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Hot Sheets (2/27): Survey Says…More Pills, More Powder

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-Weekend

Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Wind chill values as low as -18. South southeast wind 6 to …Read More

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Nebraska Sen. Chambers Renews Push to Ban Cougar Hunting

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska’s longest-serving senator is pushing once again to end the state’s mountain lion hunting season. Sen. …Read More

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Dustin Chauncey

Jurors Find Man Guilty in Death of Gering 2-Year-Old

GERING, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska man has been convicted of fatally beating of his girlfriend’s 2-year-old daughter. After just …Read More

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Gov. Ricketts Signs Bill to Save Nebraska Cigar Bars

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts has signed a bill designed to keep the state’s cigar bars in …Read More

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Nebraska Lawmakers to Debate Pay for Petition Circulators

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Placing a ballot question before voters could get easier under a bill Nebraska lawmakers will debate …Read More

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Nebraska Senators Kill Bill to Expand Family Planning

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A bill that would allow more women to qualify for Medicaid family planning services has stalled …Read More

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Heat Blamed for Spray Vaccine’s Failure Against Swine Flu

ATLANTA (AP) — The makers of the nasal spray version of the flu vaccine say they now know why it …Read More

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NPPD Crime Log (Feb. 25-26)

  COURTESY OF THE NORTH PLATTE POLICE DEPARTMENT 02/25/2015 04:27:49 AIRPORT SECURITY CHKPOINT “5400 E Lee Bird Dr NORTH PLATTE, …Read More

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Prosecution Witness Accused of Killing Gering Girl in 2008

GERING, Neb. (AP) — A prosecution witness has been accused of killing a 2-year-old Nebraska girl more than six years …Read More

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Timeline In a Bottle Reveals Earlier Work on Nebraska Farmhouse

McCOOK, Neb. (AP) — A timeline in a bottle reveals that a farmhouse being renovated in southwest Nebraska has been …Read More

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(UPDATED) 3 Dead, 5 Injured in I-80 Crash Near Cozad

Three people were killed and five other injured in a two vehicle accident on Interstate 80 near the Cozad exit …Read More

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THE-HOT-SHEETS

Hot Sheets (2/26): Just Me and My Chops

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-February 26

Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 20. Wind chill values as low as -9. North wind around 11 mph. Tonight: Partly …Read More

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(UPDATED) North Platte Father, Son Remain Critical After Fire

UPDATE (2/25/15): It is with the deepest sympathy that we report that Brent Farley has passed away due to injuries …Read More

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MPCC Increases Tuition, Room and Board Fees for 2015-16

It’s going to cost students an extra $2 per credit hour to take “for credit” classes through Mid-Plains Community College …Read More

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NE Legislature

Nebraska Cities, School Boards Oppose Open Ballot Bills

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lobbyists for Nebraska cities and school boards are fighting two bills that would require elected officials …Read More

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Nebraska Child Advocates Say Court Shackles Traumatize Kids

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Juvenile lawyers and advocates say Nebraska children as young as 10 are treated more harshly in …Read More

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Nebraska Eyes Medicaid ‘Redesign’ Bill to Close Coverage Gap

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lawmakers who want to close Nebraska’s health care coverage gap are taking a new approach after …Read More

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Efforts to Seize Nebraska Land for Pipeline Remain on Hold

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The company trying to build a pipeline to carry Canadian oil south to the Gulf Coast …Read More

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Nebraska AG Visits Western Regions to Discuss Colorado Pot

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Attorney General Doug Peterson is slated to meet with western Nebraska law enforcement to discuss the …Read More

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Mid Plains Community College

MPCC Improves Policies, Procedures

Mid-Plains Community College has made great strides the past three years. That’s according to data indicating significant improvements to policies …Read More

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Robert Smith

Wallace Man Accused of Stealing Pickup, Tools

A 38-year-old Wallace man has been charged with felony theft after he allegedly stole a pickup and tools from a …Read More

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THE-HOT-SHEETS

Hot Sheets (2/25): Is This a ‘Caption This’ Photo?

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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