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Lawyers Say Nebraska Woman Convicted in Killing Spree to Seek Pardon

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Two lawyers say a woman who was convicted as an accomplice in her boyfriend’s 1958 killing …Read More

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Scottsbluff Airport Board Picks New Carrier

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SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) — The Scottsbluff airport board has selected a new carrier to provide subsidized flights to Denver International …Read More

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$79K Spent on Ads for Nebraska Minimum Wage Ballot Measure

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Supporters of a higher minimum wage have taken their message to Nebraska’s airwaves in the final …Read More

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Nebraska High Court Appoints New Public Guardian

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has appointed a Lincoln attorney as the director of the new Nebraska …Read More

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NP Man Accused of Using Metal Pipe to Settle Beef with Buddy

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A North Platte man is facing felony charges after he allegedly assaulted his buddy with a metal pipe. According to …Read More

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Interview: Molly O’Holleran, Incumbent, State Board of Education

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Eagle Radio News Director, Scott Carlson, took some time to sit down with Molly O’Holleran, Incumbent for the Nebraska State …Read More

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Free-Will Lunch to Benefit NP Adopt-a-Backpack Program

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Hunger is a real issue in America.  We’ve all seen the commercials showing the children who are hungry in other states …Read More

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Nebraska Officials Look to Reduce Prison Crowding

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska’s top office-holders are looking at ways to reduce crowding in the state prison system. Officials …Read More

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Hot Sheets (10/23): Like My Mind’s Stuck on Replay

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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 23

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Today: Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 76. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 9 to 14 …Read More

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Lincoln Man Gets Prison for Shooting Ex-Girlfriend

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln man has been given 10 to 15 years in prison for shooting his ex-girlfriend …Read More

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Medical Records Scattered All Over Omaha Street

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The owner of a medical waste company says it was an improperly secured truck door that …Read More

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UNL Students Charged in Alcohol Death

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say several University of Nebraska-Lincoln students in a fraternity face felony charges in the alcohol-related …Read More

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Woman Who Stabbed Pencils in Eyes Sues Over Photo

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A woman who stabbed pencils in her eyes during a suicide attempt is suing Los Angeles …Read More

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Prosecutors: Michigan Girl, 15, Meant to Kill Family

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PLYMOUTH TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A judge has set bond at $1 million for a 15-year-old Michigan girl who prosecutors …Read More

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Norfolk Man Fatally Injured in Highway Crash

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FOSTER, Neb. (AP) — A 29-year-old Norfolk man has been fatally injured in a crash along a state highway in …Read More

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Train Crashes Into Car at Columbus Crossing

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COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — A train has crashed into a car that got stuck on tracks after it was maneuvered …Read More

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Lincoln Woman Falls While Trying to ‘Car Surf’

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Lancaster County sheriff says a 23-year-old Lincoln woman has suffered several scrapes after falling off …Read More

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Patients Avoiding Dallas Hospital Where Ebola Hit

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DALLAS (AP) — The hospital where a man diagnosed with Ebola died and two nurses were infected with the virus …Read More

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Jefferson County Sheriff to Get New Police Dog

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FAIRBURY, Neb. (AP) — The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office has decide to keep its K-9 program after its only police …Read More

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NPCC Lady Knights Split Final Two Regular Season Matches

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North Platte – The North Platte Community College Lady Knights (19-16) volleyball team split the final two games of the …Read More

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Manning, Sanders lead Broncos past Chargers 35-21

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DENVER (AP) — Emmanuel Sanders waited six long weeks to join the list of players who have caught a touchdown …Read More

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Lady Huskers Picked 17th in Preseason Ranking

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Nebraska was picked as the preseason No. 17 team in the country among the College Sports Madness Top 44 women’s …Read More

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Huskers Prepared for Saturday’s Challenge

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Lincoln, Neb. – The Nebraska football team held a 45-minute walkthrough on Thursday afternoon in the Hawks Championship Center in preparations for Saturday’s matchup against …Read More

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Varlamov says Groin Healed, Will Start vs. Canucks

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DENVER (AP) — Colorado Avalanche goaltender Semyon Varlamov says he’s healed from a groin injury and will start Friday night …Read More

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Pressey WMA Closed to Target Shooting on Oct. 25-26

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LINCOLN – The shooting range at Pressey Wildlife Management Area will be temporarily closed during the opening weekend of pheasant …Read More

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Broncos Release Safety Boyett Following Arrest

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DENVER (AP) — The Denver Broncos have released safety John Boyett from their practice squad a day after he was …Read More

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Commissioners Authorize Two Bighorn Sheep Permits for 2015

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LINCOLN – The Nebraska Game and Parks Board of Commissioners authorized one lottery and one auction bighorn sheep permit for …Read More

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World Series TV Ratings Increase from Game 1 to 2

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NEW YORK (AP) — Game 2 of the World Series stayed close deeper into the night, boosting television ratings. The …Read More

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IMG’s David Witty Hired as Nebraska Associate AD

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska athletic director Shawn Eichorst has announced the hiring of David Witty as senior associate athletic …Read More

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