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Nebraska Faces Worker Shortage in Manufacturing

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A leading state business group says Nebraska needs more skilled workers to fill its manufacturing jobs. …Read More

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Review Hearing Delayed for Man Who Killed Sutherland Family

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NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) — A judge has postponed an annual review hearing for a man who killed six members …Read More

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Nebraska Reconsiders, Discloses Oil Train Records

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Three trains loaded with at least 1 million gallons of crude oil routinely cross eastern Nebraska …Read More

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Heineman Honors Nebraskans for Emergency Preparedness

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraskans who helped their communities prepare for and respond to natural disasters were recognized for their …Read More

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Hot Sheets (10/1): That’s Gotta Be Awkward

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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 1

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Today: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. West southwest wind …Read More

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Nebraska Lawmakers Will Look at Newest Sentencing Snafu

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A legislative committee will investigate Nebraska’s newest prison sentencing snafu, which took place while officials were …Read More

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Traffic Stop Near NP Nets Nearly 36 Pounds of Pot

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A traffic stop on Interstate 80 in Lincoln County led to the seizure of nearly 36 pounds of marijuana and …Read More

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New YMCA to Open in Lexington

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LEXINGTON, Neb. (AP) — A new $4.8 million YMCA is set to open soon in Lexington. The new facility will …Read More

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Nebraska Corn, Soybean Harvesting Lagging Behind

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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Corn and soybean crops are in good condition but the challenge for farmers is getting …Read More

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Jury Convicts Colorado Teen in Newlywed Slayings

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — It took a jury in Colorado Springs, Colorado, less than four hours to convict a …Read More

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Nebraska Company Wants to Build Wind Farm

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A company wants to build a wind farm with 54 turbines in southern Lancaster and northern …Read More

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Girl, 10, Dies from Complications of Enterovirus 68

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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — State health officials say a 10-year-old Rhode Island girl has died from complications of an unusual …Read More

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Lincoln Boy Critically Hurt in Hit-and-Run

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — An 11-year-old Lincoln boy has been critically injured and police are questioning a driver in what …Read More

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Man Convicted in 1994 Nicotine Poisoning Death

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SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A former nuclear engineer has been convicted of murder for poisoning his wife with nicotine …Read More

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Police: 4 Nebraska Teens Stole More Than 30 Cars

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lincoln police say a group of four teenagers is responsible for more than 30 car thefts …Read More

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Governor OKs Disaster Declaration for Dakota City

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DAKOTA CITY, Neb. (AP) — Gov. Dave Heineman has signed a state disaster declaration for northeastern Nebraska’s Dakota City following …Read More

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Nebraska Man Dies After Being Pinned by Forklift

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VALLEY, Neb. (AP) — Authorities in eastern Nebraska say a man has died after being pinned by a forklift. Valley …Read More

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Colorado Pot Market Getting New Competition

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DENVER (AP) — Colorado’s new marijuana industry is in for a brand new element Wednesday — competition. The state gave …Read More

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Hastings College Received $1.7 Million Gift

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HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — A 1946 Hastings College graduate has left her entire $1.7 million estate to the college. Sarah …Read More

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Pac-12 Notifies NCAA of its Proposal for Athletes

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Pac-12 Conference has notified the NCAA of its proposal to provide more benefits to athletes …Read More

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Trips to Mound Limited in Arizona Experiment

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NEW YORK (AP) — Teams will be limited to three trips to the mound by managers, coaches and catchers during …Read More

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Huskers Journey to Michigan for Two Matches

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The Nebraska soccer team (5-4-2) looks to ride momentum from last week’s victory when the Huskers takes a trip to …Read More

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Green Selected for NWCA All-Star Classic

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Senior 157-pounder James Green will face Kent State’s Ian Miller in the NWCA All-Star Classic at the Palestra in Philadelphia, …Read More

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Ohio St. Student Who Ran on Turf Loses Scholarship

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A student who ran onto the field during an Ohio State football game and was body-slammed …Read More

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Developmental League Hooks Up with ESPN

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NEW YORK (AP) — The new FXFL developmental league has signed a deal with ESPN to have its games broadcast …Read More

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McIlroy wins PGA Tour Player of the Year

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ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) — Rory McIlroy has been voted the PGA Tour player of the year for the second …Read More

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Hershey’s Dethlefs an NSAA Believer and Achiever

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LINCOLN – U.S. Bank® and the Nebraska School Activities Association (NSAA) are proud to announce the 2014-15 Believers and Achievers. …Read More

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