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Nebraska’s February Jobless Rate of 2.7 Percent Lowest in US

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new report shows that Nebraska’s preliminary unemployment rate of 2.7 percent last month was the …Read More

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Nebraska Supreme Court: Doors Should Stay with Sold Custer County Building

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has ruled against a man who sold a building without disclosing to …Read More

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Nebraska High Court Affirms Conviction of Man in Beating

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has affirmed a lower court’s decision to keep a man serving a …Read More

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Colorado Defends Pot Law, Says States Free to Legalize Marijuana

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DENVER (AP) — Legal weed in Colorado isn’t hurting its neighboring states. That’s according to a Supreme Court filing Friday …Read More

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Nebraska Court Dismisses Republican River Irrigation Lawsuit

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A judge has dismissed a class-action lawsuit by Nebraska farmers who say the Department of Natural …Read More

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Team Surveying Birds Along Platte River

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KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — Two Cessna 172 airplanes are continuing the annual tradition of flying over the Central Platte River …Read More

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Colorado to Defend Pot Law for 1st Time

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DENVER (AP) — Colorado is defending its pot law for the first time Friday in a filing due to the …Read More

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Authorities Investigating North Platte Grass Fire

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NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) — Authorities are investigating after a grass fire burned for nearly two hours and threatened homes …Read More

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Hot Sheets (3/27): How Did They See You?

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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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forecast graphic march 27 2015

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Today: Scattered snow showers before 10am, then a slight chance of rain showers between 10am and noon. Mostly cloudy, with a …Read More

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Columbus Man Facing Trial in Counterfeiting Scheme

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COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — A 36-year-old Columbus man faces trial in Platte County District Court, accused of counterfeiting $20 bills. …Read More

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Nebraska Students Walk in Chief Standing Bear’s Footsteps

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NEAR WYMORE, Nebraska (AP) — A group of students from Peru State College have received the opportunity to learn a …Read More

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Medical Examiner: 22-Day-Old Baby Girl Starved to Death

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BARTOW, Fla. (AP) — A medical examiner says a baby who was found dead in her car seat in a …Read More

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POT-BUST

Troopers Seize 45 Pounds of Pot in Hamilton County Traffic Stop

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An Illinois man is in jail after a trooper seizes 45.3 lbs. of marijuana during a traffic stop in Hamilton …Read More

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Father Sues Former Husker After Son’s Fundraiser

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A father has sued a former University of Nebraska football player who hosted a fundraiser for …Read More

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Iowa Softball Coach Convicted of 4 Counts of Sexual Assault

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COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A western Iowa youth softball coach accused of having a sexual relationship with a 14-year-old …Read More

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State Patrol: 10-Year-Old Died in Crash Near Macy

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MACY, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a 10-year-old child has died in a crash off a state highway in northeast …Read More

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Lincoln Man Who Tied Up, Terrorize Mom Gets 2-5 Years

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln man who tied up and threatened to kill his mother has been given two …Read More

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Narcotics Dog Who Ingested Meth During Search Dies

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TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Barney, the Tacoma police narcotics dog that became sick after ingesting methamphetamine during a drug investigation, …Read More

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Fremont Police: 8-Year-Old Girl’s Death Not Suspicious

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FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say the death of an 8-year-old girl who was injured before being involved in a …Read More

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NPCC Unveils New Athletic Logo

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The Mid – Plains Community College Board of Governors approved new athletic logos for North Platte Community College. The full …Read More

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30 is the New 40 When it Comes to Home Runs These Days

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Whether it’s steroid testing, all those power arms in the bullpen or a lower strike zone, …Read More

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NPCC Knights’ Williams Commits to Eastern Kentucky

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North Platte Community College Knights basketball player Cameron Williams, on his Twitter account, announced that he has verbally committed to …Read More

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Omaha Metro Area Getting Closer to Population of 1 Million

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha-Council Bluffs metro area is edging closer to having a population of 1 million after …Read More

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