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Nebraska State Patrol Seizes Meth, Heroin on I-80

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska authorities say separate traffic stops on Interstate 80 have resulted in several arrests and the …Read More

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North Platte Weather-September 9

Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming southeast around …Read More

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Lt. Gov. Lavon Heidemann

Domestic Violence Order Issued Against Nebraska Lt. Governor

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A judge has granted a protection order against Nebraska Lt. Gov. Lavon Heidemann after his sister …Read More

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Serious Respiratory Illness Hits Hundreds of Kids

CHICAGO (AP) — Hundreds of children in about a dozen states have been sickened by a severe respiratory illness that …Read More

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University of Nebraska Enrollment at 21-Year High

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Student enrollment at the University of Nebraska has grown to its highest level in 21 years. …Read More

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Christopher Herring

Man Convicted in Winfield’s Burglary Gets Prison Time

A man convicted of burglarizing Winfield’s Coffee, in North Platte, will spend the next one and a half to three …Read More

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Timothy Caudillo

NP Man Gets 2 to 6 Years for Dealing Meth

A North Platte man is going to prison for selling methamphetamine in the North Platte/Lincoln County area. Timothy Caudillo appeared …Read More

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Martin Davidson

Cheyenne Man Gets 5 to 10 Years for Assaulting Man at Hershey Truck Stop

A Cheyenne, Wyoming man, convicted of severely beating a man at a Hershey truck stop, will spend the next five …Read More

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Joshua Richards

NP Man Who Burglarized Family Member Gets Prison

A North Platte man who stole from a family member is going to prison. Joshua Richards appeared in Lincoln County …Read More

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Lincoln Zoo Sensory Safari to Cater to Disabled Children

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Lincoln Children’s Zoo will again host a Sensory Safari for students with disabilities. The event, …Read More

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Randy Nevsimal

Transients Busted in Their Birthday Suits in NP

A pair of transients are facing charges after North Platte Police found them in various states of undress under the …Read More

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Hot Sheets (9/8): Must Be Football Season

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-September 9

Today: Sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the afternoon. Tonight: A 20 percent …Read More

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Project Expected to Hamper Traffic on Nebraska 71

GERING, Neb. (AP) — Bridge work is scheduled to begin this coming week on Nebraska Highway 71 in Scotts Bluff …Read More

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Women Will Remain Minority in Nebraska Legislature

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Women will remain a minority in the Nebraska Legislature next year no matter who wins in …Read More

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US Gas Prices Fall, Extending Summer Decline

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — A national survey says the average price of a gallon of regular gasoline has dropped 2 …Read More

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If Buildings Deemed Unsafe, Tenants Must Move in Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska tenants can be forced to move on short notice when authorities decide apartment buildings or …Read More

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Hot Sheets (9/7): Fluorescent Sunsets

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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Study: Nebraska State Fair Brings Millions to Area

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — A recently completed study by the Grand Island Area Chamber of Commerce has found that …Read More

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Central Nebraska Grandfather Accused of Incest

KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — A central Nebraska grandfather is behind bars, accused of sexually assaulting his young granddaughter eight years …Read More

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Hot Sheets (9/6): You’re Never Fully Dressed Without a Smile

  Click Here To See Past Hot Sheets   This information is not criminal history. All individuals included in this …Read More

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Lincoln County Marriage Licenses-Week of Sept. 1

Matthew Lee Walker, 29, Big Springs NE and Molly Hagen McNea, 25, Big Springs NE   Roger Dean Stroud, 52, …Read More

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Attorney General Jon Bruning

Bruning: Dept. of Corrections Lawyers Should Answer to AG

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Attorney General Jon Bruning says Nebraska’s next governor should remove attorneys from the Department of Correctional …Read More

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Insurance Premiums May Rise for Some in Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Blue Cross Blue Shield customers who buy individual policies under the Affordable Care Act will likely …Read More

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