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SERVICES PENDING FOR FORMER SIDNEY POLICE CHIEF

Funeral services are pending for retired Sidney Police Chief Larry Cox, who passed away Friday at his home in Sidney …Read More

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NEBRASKA WORKSHOPS TO TEACH EDUCATORS ABOUT BIRDS

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission is offering two free workshops for educators that will focus …Read More

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LEGISLATIVE PANEL CALLS FOR REFORMS, FIRINGS IN PRISON SYSYTEM

A Nebraska legislative committee is calling for more prison administrators to lose their jobs as part of an overhaul of the Department …Read More

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MCCOOK LEADERS PROPOSE BIGGER PRISON WORK CAMP TO STATE

MCCOOK, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska is considering spending roughly $260 million to expand three prison facilities, but officials in the …Read More

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MAGIC JOHNSON, EX-DEFENSE SECRETARY HEADLINE EVENT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Basketball great Magic Johnson and former U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta will both speak at TD …Read More

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NEBRASKA CATTLEMEN HONORS MANY

LINCOLN – Nebraska Cattlemen (NC) have announced the winners of the 2014 Industry Service Awards and Hall of Fame honoree. …Read More

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WEATHER RELATED SCHOOL ANNOUNCEMENTS

– Gordon-Rushville Public Schools is CLOSED today.   No music concert tonight. – Hemingford Public Schools are closed today. – …Read More

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COLORADO WOMAN KILLED IN NEBRASKA I-80 ACCIDENT

  A Colorado woman was killed over the weekend in an accident on Interstate 80 in Western Nebraska. The Nebraska …Read More

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SAT ACCIDENT ON I-80 NEAR SIDNEY CLAIMS 1 LIFE

The Nebraska State Patrol says a young Colorado woman died Saturday morning in a rollover accident on Interstate 80 about …Read More

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NEBRASKA GETS PLAN FOR EASING PRISON CRUNCH

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A research group says its $33 million plan to expand probation and other programs could save …Read More

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MAN SENTENCED FOR TRANSPORTING DRUGS IN NEBRASKA

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A New Mexico man arrested with 180 pounds of marijuana in his truck has been sentenced …Read More

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DEER HARVEST UP SLIGHTLY FROM 2013

LINCOLN – The Nebraska deer harvest is up slightly from 2013. As of Dec. 5, 44,379 deer have been taken …Read More

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GAME AND PARKS PERMITS MAKE GREAT GIFTS

LINCOLN – Hunting, fishing and park permits for 2015 make great holiday gifts.  Permits are easy to wrap and easy …Read More

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DISCOVER ICE FISHING CLINICS SCHEDULED IN JANUARY

LINCOLN – Learn the basics of ice fishing or pick up a few new tips at three Discover Ice Fishing …Read More

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PETA WANTS RACCOON-KILLING HUSKERS PLAYER PUNISHED

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The president of an animal rights group wants Nebraska athletic director Shawn Eichorst to punish a football …Read More

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FORMER TIERONE CHAIRMAN PLEADS NOT GUILTY TO FRAUD

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The former chairman and CEO of TierOne Bank has pleaded not guilty to conspiracy and fraud …Read More

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MORRILL CLERK FIRED, REHIRED IN SAME MEETING

Tuesday night’s meeting of the Morrill Village Board was understandably confusing for Village Clerk Tammy Cooley. First, the board voted …Read More

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NEBRASKA EMPLOYMENT RECORD EXPECTED IN 2015

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The governor says Nebraska employment is expected to top 1.1 million next year, a record high. …Read More

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USDA SEES HIGHER CORN, SOYBEAN DEMAND IN REPORT

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Aside from increased demand for corn to make food sweeteners and a boost in soybean …Read More

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HYANNIS ONE ACT PLAY CROWNED STATE CHAMPIONS

The Hyannis one act play Schubert’s Last Serenade was crowned Class D-2 State Champions for the second year in a …Read More

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UW STUDIES SHOW CLOUDING SEEDING WORKS WITH LITTLE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT

New research in Wyoming finds that cloud seeding can increase mountain snowfall by up to 15% a year with negligible …Read More

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NEBRASKA SCHOOL BOARD VOTE WINNER FACES CHALLENGE

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The governor wants the secretary of state to go to court if necessary to see whether …Read More

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