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Review Hearing Delayed for Man Who Killed Sutherland Family

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NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) — A judge has postponed an annual review hearing for a man who killed six members …Read More

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Nebraska Reconsiders, Discloses Oil Train Records

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Three trains loaded with at least 1 million gallons of crude oil routinely cross eastern Nebraska …Read More

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Heineman Honors Nebraskans for Emergency Preparedness

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraskans who helped their communities prepare for and respond to natural disasters were recognized for their …Read More

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Hot Sheets (10/1): That’s Gotta Be Awkward

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

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North Platte Weather-October 1

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Today: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. West southwest wind …Read More

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Nebraska Lawmakers Will Look at Newest Sentencing Snafu

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A legislative committee will investigate Nebraska’s newest prison sentencing snafu, which took place while officials were …Read More

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Traffic Stop Near NP Nets Nearly 36 Pounds of Pot

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A traffic stop on Interstate 80 in Lincoln County led to the seizure of nearly 36 pounds of marijuana and …Read More

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New YMCA to Open in Lexington

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LEXINGTON, Neb. (AP) — A new $4.8 million YMCA is set to open soon in Lexington. The new facility will …Read More

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Nebraska Corn, Soybean Harvesting Lagging Behind

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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Corn and soybean crops are in good condition but the challenge for farmers is getting …Read More

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Heineman Names New Nebraska Lieutenant Governor

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman has named state Sen. John Nelson of Omaha as his new lieutenant governor. …Read More

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Governor OKs Disaster Declaration for Dakota City

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DAKOTA CITY, Neb. (AP) — Gov. Dave Heineman has signed a state disaster declaration for northeastern Nebraska’s Dakota City following …Read More

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Nebraska Man Dies After Being Pinned by Forklift

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VALLEY, Neb. (AP) — Authorities in eastern Nebraska say a man has died after being pinned by a forklift. Valley …Read More

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Colorado Pot Market Getting New Competition

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DENVER (AP) — Colorado’s new marijuana industry is in for a brand new element Wednesday — competition. The state gave …Read More

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Hastings College Received $1.7 Million Gift

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HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — A 1946 Hastings College graduate has left her entire $1.7 million estate to the college. Sarah …Read More

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Former Nebraska Chevy Dealer Dies at 96

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Ray Lambrecht, the former northeastern Nebraska Chevy dealer who collected a lifetime of cars that sold …Read More

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Lincoln Trail Extension Project Nears Completion

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lincoln officials say a $935,000 trail project is close to completion. The 1.3 mile extension should …Read More

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Fremont Man Sentenced in Child Sexual Assault Case

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FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — A Fremont man has been sentenced to up to three years in prison for sexually assaulting …Read More

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Fremont Councilman Latest Targeted for Recall

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FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — A Fremont man who filed a petition last week to recall the eastern Nebraska city’s mayor …Read More

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Police: Lincoln Woman Finds Intruder in Bed

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Police say a 20-year-old Lincoln woman awoke to find a stranger in her bed and the …Read More

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Confederate’s Grave Has Wrong Name, VA Won’t Fix

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ELMIRA, N.Y. (AP) — A descendant of a Confederate soldier who died in a Civil War prison camp in New …Read More

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Green Selected for NWCA All-Star Classic

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Senior 157-pounder James Green will face Kent State’s Ian Miller in the NWCA All-Star Classic at the Palestra in Philadelphia, …Read More

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Ohio St. Student Who Ran on Turf Loses Scholarship

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A student who ran onto the field during an Ohio State football game and was body-slammed …Read More

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Developmental League Hooks Up with ESPN

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NEW YORK (AP) — The new FXFL developmental league has signed a deal with ESPN to have its games broadcast …Read More

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McIlroy wins PGA Tour Player of the Year

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ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) — Rory McIlroy has been voted the PGA Tour player of the year for the second …Read More

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Hershey’s Dethlefs an NSAA Believer and Achiever

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LINCOLN – U.S. Bank® and the Nebraska School Activities Association (NSAA) are proud to announce the 2014-15 Believers and Achievers. …Read More

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Royals Return to Playoffs in Dramatic Fashion

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — It had been 29 years since the Kansas City Royals had last been to the …Read More

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NU Defense Ready for Cook, Spartans

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Lincoln, Neb. – The Nebraska football team continued its preparations for its Big Ten battle Saturday night with the Michigan State Spartans, …Read More

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Chiefs Place RB McKnight on Injured Reserve

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs have created space on their roster for the return of right …Read More

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Brain Injury Group: Concussion Award Scheme Flawed

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A national brain injury group says the proposed payout scheme for NFL concussion-related injuries is “deeply flawed.” …Read More

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Big Ten West Teams Step Up

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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — One of the prevailing notions heading into the season was that the Big Ten East …Read More

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Michigan St, Nebraska have Gaudy Offensive Numbers

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EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — No. 10 Michigan State is off to a historic start on offense and faces another …Read More

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