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Contract Between CHI, BCBS of Nebraska Expires

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The contract between Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska and Catholic Health Initiatives’ UniNet has expired …Read More

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Hot Sheets (9/1): Wake Me Up When September Ends

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Willa Cather Letters to Be Available Online

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Letters from Willa Cather, the renowned author of “My Antonia” and “O Pioneers,” are expected to …Read More

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Agency: Progress Made on Nebraska Public Benefits Backlog

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska officials say they’re close to catching up on a backlog of public benefit applications that …Read More

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UNK to Host Talk on Psychiatric Drug Alternatives

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KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — A national mental health expert is set to speak in Kearney about alternatives to psychiatric drugs. …Read More

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THE-HOT-SHEETS

Hot Sheets (8/31): Inquiring Minds Want to Know

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Lincoln County Marriage Licenses (Week of August 25)

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Kemar Rolando Smith, 24, North Platte and Erin Rose Hasenauer, 32, North Platte   Patrick Michael Hollis, 47, North Platte …Read More

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Nebraska Prison Officials Ordered to Testify on Sentences

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Five people who worked in Nebraska’s prison system have been ordered to testify before a legislative …Read More

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Gering Man Gets Prison for Child Pornography

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GERING, Neb. (AP) — A western Nebraska man has been given six years in prison for distributing child pornography. U.S. …Read More

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Great Plains Health to Triple Size of Physicians Office Building

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Great Plains Health and project partners Midlands Family Medicine, Pathology Services PC and U Save Pharmacy will be hosting a …Read More

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Hastings Storm Cleanup Costly, Time-Consuming

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HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — The cleanup of wood debris from this year’s storms has proved to be costly and time-consuming …Read More

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Lightning Kills Boy Swimming in Pennsylvania Creek

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PEACH BOTTOM, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a lightning strike has killed a boy who was swimming in a central …Read More

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Lincoln Man Sentenced for Beating Deaths

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A suspected gang member has been sentenced to prison for helping beat to death two Lincoln …Read More

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Police Arrest Suspect in Death of 76-Year-Old Omaha Man

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police have arrested a suspect in this weekend’s shooting death of a 76-year-old man. Police …Read More

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3rd Family Member Dies After Rural Nebraska Collision

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SARONVILLE, Neb. (AP) — Authorities plan to file more charges after the third member of a Hastings family died several …Read More

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Nebraska Bank Robber May Be Linked to Other Crimes

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NEBRASKA CITY, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a man who robbed a bank in Nebraska City earlier this month matches …Read More

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Nebraska Lawsuit Over Jail’s MRSA Treatment Tossed

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A judge has sided with Lancaster County and its jail in a lawsuit by a woman …Read More

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1 Man Killed in Overnight Shooting in Lincoln

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Police in Lincoln are investigating an overnight shooting that left one man dead. 21-year-old Maurice Lamont …Read More

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Jack Hoffman Now in Cancer Trial

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The 8-year-old boy who became an Internet sensation for his touchdown run in Nebraska’s 2013 spring …Read More

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Omaha Schools Move Graduation to Iowa

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — In response to complaints about lack of room, Omaha Public Schools has announced it will move …Read More

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This Week in Nebraska Athletics

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Friday           Sept. 5          Soccer                              Oklahoma (BTDN)                                                  Nebraska Soccer Field              5:30 p.m. Friday           Sept. 5           Volleyball                         at Dayton (Flyer-Raider Invitational)                     Dayton, Ohio                              6 …Read More

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Indians-Royals Game Suspended in 10th Inning

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Cleveland’s game at Kansas City has been suspended due to rain with the Indians leading …Read More

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Huskers at the FIBA Basketball World Cup Update

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Lincoln – New Zealand’s chances of advancing to the quarterfinals of the FIBA Basketball World Cup were damaged Sunday, as New …Read More

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2014 1st-Round Pick Finnegan Will Get Call-Up

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Pitcher Brandon Finnegan, who was the Kansas City Royals’ first-round pick in the June draft …Read More

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Anderson Lifts D-Backs to 6-2 Win over Rockies

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PHOENIX (AP) — Chase Anderson pitched six strong innings to help the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Colorado Rockies 6-2 on …Read More

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AP source: Chiefs’ Smith Agrees to 4-Yr Extension

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith has agreed to a four-year, $68 million extension that includes $45 …Read More

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Down at Half, US Beats Turkey in Basketball Worlds

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BILBAO, Spain (AP) — Kenneth Faried scored 22 points, Anthony Davis all of his 19 in the second half, and …Read More

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Huskers Complete 3-2 Comeback Over Marquette

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Milwaukee, Wis. – Facing a 2-0 deficit in the second half, the Nebraska soccer team (3-1) rallied with three goals over …Read More

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Huskers Outdone by No. 3 Stanford

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Lincoln - The seventh-ranked Nebraska volleyball team fell to No. 3 Stanford, 3-0, in front of 8,562 fans at the Devaney …Read More

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Chiefs Claim DT Square, Release TE Gordon

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs claimed defensive tackle Damion Square off waivers and released tight end …Read More

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Indians Beat Royals 3-2 in 11 Innings

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Michael Brantley and Carlos Santana each had an RBI single in the 11th inning, leading …Read More

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