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NP Woman Accused of Driving Drunk with Child in Car

A North Platte woman is facing charges after she allegedly drove drunk with a child in her car. At around …Read More

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(UPDATED) LCSO Investigating North Platte Shooting

UPDATE: According to the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office, Christopher Tidball passed away on July 17. An autopsy will be conducted …Read More

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Jesus Parra

Nebraskan Gets 25-40 Years for Attempted Murder of Estranged Wife

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — A 49-year-old Grand Island man has been given 25 to 40 years in prison for …Read More

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Nebraska Jobless Rate Drops to 3.5 Percent in June

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A newly released report says Nebraska’s preliminary unemployment rate dropped to 3.5 percent in June. That’s …Read More

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Colorado Man Sentenced in Lake McConaughy Boating Death

OGALLALA, Neb. (AP) — A 38-year-old Colorado man has been given jail time and probation for a fatal boating accident …Read More

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THE-HOT-SHEETS

Hot Sheets (7/18): We Ain’t Methin’ Around

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

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North Platte Weather-July 18

Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. …Read More

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Nebraska Launches Child Care Quality Rating System

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska has launched a new quality rating system for child care facilities and early childhood education …Read More

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Jeffrey Anderson

McCook Man’s Child Porn Sentence Ruled Constitutional

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A federal appeals court has ruled that a Nebraska man sentenced to 10 years in prison …Read More

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Nebraska GOP Chairman, Iowa Town at Odds

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The chairman of the Nebraska Republican Party and officials in Red Oak, Iowa, each say the …Read More

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Man Dies After Car Runs Into Western Nebraska Lake

BRIDGEPORT, Neb. (AP) — A 50-year-old man has died after his car ran into a Nebraska Panhandle lake. Morrill County …Read More

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Hot Sheets (7/17): This Will Go Down on Your Permanent Record

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 July 17 2014

North Platte Weather-July 17

Today: Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Tonight: Mostly clear, …Read More

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Studies See New Risks for Cholesterol Drug Niacin

New details from two studies reveal more side effects from niacin, a drug that many Americans take for cholesterol problems …Read More

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Veterans Receive New Nebraska Driver’s Licenses

BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) — Four veterans have received Nebraska’s new state licenses with a “veteran” designation from Gov. Dave Heineman. …Read More

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Nebraska Activists Decry Plight of Immigrant Kids

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Some Hispanic and civil rights activists in Nebraska say the thousands of children who have been …Read More

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Nebraska Cattlemen’s Ball Raises $1.3 Million

HARRISBURG, Neb. (AP) — Organizers say the 2014 Cattlemen’s Ball of Nebraska raised more than $1.3 million last month. The …Read More

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Buffett Makes Annual Stock Donations to Charities

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Warren Buffett has given several charities Berkshire Hathaway stock worth more than $2.8 billion as part …Read More

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THE-HOT-SHEETS

Hot Sheets (7/16): Hangin’ with the Boys

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-July 16

Today: Scattered showers, mainly between 10am and noon. Cloudy, with a high near 65. Southeast wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance …Read More

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Matt Nolan

NP Man Accused of Assaulting Woman Holding Baby

A 43-year-old North Platte man is being charged with a felony after he allegedly assaulted an 18-year-old female who was …Read More

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Nebraska Commission Selects New Director

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — An executive for an Indianapolis-based nonprofit educational advocacy group has been named executive director of Nebraska’s …Read More

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NP Woman Accused of Shoplifting with Child Present

A North Platte woman has been arrested after she allegedly shoplifted from a local business while a 10-year-old child was …Read More

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I-80 Westbound to Be Closed at Gothenburg Tonight

If you’re traveling east from North Platte on Interstate 80 tonight, you can expect your trip to take just a …Read More

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