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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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Lincoln County Marriage Licenses (Week of December 15)

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Nickoles Duane Patterson, 37, North Platte and Danielle Kaye Wiese, 39, North Platte   Jordan Robert Davis, 21, Brady NE …Read More

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Flu Season Early Again, Hitting Hard in South and Midwest

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NEW YORK (AP) — Health officials say the flu is now hitting hard in parts of the country, especially the …Read More

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Nebraska Man Pleads No Contest in Crash Death

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GERING, Neb. (AP) — A 21-year-old western Nebraska man has pleaded no contest to procuring alcohol for a teenage girl …Read More

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Central Nebraska Public Power to Provide Eagle-Watching Opportunities

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The Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation District will once again provide eagle-watching opportunities to the public this winter. The …Read More

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NP Salvation Army in Need of Donations

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As the hustle and bustle of the Christmas season get into full swing, it’s easy for us to forget that …Read More

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Candle Causes Early Morning NP House Fire

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A candle is being blamed for an early morning house fire in North Platte. The North Platte Fire Department responded …Read More

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THE-HOT-SHEETS

Hot Sheets (12/19): Now You’ve Done It

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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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Forecast Graphic December 19 2014

North Platte Weather-Weekend

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Today Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. West wind 3 to 8 mph. Tonight Mostly clear, with a low around 13. …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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Iowa Man Requests New Trial in Fatal Shooting

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DAKOTA CITY, Neb. (AP) — A 23-year-old Iowa man convicted of killing a northeast Nebraska woman has requested a new …Read More

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Nebraska Couple Sent to Prison for Tax Evasion

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The former owners of a southeast Nebraska gun shop are going to prison for sales and …Read More

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Columbus Man Pleads Guilty to Exposing Himself to Teens

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COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — An eastern Nebraska man has pleaded guilty to exposing himself to two 17-year-old girls at a …Read More

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Iowa Senate Candidate Faces Charges in Nebraska

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GLENWOOD, Iowa (AP) — A Libertarian candidate running for the Iowa Senate seat vacated by U.S. Senator-elect Joni Ernst faces …Read More

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Nebraska Man Sentenced to Prison for 2011 Shooting Death

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PIERCE, Neb. (AP) — A Columbus man has been sentenced to 10 to 14 years in prison for the shooting …Read More

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Fremont Man Charged in Sept. 11 Crash Death

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Douglas County prosecutor has charged a Fremont man with misdemeanor motor vehicle homicide for a …Read More

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2 Lincoln Nonprofits to Open Health Clinic

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Two Lincoln nonprofit health providers are planning to combine their operations to form a medical clinic …Read More

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Lancers Top Storm In OT Despite Wilkie’s Late Goal

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KEARNEY, Neb. – A late goal from Chris Wilkie forced overtime, but the Tri-City Storm (13-7-4) fell to the Omaha Lancers …Read More

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Nuggets Hang on to Beat Clippers 109-106

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DENVER (AP) — Wilson Chandler and Danilo Gallinari hit successive 3-pointers late in the fourth quarter and Denver fought back …Read More

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Creighton Runs Wway from Texas-Pan American, 75-60

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Austin Chatman and Toby Hegner combined to score 36 points to lead Creighton to a 75-60 …Read More

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Huskers Work through Finals Week

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Lincoln, Neb.-The Nebraska football team practiced for one hour inside the Hawks Championship Center on Friday in preparation for its Dec. …Read More

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46 Husker Student-Athletes to Earn Degrees Saturday

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Lincoln - An impressive class of 46 current and former Husker student-athletes across all sports will earn their undergraduate degrees from …Read More

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Chiefs’ Bowe Questionable for Steelers with Flu

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe missed his third straight day of practice with the flu …Read More

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Royals Sign Rios to $11 Million, 1-Year Deal

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals announced the signing of veteran outfielder Alex Rios to an $11 …Read More

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Angels get Second Baseman Giavotella from Royals for RHP Broderick

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ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels have acquired second baseman Johnny Giavotella from the Kansas City Royals for …Read More

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Selig to Become Baseball Commissioner Emeritus Next Month

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NEW YORK (AP) — Bud Selig will be given the title of baseball commissioner emeritus when he retires next month. …Read More

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Chance Sinclair

Sinclair Named Preseason All-American

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Lincoln – Nebraska senior pitcher Chance Sinclair was named a third-team Louisville Slugger Preseason All-American on Friday morning, announced by Collegiate Baseball. The …Read More

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