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Nebraska Lawmakers Will Look at Newest Sentencing Snafu

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A legislative committee will investigate Nebraska’s newest prison sentencing snafu, which took place while officials were …Read More

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Traffic Stop Near NP Nets Nearly 36 Pounds of Pot

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A traffic stop on Interstate 80 in Lincoln County led to the seizure of nearly 36 pounds of marijuana and …Read More

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New YMCA to Open in Lexington

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LEXINGTON, Neb. (AP) — A new $4.8 million YMCA is set to open soon in Lexington. The new facility will …Read More

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Nebraska Corn, Soybean Harvesting Lagging Behind

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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Corn and soybean crops are in good condition but the challenge for farmers is getting …Read More

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Heineman Names New Nebraska Lieutenant Governor

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman has named state Sen. John Nelson of Omaha as his new lieutenant governor. …Read More

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Hot Sheets (9/30): Pit-Stained Shirts Await

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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-September 30

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Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 14 to 23 mph, with gusts as …Read More

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Nebraska Man Injured in ATV Accident

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LOOMIS, Neb. (AP) — A southern Nebraska man is in critical condition following an ATV crash. The Phelps County Sheriff’s …Read More

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Lincoln County Marriage Licenses (Week of 9/22)

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Dustin Lee Sauer, 32, North Platte and Shannon Marie Dockery, 26, North Platte   Ryan William Westman, 25, North Platte …Read More

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Dispute Over Nebraska Bar Association Dues Settled

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A dispute over mandatory dues the Nebraska state bar association charges has ended with the settlement …Read More

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Former Nebraska Chevy Dealer Dies at 96

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Ray Lambrecht, the former northeastern Nebraska Chevy dealer who collected a lifetime of cars that sold …Read More

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Lincoln Trail Extension Project Nears Completion

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lincoln officials say a $935,000 trail project is close to completion. The 1.3 mile extension should …Read More

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Fremont Man Sentenced in Child Sexual Assault Case

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FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — A Fremont man has been sentenced to up to three years in prison for sexually assaulting …Read More

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Fremont Councilman Latest Targeted for Recall

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FREMONT, Neb. (AP) — A Fremont man who filed a petition last week to recall the eastern Nebraska city’s mayor …Read More

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Police: Lincoln Woman Finds Intruder in Bed

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Police say a 20-year-old Lincoln woman awoke to find a stranger in her bed and the …Read More

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Confederate’s Grave Has Wrong Name, VA Won’t Fix

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ELMIRA, N.Y. (AP) — A descendant of a Confederate soldier who died in a Civil War prison camp in New …Read More

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1 Student Shot, 2 in Custody at NC School

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ALBEMARLE, N.C. (AP) — Police say a student was shot after an argument at a central North Carolina high school …Read More

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Secret Service Boss Vows No Repeat of Breach

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Secret Service Director Julia Pierson vows that a security breach like the Sept. 19 incident in which …Read More

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Colorado High Court Considers Pot Firing Case

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DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Supreme Court is set to hear arguments in a marijuana-related firing case that could have …Read More

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Parents Charged in Death of Son Found in Home

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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A central Pennsylvania man and woman have been charged with homicide in the death of their …Read More

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NU Defense Ready for Cook, Spartans

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Lincoln, Neb. – The Nebraska football team continued its preparations for its Big Ten battle Saturday night with the Michigan State Spartans, …Read More

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Chiefs Place RB McKnight on Injured Reserve

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs have created space on their roster for the return of right …Read More

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Brain Injury Group: Concussion Award Scheme Flawed

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A national brain injury group says the proposed payout scheme for NFL concussion-related injuries is “deeply flawed.” …Read More

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Big Ten West Teams Step Up

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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — One of the prevailing notions heading into the season was that the Big Ten East …Read More

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Michigan St, Nebraska have Gaudy Offensive Numbers

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EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — No. 10 Michigan State is off to a historic start on offense and faces another …Read More

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FCC Spikes Sports Blackout Rule

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The FCC wants an end to sports blackouts. The Federal Communications Commission has voted to spike a …Read More

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Athletics, Royals Set Rosters for AL Wild-Card

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Royals manager Ned Yost went with a nine-man pitching staff and Oakland counterpart Bob Melvin …Read More

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Penalty on Chiefs Player Ignites Social Media, NFL Says Flag Shouldn’t have been Thrown

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Husain Abdullah knew before he even reached the end zone Monday night that he would …Read More

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Nebraska AP High School Football Rankings

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Here are the Associated Press Nebraska high school football rankings in Classes A through D-2. Listings include name of school, …Read More

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