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Judge Orders Psych Evaluation for NP Man Accused of Sexually Assaulting Boy

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A Lincoln County District Court Judge has ordered a North Platte man, accused of sexually assaulting a young boy, to …Read More

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Jamie Vancura

NP Man Who Held Woman at Gunpoint Gets 2-6 Years

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A North Platte man who held a woman at gunpoint last March has been sentenced to prison. On March 11, …Read More

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Michael Meyers

NP Man Who Fired Gun in City Gets Prison

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A 44-year-old North Platte man, who fired a gun inside the city limits last October, will spend the next several …Read More

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Broken Bow Child Care Provider Has License Revoked

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BROKEN BOW, Neb. (AP) — Officials say a Nebraska woman’s child care provider license was revoked because her husband kept …Read More

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Michael Petersen

Nebraska Man Who Shot Ex-Wife, Lawyer Kills Self

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A 58-year-old Nebraska man who had been sentenced to life in prison for killing his ex-wife …Read More

Posted 12 hours ago | 1 Comment

Toni Allen

NP Woman Charged with Theft, Running from Cops

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A North Platte woman is facing charges after she allegedly stole merchandise from a local business, then ran from police. At …Read More

Posted 13 hours ago | 1 Comment

THE-HOT-SHEETS

Hot Sheets (9/22): It’s a Double Date

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Click Here To See Past Hot Sheets This information is not criminal history. All individuals included in this post are …Read More

Posted 18 hours ago | 9 Comments

Forecast Graphic September 22 2014

North Platte Weather-September 22

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Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a south wind 10 …Read More

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Regulators Deal with Growing Nebraska Beer, Wine Industries

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Beer and wine are booming in Nebraska, and state regulators are struggling to keep up. The …Read More

Posted 1 day ago | No Comments

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UNL Gives Tips on Dealing with Yellow Jacket Wasps

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Educators at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln say homeowners can take many steps to deal with yellow …Read More

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Sheriff: Iowa Man Locked 5 Kids in Bedroom All Day

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IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa man is charged with locking his girlfriend’s five children in a bedroom for …Read More

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Grand Island Prepares for New Wastewater Salt Rule

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GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — Grand Island has been preparing to cut in half its discharge of chloride from the …Read More

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Omaha Woman Fatally Injured After Car Rams Pole

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 29-year-old woman has died after her car rammed into a power pole in southwest Omaha. …Read More

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2 People Killed, 1 Injured in Collision Near Elmwood

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ELMWOOD, Neb. (AP) — Two people were killed when a car rammed into the rear of another near Elmwood in …Read More

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Prosecutor to Drop All Seattle Marijuana Tickets

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SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle’s elected prosecutor said Monday he’s dropping all tickets issued for the public use of marijuana through …Read More

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Lincoln Man Gets Prison for Stabbing Brother

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln man has been given up to seven years in prison for stabbing his brother …Read More

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Omaha-Area Spaghetti Feed Misses Record

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha organizers say they fell far short of setting a record for the world’s largest spaghetti …Read More

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Regulators to Provide Update in Nebraska Nuclear Plant

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nuclear regulators plan to offer the public an update on the performance of a Nebraska nuclear …Read More

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Media Wants Cameras in Court for Colorado Theater Shooting Trial

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CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Prosecutors and defense lawyers in the Colorado theater shootings case say witnesses would be vulnerable to …Read More

Posted 12 hours ago | No Comments

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Murray Man Dies After Crash in Cass County

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PLATTSMOUTH, Neb. (AP) — A 38-year-old man from Murray has died in a rollover crash on the south side of …Read More

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The Lady Dawgs Run-Rule No. 10 Lincoln Southeast

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The North Platte Bulldogs softball team won its third straight game by beating No. 10 Lincoln Southeast 10-0 in four …Read More

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Royals Beat Indians 2-0, Gain on Tigers

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CLEVELAND (AP) — Danny Duffy pitched six shutout innings for his first win in more than a month as the …Read More

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Chargers Running Back Woodhead Out for Year

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — Chargers coach Mike McCoy says running back Danny Woodhead has a broken lower right leg and …Read More

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Manfred, Clark on MLB Length of Games Committee

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NEW YORK (AP) — Incoming baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred and players’ association head Tony Clark have been selected to participate …Read More

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Silver: NBA will Review Domestic Violence Policies

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NEW YORK (AP) — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver says his league will “take a fresh look” at its domestic violence …Read More

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Nebraska’s Abdullah: Jameis Winston Must Grow Up

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska running back and Heisman Trophy candidate Ameer Abdullah says 2013 winner Jameis Winston of Florida …Read More

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Lincoln Officials Want to Renovate Pinewood Bowl

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lincoln officials want to renovate the Pinewood Bowl to make the amphitheater more appealing to big …Read More

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Alaska TV Reporter Quits On Air to Promote Pot

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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A reporter for an Alaska TV station revealed on the air that she owns a medical …Read More

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