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Five arrested on drug charges near McCook

The North Platte Bulletin - Jan. 20, 2021
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State troopers arrested five people following a traffic stop on U.S. Highway 6 near McCook Tuesday evening.

Watch for vaccination scams

The North Platte Bulletin - Jan. 20, 2021
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Fake vaccines and therapies as well as vaccinations for a price are some of the fraudulent schemes about COVID-19 vaccinations.


Despite disparity and downturn, building business booms

Brian Bulin, Calvin Damon & Tony Papousek, Nebraska News Service - Jan. 19, 2021
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The housing market in Nebraska and across the United States remains strong through the COVID-19 pandemic despite a corresponding recession causing income disparity.


North Omaha senator ready to grapple with new challenges

The Unicameral Update - Jan. 19, 2021
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So, which is more of a full-contact sport: wrestling or politics?


Legislature: Property tax relief, education, broadband

Sarah Merza, Nebraska News Service - Jan. 18, 2021
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Nebraska state senators introduced various bills in the first eight days of the 2021 legislative session. Here are some highlights:

At the Legislature: Allowing small processors to sell meat

Eric Galatas, Nebraska News Connection - Jan. 18, 2021
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Nebraska lawmakers are considering a bill to provide some relief for meat supply chains by allowing consumers to purchase smaller ownership shares of livestock.

Ag department: Promoting Nebraska products

The North Platte Bulletin - Jan. 16, 2021
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Nebraska “Straight from the Good Life” is the official agricultural branding program of the Nebraska Department of Agriculture.


High winds, snow cause more than 170 traffic incidents

The North Platte Bulletin - Jan. 16, 2021
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State troopers responded to dozens of weather-related incidents throughout Friday. Snow and strong winds created blizzard conditions and hazardous travel situations in many areas of eastern Nebraska.


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