Gary Wilson

NP Man Indicted on Weapons Charges

A North Platte man has been indicted on weapons charges by a federal grand jury. Gary Wilson, 64, of North …Read More

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Janet Shepherd

NP Woman Charged After Running Car Into House

A North Platte woman is facing a drunken driving charge after she rammed her car into a neighbor’s house, as …Read More

Posted 3 days ago | 8 Comments

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Hot Sheets (1/23): R-E-L-A-X

Click Here To See Past Hot Sheets This information is not a criminal history. Criminal charges are often dropped or …Read More

Posted 3 days ago | 17 Comments

Eric McClain

NP Man, 23, Accused of Having Sexual Relationship with 15-Year-Old Girl

A North Platte man is facing sexual assault charges after his relationship with a 15-year-old girl was discovered by the …Read More

Posted 4 days ago | No Comments

Sabrena Flores

Disturbance Leads to Felony Drug Charge for NP Woman

A 21-year-old North Platte woman is facing a felony drug charge following a disturbance on Tuesday evening. At around 8:20 …Read More

Posted 5 days ago | 8 Comments

Ketra Vlasin

NP JC Penney’s Employee Charged with Felony Theft

An employee at JC Penney’s in North Platte is facing felony charges after she allegedly stole from the store. On …Read More

Posted 6 days ago | 4 Comments

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Police: Mountain Lion Spotted Near Kearney School

Kearney Police are on the hunt for a big kitty after a mountain lion was spotted near a school. According to …Read More

Posted 1 week ago | 1 Comment

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NP Animal Shelter Touts Low Euthanasia Rate in 2014

Statistics show that shelter euthanasia is the leading cause of death for dogs and cats in the United States. The …Read More

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Michael Fredrickson

NP Man Accused of Choking Man Unconscious

A 53-year-old North Platte man is facing charges after he allegedly choke a man to the point he lost consciousness. …Read More

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Mobile Meth Lab Suspected in Kearney Vehicle Fire

A vehicle fire in the parking lot of a Kearney restaurant is being called “suspicious” by authorities. At around 11:15 …Read More

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Keith Urbanek

Wellfleet Man Facing Multiple Felony Drug Charges

A Wellfleet man is facing numerous felony charges following a disturbance on Tuesday. Deputies responded to a disturbance in the …Read More

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NPPS Foundation Awards 2014/2015 Staff Scholarships

Since 2010 The North Platte Public Schools Foundation has awarded NPPS employees staff scholarships for their continued education. This school …Read More

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NSP Educational Efforts to Focus on Teen Drivers, Seat Belts

As part of its continuing effort to reduce the number of serious injury and fatality crashes on state roadways, the …Read More

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NLD Parade Route Altered for 2015

NORTH PLATTE, Neb.–If you have a favorite spot to watch NEBRASKAland Days on Parade, you may have to hunt for …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | 7 Comments

Rachel Humphrey

NP Man, Woman Arrested in Meth Investigation

NORTH PLATTE, Neb.–A North Platte man and woman are facing felony charges following a drug investigation by local and state …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | 4 Comments

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Troopers Seize 35 Pound of Marijuana in Buffalo County Traffic Stop

KEARNEY, Neb.–A weekend traffic stop on Interstate 80 in Buffalo County led to the seizure of 35 lbs. of marijuana …Read More

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Bridge Work to Close Section of State Farm Rd.

North Platte, NE–Bridge work will force the closure of a section of State Farm Road for the next couple of …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | 1 Comment

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2014 a Year Full of Inmates and Improvements at Lincoln County Detention Center

The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office has released their 2014 “Detention Center Year-in-Review.” According to the report, the Lincoln County Detention …Read More

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Jaycees, NebraskaLand National Bank to Host Cookie Competition to Benefit NP Family with Premature Baby

Little Kade O’Dea was born on December 1, 2014, 16 weeks early. Weighing just one pound, six ounces at birth, …Read More

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Police Officials: 4 Dead in Paris Grocery Hostage Crisis

PARIS (AP) — Two police officials say at least four people, including the attacker, have died at a kosher grocery …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | 3 Comments

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Texas Man Gets 15 Years for Trafficking Cocaine in Nebraska

United States Attorney Deborah R. Gilg announced that on December 30th, 2104, Laron Gray was sentenced by the Honorable Chief …Read More

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UNMC’s ‘Lightly Embalmed’ Cadaver Program Provides Innovative Learning Tool

The operating room can be a stressful setting, especially for surgical residents – surgeons in training following medical school. But …Read More

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Matthew Huss

NP Man Accused of Smacking His Girlfriend, Charged with Felony

A 22-year-old North Platte man has been charged with a felony after he allegedly punched his girlfriend. At around 5:00 …Read More

Posted 3 weeks ago | 7 Comments

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LCSO Releases ‘You Drink, You Drive, You Lose’ Stats

The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office took part in the national “You Drink, You Drive, You Lose” campaign during the last …Read More

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