Andrew Myers

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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Colorado-Marijuana

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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THE-HOT-SHEETS

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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the-connection

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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State Treasurer Don Stenburg

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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NEMA

Nebraskans Urged to Participate in Earthquake Drill

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The state of Nebraska is urging residents to take part in an international earthquake drill set …Read More

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THE-HOT-SHEETS

Hot Sheets (10/11): Things That Make You Go Hmmm

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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shelby-aaberg

Scottsbluff Man Named Teacher of the Year

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) — The state Education Department says a Scottsbluff High School staff member is Nebraska’s 2015 Teacher of …Read More

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Michelle Frels

Hershey Woman Accused of Burglarizing Home, Stealing Meds

A 47-year-old Hershey woman is facing charges after she allegedly burglarized a home in Hershey. On October 1, at around …Read More

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Robert Joeckel

New Nebraska State Geologist Named

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — University of Nebraska-Lincoln officials have selected a new state geologist. Robert Joeckel has taken over for …Read More

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Chadron Police Arrest Student in Sexual Assault Case

CHADRON, Neb. (AP) — Chadron authorities say a male Chadron State College student has been arrested in connection to a …Read More

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Nebraska High Court Upholds Conviction, Sentence

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has upheld the conviction and life sentences given to a western Nebraska …Read More

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THE-HOT-SHEETS

Hot Sheets (10/10): Daily Affirmations

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: Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon. Tonight: Partly cloudy, …Read More

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supreme-court

Court Move Opens Door for Juvenile Resentencings

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court has let stand a Nebraska Supreme Court ruling ordering resentencing for a …Read More

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