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NSP Arrests More Than 75 During Impaired Driver Campaign

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska State Patrol says more than 75 impaired drivers were arrested in the state during …Read More

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2-Year Study Shows Making Music Sharpens Kids’ Brainpower

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Northwestern University researchers believe that music training has played a role in the educational achievements of …Read More

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Omaha Group Gets Grant to Reduce Infant Mortality

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha-based health care organization is receiving money from the federal government to fund a program …Read More

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Randy Nevsimal

Transient Arrested After Debacle at NP Eatery

A 30-year-old transient is facing charges after he allegedly created a drunken scene at a North Platte restaurant. At around …Read More

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Tesla Ronje

Driving on Suspended License Leads to Drug Charges for NP Woman

A 23-year-old North Platte woman is facing felony drug charges following a traffic stop early this morning. At around 12:30 …Read More

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Nebraska Turns to Diplomats to Lure New Business

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska officials are turning to local business leaders in hopes of attracting more companies to the …Read More

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Report: Midwest Economy Index Inched Up in August

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly economic survey index for nine Midwestern and Plains states rose slightly in August, suggesting …Read More

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Angela Hasbrouck

NP Couple Charged After Disturbance

A North Platte man and woman are facing charges following a disturbance over the Holiday weekend. At around 6:30 a.m., …Read More

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NPPD Crime Log (8/29-9/2)

COURTESY OF THE NORTH PLATTE POLICE DEPARTMENT 08/29/2014 00:11:03 14-016145 4008 SUSPICIOUS PERSON “2300 E 4TH ST NORTH PLATTE, NE …Read More

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Troopers Have Few Issues During State Fair

Troopers with Troop C- Grand Island arrested one driver for Driving While Intoxicated and made contact with 21 motorists during …Read More

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Hot Sheets (9/2): You Shoulda Been There

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 September 2 2014

North Platte Weather-September 2

Today: Sunny, with a high near 85. Light and variable wind becoming south 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Tonight: Mostly …Read More

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Hospital Releases 2 Girls Injured in State Fair Camel Ride Fall

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — Two girls injured while riding a camel at the Nebraska State Fair have been released …Read More

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US Eating Habits Improve a Bit–Except Among the Poor

CHICAGO (AP) — A new study says Americans’ eating habits have improved — except among the poor. Those results show …Read More

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Contract Between CHI, BCBS of Nebraska Expires

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The contract between Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska and Catholic Health Initiatives’ UniNet has expired …Read More

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Hot Sheets (9/1): Wake Me Up When September Ends

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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Willa Cather Letters to Be Available Online

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Letters from Willa Cather, the renowned author of “My Antonia” and “O Pioneers,” are expected to …Read More

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DHHS

Agency: Progress Made on Nebraska Public Benefits Backlog

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska officials say they’re close to catching up on a backlog of public benefit applications that …Read More

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UNK to Host Talk on Psychiatric Drug Alternatives

KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — A national mental health expert is set to speak in Kearney about alternatives to psychiatric drugs. …Read More

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Hot Sheets (8/31): Inquiring Minds Want to Know

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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Lincoln County Marriage Licenses (Week of August 25)

Kemar Rolando Smith, 24, North Platte and Erin Rose Hasenauer, 32, North Platte   Patrick Michael Hollis, 47, North Platte …Read More

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Nebraska Prison Officials Ordered to Testify on Sentences

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Five people who worked in Nebraska’s prison system have been ordered to testify before a legislative …Read More

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Gering Man Gets Prison for Child Pornography

GERING, Neb. (AP) — A western Nebraska man has been given six years in prison for distributing child pornography. U.S. …Read More

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Great Plains Health to Triple Size of Physicians Office Building

Great Plains Health and project partners Midlands Family Medicine, Pathology Services PC and U Save Pharmacy will be hosting a …Read More

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