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Nebraska Senators Urged to Keep Tax Incentives Focused

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers are still looking at ways to measure how well the state’s business tax incentives …Read More

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Official Reports Bigger Crowds at Kearney Archway

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KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — An official says attendance has been climbing at The Archway museum that spans Interstate 80 in …Read More

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Buffalo County Man Convicted of Attempted Sexual Assaults

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KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — A 24-year-old man has been convicted of attempted sex assaults on three girls in south-central Nebraska’s …Read More

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Nebraskans Reminded to Prepare for Disaster

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska state officials are advising residents to prepare for emergencies and natural disasters before they hit. …Read More

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Broken Bow to Vote on Government Change

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BROKEN BOW, Neb. (AP) — Broken Bow voters will decide this fall whether to change the form of their city’s …Read More

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Heineman Shouldn’t Run NU System, Chambers Says

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — State Sen. Ernie Chambers has told Gov. Dave Heineman in a letter that the governor would …Read More

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Big Springs Man Busted Selling Stolen Goods in NP

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A Big Springs man is facing a felony charge after he allegedly attempted to sell stolen goods to an undercover …Read More

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Hot Sheets (8/28): Must Be the Money

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

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Nebraska Man Pleads Guilty in Child Porn Case

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A former hospital administrator in western Nebraska has pleaded guilty to a child pornography charge as …Read More

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North Platte Weather-August 28

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Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. North northwest …Read More

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Appeals Court Rules Against UP Railroad

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SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A federal appeals court has ruled against Union Pacific railroad in a case involving cleanup of …Read More

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November Trial Set in Nebraska Cattle Thefts

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NELIGH, Neb. (AP) — A November trial has been scheduled for two Nebraskans accused of cattle theft. 27-year-old Benjamin Johnson, …Read More

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Omaha Man Convicted of Several Conspiracies

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a 48-year-old Omaha man has been convicted of conspiracies to launder money and …Read More

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Human Skull Donated to Goodwill Store in Texas

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Police are scratching their heads trying to work out who donated a human skull to a …Read More

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Hastings Man Killed in Idaho ATV Accident

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ST. ANTHONY, Idaho (AP) — A Nebraska man has died in an all-terrain vehicle crash at the St. Anthony Sand …Read More

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Grand Jury Will Review Omaha Shooting

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A grand jury will review the shooting at a fast-food restaurant in Omaha that killed a …Read More

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Apple to Unveil New Products at Sept. 9 Event

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CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — Apple will show off its newest products Sept. 9. The iPhone and iPad maker set the …Read More

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Papillion Woman Charge After Leaving Her Child Home Alone While She Went Drinking

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PAPILLION, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska authorities say a Papillion mother faces a felony child abuse charge for leaving her toddler …Read More

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Connecticut School Bus Driver Charged with DUI

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FARMINGTON, Conn. (AP) — A school bus driver in Connecticut has been charged with driving drunk with 20 students on …Read More

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Pastor Shot, Wounded in Wyoming Church

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CENTENNIAL, Wyo. (AP) — A Wyoming pastor was shot and wounded with his own handgun after apparently interrupting a burglary …Read More

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Schafer Drives in 4, Twins Top Royals 11-5 in 10th

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jordan Schafer tied a career high with four RBIs, including a two-run single in the …Read More

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Broncos Top Cowboys 27-3 in Preseason Finale

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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Brock Osweiler led four scoring drives in the final tuneup for his third season as Peyton …Read More

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Packers Beat Chiefs 34-14 in Backup QB Battle

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GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Matt Flynn and Scott Tolzien each threw for two touchdowns in their competition to back …Read More

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Huskers Closing In On Season Opener

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Lincoln, Neb. - The Nebraska football team continued its preparation for Saturday’s season opener on Thursday with a one-hour walk-through inside the Hawks Championship Center. …Read More

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Record-Setting Petit Leads Giants Past Rockies 4-1

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yusmeiro Petit set a major league record when he retired his 46th batter in a row, …Read More

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Royals Claim Jayson Nix off Waivers

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals claimed infielder Jayson Nix off waivers Thursday from the Pittsburgh Pirates. …Read More

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Manning gets Fine after Taunting Texans Safety

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ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Peyton Manning has been docked a reported $8,268 for taunting Houston Texans safety D.J. Swearinger in …Read More

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Stewart to return to competition Sunday

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Tony Stewart will return to Sprint Cup competition Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway, ending a three-race hiatus after his …Read More

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NFL Increases Penalties for Domestic Violence

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NEW YORK (AP) — NFL players will be subject to a six-week suspension for a first domestic violence offense and …Read More

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Randy “Ghetto” Allan Marquette

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Randy “Ghetto” Allan Marquette, age 57 of North Platte, passed away Wednesday August 27, 2014. Randy was born on July …Read More

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