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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Heath Foster

Search Warrant Leads to Meth Charges for NP Residents

Several North Platte residents are in jail on felony drug charges following the execution of a search warrant on Tuesday. …Read More

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Randy Nevsimal

Transient Arrested After Debacle at NP Eatery

A 30-year-old transient is facing charges after he allegedly created a drunken scene at a North Platte restaurant. At around …Read More

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Tesla Ronje

Driving on Suspended License Leads to Drug Charges for NP Woman

A 23-year-old North Platte woman is facing felony drug charges following a traffic stop early this morning. At around 12:30 …Read More

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Angela Hasbrouck

NP Couple Charged After Disturbance

A North Platte man and woman are facing charges following a disturbance over the Holiday weekend. At around 6:30 a.m., …Read More

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Great Plains Health to Triple Size of Physicians Office Building

Great Plains Health and project partners Midlands Family Medicine, Pathology Services PC and U Save Pharmacy will be hosting a …Read More

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Scott Trueblood

Man Leads Deputies on Short Chase Through NP

A 28-year-old North Platte man is in jail after he led deputies with the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office on a …Read More

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Stephen Barber

Big Springs Man Busted Selling Stolen Goods in NP

A Big Springs man is facing a felony charge after he allegedly attempted to sell stolen goods to an undercover …Read More

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Bradley Clark

LCSO Deputies Arrest Lincoln County Couple on Multiple Charges

A North Platte couple are facing multiple charges following their arrests on Monday night. According to a Lincoln County Sheriff’s …Read More

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‘Friday Night Lights’ Initiative Urges Nebraska Teens to Buckle Up

Fans attending high school football games across the state will once again be the focus of a special initiative designed …Read More

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Thomas Rhett

2nd Headliner Announced for NEBRASKAland Days 2015

NEBRASKAland Days has announced that Thomas Rhett will be the other headlining at at next year’s celebration. In a news …Read More

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Roman Reyes

NP Man Arrested on Warrant Racks Up More Charges

A North Platte man, who was arrested on a warrant Tuesday evening, is facing numerous new charges. At around 8:15 …Read More

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Marth Areli Ruiz-Palacios

(UPDATED) Lexington Police Look for Missing Juvenile

8/26/14 8:20 a.m. According to the Lexington Police Department, Martha Areli Ruiz-Palacios was located by police on Monday evening. She …Read More

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NSP to Beef Up Patrols for Home Husker Games

An increased Nebraska State Patrol presence is planned for Husker home football games during the 2014 season. Troopers and communications …Read More

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Lincoln County Marriage Licenses-Week of August 18

Raymond William Webster, 29, North Platte and Michele Lee Weatherly, 22, North Platte   Tyler Joseph O’Dea, 25, Sutherland NE …Read More

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Victoria Winder

NP Woman Charged After Reckless Ride

A North Platte woman has been charged after she went on a reckless ride Thursday evening. At around 6:00 p.m., …Read More

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Hot Sheets (8/22): It Always Feel Like Somebody’s Watching Me

Click Here To See Past Hot Sheets This information is not criminal history. All individuals included in this post are …Read More

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Forecast Graphic August 22 2014

North Platte Weather-Weekend

Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Light north …Read More

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Community Playhouse Announces Cast for ‘The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee’

The North Platte Community Playhouse has announced the cast for the first production of their 2014/2015 season, The 25th Annual Putnam County …Read More

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Reynaldo Perez

More NP Residents Indicted on Meth Charges

Several North Platte Residents have been indicted by a federal grand jury. Jacque Little, 28, is charged with conspiracy to …Read More

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Sheena Strand

2 NP Residents Indicted for Distribution of Meth

Two North Platte residents have been federally indicted for distributing methamphetamine. According to a news release from the United States …Read More

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