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Neb. Entities Get Breast Cancer Screening Grants

(AP) — A breast cancer charity is giving nearly $500,000 in grants to Nebraska entities that are expected to provide …Read More

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Neb. Schools Could See Intervention Team

(AP) — Underperforming schools will soon be aided by a state intervention team, under a bill signed into law this …Read More

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New Website Promotes Nebraska Ecotourism

(AP) — Creators of a new website hope to guide people in discovering ecotourism opportunities in Nebraska. The site is www.visittheprairie.com and …Read More

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Hot Sheets (4/12): It’s a Hard Knock Life

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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Facebook Photo Leads to Child Porn Charge for NP Man

A North Platte man is facing a child pornography charge over an image posted on his Facebook page. According to …Read More

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Man Charged in Custer County Crash Death

(AP) — Authorities say a 43-year-old Arnold man has been charged for a collision March 18 in Custer County. William …Read More

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Nebraska Needs Ag Educators, Farm Group Says

(AP) — The Nebraska Farm Bureau has announced a new scholarship and loan assistance program to help schools find enough …Read More

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Hot Sheets (4/11): Born Under a Bad Sign

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-Weekend

Today: Sunny, with a high near 75. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Tonight: Partly …Read More

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Neb. Legislature Rejects Roads Bonding Bill

(AP) — Nebraska lawmakers have rejected a proposal to allow roads projects to be financed with bonds. Lawmakers fell short …Read More

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Neb. Lawmakers Pass Prison Reform Changes

(AP) — A measure to address prison overcrowding in Nebraska has been passed by the Legislature. Lawmakers gave final approval …Read More

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Neb. Legislature Passes Water Sustainability Bill

(AP) — Nebraska lawmakers have passed a bill designed to help the state prepare for floods, water shortages and water …Read More

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Neb. Elderly Care Services Bill Passed After Veto

(AP) — A bill that would provide millions of dollars in federal and state funding to help elderly Nebraskans stay …Read More

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NP Man Crashes Into Local Business Following Argument with Female

A 31-year-old North Platte man is behind bars on a felony charge after he allegedly crashed his car into a …Read More

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NP Couple Charged in Assault of 2 Females Over Clothing

A North Platte man and woman are facing assault charges after they allegedly launched an attack on two females. According …Read More

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NPPD Crime Log (4/8-4/10)

  Courtesy of the North Platte Police Department 04/08/2014 01:02:16 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 600 UNION AV NORTH PLATTE, NE 69101 04/08/2014 …Read More

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Blood Hounds Collect Over 100 Units of Blood

The North Platte Noon Rotary Club was working hard to save lives yesterday at the Quality Inn and Suites. The …Read More

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Hot Sheets (4/10): I’d Like to Buy a Vowel

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Forecast Graphic April 10 2014

North Platte Weather-April 10th

Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon. …Read More

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Police: Neb. Man Drove at Speeds of Nearly 100 MPH

(AP) — A Nebraska Panhandle man has been accused of driving a car at speeds of nearly 100 mph. 42-year-old …Read More

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‘Emergency Powers’ Gun Bill Advances in Neb. Legislature

(AP) — A bill to prevent Nebraska governors from restricting gun sales in a state emergency has been sent to …Read More

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Neb. Paramedic Assault Bill Headed to Final Vote

(AP) — Assaulting a firefighter, paramedic, or social worker could carry a stiffer penalty under a bill headed to a …Read More

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Neb. Senator Proposes ‘Mountain Lion’ Plate

(AP) — Nebraska is one step closer to honoring veterans on license plates, and some lawmakers looked seriously Wednesday at …Read More

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Changes to Neb.’s Language Arts Standards Require Deeper Thinking

(AP) — Officials say the proposed revisions in state language arts standards would require deeper thinking from Nebraska students. Tricia …Read More

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