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Neb. Judge Upholds Dismissal of Hate Crime Case

(AP) — Scotts Bluff County prosecutors have lost an appeal of a county judge’s dismissal of a hate crime case. …Read More

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Sidney Woman Gets Probation in Theft from Wrestling Club

(AP) — A Sidney woman accused of stealing from the Sidney Federation Wrestling Club has been given 18 months of …Read More

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Nebraska Land Valuations Rise 12.45 Percent in Year

(AP) — Authorities say bigger tax bills could follow higher land valuations in Nebraska. The Nebraska Revenue Department has reported …Read More

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Dress Codes: Where Should Schools Set Limits?

(AP) — They’re called leggings — popular tight-fitting pants that seem to be the favorite new target of the school …Read More

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NP Man Injured in Lake Accident Dies Unexpectedly

A 37-year-old North Platte man who suffered a spinal injury at Lake McConaughy last summer has unexpectedly passed away. Travis …Read More

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Heineman Touts ‘Good’ Legislative Session During NP Visit

On the eve of his 2014 Sine Die Address to the Legislature, Governor Dave Heineman made a brief stop in …Read More

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Body of Missing McCook 18-Year-Old Found Near Palisade

Authorities in southwest Nebraska have found the body of a missing 18-year-old male. The Hitchcock County Sheriff’s Office says the …Read More

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Farmers Off to Slow Start Planting Corn Crop

(AP) — Spring planting across the nation’s Corn Belt is sputtering because the soil remains too soggy or cold for …Read More

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NebraskaLand Bank Receives Community Service Award

NebraskaLand National Bank has been selected to receive the 2014 First Lady’s Outstanding Community Service Award in the Business Support …Read More

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Hot Sheets (4/16): This is Bad for Business

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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North Platte Weather-April 16

Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 18 to 24 mph, with gusts as …Read More

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‘Coin Collect’ Contest to Raise Funds for Bridge of Hope

While child abusers doesn’t pay attention to the calendar, April is recognized as National Child Abuse Prevention Month. To usher …Read More

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Lincoln County Marriage Licenses (Week of April 7th)

Seth Corliss Hasenauer, 32, Wallace NE and Stacee Ranaw DeCent, 33, Wallace NE   James Millard Felty Jr, 67, North …Read More

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‘Big Boy’ Steam Locomotive Coming Back to Life

(AP) — One of the largest steam locomotives ever built is coming back to life. The Union Pacific Railroad plans …Read More

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Driver Dies in Kearney County Crash

(AP) — An 86-year-old Holdrege man has died after a collision in south-central Nebraska’s Kearney County. The Kearney County Sheriff’s …Read More

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Seniors and Students Share Prom in Hastings

(AP) — Senior citizens and students far junior in age and dance experience got to share the dance floor at …Read More

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NPPD Crime Log (4/14-4/15)

  Courtesy of the North Platte Police Department 04/14/2014 00:44:26 ALARM-GENERAL 100 N ALLEN ST NORTH PLATTE, NE 69101 04/14/2014 …Read More

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Road Work to Close Hwy 30 from Cozad to Lexington

Road work continues to pick up in the area. The Nebraska Department of Roads says Highway 30 will be closed …Read More

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Hot Sheets (4/15): This Won’t Last Long

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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North Platte Weather-April 15th

Today: Sunny, with a high near 63. Southwest wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Tonight: Partly …Read More

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Neb. Mom Doesn’t Want State Testing for Her Kids

(AP) — A southeast Nebraska woman is joining some other parents across the nation in deciding their children will not …Read More

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Neb. Officials Encourage Volunteering April 20-26

(AP) — Gov. Dave Heineman is encouraging all Nebraskans to volunteer next week. ServeNebraska week is April 20 to 26. …Read More

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NP Man Arrested for Assaulting Wife, Child

A North Platte man is facing charges after he allegedly assaulted his wife and child. At around 8:30 p.m., on …Read More

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Burwell Schools Maintain Tighter Security

(AP) — Officials are maintaining the tighter security at Burwell schools more than a month after a menacing letter was …Read More

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