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NU Begins Search for New Water and Food Institute Director

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska has launched an international search for a new executive director of the …Read More

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Repairs Scheduled for US Highway 30 in Western Nebraska

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DIX, Neb. (AP) — Pavement work is scheduled to begin the week of May 4 on U.S. Highway 30 in …Read More

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Business’ Attempt at Lending Helping Hand Ends with Felony Charges for NP Man

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A 21-year-old North Platte man is facing felony charges after a local business tried to help him out by co-signing …Read More

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NP Man Accused of Burglarizing Haz-Mat Response Building

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A North Platte man is in jail on a felony charge after he allegedly burglarized a local business. At around …Read More

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Hot Sheets (4/27): Shoulda Had a V8

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

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North Platte Weather-April 27

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Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Light east northeast wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. …Read More

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US Gas Prices Jump 13 Cents Per Gallon; Could Go Slightly Up

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CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average national price of a regular gallon of gasoline has jumped 13 cents in the …Read More

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Nebraska’s 6th Annual Lymphoma Walk Raises More Than $70,000

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More than $70,000 was raised during Nebraska’s 6th annual Lymphoma Walk (formerly known as Lymphomathon) held Saturday, April 18, at …Read More

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Big Issues Loom for Nebraska Lawmakers as Session Nears End

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — With a little more than a month left in the session, Nebraska lawmakers still to have …Read More

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Pavement Work Scheduled on I-80 in Western Nebraska

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KIMBALL, Neb. (AP) — Pavement repairs have been scheduled to begin the week of May 4 on Interstate 80 near …Read More

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Arizona Woman Convicted of Murder After Young Daughter Disappeared

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PHOENIX (AP) — A jury has convicted an Arizona mother of murder in the death her 5-year-old daughter who disappeared …Read More

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Doane College to Display Portraits of Civil Rights Leaders

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CRETE, Neb. (AP) — A private liberal arts college in Crete is adding portraits of five civil rights leaders in …Read More

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Nebraska Man Accused of Testing New Pickup on Racetrack

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EAGLE, Neb. (AP) — A Waverly man accused of testing his new pickup on the Eagle Raceway track has been …Read More

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Competency Exam Ordered After Nebraska Woman’s Courtroom Rant

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MADISON, Neb. (AP) — A competency evaluation has been ordered after a courtroom rant by a Norfolk woman charged with …Read More

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Judge Rule Omaha Man Must Stay at Psychiatric Hospital

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska judge has ruled that a man committed to a state psychiatric hospital after a …Read More

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Omaha-Based Entertainment Authority Considering New Battery

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A nonprofit organization dedicated to building and managing public event venues in Omaha is writing a …Read More

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Ashland Man Gets 20-25 Years for Punching, Shaking Baby Son

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WAHOO, Neb. (AP) — A 22-year-old Ashland man has been imprisoned for injuring his 2-month-old son. The office of Saunders …Read More

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Omaha Woman Battling Rare Cancer Fighting Taxes on Donations

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha woman who’s been fighting a rare cancer says she’s now battling the Internal Revenue …Read More

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Flames from Fire Pit Spread to South Sioux City House

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SOUTH SIOUX CITY, Neb. (AP) — A blaze that spread from a backyard fire pit has damaged a house in …Read More

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Texas English Teacher Named National Teacher of the Year

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LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — A Texas high school English teacher has been named the 2015 National Teacher of the Year. …Read More

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Gordon, Moustakas, Royals keep Kluber Winless, beat Indians

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CLEVELAND (AP) — Alex Gordon, Mike Moustakas and the Kansas City Royals kept AL Cy Young Award winner Corey Kluber …Read More

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Rockies Put Closer Ottavino on DL, Recall Rondon

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PHOENIX (AP) — The Colorado Rockies have placed closer Adam Ottavino on the 15-day disabled list with right triceps inflammation …Read More

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Huskers Finish Season Series with Jays

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Lincoln – After winning the its first two games against the Creighton Bluejays (24-12, 8-3 Big East) this season, the …Read More

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2 Bellevue Officers Suffer Minor Injuries in Fracas

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BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) — Two Bellevue police officers sent to keep the peace have been treated for minor injuries after …Read More

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Royals’ Edinson Volquez Drops Appeal, Starts 5-Game Ban

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CLEVELAND (AP) — Kansas City Royals pitcher Edinson Volquez has dropped his appeal of a five-game suspension for his involvement …Read More

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NPCC Basketball Players Named to All-Nebraska Team

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Eight North Platte Community College Knights and Lady Knights basketball players were named to the All – Nebraska junior college …Read More

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This Week in Nebraska Athletics

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Tuesday, April 28      Baseball                      at Creighton                           at Omaha, Neb. (TD Ameritrade) 6:05 p.m. Tuesday, April 28     Softball                      Drake                                    Bowlin Stadium                       …Read More

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