acquired right-hander Juan Nicasio from the Colorado Rockies on Monday in exchange …Read More

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Chiefs Place Berry on Non-Football Illness List

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs have placed Pro Bowl safety Eric Berry on the non-football illness list after …Read More

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Nebraska Senator-Elect Looking at Tuition Program

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A senator-elect says he’ll introduce legislation to study how a tuition payback program catching on in …Read More

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