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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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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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Air Force Academy on Al-Qaida List of Targets

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — An English-language al-Qaida publication that promotes “lone-wolf” terrorist attacks includes the Air Force Academy in …Read More

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Experimental Ebola Drug Heals All Monkeys in Study

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(AP)–An experimental Ebola drug healed all 18 monkeys infected with the deadly virus in a study, boosting hopes that the …Read More

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Omaha School Board Puts $421 Million Bond Measure on Ballot

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha school board has placed a $421 million bond measure on the November ballot to …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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Norfolk Companies Paying Pesticide Penalties

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NORFOLK, Neb. (AP) — Two related companies in Norfolk have settled allegations regarding the production and sale of what federal …Read More

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CNH Announces More Layoffs at Grand Island Plant

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GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — A farm implement plant in Grand Island intends to cut nearly 240 more jobs. CNH …Read More

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Basketball World Cup has Record 45 NBA Players

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BILBAO, Spain (AP) — The Basketball World Cup started Saturday with a record 45 current NBA players on the rosters …Read More

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MLB Replay Begins Slow Stroll Toward Postseason

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John Gibbons has a pretty standard rule for deciding when to discuss a bang-bang call with an umpire. “We try …Read More

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Area High School Football Scores

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Week 1 North Platte 34 Columbus 0 North Platte St. Patrick’s 14 Doniphan-Trumbull 0 Hershey 48 Arcadio/Loup City 0 Maxwell …Read More

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Mauch Leads the Dawgs to a Shutout Win over Columbus

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Shane Mauch threw for 128 yards and four touchdowns while running for 165 yards to lead North Platte to a …Read More

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