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Omaha Group Gets Grant to Reduce Infant Mortality

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha-based health care organization is receiving money from the federal government to fund a program …Read More

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Transient Arrested After Debacle at NP Eatery

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A 30-year-old transient is facing charges after he allegedly created a drunken scene at a North Platte restaurant. At around …Read More

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Driving on Suspended License Leads to Drug Charges for NP Woman

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A 23-year-old North Platte woman is facing felony drug charges following a traffic stop early this morning. At around 12:30 …Read More

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Nebraska Turns to Diplomats to Lure New Business

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska officials are turning to local business leaders in hopes of attracting more companies to the …Read More

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Report: Midwest Economy Index Inched Up in August

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly economic survey index for nine Midwestern and Plains states rose slightly in August, suggesting …Read More

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NP Couple Charged After Disturbance

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A North Platte man and woman are facing charges following a disturbance over the Holiday weekend. At around 6:30 a.m., …Read More

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NPPD Crime Log (8/29-9/2)

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COURTESY OF THE NORTH PLATTE POLICE DEPARTMENT 08/29/2014 00:11:03 14-016145 4008 SUSPICIOUS PERSON “2300 E 4TH ST NORTH PLATTE, NE …Read More

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Troopers Have Few Issues During State Fair

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Troopers with Troop C- Grand Island arrested one driver for Driving While Intoxicated and made contact with 21 motorists during …Read More

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Hot Sheets (9/2): You Shoulda Been There

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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

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Forecast Graphic September 2 2014

North Platte Weather-September 2

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Today: Sunny, with a high near 85. Light and variable wind becoming south 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Tonight: Mostly …Read More

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32 Teens Escape from Tenn. Detention Center, 9 Still on the Lam

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Officials say 32 teens escaped from a Nashville youth detention center by crawling under a fence …Read More

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Lincoln School Attendance Policy Prompts Concerns

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lincoln school officials have been trying to ease some parents’ concerns that the district’s new attendance …Read More

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Columbus Man Gets Prison for Stabbing Wife, Standoff

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COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — A 58-year-old Columbus man convicted of stabbing and assaulting his wife before a standoff with police …Read More

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Man Arrested in Omaha Home Invasion

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police say they’ve arrested a man who broke into his ex-wife’s home while armed with …Read More

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Police: Man Arrested After Police Chase in Omaha

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police say they’ve arrested a 20-year-old man who fled from police before driving his truck …Read More

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Nebraska School Team Photo Halts Rail Traffic

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NORTH BEND, Neb. (AP) — A Union Pacific railroad official says the halting of trains because a Nebraska school volleyball …Read More

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Cops: Groom, 2 Others Charged in Wedding Brawl

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — A western Pennsylvania groom spent his wedding night in the back of a police car after allegedly …Read More

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More Storms Roll Through Midwest with Hail, Winds

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — More strong storms are rumbling through the Midwest, with the National Weather Service saying a tornado …Read More

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FBI Addressing Nude Celebrity Photos

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The FBI says it is addressing allegations that nude photos of several female celebrities have been …Read More

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Boone Central Schools Submit Bond Issue to Voters

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ALBION, Neb. (AP) — Officials at Boone Central Schools in Albion are ready to ask voters again to consider a …Read More

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Big Week for the Big Ten

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It’s a marquee week for the Big Ten. Michigan State visits Oregon, Michigan goes to Notre Dame and Ohio State …Read More

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A&M Jumps, FSU, ‘Bama Lose Some Support in AP Poll, Nebraska Up 3

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NEW YORK (AP) — Texas A&M makes a big jump in the AP Top 25 after the most impressive performance …Read More

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Eugene Tony ‘Hack’ Hakenkamp

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Eugene Tony ‘Hack’ Hakenkamp, 77, of North Platte, NE, passed away Sunday, August 31, 2014, at Centennial Park Retirement Village …Read More

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AP Nebraska High School Football Rankings

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Here are the Associated Press Nebraska high school football rankings in Classes A through D-2. Listings include name of school, …Read More

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Terrance Ralph Vinton

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Terrance Ralph Vinton, age 46 of Mullen, passed away Friday August 29, 2014 on his ranch. Terry was born on …Read More

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Royals Stop Slide with 4-3 Victory over Rangers

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Salvador Perez homered and drove in three runs, and the Kansas City Royals beat the …Read More

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