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Hot Sheets (12/22): Guess the Height

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North Platte Weather-December 22

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Today Cloudy, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a northwest wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as …Read More

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Nebraska November Jobless Rate Drops to 3.1 Percent

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A newly released report says Nebraska’s preliminary unemployment rate for November dropped to 3.1 percent. The …Read More

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US Gas Prices Drop 25 Cents Per Gallon

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CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average price of regular gasoline nationwide has dropped another 25 cents a gallon in the …Read More

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After 10 Years, Heineman Prepares for New Chapter

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman is preparing for a new chapter after nearly 10 years in office. …Read More

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Hot Sheets (12/21): The Cool Kids

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

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UNK Sees More Than 400 Students Graduate

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KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — More than 400 students received diplomas from the University of Nebraska at Kearney on Friday during …Read More

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Nebraska Auditor Slams NU on Travel Reimbursements

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska State Auditor’s Office is taking the University of Nebraska to task for some travel …Read More

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EPA Coal Standards a Setback for Environmental Groups

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Six years ago, there was a massive spill of coal ash sludge in Tennessee. Three years …Read More

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Hot Sheets (12/20): Expect the Unexpected

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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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Kansas Mulling Response to Legal Pot in Colorado

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas hasn’t decided whether to join a lawsuit filed by other states against Colorado over its …Read More

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Police Say Man with Gunshot Dies on Omaha Sidewalk

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha Police are investigating a fatal shooting after a 25-year-old man died on a sidewalk this …Read More

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50 New Flags Donated to Tornado-Ravaged Nebraska Town

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PILGER, Neb. (AP) — The northeast Nebraska town ravaged by a tornado has received a donation of 50 flags and …Read More

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Nebraska Man Sentenced for Child Pornography

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BEATRICE, Neb. (AP) — A rural southeastern Nebraska man has been sentenced to three years’ probation in a child pornography …Read More

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Nebraska Father Sentenced for Attack on Son

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MADISON, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man accused of choking his son at a Norfolk wrestling meet has been sentenced …Read More

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Immigrant License Lawsuit Back in Nebraska Court

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A federal judge has sent a lawsuit challenging Nebraska’s practice of denying driver’s licenses for some …Read More

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Omaha Police Attempt to Eradicate Profiling

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha Police leaders say they are making a renewed push to eradicate profiling among the department’s …Read More

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Omaha Man Found Not Guilty in 2013 Fatal Shooting

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man has been found not guilty of first-degree murder in a 2013 fatal shooting. …Read More

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Nebraska Court: Woman Bitten by Dog Has No Claim

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court says a woman who had part of her lower lip bitten off …Read More

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Nebraska Man Hoping to Scare Wife Hit by SUV

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BEATRICE, Neb. (AP) — A Gage County man hoping to scare his wife by jumping in front of her moving …Read More

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Florence Flannigan

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Florence Flannigan, 101 years, of Aurora, CO, formerly of Sutherland, NE, passed away Saturday, December 20, 2014, in Colorado. Florence …Read More

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Iginla helps Avalanche beat Red Wings 2-1 in Shootout

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DETROIT (AP) — Jarome Iginla scored in the ninth shootout round to lift the Colorado Avalanche to a 2-1 victory …Read More

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Irving is USA Basketball Male Athlete of the Year

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NEW YORK (AP) — Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving, the MVP of the Basketball World Cup, was honored Sunday as …Read More

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North Texas Holds On to Beat Creighton 62-58

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DENTON, Texas (AP) — Colin Voss had 16 points and eight rebounds to help North Texas hold on and beat …Read More

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Steelers Wrap Up Playoff Berth, Top Chiefs 20-12

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger passed for 220 yards and a touchdown, Le’Veon Bell added a score and the Pittsburgh …Read More

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Gallinari Out After Tearing Meniscus in Right Knee

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DENVER (AP) — Nuggets forward Danilo Gallinari has a torn meniscus in his right knee and is expected to soon …Read More

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Gallinari leads Nuggets past Pacers, 76-73

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DENVER (AP) — Danilo Gallinari scored 19 points, including a 3-pointer to spark a key fourth-quarter run, and the Denver …Read More

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Tanguay Scores 2, Avalanche Beat Sabres 5-1

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BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Alex Tanguay scored twice, Calvin Pickard made 28 saves and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Buffalo …Read More

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Penn State Repeats as Women’s Volleyball Champs

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Megan Courtney and Aiyana Whitney each had 11 kills, and Penn State defeated Brigham Young 25-21, …Read More

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