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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-Marijuana

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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THE-HOT-SHEETS

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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forecast graphic march 27 2015

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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Cody Olbricht

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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NE Legislature

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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THE-HOT-SHEETS

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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forecast graphic march 26 2015

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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Zachary Spencer

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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Coroner: Ex-Chadron Official Likely Died in Horse Accident

CHADRON, Neb. (AP) — Officials are investigating the death of a former Chadron city manager. Sandra “Sandy” Powell died Sunday. …Read More

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No Room for March Madness in Nebraska State Capitol

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers will have to watch the Big Dance after work. Nebraska Chief Information Officer Brenda …Read More

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Ford Recalls 213,000 Police Vehicle to Repair Door Springs

DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Ford is recalling about 213,000 police vehicles in North America to fix springs that may not …Read More

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Warren Buffett

Buffett to Buy More of His Favorite Foods in Kraft Deal

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Warren Buffett’s investments will soon include more foods that could be on a menu for his …Read More

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Nebraska Panel Delays Vote on Fracking Water Disposal Site

SIDNEY, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Oil and Gas Conservation Commission has delayed a decision on a proposal for a …Read More

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James Ayres

Ayres to Be Recommended as Next Principal at NPHS

North Platte Public Schools Associate Superintendent Tami Eshleman will be recommending James Ayres to the North Platte Public School District’s …Read More

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THE-HOT-SHEETS

Hot Sheets (3/25): Makes Me Want to Pout

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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