state-patrol-logo

NSP Recruit Camp 56 Underway

On Monday, October 20, the 56th Recruit Class of the Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) began instruction. The class consists of 42 …Read More

Posted 1 week ago | No Comments

i-80

Message Board Project to Force Closure of I-80 Near Kearney

KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — A message board project will force overnight closures on Interstate 80 in south-central Nebraska next month. …Read More

Posted 1 week ago | No Comments

BlueCross-BlueShield-of-Nebraska-200x125

Health Insurance Cost Dispute Sends Patients Away

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The ongoing dispute between a major Nebraska health insurer and one of the state’s biggest medical …Read More

Posted 1 week ago | No Comments

THE-HOT-SHEETS

Hot Sheets (10/20): Not Lookin’ Good

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

Posted 1 week ago | 16 Comments

Forecast graphic October 20 2014

North Platte Weather-October 20

Today: Sunny, with a high near 75. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Tonight: Clear, …Read More

Posted 1 week ago | No Comments

first-national-bank

Bank Offers $100 Bonus to 200 New College Accounts

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Two hundred Nebraska families that start college savings accounts this fall will receive a $100 boost. …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | No Comments

neb-young-artist-awards

UNL Seek Applicants for ‘Young Artist’ Awards

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is seeking applicants for its annual Nebraska Young Artist awards. The awards …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | No Comments

juvenile-justice

Nebraska Pilot Program Offers Alternative in Neglect Cases

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska officials have launched a pilot program to keep more neglected children with their families, as …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | 1 Comment

THE-HOT-SHEETS

Hot Sheets (10/19): Nothing Ordinary

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

Posted 2 weeks ago | 7 Comments

marriage-licenses

Lincoln County Marriage Licenses (Week of October 13, 2014)

Michael Frank Fisher, 59, North Platte and Mary Jane Meyer, 60, North Platte   Corey Lee Hoskins, 25, North Platte …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | No Comments

agriculture

Event Will Look at Importance of Ag Communications

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A free event next month will examine why agriculture needs to do a better job of …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | No Comments

dave-heineman

Nebraska Governor Heineman Touts E85 Gasoline

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Gov. Dave Heineman and state agricultural leaders are urging Nebraskans to buy E85 fuel the next …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | 2 Comments

Hot Sheets Logo

Hot Sheets (10/18): Look at All the Pretty Colors

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

Posted 2 weeks ago | 2 Comments

Whitetail-Deer-Buck

Game and Parks: Motorists Must Use Caution to Avoid Deer-Vehicle Collisions

Deer are more active this time of the fall, when crops are being harvested and deer breeding season is in …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | No Comments

Kearney_police

Police Search for Suspects in Kearney Bank Robbery

The Kearney Police Department and the Federal Bureau of Investigation are investigating an armed robbery at a Kearney bank. According …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | 2 Comments

ne-dept-of-labor

Nebraska Jobless Rate 3.6 Percent for 3rd Month in a Row

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A newly released report says Nebraska’s preliminary unemployment rate for September was 3.6 percent, matching the …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | No Comments

THE-HOT-SHEETS

Hot Sheets (10/17): Role Models

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

Posted 2 weeks ago | 11 Comments

forecast graphic october 17 2014

North Platte Weather-Weekend

Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. North northwest wind 6 to 11 mph. Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | No Comments

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

Posted 2 weeks ago | No Comments

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

Posted 2 weeks ago | 2 Comments

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

Posted 2 weeks ago | No Comments

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

Posted 2 weeks ago | No Comments

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

Posted 2 weeks ago | No Comments

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

Posted 2 weeks ago | No Comments