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Minimum Wage Debate Not Yet Over in Nebraska Legislature

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Despite resounding voter support last year to increase the minimum wage, Nebraska lawmakers could find themselves …Read More

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THE-HOT-SHEETS

Hot Sheets (2/1): Guess Who’s Back, Back Again

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

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Death of Chadron State Student Being Investigated

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CHADRON, Neb. (AP) — Police are investigating the death of a 19-year-old Chadron State College student from California whose body …Read More

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Hot Sheets (1/31): The Zoom Feature Works!

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

Posted 1 day ago | 6 Comments

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Nebraska Lawmakers Seek Support for Medical Marijuana Bill

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lawmakers say friends and family members who suffered from chronic illnesses have convinced them that Nebraska …Read More

Posted 2 days ago | 1 Comment

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Nebraska Bills Could Help Overturn Wrongful Convictions

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Wrongly convicted Nebraska prisoners could have more chances to demonstrate their innocence under two bills presented …Read More

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Lincoln County Marriage Licenses (Week of Jan. 26)

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Joshua Allen Johnston, 21, North Platte and Karla Dennise Romero, 20, North Platte   Austin Brooks Priest, 26, North Platte …Read More

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Flu Hospitalizations of Elderly Reach Record High, CDC Says

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NEW YORK (AP) — Some new evidence this is a particularly bad flu season: Flu-related hospitalizations of the elderly are …Read More

Posted 2 days ago | 2 Comments

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2 Arrested in Nebraska Panhandle Counterfeiting Probe

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DALTON, Neb. (AP) — Two people have been arrested as authorities investigate the passing of counterfeit money in the Nebraska …Read More

Posted 2 days ago | 1 Comment

THE-HOT-SHEETS

Hot Sheets (1/30): Some Eye Drops and a Cup of Coffee, Please?

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

Posted 2 days ago | 12 Comments

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accidental-shooting

Toddler Wounds Both Parents with 1 Shot from Handgun

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say a 3-year-old boy got ahold of a handgun from his mother’s purse and fired …Read More

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Air Force Sending Students to UNO for Leadership Development

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new program will allow some of the top security specialists working for U.S. Strategic Command …Read More

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Children at Nebraska Child Care Under 21-Day Quarantine

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FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — Several children attending a Washington County child care are under a 21-day quarantine after health officials …Read More

Posted 19 hours ago | 2 Comments

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Plan Unveiled for Hotel on Omaha Medical School Campus

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Plans have been unveiled for a hotel on the University of Nebraska Medical Center campus near …Read More

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Teenage Driver Killed in Crash West of Omaha

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 17-year-old driver has died in a single-vehicle rollover crash near 180th and Cornhusker Road just …Read More

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Crash in Lincoln Kills 1, Injured 4 Others

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A three-car crash in Lincoln has left one person dead and three others injured. The crash …Read More

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Dennis Brouse

Nebraska Filmmaker Guilty of Tax Credit Fraud in Iowa

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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A Nebraska filmmaker accused of faking a purchase agreement to get Iowa state tax credits …Read More

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Lincoln Man Hit, Killed While Crossing the Street

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A man has died after being hit by a car while crossing a street near downtown …Read More

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Rep: Val Kilmer Undergoing Tests for Tumor

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Val Kilmer is undergoing tests for a possible tumor, according to his representative. Liz Rosenberg confirmed …Read More

Posted 22 hours ago | No Comments

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Omaha Police Say Man Turns Self in for Fatal Hit-and-Run

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police say an arrest has been made in a fatal hit-and-run that killed a pedestrian on …Read More

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Storm Hold On For 5-4 Shootout Win

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KEARNEY, Neb. – Despite losing a four-goal lead, the Tri-City Storm (22-10-5) prevailed in a shootout and defeated the Sioux …Read More

Posted 13 hours ago | No Comments

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Cody Zeller Scores 21, Hornets Rout Nuggets 104-86

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DENVER (AP) — Cody Zeller scored a career-best 21 points, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist had 17, and the Charlotte Hornets routed the …Read More

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Rodgers Wins 2nd NFL Most Valuable Player Award

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PHOENIX (AP) — Aaron Rodgers has won his second Associated Press NFL Most Valuable Player award in somewhat surprisingly easy …Read More

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Shields, Tingelhoff Elected to Hall of Fame

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A pair of former Nebraska offensive line greats were among eight individuals selected to be enshrined in the Pro Football …Read More

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Gronk’s Garland: Patriots TE Gronkowski Wins Comeback Player

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PHOENIX (AP) — New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has won The Associated Press NFL Comeback Player Of The …Read More

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Texans’ JJ Watt is Unanimous Top Defensive Player

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PHOENIX (AP) — J.J. Watt is a unanimous selection as The Associated Press NFL Defensive Player Of The Year for …Read More

Posted 14 hours ago | No Comments

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Seau, Bettis, Brown, Haley, Shields Voted into Hall of Fame

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PHOENIX (AP) — Junior Seau, Jerome Bettis, Tim Brown, Charles Haley and Will Shields have been elected to the Pro …Read More

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Rams DT Aaron Donald is Top Defensive Rookie

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PHOENIX (AP) — St. Louis Rams tackle Aaron Donald has won The Associated Press NFL Defensive Rookie Of The Year …Read More

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Arians Wins Coach Of Year Award for 2nd Time in 3 Years

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PHOENIX (AP) — Bruce Arians has won The Associated Press NFL Coach Of The Year award for the second time …Read More

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DeMarco Murray

Cowboys RB Murray Runs Off with Offensive Player

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PHOENIX (AP) — DeMarco Murray has run off with The Associated Press NFL Offensive Player Of The Year award for …Read More

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Todd Bowles

Bowles Wins first AP Assistant Coach Award

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PHOENIX (AP) — Todd Bowles has won the first Associated Press NFL Assistant Coach Of The Year award. Bowles won …Read More

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New York Giants Receiver Odell Beckham Jr. with a one-hand catch against the Dallas Cowboys on Nov. 23.

Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. is Top Offensive Rookie

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PHOENIX (AP) — New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., grabbed The Associated Press NFL Offensive Rookie Of The …Read More

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Walker leads Minnesota’s Romp past Nebraska, 60-42

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Mo Walker led Minnesota with 19 points and eight rebounds and Andre Hollins added 12 points, helping …Read More

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Smith-Rivera leads No. 21 Hoyas past Cold Creighton 67-40

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera scored 24 points and No. 21 Georgetown held Creighton without a field goal for …Read More

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Gayle Elaine Daly Downing

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Gayle Elaine Daly Downing passed from this life on January 31, 2015, after a battle with cancer. Gayle was born …Read More

Posted 19 hours ago | 1 Comment

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Susie Lyn Maupin

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Susie Lyn Maupin, age 56, of Wallace, passed away January 30, 2015 at Great Plains Health. She was born February …Read More

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