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Windmill Back at Park Near Gibbon

GIBBON, Neb. (AP) — A windmill that was taken down after it was damaged in a 2007 storm will once …Read More

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Anjellycka Heisz is currently at Madonna Rehabilitation Center in Lincoln receiving treatment for injuries sustained in a November 26 accident near North Platte. (Facebook Photo)

Assistance Sought for Stapleton Girl Injured in Crash

It was the day before Thanksgiving when a little girl’s life was changed forever. Now, that little girl is in …Read More

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Cozad Man, 21, Killed in Crash

COZAD, Neb. (AP) — A 21-year-old Cozad man has died in a single-vehicle crash in central Nebraska. Jacob Kappes was …Read More

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Hot Sheets (12/15): Is There Something Funny Here Boy?

Click Here To See Past Hot Sheets This information is not criminal history. Criminal charges are often dropped or reduced. …Read More

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North Platte Weather-December 15

Today: Snow with areas of blowing snow before noon, then a chance of snow between noon and 3pm, then a slight …Read More

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McCook Leaders Propose Bigger Work Ethics Camp to State

MCCOOK, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska is considering spending roughly $260 million to expand three prison facilities, but officials in the …Read More

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Hot Sheets (12/14): As If You Didn’t Know

Click Here To See Past Hot Sheets This information is not criminal history. Criminal charges are often dropped or reduced. …Read More

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Hearing to Be Held on Dismissing Nebraska Water Lawsuit

BEAVER CITY, Neb. (AP) — Attorneys for Nebraska and a group of southwest Nebraska irrigators suing the state will spar …Read More

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THE-HOT-SHEETS

Hot Sheets (12/13): Most Changed Since Freshman Year

Click Here To See Past Hot Sheets This information is not criminal history. Criminal charges are often dropped or reduced. …Read More

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Lincoln County Marriage Licenses (Week of Dec. 8)

Michael Ray Forden, 29, North Platte and Kinsey Lee VanSkiver, 26, North Platte   Andrew Lewis Wells, 23, Mitchell NE …Read More

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NPPD Crime Log (Dec. 10-Dec. 12)

  COURTESY OF THE NORTH PLATTE POLICE DEPARTMENT 12/10/2014 00:12:11 MOTOR VEH LIGHT REQUIREMENTS “W 4TH ST /N VINE ST …Read More

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Nebraska Gets Plan for Easing Prison Crunch

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A research group says its $33 million plan to expand probation and other programs could save …Read More

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Ricketts Announces Name of Janssen’s Successor

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Gov.-elect Pete Ricketts has announced that a Dodge County cattleman will be replacing Sen. Charlie Janssen …Read More

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Hershey Man Arrested for Driving Wrong Way Down I-80 While Drunk

Motorist reports of a pickup headed the wrong way on Interstate 80 in Lincoln County led to the arrest of …Read More

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Hot Sheets (12/12): Sexy and We Know It

Click Here To See Past Hot Sheets This information is not criminal history. Criminal charges are often dropped or reduced. …Read More

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North Platte Weather-Weekend

Today: Areas of fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. South wind 8 to 10 mph. Tonight: Areas …Read More

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Mel McNea was named the new CEO of Great Plains Health Wednesday night.

McNea Named CEO of Great Plains Health

By unanimous vote last evening, the Great Plains Health Board of Directors has appointed Mel McNea, MHA, to serve as …Read More

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Names Forwarded for Nebraska Judgeship Opening

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — The names of three people have been forwarded to the governor for his consideration in …Read More

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42.9 Million Americans Have Unpaid Medical Bills

WASHINGTON (AP) — A new government report shows that nearly 20 percent of U.S. consumers — nearly 43 million people …Read More

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Construction to Close Section of Leota Street

Continued construction at Great Plains Health will force the closure of a section of Leota Street. According to the City …Read More

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Hot Sheets (12/11): Slow Learners

Click Here To See Past Hot Sheets This information is not criminal history. Criminal charges are often dropped or reduced. …Read More

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North Platte Weather-December 11

Today: Areas of fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 50. South wind 3 …Read More

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Nebraska Employment Record Expected in 2015

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The governor says Nebraska employment is expected to top 1.1 million next year, a record high. …Read More

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Ex-Official of TierOne Bank Pleads Guilty to Fraud

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A former TierOne Bank officer has pleaded guilty to conspiracy, fraud and other crimes connected to …Read More

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