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North Platte Weather-October 22

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Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 69. South wind …Read More

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Hot Sheets (10/22): Unexpected Results

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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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Added Enforcement Continues for Husker Home Games

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An increased Nebraska State Patrol presence will continue for the remaining Husker home football games. Troopers and communication specialists with …Read More

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Official: Heineman Wasn’t Told of Prisons Program

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The director of Nebraska’s prison system says Gov. Dave Heineman wasn’t told about a temporary inmate …Read More

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2 Law Enforcement Groups Endorse Chuck Hassebrook

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Two law enforcement groups have endorsed Democrat Chuck Hassebrook in the Nebraska governor’s race. The Omaha …Read More

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Nebraska Farmers Make Good Progress on Harvest

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Recent mild weather has helped Nebraska farmers make good progress on harvesting their crops. The U.S. …Read More

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Staples Reports Possible Data Breach

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NEW YORK (AP) — Staples says that it is looking into a potential credit card data breach and that it …Read More

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Some Nebraska Students Get OK to Pose with Guns

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BROKEN BOW, Neb. (AP) — A central Nebraska school board has decided to let students pose with guns in their …Read More

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Hot Sheets (10/21): The One, The Only

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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-October 21

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Today: Sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the …Read More

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Apple Issues Security Warning for iCloud

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple has posted a new security warning for users of its iCloud online storage service amid …Read More

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Woman Slain in Northeast Nebraska’s Knox County

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VERDIGRE, Neb. (AP) — A man has been taken into custody, suspected of shooting to death a 66-year-old woman in …Read More

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Woman Named to Southeast Nebraska Judgeship

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FAIRBURY, Neb. (AP) — The governor has appointed a Fairbury lawyer to a county court judgeship in southeast Nebraska. On …Read More

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Omaha Man Pleads Not Guilty in Omaha Jewelry Store Slaying

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An 18-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to murder and weapons charges stemming from the slaying …Read More

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New Iowa-Nebraska Bridge Set to Open Wednesday

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AMES, Iowa (AP) — The new U.S. Highway 34 bridge connecting Nebraska and Iowa is scheduled to open after 3 …Read More

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Nebraska Man Fatally Injured in ATV Accident

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CRETE, Neb. (AP) — A 26-year-old Crete man has been fatally injured in an all-terrain vehicle accident. The accident occurred …Read More

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Officers Ride Rails to Promote Safety

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The Nebraska State Patrol along with the Dakota County Sheriff’s Office is teaming up with Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) …Read More

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Lincoln Tailgating Spot Permanently Bans Alcohol

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A popular Nebraska football tailgating spot has permanently banned alcohol after a violent incident that ended …Read More

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Woman Injured in Council Bluffs Blaze

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COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A woman has been injured in a fire at a house in eastern Council Bluffs. …Read More

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13 Injured in Missouri School Bus Collision

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LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. (AP) — Police in suburban Kansas City say one girl suffered serious injuries and 12 others had …Read More

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New-Look NBA: A Player’s Perspective, Paul Pierce

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Associated Press will periodically look at the changing landscape of the NBA during the upcoming season …Read More

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Boyes Scores in OT to Lift Panthers over Avalanche

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DENVER (AP) — Brad Boyes scored a power-play goal 2:23 into overtime and the Florida Panthers beat the Colorado Avalanche …Read More

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Postseason Baseball Schedule

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All Times EDT x-if necessary LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES (Best-of-7) American League Kansas City 4, Baltimore 0 Friday, Oct. 10: Kansas …Read More

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Bumgarner, Pence lead Giants over Royals 7-1

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Madison Bumganer took a two-hit shutout into the seventh inning, Hunter Pence hit a two-run …Read More

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Coach of Football Team Charged in Hazing Suspended

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PARLIN, N.J. (AP) — The coaching staff of a New Jersey high school football team rocked by charges of sexual …Read More

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16 Huskers Awarded Blackshirts

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Lincoln, Neb.- The Nebraska football team continued its preparations for its Saturday morning Big Ten conference showdown with Rutgers University on Tuesday afternoon, …Read More

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Game 2 Starters Ventura, Peavy Study in Contrasts

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The starting pitchers for Game 2 of the World Series are a study in contrasts. …Read More

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Broncos Top Nielsen’s Prime-Time Programs for Oct. 13-19

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Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Oct. 13-19. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewership. 1. NFL Football: San …Read More

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CBS Retained its Nielsen Ratings Crown Last Week

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NEW YORK (AP) — Nielsen says football scored half of the Top 10 slots in last week’s ratings. NBC took …Read More

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Red Takes Series Finale with Walkoff Win

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Lincoln – In a game that saw Bo Pelini (Blake Headley) play third base and a yellow teletubby (Wes Edrington) hit …Read More

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Parents’ Brawl gets Teams Banned from Playoffs

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SEATTLE (AP) — Two Seattle-area youth football teams for players 9 and 10 years old have been banned from the …Read More

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Limited Number of Nebraska-Rutgers Tickets Available

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Rutgers recently returned a limited number of tickets for Saturday’s football game at Memorial Stadium. These tickets are located in the visiting …Read More

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New Year’s Day Bowl in Orlando gets New Sponsor

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ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Buffalo Wild Wings has signed on as the new title sponsor for Orlando’s New Year’s Day …Read More

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NFL Creates Sportsmanship Award for Players

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NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL has created a Sportsmanship Award that will be voted on by the players and …Read More

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Henry Juker

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Henry Juker, 88 of North Platte, passed away October 19, 2014 at Golden Living Center in Cozad. He was born …Read More

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