high-school-diploma

88-Year-Old Woman Earns NPHS Diploma

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) — An 88-year-old Nebraska Panhandle woman has been awarded her 1945 high school diploma during a …Read More

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nebraska-liquor-control-com

Nebraska Liquor Agency Wants Party Bus Oversight

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Liquor Control Commission chairman says his agency should have jurisdiction over party buses. Chairman …Read More

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economy

Survey: Slow Growth in Rural Parts of 10 States

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new survey suggests slower economic growth ahead in rural areas of 10 states in the …Read More

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dave-heineman

Prisons Panel Votes to Subpoena Nebraska Governor

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A legislative committee investigating Nebraska’s prison problems has voted unanimously to subpoena Gov. Dave Heineman to …Read More

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gavel-more

Nebraska Woman Found Guilty of Stealing from Soccer Team

ALLIANCE, Neb. (AP) — A western Nebraska woman has been found guilty of stealing nearly $12,000 from a youth soccer …Read More

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Scotts-Bluff-County-Sheriff

Sheriff: Nebraska Woman Left Injured Husband

GERING, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska Panhandle woman has been arrested after police say her husband fell from her truck …Read More

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Richard Harrach

NP Man Accused of Headbutting, Body Slamming Woman

A 48-year-old North Platte man has been charged following an alleged domestic assault. On October 14, at around 2:45 p.m., …Read More

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north_platte_patch

NP Man, 39, Accused of Sexually Assaulting Girl, 18

A 39-year-old North Platte man is facing sexual assault charges after he allegedly assaulted a woman at a local motel. …Read More

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clay-county-sheriff

Man Pleads Not Guilty in Clay County Crash Deaths

CLAY CENTER, Neb. (AP) — A truck driver has pleaded not guilty to manslaughter charges in the crash deaths of …Read More

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us-forest-service

Park Forests Near Chadron, Alliance to Be Thinned

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission soon will begin thinning forests at Chadron State Park near …Read More

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nebraskaland-days-logo-new

NEBRASKAland Days to Build Permanent Home at WWA

The NEBRASKAland Days office will be getting a new home in very familiar territory. NEBRASKAland Days Board of Directors President, …Read More

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NEMA

Nebraskans Urged to Prepare for Earthquakes

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Earthquakes are rare in Nebraska, but emergency officials say it’s still a good idea to prepare …Read More

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THE-HOT-SHEETS

Hot Sheets (10/16): There’s Nothing for You to See Here

  Click Here To See Past Hot Sheets   This information is not criminal history. Criminal charges are often dropped …Read More

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forecast graphic october 16 2014

North Platte Weather-October 16

Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. North northwest wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 …Read More

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Judith Widener

Nebraska Woman Ordered to Write Apology Letters

GERING, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska woman convicted of embezzling thousands of dollars from state wards has been ordered to …Read More

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Jose Martinez

NP Man Busted Stealing from Vehicles at Walmart, Platte River Mall

A 52-year-old North Platte man is facing theft charges after he allegedly went on a thieving binge in the parking …Read More

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fatal-fire

Marshal: Fatal Scottsbluff Fire Likely Accidental

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska fire marshal says evidence indicates a house fire that killed a 63-year-old man was …Read More

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usda

USDA: Nebraska Corn, Soybean Harvest Behind Schedule

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Nebraska’s harvests of corn and soybeans are lagging the average …Read More

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THE-HOT-SHEETS

Hot Sheets (10/15): How Big a Boy Are Ya?

Click Here To See Past Hot Sheets This information is not criminal history. Criminal charges are often dropped or reduced. …Read More

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Forecast graphic October 15 2014

North Platte Weather-October 15

Today: Sunny, with a high near 77. East southeast wind 6 to 16 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could …Read More

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Republican-River

Supreme Court Hears Water Dispute Between Nebraska, Kansas

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is considering how to resolve a long-running legal fight between Kansas and Nebraska over …Read More

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Jerome Gilg

Gilg Promoted to Nebraska Market Manager with Eagle Communications

NORTH PLATTE, NEBRASKA – Eagle Communications, Inc. of North Platte is pleased to announce that Jerome Gilg has been promoted …Read More

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ecig-flavors

Liquid Nicotine Exposures Up Sharply Among Kids

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Poison control workers say that as the e-cigarette industry has boomed, the number of children …Read More

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npcc

Sexual Assault Allegation Investigated at NPCC

Staff and local law enforcement are investigating an alleged sexual assault at North Platte Community College (NPCC). According to a …Read More

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