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2 Men Injured After Scottsbluff Cell Phone Tower Collapse

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SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) — Two men were transported to the hospital after they had been trapped under a collapsed cell …Read More

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MPCC Students Named to President’s, Dean’s Lists

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Mid-Plains Community College has released the Dean’s and President’s Lists, for the 2014 Fall Term. To qualify for the President’s …Read More

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Cigar Shop Bill Advances to Debate in Nebraska Legislature

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A bill to allow smoking in designated cigar shops will be debated by the full Nebraska …Read More

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Nebraska Board of Ed Member Rejects Calls for His Resignation

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska education member is refusing to leave office despite a vote from his colleagues that …Read More

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Jesselyn Rose Bond: Disturbing the Peace, Resisting Arrest, Felony Assault on an Officer, False Reporting

NP Rendezvous with Online ‘Hook Up’ Ends with Valentine Woman’s Arrest

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If there’s one thing we know about online hook-ups, it’s that they can go bad in a lot of ways. …Read More

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Greg Ibach

Nebraska Activists Oppose Ag Director’s Reappointment

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Animal welfare advocates are urging Nebraska lawmakers to oppose the governor’s reappointment of the state agriculture …Read More

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Hot Sheets (1/28): Gonna Lay the Smack Down on Ya

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Click Here To See Past Hot Sheets This information is not a criminal history. Criminal charges are often dropped or …Read More

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Forecast Graphic January 28 2015

North Platte Weather-January 28

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Today: Sunny, with a high near 63. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 21 to …Read More

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Nebraska AG Vows to Continue Fight Against Colorado Pot

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson is defending his state’s lawsuit against legalized marijuana in Colorado, saying …Read More

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‘Nebraska 150′ License Plate Bill Advanced to Legislature

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska is one step closer to creating new license plates that would recognize the state’s 150th …Read More

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Ryan Cooper

Officials Catch Man with Thousands of Pot Pills in Nebraska

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska authorities say they caught a 31-year-old Minnesota man with nearly 30,000 marijuana pills in a …Read More

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Officials to Use Dynamite if Platte River Ice Jam Remains

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WATERLOO, Neb. (AP) — Officials say they plan to use dynamite to blast an ice jam on the Platte River …Read More

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Denver Airport Bans Sale of Marijuana-Themed Souvenirs

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DENVER (AP) — Tourists who fly to Colorado to try legal pot can forget about buying souvenir boxer shorts, socks …Read More

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Man Gets 10 Years in Prison for Fatal Shooting

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DEWITT, Neb. (AP) — A 26-year-old DeWitt resident convicted of shooting another man has been given up to 10 years …Read More

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Authorities ID Bellevue Apartment Fire Victim

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BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) — Authorities have released the name of a man who died after a fire at his Bellevue …Read More

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Omaha Police ID Woman Injured in Officer Involved Shooting

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha authorities have identified a 39-year-old woman critically injured in an officer-involved shooting this week. Officers …Read More

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Omaha Man Dies After Car Hits Pole

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say an Omaha man has died at a hospital after his car crashed into a …Read More

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After Being Hit by Car, Tampa Cat Crawls Back from Grave

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TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — If cats have nine lives, Bart the black and white feline from Tampa, Florida, has certainly …Read More

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Omaha Police: Officer Involvement Suspected in Shooting

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police say officer involvement is suspected in a shooting that has hospitalized one woman. Deputy …Read More

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TSA Finding More Guns in Airport Carry-On Bags

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The government says it is finding more guns in carry-on bags at U.S. airports. The Transportation …Read More

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UNL

Husker Wrestling Visits Northwestern, Hosts Indiana Over Weekend

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No. 10 Nebraska (7-1, 4-1 Big Ten) continues its stretch of Big Ten duals with matchups against No. 24 Northwestern …Read More

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No. 15 Huskers Return Home to Face Fighting Illini

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The No. 15 Nebraska women’s basketball team hopes to get back on the winning track at home when the Huskers …Read More

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13 Storm Skaters Score Points In 6-1 Win

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KEARNEY, Neb. – 13 different skaters registered a point for the Tri-City Storm (21-10-5) and the team put a total …Read More

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Smith Scores in OT, Predators beat Avalanche 4-3

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Craig Smith scored on a breakaway at 2:46 of overtime and the Nashville Predators beat the …Read More

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Michigan beats Nebraska 58-44

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ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Zak Irvin had 14 points and 12 rebounds and Michigan rode a strong second-half start …Read More

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Royals, Dyson Agree at $1,225,000 and Avoid Arbitration

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Royals and outfielder Jarrod Dyson have avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year contract …Read More

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