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Stapleton Woman, 34, Killed in Crash Near North Platte

A 34-year-old Stapleton woman is dead following an accident on Highway 83, just north of North Platte. At around 11:17 …Read More

Posted 3 weeks ago | 7 Comments

Anthony Bennett

Harassing Phone Call Allegations Lead to NP Man’s Arrest

A North Platte man is in jail on felony charges after an investigation into harassing phone calls revealed an assault …Read More

Posted 4 weeks ago | 7 Comments

Christopher Youngs

NP Man Goes from Shortness of Breath to Felony Charge

A North Platte man is facing a felony charge after a driving under revocation charge quickly turned into a violent …Read More

Posted 4 weeks ago | No Comments

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2 NP Juveniles Accused of Breaking into Home, Brandishing Gun, Assaulting Man with Shovel

One juvenile is in custody, and the other is on the run after they allegedly broke into a North Platte …Read More

Posted 4 weeks ago | 3 Comments

Evan Swenson

(UPDATED) Kearney Police Search for Suspect in Shooting

UPDATE (11/23 7:00pm) Kearney Police Department Statement: Evan Swenson (AKA: Evan Swinson), was taken into custody early this morning in …Read More

Posted 4 weeks ago | 1 Comment

Dayton Alexander Whitley

North Dakota Man Steals, Crashes Car in NP

An 18-year-old North Dakota man is being lodged in the Lincoln County Detention Center after he allegedly stole a vehicle …Read More

Posted 4 weeks ago | 1 Comment

Eric Burke

NP Man Accused of Shooting Man During Altercation

A North Platte man is in jail following an altercation that ended with a man being shot. At around 10:45 …Read More

Posted 1 month ago | 11 Comments

Chad Williams

NP Man Accused of Choking, Threatening Girlfriend with Knife

A North Platte man has been charged with a felony after he allegedly assaulted his girlfriend. At around 10:45 p.m., …Read More

Posted 1 month ago | 3 Comments

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AAA: Nebraska Average Fuel Price Drops Below $3

The statewide average price for regular unleaded gasoline in Nebraska dropped below $3 a gallon this week, reports AAA. Today’s  …Read More

Posted 1 month ago | No Comments

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NSP Plans Special Enforcement Friday in Lincoln Area

Reducing the potential for serious injury and fatality crashes in the Capital City will be the focus of a special …Read More

Posted 1 month ago | No Comments

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New York Woman Charged After Raising Ruckus at Great Plains Health

A 29-year-old New York woman is facing criminal charges after she caused a scene at Great Plains Health, in North …Read More

Posted 1 month ago | No Comments

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(UPDATED) BREAKING NEWS: NP Police Dealing with Barricaded Subject Near Elementary School

UPDATE 3:14 p.m., November 18 North Platte Police have taken the subject into custody. Officer Rodney Brown said the female …Read More

Posted 1 month ago | 3 Comments

Martin Sellers

NP Man, 19, Accused of Assaulting 15 YO

A 19-year-old North Platte man is facing charges after he allegedly assaulted a juvenile. North Platte Police were dispatched to …Read More

Posted 1 month ago | 15 Comments

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Nebraska Traffic Stops Lead to Meth, Marijuana Arrests

Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol seized methamphetamine and marijuana in three separate traffic stops on Interstate 80 over the …Read More

Posted 1 month ago | No Comments

Bobbi Jo Hartman

NP Woman Accused of Running Over Husband with Children in Car

A North Platte woman was arrested over the weekend after she allegedly ran over her husband. At around 9:30 a.m., …Read More

Posted 1 month ago | 7 Comments

Johnathan Loving

NP Man Calls Police After He Assaults 2-Year-Old

A 22-year-old North Platte man is facing child abuse charges after he allegedly called police to report that he had …Read More

Posted 1 month ago | 12 Comments

Andrew Lauber

Expired Plates Lead to Felony Charges for 3 NP Residents

Failure to pay a visit to the motor-vehicles department has resulted in three North Platte men facing felony charges. At …Read More

Posted 1 month ago | 6 Comments

Anthony Apodaca, Jr.

Convicted NP Felon Caught with Assault Rifle

A North Platte man, who is a convicted felon, is facing charges after police found him in possession of an assault …Read More

Posted 1 month ago | 19 Comments

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McCook School Board Accepts Resignation of Teacher Who Sprayed Water in Student’s Face

MCCOOK, Neb. (AP) — A southern Nebraska school board has accepted the resignation of a special education teacher accused of …Read More

Posted 1 month ago | No Comments

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NP Elementary Students to Honor Vets with Music

Veterans Day is about remembering and honoring those who have served and currently serve our country, and students from two …Read More

Posted 1 month ago | No Comments

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Gas Prices Continue to Drop in US

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — A national survey of gas prices reports that the average cost of U.S. regular grade gas …Read More

Posted 1 month ago | 2 Comments

Lucas Sellers

NP Mom, Son Jailed Together After Driving Debacle

When we think of quality time with our mother, we probably don’t consider a trip to jail.  However, that’s exactly …Read More

Posted 1 month ago | 1 Comment

Quaine Day

Former NP Man Accused of Sexually Assaulting 12 YO Girl

A former North Platte man is facing a sexual assault charge after he allegedly assaulted a young girl. According to …Read More

Posted 1 month ago | 8 Comments

Away in a Basement

‘Away in the Basement: A Church Basement Ladies Christmas’ Opens at NP Community Playhouse

The second production of the 2014/15 season at the North Platte Community Playhouse, Away in the Basement: A Church Basement …Read More

Posted 1 month ago | No Comments