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Central Nebraska Public Power to Provide Eagle-Watching Opportunities

The Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation District will once again provide eagle-watching opportunities to the public this winter. The …Read More

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NP Salvation Army in Need of Donations

As the hustle and bustle of the Christmas season get into full swing, it’s easy for us to forget that …Read More

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Candle Causes Early Morning NP House Fire

A candle is being blamed for an early morning house fire in North Platte. The North Platte Fire Department responded …Read More

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NP Man Killed After Entering Colorado Home

A 52-year-old North Platte man is dead after he entered a home in Jefferson County, Colorado, and was shot by …Read More

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Public Input Sought on Potential NP Post Office Consolidation

The hot topic at the North Platte City Council meeting Tuesday evening was the potential consolidation of postal services in …Read More

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Offer to Trade Pot for Xbox Lands Nebraska Couple in Jail

An offer to trade marijuana for a gaming system, led to the arrest of a Hay Springs couple. Christopher Ames, …Read More

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Grand Island Man Shot to Death at Gibbon Plant

A 34-year-old Grand Island man is dead, and another is in custody following a shooting at a Gibbon plant. According …Read More

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NP Business Cited for Selling Alcohol to Minor

The Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) conducted compliance checks over the weekend at 16 retail alcohol outlets in Lincoln and Perkins …Read More

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Anjellycka Heisz is currently at Madonna Rehabilitation Center in Lincoln receiving treatment for injuries sustained in a November 26 accident near North Platte. (Facebook Photo)

Assistance Sought for Stapleton Girl Injured in Crash

It was the day before Thanksgiving when a little girl’s life was changed forever. Now, that little girl is in …Read More

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Construction to Close Section of Leota Street

Continued construction at Great Plains Health will force the closure of a section of Leota Street. According to the City …Read More

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NP Man Accused of Beating Woman with Bowl

A North Platte man is in jail after he allegedly assaulted a woman with a bowl. At around 2:15 p.m., on …Read More

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Assault with Flashlight Leads to Felony Charge for NP Man

A North Platte man has been charged with a felony after he allegedly assaulted his girlfriend with a flashlight. According …Read More

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Police Investigate Death of 21-Year-Old NP Woman

North Platte Police are investigating the death of a 21-year-old North Platte woman. At around 5:45 a.m., on December 8, …Read More

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NP Man Charged After Spicy Confrontation in Taco John’s Parking Lot

A 22-year-old North Platte man has been charged with a felony after a dispute in the parking lot of a …Read More

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Joel Rendon-Peinado

Man Charged with Assault Following Argument at NP Home

A 35-year-old man is facing felony assault charges after he allegedly assaulted a man with a beer bottle following an …Read More

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Sutherland Man Accused of Firing Gun During Disturbance

A Sutherland man is facing charges following a disturbance that included him allegedly firing a shotgun. At around 2:33 a.m., …Read More

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Mitchell Kubert

NP Man Accused of Raping 15-Year-Old Girl

A 21-year-old North Platte man has been accused of having forcible sexual intercourse with a 15-year-old girl. On August 19, …Read More

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Jeremy Nelsen

NP Man Charged with Felony Domestic Assault, Strangulation

A 35-year-old North Platte man has been jailed on felony charges following an alleged assault on his girlfriend. At around …Read More

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New Message Sign Installation to Force Temporary Closure of I-80

The installation of a new message board will force the temporary closure of Interstate 80. According to the Nebraska Department …Read More

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Brandi Sanchez

Theft Investigation Leads to Meth Charges for 2 NP Residents

Two North Platte residents are facing felony drug charges following an investigation into the theft of medication. At around 8:00 p.m., on …Read More

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Lincoln County Schools Ban E-Cigs, Tobacco Lookalikes

If you’re one of the many Americans using e-cigarettes to try to kick the habit, you won’t be able to …Read More

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Matthew Silversmith

NP Man Accused of Trying to Smother Girlfriend with Pillow

A North Platte man is facing felony assault charges after he allegedly tried to smother his girlfriend with a pillow …Read More

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Woman Killed, Man Injured in Early Morning NP Accident

A 22-year-old woman is dead and a 28-year-old male has been hospitalized following a fatal crash in North Platte Monday …Read More

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NP Man Accused of Making Threats with Gun at Wild Bill’s

A 24-year-old North Platte man is facing multiple charges after he allegedly threatened several people with a gun a a …Read More

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