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NP Man Accused of Tangling with Fence, Cops

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A North Platte man woke up with more than a headache Friday morning after he tangled with North Platte Police …Read More

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Administrator Blamed for Miscalculated Nebraska Sentences

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A U.S. Department of Justice report says a Nebraska prison records administrator is largely to blame …Read More

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Report: Eligible Nebraska Youth May Not Receive Medicaid

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new report says more than 3,000 young adults in Nebraska may qualify for Medicaid coverage …Read More

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Mountain Lion Shot South of Chadron

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LINCOLN – A 1½- year-old female mountain lion was shot south of Chadron in Dawes County on Oct. 23. The mountain …Read More

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Nebraska Schools Face Penalties Under ‘Flawed’ Standards

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Roughly half of Nebraska schools have repeatedly failed to meet proficiency standards under the federal No …Read More

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Nebraska Cigar Bars Given Temporary OK for Smoking

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska’s Liquor Control Commission will allow smoking at cigar bars, pending a Nebraska Supreme Court ruling. …Read More

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Hot Sheets (10/24): Alright, Alright, Alright

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

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North Platte Weather-Weekend

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Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. West northwest wind 8 to 11 mph. Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around …Read More

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Lawyers Say Nebraska Woman Convicted in Killing Spree to Seek Pardon

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Two lawyers say a woman who was convicted as an accomplice in her boyfriend’s 1958 killing …Read More

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Scottsbluff Airport Board Picks New Carrier

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SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) — The Scottsbluff airport board has selected a new carrier to provide subsidized flights to Denver International …Read More

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Regional News
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US Official: Auto Safety Agency Under Review

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior Obama administration official says the “safety culture” of the federal agency that oversees auto recalls …Read More

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Police Arrest 3 in Connection with Omaha Killing

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police have charged three people in connection with the death of man in a south Omaha …Read More

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Nebraska High Court Denies Killer’s Relief Motion

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has again denied a request for freedom by a woman sentenced to …Read More

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German Balloonists Discover ‘Nebraska Nice’

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A couple of German balloonists who landed in a Nebraska soybean field have learned why Nebraskans …Read More

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Clyde Frampton

Lincoln Man Gets 8 to 16 Years for Check Forgeries

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln man has been given eight to 16 years in prison for forging checks he’d …Read More

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Omaha Man Makes Plea Deal in Officer’s Stabbing

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man is scheduled to be sentenced in December for stabbing a police officer. Online …Read More

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Lincoln Man Gets Prison for Shooting Ex-Girlfriend

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln man has been given 10 to 15 years in prison for shooting his ex-girlfriend …Read More

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Medical Records Scattered All Over Omaha Street

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The owner of a medical waste company says it was an improperly secured truck door that …Read More

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UNL Students Charged in Alcohol Death

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say several University of Nebraska-Lincoln students in a fraternity face felony charges in the alcohol-related …Read More

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Woman Who Stabbed Pencils in Eyes Sues Over Photo

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A woman who stabbed pencils in her eyes during a suicide attempt is suing Los Angeles …Read More

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Big Audiences for New CBS Thursday Night NFL Games

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NEW YORK (AP) — CBS’s new Thursday night NFL package drew big audiences despite a string of blowouts. The Broncos’ …Read More

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Union Questions NFL’s Domestic Violence Plan

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NEW YORK (AP) — The players’ union has questioned why the NFL’s domestic violence training and education program “treats all …Read More

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Royals Shift Cain to Tricky Right Field for Game 3

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain has been moved from center field to right for Game 3 of …Read More

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Huskers Take on Big Ten Leader Wisconsin

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The No. 14 Nebraska volleyball team continues a four-match road stretch with a 4 p.m. match at No. 5 Wisconsin …Read More

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Orange-Clad Marlins Fan Stands out at World Series

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MIAMI (AP) — Among the standouts at the World Series has been a Miami Marlins fan in the front row …Read More

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Betty M. Dyer

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Betty M. Dyer, 87, of Hyannis died Wednesday, October 22, 2014 @ the Highland Park Care Center in Alliance Will …Read More

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NPCC Lady Knights Split Final Two Regular Season Matches

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North Platte – The North Platte Community College Lady Knights (19-16) volleyball team split the final two games of the …Read More

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Manning, Sanders lead Broncos past Chargers 35-21

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DENVER (AP) — Emmanuel Sanders waited six long weeks to join the list of players who have caught a touchdown …Read More

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Lady Huskers Picked 17th in Preseason Ranking

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Nebraska was picked as the preseason No. 17 team in the country among the College Sports Madness Top 44 women’s …Read More

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