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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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Seward Woman Busted Driving 116 MPH While Drunk

A traffic stop of a vehicle being operated in a reckless manner on Interstate 80 just west of Lincoln led …Read More

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Buffalo County Traffic Stop Leads to Seizure of 3.5 Pounds of Meth

A weekend traffic stop on Interstate 80 in Buffalo County led to the seizure of 3.5 lbs. of methamphetamine and …Read More

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Louis Olona

NP Man Accused of Assaulting, Holding Girlfriend Captive

A 40-year-old man, who recently moved to North Platte from Denver, is being held on charges that he assaulted his …Read More

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Dennis Lee Bedker: Felony Aggravated Assault (Weapon), Use of a Weapon to Commit a Felony

NP Man Accused of Assaulting Man with Shovel

A 58-year-old North Platte man has been charged with multiple felonies after he allegedly assaulted a man on Sunday morning. …Read More

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Brent Floyd Farley

Brent Floyd Farley, 47, of North Platte, passed away February 25, 2015 at Saint Elizabeth’s Regional Medical Center in Lincoln. …Read More

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Alcohol, Marijuana Use Suspected in Crash West of NP

A North Platte man is in a Kearney hospital following a crash on Thursday. At around 2:04 a.m., deputies with …Read More

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Taylor Rector

NP Man Accused of Stealing $1,000 Worth of Items from Walmart

A 21-year-old North Platte man is facing a felony charge after he allegedly stole items from Walmart. At around 11:04 …Read More

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(UPDATED) 3 Dead, 5 Injured in I-80 Crash Near Cozad

Three people were killed and five other injured in a two vehicle accident on Interstate 80 near the Cozad exit …Read More

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(UPDATED) North Platte Father, Son Remain Critical After Fire

UPDATE (2/25/15): It is with the deepest sympathy that we report that Brent Farley has passed away due to injuries …Read More

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Robert Smith

Wallace Man Accused of Stealing Pickup, Tools

A 38-year-old Wallace man has been charged with felony theft after he allegedly stole a pickup and tools from a …Read More

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Margery L. Hinrichsen

Margery L Hinrichsen age 82, of North Platte passed away February 23, 2015 at the Golden Living Center in Broken …Read More

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Paul Gerhardt Pullman

Paul Gerhardt Pullmann, 83, of North Platte, passed away February 20, 2015 at North Platte Care Center. He was born …Read More

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Thomas J. McQuade

Thomas J. McQuade, 67, of North Platte, passed away February 20, 2015 at Great Plains Health.  He was born September …Read More

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Gloria Jean ‘Jeannie’ Hansen

Gloria Jean “Jeannie” Hansen, 70, of North Platte, passed away February 21, 2015, surrounded by family at Great Plains Health …Read More

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