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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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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 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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Nebraska Senators Urged to Keep Tax Incentives Focused

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers are still looking at ways to measure how well the state’s business tax incentives …Read More

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Official Reports Bigger Crowds at Kearney Archway

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KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — An official says attendance has been climbing at The Archway museum that spans Interstate 80 in …Read More

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Christopher Reeves

Buffalo County Man Convicted of Attempted Sexual Assaults

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KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — A 24-year-old man has been convicted of attempted sex assaults on three girls in south-central Nebraska’s …Read More

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Nebraskans Reminded to Prepare for Disaster

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska state officials are advising residents to prepare for emergencies and natural disasters before they hit. …Read More

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Broken Bow to Vote on Government Change

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BROKEN BOW, Neb. (AP) — Broken Bow voters will decide this fall whether to change the form of their city’s …Read More

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Heineman Shouldn’t Run NU System, Chambers Says

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — State Sen. Ernie Chambers has told Gov. Dave Heineman in a letter that the governor would …Read More

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Stephen Barber

Big Springs Man Busted Selling Stolen Goods in NP

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A Big Springs man is facing a felony charge after he allegedly attempted to sell stolen goods to an undercover …Read More

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Regional News
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Man Killed, 2 Injured in Omaha Shooting

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police say one man has died and two have been critically injured in an Omaha shooting. …Read More

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‘Walking Dead’ Marine Battalion to Be Deactivated

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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Decades before the television show, a Marine Corps battalion decorated for extensive combat in World War …Read More

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Nebraska Man Gets Prison for Incident with Taser

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — An eastern Nebraska man has been sentenced to several years in prison for an incident in …Read More

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Security Workers Find Loaded Gun at Omaha Airport

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Transportation Security Administration employees discovered a loaded handgun at a security checkpoint in an Omaha airport …Read More

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California Legislature Passes ‘Yes Means Yes’ Bill

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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — State lawmakers have passed a bill that would make California the first state to define when …Read More

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Police: Nebraska Deputy Injured After Hitting Car

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a Nebraska deputy was injured when he crashed into a parked car while tailing …Read More

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Hastings Couple Killed, 2 Children Injured in Crash

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SARONVILLE, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a Hastings couple have been killed and two of their children injured in a …Read More

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Ex-Omaha Police Officer Gets 1 Year of Probatioin

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A former Omaha police officer has been given one year of probation in an alleged excessive …Read More

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Appeals Court Rules Against UP Railroad

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SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A federal appeals court has ruled against Union Pacific railroad in a case involving cleanup of …Read More

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November Trial Set in Nebraska Cattle Thefts

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NELIGH, Neb. (AP) — A November trial has been scheduled for two Nebraskans accused of cattle theft. 27-year-old Benjamin Johnson, …Read More

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Lamb’s Slam Gives Arizona 5-2 Win over Rockies

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PHOENIX (AP) — Jake Lamb hit a grand slam for his second career homer, and the Arizona Diamondbacks rallied to …Read More

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Santana Homers Again in KC, Helps Indians Win

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Carlos Santana, who homered five times at Kauffman Stadium in a series last month, hit …Read More

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Huskers Fall to No. 13 FSU in Season Opener

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Lincoln - Junior Alicia Ostrander enjoyed a career night, but the seventh-ranked Nebraska volleyball team fell in a hard-fought battle to …Read More

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Flynn’s Late Goal Propels Huskers to 1-0 Win

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Lincoln, Neb. – With the score tied 0-0 in the 83rd minute, sophomore Caroline Flynn scored from 30 yards out to …Read More

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Kansas City Royals Cut LHP Bruce Chen

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Royals have designated left-hander Bruce Chen for assignment after six seasons with the team. …Read More

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Broncos Find Cuts are Harder to Make This Year

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ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — It’s a good bet that some of the players who’ll be asked to turn in their …Read More

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Chiefs Turn Attention to Roster, Regular Season

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — After four preseason clunkers, the Chiefs know things are about to get real. General manager …Read More

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Michael F. Mooney

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Michael F. Mooney, 76, of North Platte passed away Wednesday, August 27, 2014 after a long illness. Michael was born …Read More

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Della Mae Fisher

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Della Mae Fisher, 84, of North Platte, NE, passed away Thursday, August 28, 2014, at Linden Court in North Platte. …Read More

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The Bulldogs Split in Hastings

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The North Platte Bulldogs split its double header against Omaha Gross and Omaha Skutt in Hastings Thursday. North Platte played …Read More

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No. 22 Cornhuskers Open Against Florida Atlantic

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska opens its 125th football season Saturday when Florida Atlantic visits Memorial Stadium. Coach Bo Pelini …Read More

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Schafer Drives in 4, Twins Top Royals 11-5 in 10th

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jordan Schafer tied a career high with four RBIs, including a two-run single in the …Read More

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