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Log Shows 1.5 Million Have Visited Kearney Archway in 15 Years

KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — It took 15 years, but new numbers show that 1.5 million people have visited The Archway …Read More

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Cattle Killed After Wandering Onto Highway Near Wellfleet

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska authorities say no people were injured, but several head of cattle were killed when …Read More

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USDA Updates Its Nebraska Rural Development Website

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The federal Agriculture Department has launched a new website focused on its rural development programs in …Read More

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Nebraskans Urged to Use Caution with Downed Power Lines

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska’s largest public power utility is urging residents to be prepared for possible power outages due …Read More

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Hot Sheets (3/28): Don’t Fear the Reefer

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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Nebraska’s February Jobless Rate of 2.7 Percent Lowest in US

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new report shows that Nebraska’s preliminary unemployment rate of 2.7 percent last month was the …Read More

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Nebraska Supreme Court: Doors Should Stay with Sold Custer County Building

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has ruled against a man who sold a building without disclosing to …Read More

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Nebraska High Court Affirms Conviction of Man in Beating

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has affirmed a lower court’s decision to keep a man serving a …Read More

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Colorado Defends Pot Law, Says States Free to Legalize Marijuana

DENVER (AP) — Legal weed in Colorado isn’t hurting its neighboring states. That’s according to a Supreme Court filing Friday …Read More

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Nebraska Court Dismisses Republican River Irrigation Lawsuit

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A judge has dismissed a class-action lawsuit by Nebraska farmers who say the Department of Natural …Read More

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Team Surveying Birds Along Platte River

KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — Two Cessna 172 airplanes are continuing the annual tradition of flying over the Central Platte River …Read More

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Colorado to Defend Pot Law for 1st Time

DENVER (AP) — Colorado is defending its pot law for the first time Friday in a filing due to the …Read More

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Authorities Investigating North Platte Grass Fire

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) — Authorities are investigating after a grass fire burned for nearly two hours and threatened homes …Read More

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Hot Sheets (3/27): How Did They See You?

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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Today: Scattered snow showers before 10am, then a slight chance of rain showers between 10am and noon. Mostly cloudy, with a …Read More

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Nebraska Senators Delay Vote to Repeal Prairie Dog Law

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers have postponed a vote on bill that would prevent counties from killing black-tailed prairie …Read More

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Scottsbluff Man Convicted of Beating Girlfriend’s 3-Year-Old

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) — A 25-year-old Scottsbluff man has been convicted of beating his girlfriend’s 3-year-old daughter. Court records say …Read More

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Chambers Faces Growing Criticism Over ISIS Comment

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A well-known Nebraska senator is facing more criticism for comparing police to a terrorist group, and …Read More

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Nebraska Term-Limit Expansion Measure Triggers Debate

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska voters could once again decide whether to let lawmakers serve an extra four years in …Read More

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Hot Sheets (3/26): Let’s All Put Our Thinking Caps On

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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North Platte Weather-March 26

Today: Isolated showers after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 5 to …Read More

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Nebraska Senator’s Comment About Police Draws Criticism

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska senator facing criticism for comparing police to a terrorist group is defending his comments, …Read More

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Nebraska Panel Advances Prison Overhaul Bill for Debate

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A bill designed to reduce Nebraska’s prison crowding and expand parole services is slated for debate …Read More

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NP Man Charged After Wild Night at Local Restaurant

A 22-year-old North Platte man is facing several charges after he caused a scene with his ex-wife and others at …Read More

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