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Lincoln County Marriage Licenses (Week of August 25)

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Kemar Rolando Smith, 24, North Platte and Erin Rose Hasenauer, 32, North Platte   Patrick Michael Hollis, 47, North Platte …Read More

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Nebraska Prison Officials Ordered to Testify on Sentences

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Five people who worked in Nebraska’s prison system have been ordered to testify before a legislative …Read More

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Gering Man Gets Prison for Child Pornography

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GERING, Neb. (AP) — A western Nebraska man has been given six years in prison for distributing child pornography. U.S. …Read More

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Great Plains Health to Triple Size of Physicians Office Building

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Great Plains Health and project partners Midlands Family Medicine, Pathology Services PC and U Save Pharmacy will be hosting a …Read More

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Stalemate Between Nebraska Insurer, Hospital Chain

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The contract between Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska and Catholic Health Initiatives is set to …Read More

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2 Exceptions to Nebraska’s Smoking Ban Struck Down

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has struck down two exceptions to the state’s public smoking ban, dealing …Read More

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Hot Sheets (8/30): Would You Like Fries with That

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Click Here To See Past Hot Sheets This information is not criminal history. All individuals included in this post are …Read More

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Man Leads Deputies on Short Chase Through NP

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A 28-year-old North Platte man is in jail after he led deputies with the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office on a …Read More

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Hot Sheets (8/29): Gimme Five

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Forecast Graphic August 29 2014

North Platte Weather-Labor Day Weekend

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Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. West northwest wind around 6 mph. Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. …Read More

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1 Man Killed in Overnight Shooting in Lincoln

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Police in Lincoln are investigating an overnight shooting that left one man dead. 21-year-old Maurice Lamont …Read More

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Jack Hoffman Now in Cancer Trial

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The 8-year-old boy who became an Internet sensation for his touchdown run in Nebraska’s 2013 spring …Read More

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Omaha Schools Move Graduation to Iowa

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — In response to complaints about lack of room, Omaha Public Schools has announced it will move …Read More

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Veterans Affairs Office to Host Lincoln Town Hall

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Department of Veterans Affairs is hosting a town hall event in Lincoln. The event is …Read More

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Salvation Army to Host BaconFest Omaha

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Salvation Army will host its second BaconFest Omaha next month at its Kroc Center in …Read More

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Ex-Omaha Banker Banned from Banking

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Federal officials have banned a former president of Omaha State Bank from banking indefinitely. The Federal …Read More

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Pretrial Hearing in Nebraska Murder Case Postponed

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PIERCE, Neb. (AP) — A Columbus man accused of killing a Norfolk teenager in 2011 has waived his right to …Read More

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Comedian Tracy Morgan Still Struggling After Crash

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TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — An attorney for Tracy Morgan says the former “Saturday Night Live” actor is having a tough …Read More

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Talking Bird Helped Break School Abduction Case

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia detective has testified about a foul-mouthed bird that helped lead police to the woman charged …Read More

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Nebraska Tribe Agrees to Settlement on Utilities

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MACY, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha Tribe of Nebraska and its utilities commission have reached a settlement with the federal …Read More

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Indians Beat Royals 3-2 in 11 Innings

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Michael Brantley and Carlos Santana each had an RBI single in the 11th inning, leading …Read More

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Matzek, Rockies Beat D-Backs’ Hard-Luck Nuno 2-0

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PHOENIX (AP) — Rookie Tyler Matzek gave up three hits in seven innings, Matt McBride and Charlie Blackmon homered and …Read More

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No. 15 NPCC Lady Knights 5-0 at McCook Tournament

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McCook – The No. 15 North Platte Community College Lady Knights volleyball team went 5-0 at the McCook Tournament over …Read More

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No. 22 Nebraska Rolls over Florida Atlantic 55-7

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Ameer Abdullah and Tommy Armstrong Jr. had career games and Nebraska had its most productive offensive …Read More

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Royals Send Colon to Double-A to Make Room for Nix

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals have optioned rookie infielder Christian Colon to Double-A Northwest Arkansas, opening …Read More

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Enhance Stadium Experience NFL Goal

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NEW YORK (AP) — While 31 teams try to derail the Seahawks’ attempt to repeat, there are plenty of other …Read More

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Chiefs Waive K Succop as They Reach 53-Man Limit

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs have waived veteran kicker Ryan Succop and placed quarterback Tyler Bray and wide …Read More

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Deeper Denver Broncos Cut Vickerson, Ihenacho

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ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos have released nine-year veteran defensive tackle Kevin Vickerson and third-year safety Duke Ihenacho, …Read More

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Huskers Make FIBA Basketball World Cup Debuts

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Lincoln – Two players with Nebraska ties saw action, but were on the losing end in their games at the FIBA …Read More

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Broncos’ Hillman, Webster Fell Ill at Dallas

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ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Cornerback Kayvon Webster and running back Ronnie Hillman didn’t return with the Denver Broncos from their …Read More

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Cee Lo Green Enters No Contest Plea in Drug Case

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cee Lo Green has pleaded no contest to one felony count of furnishing ecstasy to a …Read More

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