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Officials: Little Risk of Ebola Outbreak in US

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NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials are monitoring the Ebola outbreak in Africa but say the risk of the …Read More

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Hot Sheets (7/29): You Should See the Other Guy

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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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Forecast Graphic July 29 2014

North Platte Weather-July 29

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Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. East southeast wind …Read More

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Nebraska Wheat Harvest Making Good Progress

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska farmers are making good progress in the state’s wheat harvest thanks to recent dry weather. …Read More

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Crime-Solving Group Probing Scottsbluff Cold Case

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SCOTTBLUFF, Neb. (AP) — Scottsbluff police have been joined by a Philadelphia-based crime-solving organization to find out who killed a …Read More

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Area Mosquitoes Test Positive for West Nile Virus

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The West Central District Health Department (WCDHD) is reminding people to be vigilant in preventing West Nile Virus. WCDHD says …Read More

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Transient Arrested at Lincoln County Fair

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A transient was arrested at the Lincoln County Fair over the weekend after he refused to leave despite warnings from …Read More

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NP Couple Charged with Resisting Arrest, Child Abuse Following Disturbance

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A North Platte couple are facing multiple charges following a disturbance Saturday night. At around 11:30 p.m., on July 26, …Read More

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Broken Bow Man Dies in Motorcycle Crash

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BROKEN BOW, Neb. (AP) — A 60-year-old Broken Bow man has died after his motorcycle ran off a road in …Read More

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NP Man Charged with Burglary

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A 51-year-old North Platte man is facing a burglary charge after he allegedly forced his way into a home in …Read More

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Regional News
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NE Nebraska Town Hires Its 1st City Administrator

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WISNER, Neb. (AP) — The small northeast Nebraska town of Wisner has hired its first city administrator. Wisner hired Al …Read More

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Man Faces 1st Degree Murder Charge in Omaha Death

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Prosecutors have charged another man with first-degree murder in the shooting death of an Omaha man. …Read More

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More Federal Aid Given to Nebraska for June Storms

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Additional federal aid is being made available to Nebraska for areas affected by recent severe weather. …Read More

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Lincoln Man Gets Prison Time for Beating Young Son

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln man has been given prison time for severely beating his infant son last year. …Read More

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FAA Proposes Fining Southwest Airlines $12M

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The government is proposing a $12 million civil fine against Southwest Airlines for failing to comply in …Read More

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19-Year-Old Dies After Shooting in West Omaha

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a 19-year-old man has died after being shot in west Omaha. Police say officers …Read More

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Douglas County Deputy Fires at Vehicle

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Three people have been taken into custody after a car chase that began with gunshots from …Read More

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Old Columbus Train Depot to Be Demolished

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COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — Union Pacific intends to tear down its old depot in Columbus early next year, ending its …Read More

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Tornado-Stricken Nebraska Town Gets Some Iowa Help

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SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — The Sioux City school district is donating excess desks, tables and shelving units to help …Read More

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US Cities Clean Up After Powerful Storms

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Communities across the U.S. are cleaning up after strong storms destroyed homes, knocked out power for …Read More

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Lakers Finally Confirm Byron Scott is New Coach

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Lakers have confirmed Byron Scott is their new head coach. The Lakers finally …Read More

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Wada Earns 1st MLB Win as Cubs Beat Rockies

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CHICAGO (AP) — Tsuyoshi Wada earned his first big league win, pitching seven strong innings Monday night as the Chicago …Read More

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Northwestern Coach: Union Push Unified Team

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CHICAGO (AP) — No matter how this season unfolds, Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald insists there is no more unified team …Read More

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Thomas Still Absent from Broncos Camp

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ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Denver Broncos star Demaryius Thomas is missing his seventh workout of training camp. Coach John Fox …Read More

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Chiefs Offensive Line a Grab-Bag of Bodies in Training Camp

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ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — The presumptive favorite to win the starting right guard spot with the Kansas City Chiefs …Read More

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Marketing Agreement an Obstacle in US Bid for 2024

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — If Boston, Los Angeles, San Francisco or Washington are picked to host the 2024 Olympics, …Read More

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Judge OKs Record Setting $2 Billion Sale of Clippers

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge has ruled against Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling and cleared the way for …Read More

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Lions Postpone Talks with Suh Until After Season

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ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions are postponing contract talks with All-Pro defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh until after …Read More

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Jays Send Hendriks Kratz to Royals for Valencia

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BOSTON (AP) — The Toronto Blue Jays have traded right-hander Liam Hendriks and catcher Erik Kratz to the Kansas City …Read More

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Lone Star Memories for Jeter Include Playoffs

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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter remembers the playoff games in Texas — the good and the bad. …Read More

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Jury Acquits Man in Eastern Michigan Player’s Death

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ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A jury has acquitted a man in the robbery-slaying of Eastern Michigan University football player …Read More

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All Tickets Claimed for Lebron’s Homecoming Show

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AKRON, Ohio (AP) — LeBron James’ Ohio hometown says fans quickly claimed the thousands of tickets available for the homecoming …Read More

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Patricia Louise Kemp

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Patricia Louise Kemp, 85, of Tryon passed away July 27, 2014 at the Kearney Nursing Home in Kearney, NE. Louise …Read More

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