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Tiny Oklahoma Town Tries to Rid Water Supply of Worms

(AP) — A northeast Oklahoma town is temporarily without a water supply after city workers found worms in the municipal …Read More

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North Platte Weather August 28th: Hot and Hotter

Today: Sunny, with a high near 96. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. Tonight: Mostly clear, with …Read More

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Omaha Woman, 87, Says She’s Got a Gun for the Next Crook

(AP) — An 87-year-old Omaha woman says she’s got a gun for the next crook who wants to steal from …Read More

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North Platte Weather August 27th-Heat Advisory

Today: Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. South wind 3 to 7 mph. Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around …Read More

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Major Wind Farm Being Built in Southeast Nebraska

(AP) — Construction of a 75-megawatt wind farm is underway in southeast Nebraska. A series of flatbed trucks loaded with …Read More

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Gravestones Vandalized at Nebraska Cemetary

(AP) — Nearly 50 gravestones have been pushed over and some damaged at a south-central Nebraska cemetery. Hamilton County Sheriff …Read More

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Veteran U.S. Judge to Retire from the Bench in Nebraska

(AP) — A judge has announced his intention to retire after dispensing federal justice in Nebraska for more than 44 …Read More

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Omaha Private Eye Denies Scam Allegations

(AP) — A 67-year-old private investigator in Omaha has denied federal allegations that she scammed a woman out of more …Read More

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Republican Beau McCoy Enters Nebraska Governor’s Race

(AP) — Republican state Sen. Beau McCoy is planning to jump into the 2014 Nebraska governor’s race. A campaign spokesman …Read More

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Norfolk Police Capture Escaped Nebraska Inmate

(AP) — Authorities say they’ve captured an inmate who escaped the Thurston County Jail in the northeast Nebraska city of …Read More

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Aid, Outreach Credited for Nebraska College Attendance

(AP) — Nebraska college administrators say a combination of financial aid and outreach programs have helped increase the percentage of …Read More

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Four Companies Seek to Cover Uninsured Nebraskans

(AP) — Four companies intend to sell health insurance to Nebraskans who can’t get coverage from their employers. The companies …Read More

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Iowa Man Dies in Douglas County Jail

(AP) — Officials say an Iowa man has died in an Omaha jail. The Douglas County Department of Corrections reported …Read More

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More Cameras to Stream Shows at Nebraska State Fair

(AP) — Additional cameras have been added to live stream livestock shows at the Nebraska State Fair in Grand Island. …Read More

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North Platte Weather August 21-Could Be a Wet One

Today: Scattered thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South southeast wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance …Read More

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Attorney General Jon Bruning

Former Nebraska Therapist Ordered to Pay $1.3 Million to the State

(AP) — A former western Nebraska therapist has been ordered to pay the state $1.3 million for committing Medicaid fraud. …Read More

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Appeals Court Affirms AWOL Soldier’s Life Sentence

(AP) — A federal appeals court has affirmed the life sentence of an AWOL soldier who planned to detonate a …Read More

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NE Appeals Court Reverses Dismissal of Lawsuit Against Union Pacific

(AP) — The Nebraska Court of Appeals says a jury should hear the claims of a mother who sued Union …Read More

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Astronaut Recounts Near-Drowning on Spacewalk

(AP) — The Italian astronaut who nearly drowned during a spacewalk last month is sharing more details about the terrifying …Read More

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North Platte Weather August 20-Warmin’ Up Again

Today: Sunny, with a high near 95. Light south wind increasing to 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Winds could …Read More

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School Funding Hearings Scheduled in Nebraska

(AP) — A group of lawmakers will travel to central and western Nebraska in October for public hearings on the …Read More

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20 YO Omaha Man Arrested in Fatal Shooting

(AP) — Authorities have arrested a suspect in the shooting death of a 23-year-old man in northeast Omaha. Omaha police …Read More

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Professor David Nabb

UNK Professor Honored for Development of One-Handed Saxophone

(AP) — A University of Nebraska at Kearney music professor has been honored for his development of a one-handed saxophone. …Read More

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Chargers’ Woodhead Out, Bears Hold Peppers Out for Second Straight Game

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Bears Pro Bowl defensive end Julius Peppers is sitting out his second straight preseason game because …Read More

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