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Kansas Lawmakers Pass Nation’s 1st Ban on Abortion Procedure

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas legislators have approved a proposed ban on a common second-trimester procedure described by abortion opponents …Read More

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Zachary Spencer

NP Man Charged After Wild Night at Local Restaurant

A 22-year-old North Platte man is facing several charges after he caused a scene with his ex-wife and others at …Read More

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James Ayres

Ayres to Be Recommended as Next Principal at NPHS

North Platte Public Schools Associate Superintendent Tami Eshleman will be recommending James Ayres to the North Platte Public School District’s …Read More

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Vikki Carlson

Carlson to Be Recommended as Next Principal at Adams Middle School

North Platte Public Schools Associate Superintendent Tami Eshleman will be recommending Vikki Carlson to the North Platte Public School District’s …Read More

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Statewide Tornado Drill to Be Held Wednesday in Conjunction with Severe Weather Awareness Week

The week of March 23-27, 2015 has been designated as Severe Weather Awareness Week in Nebraska. The week provides opportunities for …Read More

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North Platte Public Schools 2015 Employees of the Year Named

The North Platte Public Schools Foundation has announced that Courtney Feeney, Dee Tuenge, Abigail Persinger and Vikki Carlson have been …Read More

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4 NPHS Students Cited for Pot Possession Following Search by Law Enforcement

Several students at North Platte High School have been cited for marijuana infractions following a sweep of the school and school …Read More

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NP Man Accused of Starting NP Wildfire with Firework

A 26-year-old North Platte man is facing a felony arson charge after he allegedly lit a firework that sparked a …Read More

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Deputies: Alcohol Appears to Be Factor in Rural Lincoln County Crash

Deputies say alcohol use is suspected in an early morning crash in Lincoln County. At around 1:18 a.m., on Thursday, …Read More

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North Platte Woman Killed in Crash with Semi

A 61-year-old North Platte woman has died following an accident south of North Platte. At around 8:33 p.m., on Wednesday, …Read More

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NSP Investigating Death of Yutan Woman

The Nebraska State Patrol in conjunction with the Saunders County Sheriff’s Office is conducting a death investigation. Around 10:00 a.m., …Read More

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Coordinated Effort Saves Homes, Prevents Injuries in North Platte Wildfire

What could have been a tragedy for North Platte, especially residents in the northeast area of town, was averted thanks …Read More

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North Platte Man Killed in Hershey Motorcycle Accident

A 28-year-old North Platte man is dead following a motorcycle accident on Highway 30 in Hershey. At around 6:35 a.m., on …Read More

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Jack Woodke

Snooze at NP Truck Stop Leads to Felony Drug, Child Abuse Charges for Holdrege Couple

A mid-morning nap in the parking lot of a North Platte truck stop has led to felony charges for a …Read More

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NP Post Podcast: Scott Carlson with Kris “Tanto” Paronto on Benghazi, Libya Attacks Sept, 12, 2012

North Platte Post News Director, Scott Carlson, sat down with Kris “Tanto” Paronto to discuss his upcoming presentation at NebraskaLand …Read More

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Roger Yates

NP Man Charged with Felony for Throwing Cell Phone at Wife

A North Platte man has been charged with a felony after he allegedly assaulted his wife. At around 3:34 p.m., …Read More

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Christy Amos

NP Woman Accused of Punching Husband in Front of Children

A 40-year-old North Platte woman is facing a domestic violence charge after she allegedly punched her husband in front of …Read More

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Paul Cooper

NP Man Accused of Assaulting, Holding Pillow Over Girlfriend’s Face

A North Platte man is in jail on a felony charge following an alleged assault on his girlfriend. At around …Read More

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Chris Rosenberg

NP Man, Teen Facing Felony Drug Charges

A North Platte man and a 17-year-old girl are facing felony drug charges after an encounter with police at a …Read More

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KNPLCB Adds New Drop Off Site for Recyclables

Keep North Platte and Lincoln County Beautiful has added a new location for citizens to drop off recyclables. KNPLCB, Gary’s …Read More

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72-Year-Old Man Dies in Custer County Crash

BROKEN BOW, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a 72-year-old man has died after an accident along Nebraska Highway 70 in …Read More

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Joshua Crewdson

Delusional Behavior Leads to Firearms Charge for North Platte Man

A North Platte man is facing a felony firearms charge after allegedly making delusional claims to police. Just after midnight on …Read More

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Justin Martino

Man Arrested in NP Baseball Bat Beating

A 34-year-old North Platte man is facing multiple felony charges after he and some cohorts allegedly assaulted a man with …Read More

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Former Lincoln County District Judge, John Murphy, Dead at 67

Former Lincoln County District Court Judge, John Murphy, has died at the age of 67. According to family members, Murphy …Read More

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