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State Treasurer Don Stenburg

State Treasurer Warns About Misleading Postcards


LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The state treasurer is warning the public about misleading postcards that appear to be from Nebraska’s …Read More

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Chadron Group Wants Pool Sales Tax on Ballot


CHADRON, Neb. (AP) — Supporters of an indoor recreation center in Chadron are circulating a petition to put a half-cent …Read More

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Lincoln County Marriage Licenses (Week of July 21)


Jason Andrew Lamp, 30, North Platte and Penny Jean Short, 36, North Platte   Marvin Louis Donnelly, 66, Hershey NE …Read More

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Dustin Chauncey

Man’s Trial Set in Death of 2-Year-Old Gering Girl


GERING, Neb. (AP) — A trial has been scheduled to begin next month for a 27-year-old man accused in the …Read More

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More ‘Beef State’ Plates Showing Up in Nebraska


LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — More and more people have been buying new license plates that proclaim that Nebraska is “The …Read More

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Jeffrey Hessler

Nebraska Death Row Inmate’s Plea for Release Rejected


LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has upheld the denial of a death row inmate’s efforts to have …Read More

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Harley Smith

2nd Suspect Arrested in Walmart Theft Case


North Platte Police have arrested a 20-year-old North Platte man for his involvement in an attempted theft from Walmart. Officers …Read More

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Don Stenberg

Neb. Treasurer Reminds Organizations of Deadline


LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska state treasurer is reminding Nebraska businesses and organizations of the Nov. 1 deadline for …Read More

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Hot Sheets (7/25): Give Us Your Best Cool Look

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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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North Platte Weather-Weekend


Today: Sunny, with a high near 90. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north 16 to …Read More

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Regional News

Erroneous Warning Sounded Near Nebraska Nuke Plant


NEMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An erroneous evacuation warning about a hazardous material spill has sounded in a village of 150 …Read More

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Workers Fix Up Vandalized Nebraska Headstones


HENDERSON, Neb. (AP) — Workers are fixing up old headstones that were vandalized last year in a Nebraska cemetery. More …Read More

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Former Fairfield City Clerk Ordered to Pay $55,000


FAIRFIELD, Neb. (AP) — A former city clerk in the south-central Nebraska town of Fairfield has been sentenced to five …Read More

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2 Ft. Carson Soldiers Killed in Afghanistan


FORT CARSON, Colo. (AP) — Two soldiers based at Fort Carson were killed when their vehicle was hit by an …Read More

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Toddler Crashes Jeep, Runs Home to Watch Cartoons

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MYRTLE CREEK, Ore. (AP) — Police say a toddler crashed a Jeep into an Oregon home, then ran back to …Read More

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81-Year-Old Saved After Several Days Stuck in Tub


COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Police have rescued an 81-year-old Colorado woman who spent several days stranded in her bathtub, …Read More

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Lincoln Superintendent Recalls 2006 Raids


LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The superintendent of the Lincoln Public Schools says he learned long ago to separate himself from …Read More

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Honey Bees Sting Texas Man About 1,000 Times

National News

WICHITA FALLS, Texas (AP) — A North Texas street department worker has been stung about 1,000 times by aggressive bees …Read More

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Californian Imprisoned in Nebraska Pot Case


LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A 49-year-old California man has been sentenced to a Nebraska prison for hauling hundreds of pounds …Read More

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Former UNL Student Sentenced for Computer Hacking


OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man has been sentenced to six months in prison for computer fraud for breaking …Read More

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Other News

FIFA Rejects Calls to Strip Russia of World Cup

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ZURICH (AP) — FIFA has rejected calls to move the 2018 World Cup from Russia, saying the tournament “can achieve …Read More

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Derrick Brooks Hired as NFL Appeals Officer

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EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Hall of Fame linebacker Derrick Brooks has been hired by the NFL and the players’ …Read More

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Minor League GM Gets Public Prostate Exam

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MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) — A minor league baseball manager in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, has done his part to …Read More

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Delores Jean (DePriest) Crosby

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Delores Jean (DePriest) Crosby, age 82 of rural Sutherland, died Monday, July 21, 2014 at her home. Delores was born …Read More

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Glen Helberg

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Glen Helberg passed away on July 14, 2014. Glen was born in Arnold, NE, February 20, 1928, the son of …Read More

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Aoki’s 14th Inning Hit Lifts Royals Over Indians

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Nori Aoki singled home Lorenzo Cain in the 14th inning to lift the Kansas City …Read More

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