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I-80 to Be Closed Overnight at Gothenburg Sept. 29 and 30

Interstate 80 will be closed during the overnight of hours of September 29 and 30, at the Gothenburg interchange. The …Read More

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Isaiah Coffman

Fight Between NP Mom, Son Leads to Charges

A North Platte mom and her son have been charged with assault following a disturbance Saturday afternoon. At around 1:58 …Read More

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Nicholas Richardson

Transient Arrested After Threats with BB Gun

A 25-year-old man is in jail on a felony charge after he allegedly threatened a transient couple with a gun. …Read More

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Aaron Bosveld

Pack of Thieves Caught Breaking Into NP Home

A group of North Platte residents are facing multiple felony charges after police caught them red-handed breaking into a home. …Read More

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5 Dawson County Businesses Cited for Selling Alcohol to Minor

On Friday, Sept. 12, Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) conducted compliance checks at 14 retail outlets in Dawson County. During the …Read More

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POT-BUST

Troopers Seize Over 100 Pounds of Pot in Separate Traffic Stops

A traffic stop for speeding on Interstate 80 in Seward County led to the seizure of 92 lbs. of marijuana …Read More

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Chelsey Osborn

Centennial Park Retirement Village Employee Accused of Stealing Meds

A North Platte woman has been charged with a felony after she allegedly stole medication from her place of employment. …Read More

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David Barnhill

NP Man Charged with Domestic Assault, Resisting Arrest

A North Platte man is facing charges after a scuffle with his girlfriend ended with a scuffle with North Platte …Read More

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Jeremiah Fuoss

NP Man Charged in June Cell Phone Theft

A North Platte man is facing a felony charge after he allegedly stole a cell phone from a 16-year-old. On …Read More

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WCDHD Issues Statement on Enterovirus Outbreak

As news of the virus that is sickening hundreds of children in multiple States makes its way through the social …Read More

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Amanda Pecor

Hastings Mom Takes Plea Deal in Slaying of Son, 4

A Hastings woman whose 9-year-old son is charged with fatally shooting his 4-year-old brother has pleaded no contest to a …Read More

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Jeremiah Fuoss

NP Man Charged with Felony Domestic Assault

A North Platte man is facing a felony domestic assault charge after he allegedly assaulted a female on Monday night. …Read More

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Neil Gray

NP Man Charged in Burglaries, Police Seek 2nd Suspect

A North Platte man is facing a burglary charge after he and an accomplice allegedly burglarized two North Platte residences. …Read More

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Christopher Herring

Man Convicted in Winfield’s Burglary Gets Prison Time

A man convicted of burglarizing Winfield’s Coffee, in North Platte, will spend the next one and a half to three …Read More

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Timothy Caudillo

NP Man Gets 2 to 6 Years for Dealing Meth

A North Platte man is going to prison for selling methamphetamine in the North Platte/Lincoln County area. Timothy Caudillo appeared …Read More

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Martin Davidson

Cheyenne Man Gets 5 to 10 Years for Assaulting Man at Hershey Truck Stop

A Cheyenne, Wyoming man, convicted of severely beating a man at a Hershey truck stop, will spend the next five …Read More

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Joshua Richards

NP Man Who Burglarized Family Member Gets Prison

A North Platte man who stole from a family member is going to prison. Joshua Richards appeared in Lincoln County …Read More

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Randy Nevsimal

Transients Busted in Their Birthday Suits in NP

A pair of transients are facing charges after North Platte Police found them in various states of undress under the …Read More

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Central Nebraska Grandfather Accused of Incest

KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — A central Nebraska grandfather is behind bars, accused of sexually assaulting his young granddaughter eight years …Read More

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Victim of North Platte Fire Identified

The North Platte Police Department has identified the victim of a Thursday afternoon fire in North Platte. At around 3:45 …Read More

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Fire Kills 1 in North Platte

A Thursday afternoon fire has taken a life in North Platte. The North Plate Fire Department responded to the fire …Read More

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Joshua Salisbury

NP Man Accused of Driving Car Into Canal, Collecting Insurance Money

A North Platte man has been charged with a felony after he allegedly defrauded his insurance company. According to Officer …Read More

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Weather Service Reports Heat Bursts in Ogallala, Valentine

The National Weather Service is calling the events in Ogallala and Valentine overnight, “unusual.” According to the Weather Service, two separate …Read More

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McCook Man Accused of Sexually Assaulting 2 Lincoln Girls

A McCook man is in custody after police say he sexually assaulted two 15-year-old girls. According to a news release …Read More

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