Tyler Henry

NP Man Goes on Shopping Spree at Walmart, Forgets to Pay

A North Platte man is facing a felony charge after he went on a shopping spree at Walmart.  The problem…he …Read More

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North Platte House Fire Ruled Accidental

A fire at a North Platte home that seriously injured a man has been ruled accidental. According to North Platte …Read More

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Kyle Vogt

Body Found in Omaha Identified as Former NP Resident

A body found in an Omaha neighborhood has been identified as a man who formerly lived in North Platte. A …Read More

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Thomas "Ty" Emanuel

Reality TV Stars Get Black Ink on Their Fingers at the Lincoln County Jail

If there’s one place you don’t expect to see reality TV stars, it has got to be the Lincoln County …Read More

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Hot Sheets (4/24): Buy One, Get One

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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North Platte Weather-April 24th

Today: Sunny, with a high near 70. Breezy, with a northwest wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as …Read More

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Alejandro Paramo

Scottsbluff Man Agrees to Plea Deal in High-Speed Chase

(AP) — A Scottsbluff man has agreed to a plea deal in connection to a high-speed chase last month. 23-year-old …Read More

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SW Nebraska Fire Destroys Part of Former ‘Flame’ Bar

STRATTON, Neb. (AP) — Officials say a fire destroyed part of the former Flame bar in the southwestern Nebraska community …Read More

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Governor Announces Nebraska Job-Searching App

(AP) — The state is launching a new mobile app for smartphones and tablets that will help Nebraskans search for …Read More

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Christopher Perez

Lexington Woman, Boyfriend Accused of Injuring Toddler Appear in Court

(AP) — A Lexington woman and her boyfriend have been charged with child abuse, accused of injuring her 17-month-old son. …Read More

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Richard Cobos

Nebraska Teacher Convicted of Sexual Assaults on Girl

(AP) — A 38-year-old western Nebraska man has been convicted of sexually assaulting a girl over several years. Richard Cobos, …Read More

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Arbor Day History, Celebrations Rooted in Nebraska

(AP) — People across the nation will observe Arbor Day on Friday, but no state will celebrate with as much …Read More

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More Road Work Begins Monday in North Platte

Yes, it’s true, more road work will begin in North Platte on Monday. According to the City of North Platte …Read More

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THE-HOT-SHEETS

Hot Sheets (4/23): Fashion Icons

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North Platte Weather-April 23rd

Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. South southeast wind …Read More

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dave-heineman

Heineman Vetoes Nurse Practitioner Regulation Bill

(AP) — Nurse practitioners will still need to collaborate with physicians in order to practice in Nebraska, after the governor …Read More

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kelsey kerkow

(UPDATED) Family Seeks Help in Finding Missing Cozad Girl

UPDATE (April 23, 2014 6:30 a.m.) Kelsey’s mother, Megan Essex, issued the following statement to the Post Wednesday morning: “Kelsey …Read More

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Mike Meister

Nebraska Legislative Candidate Faces Tax Lien

(AP) — A Scottsbluff legislative candidate says he’s been working with the IRS to eliminate a $30,500 tax lien. Scottsbluff …Read More

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Lincoln Co. Won’t Exempt Land Purchased for Water

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) — Lincoln County commissioners have refused to exempt from taxes thousands of acres of land bought …Read More

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(UPDATED) House Fire Seriously Injures 1 in North Platte

UPDATE (April 22, 2014 6:30 p.m.) Authorities have identified the victim of this morning’s fire as 58-year-old Randy Mills.  They …Read More

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NPPD Crime Log (4/21-4/22)

Courtesy of the North Platte Police Department 04/21/2014 00:48:12 14-006725 28-511 THEFT BY EXER CONTROL-GAS FROM SELF SERV STATION 700 …Read More

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Nebraska Farmers Starting to Plant Spring Crops

(AP) — Nebraska farmers are just beginning to plant their spring crops, but the U.S. Agriculture Department says conditions remain …Read More

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Chadron to Dedicate New Firefighting Air Base

(AP) — The city of Chadron will host an airport fly-in breakfast to dedicate its new firefighting air base. The …Read More

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Hot Sheets (4/22): There Are Better Ways to Get Out of Work

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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