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North Platte Weather-Weekend

Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Light and …Read More

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Ford Recalls 83,250 Cars and SUVs

DETROIT (AP) — Ford is recalling 83,250 vehicles because a faulty part could cause them to lose power or roll …Read More

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Iowa, Nebraska State Fairs Vie for Omaha Visitors

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska State Fair’s new home in Grand Island places it closer to the center of …Read More

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State Senator Picked as ACLU of Nebraska Director

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The ACLU of Nebraska has named a state senator from Lincoln as its executive director. Sen. …Read More

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NSP to Begin Holiday Enforcement

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska State Patrol will begin its Labor Day enforcement effort this week as part of …Read More

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Western Nebraska Troopers to Focus on Seat Belt Enforcement

For 44 days, beginning August 18 through Sept. 30, troopers with Troop E-Scottsbluff will conduct high visibility patrols in and around …Read More

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Ranchland Fire Menaces Homes North of North Platte

STAPLETON, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a fire that menaced several homes has burned an estimated 150 acres of ranchland, …Read More

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Hot Sheets (8/14): Don’t Send Flowers

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 August 14 2014

North Platte Weather-August 14

Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Breezy, with a …Read More

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Ex-Gering Council Member Undecided on Ballot Move

GERING, Neb. (AP) — Former Gering Council Member Jill McFarland says she hasn’t decided yet whether to have her name …Read More

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Nebraska Innovation Campus Gran Opening Set

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A grand opening will be held this week for the conference center at Nebraska Innovation Campus, …Read More

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Kearney Hospital Cafe Might Not Reopen for Months (Video)

KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — It could be several months before the flood-damaged public cafeteria reopens at Good Samaritan Hospital in …Read More

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Burger King Nixes Low-Calorie ‘Satisfries’

NEW YORK (AP) — Burger King is getting rid of the lower-calorie french fries it introduced less than a year …Read More

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Paul Cooper

NP Man Charged with Felony After Fight with Girlfriend, Cops

A North Platte man has been charged with a felony after he allegedly fought with his girlfriend and North Platte …Read More

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NPPD Crime Log (8/12-8/13)

  Courtesy of the North Platte Police Department 08/12/2014 00:05:03 WELFARE CHECK “E D ST /S BAILEY ST NORTH PLATTE, …Read More

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Deadline to Clear Up Health Law Eligibility Near

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration says the clock is ticking for hundreds of thousands of people who have unresolved …Read More

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NP Man, 72, Accused of Sexually Assaulting Girls, Ages 12 and 13

A 72-year-old North Platte man is in jail after he allegedly sexually assaulted two girls at his apartment. On June …Read More

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Chrystal Lowe

Suspended License Leads to Drug Charges for NP Woman

A North Platte woman if facing a felony drug charge after police spotted her driving on a suspended license. At …Read More

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Kearney Approves Sex Offender Limits

KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — The Kearney City Council has approved limiting where convicted sex offenders may live in the south-central …Read More

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Hot Sheets (8/13): OMG, It Must Be Wednesday the 13th!

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 August 13 2014

North Platte Weather-August 13

Today: Sunny, with a high near 88. South southeast wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. …Read More

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FDA Approves Lung Preservation Machine

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health regulators have approved a novel device for preserving donated lungs outside the body for possible …Read More

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Report: Nebraska Police Complaint Policies Lacking

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new report says most Nebraska law enforcement agencies fall short of providing the public with …Read More

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Gering City Council Reprimands Ex-Member

GERING, Neb. (AP) — The Gering City Council has reprimanded a former member, citing her emails to other council members …Read More

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