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2 Die in Separate Western Nebraska Crashes

Two men have died in separate accidents along highways in western Nebraska. The Nebraska State Patrol says a 63-year-old Gordon …Read More

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Nebraska Panhandle Man Found Dead After Home Fire

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) — Authorities in the Nebraska Panhandle are investigating the death of a man found after a home …Read More

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Hot Sheets (10/14): We’ve Got Spirit How Bout You

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-October 14

Today: Sunny, with a high near 68. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. …Read More

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Hearings Planned for Nebraska Power Line Project

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Public Power District plans to begin public hearings next month in each county along the …Read More

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Midwestern Hospitals Gearing Up to Battle Ebola

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — An infectious disease consultant for a regional health system says the infection of a Dallas …Read More

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Woman Fatally Injured in Southern Nebraska Crash

EDISON, Neb. (AP) — A 51-year-old woman has been fatally injured in a southern Nebraska crash. Furnas County authorities say …Read More

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NPPD Reminds Drivers to Pay Attention to Pedestrians, Especially Children

By Rodney Brown, NPPD Public Information Officer The North Platte Police Department would like to remind drivers to pay attention …Read More

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Lincoln County Marriage Licenses-Week of October 6

Casey Joe Werkmeister, 34, North Platte and Ashley Kay Virchow, 23, North Platte   Aaron Christopher Race, 25, North Platte …Read More

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NP Man Charged in Assault on Female

A North Platte man has been charged after he allegedly assaulted a female. At around 6:00 a.m., on October 10, …Read More

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NP Man Accused of Threatening to Kill Menards Employee with Crowbar

A 31-year-old North Platte man has been charged with multiple felonies after he allegedly threatened to kill an employee at …Read More

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Trooper: Driver Killed in Wreck Near Hershey

SUTHERLAND, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska authorities say a man has died in Lincoln County after crashing his car head-on into …Read More

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Hot Sheets (10/13): Big Pimpin’

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

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North Platte Weather-October 13

Columbus Day: Sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 16 to 21 mph increasing to 24 …Read More

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Early Voting Ups Workload for Nebraska Election Officials

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Some Nebraska county election officials are seeing an uptick in their workload as voters cast early …Read More

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Nebraska Deals with Marijuana Influx from Colorado

HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — Law enforcement officials in small Nebraska communities near the Colorado border say they are struggling to …Read More

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Midwest Beekeepers to Focus on Public Awareness

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Beekeepers in Iowa and Nebraska are joining a national movement to encourage farmers and gardeners to …Read More

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Gas Prices Continue to Decline Nationally

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — A national survey of gas prices reports that Americans are paying 12 cents on average less …Read More

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Hot Sheets (10/12): Just Give Me the Miley Cyrus

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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Connection Homeless Shelter Benefits from AT&T Settlement

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) — A central Nebraska homeless shelter will receive more than $100,000 from a settlement with AT&T’s …Read More

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Nebraska Offers Tax Breaks to Beginning Farmers

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska offers tax breaks to beginning farmers, but anyone interested in receiving the incentives next year …Read More

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More Property Returned at Nebraska State Fair

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska State Treasurer Don Stenberg says more than $53,200 of unclaimed property was returned to rightful …Read More

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Students Can Volunteer for Nebraska Election

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Secretary of State John Gale is encouraging students to show up at the polls for …Read More

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Nebraska Governor Issues Reminder to Lower Flags on Sunday

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Gov. Dave Heineman is encouraging Nebraskans to fly U.S. and Nebraska flags at half-staff on Sunday. …Read More

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