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Ex-Official of TierOne Bank Pleads Guilty to Fraud

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A former TierOne Bank officer has pleaded guilty to conspiracy, fraud and other crimes connected to …Read More

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Luke Pittle, of Brisbane, Australia, speaks to fourth grade students at Osgood Elementary on Tuesday. Pittle attends and plays basketball for North Platte Community College.

International Students Bring Diversity to North Platte

“Did you ride kangaroos to school?” “Have you ever been attacked by a shark?” “Are there credit cards where you …Read More

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Man Charged with Murder in McCook Teen’s Death

TRENTON, Neb. (AP) — A 22-year-old man, who is sitting in a Colorado jail on another case, has been charged …Read More

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1 Business Cited in Buffalo County Compliance Checks

The Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) conducted compliance checks over the weekend at 28 retail alcohol outlets in Buffalo and Kearney …Read More

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NP Man Accused of Beating Woman with Bowl

A North Platte man is in jail after he allegedly assaulted a woman with a bowl. At around 2:15 p.m., on …Read More

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Assault with Flashlight Leads to Felony Charge for NP Man

A North Platte man has been charged with a felony after he allegedly assaulted his girlfriend with a flashlight. According …Read More

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Hot Sheets (12/10): We Knew You’d Be Back

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 December 10 2014

North Platte Weather-December 10

Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Light west southwest wind. Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. South southeast …Read More

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Appeal Results in $1,000 Fine for Nebraska Man

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A twice-convicted drunken driver sentenced to probation this year for refusing to submit to chemical testing …Read More

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Ricketts to Retain Nebraska Ag Department Chief

KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — The director of Nebraska’s Agriculture Department will keep his job in the next state administration. Gov.-elect …Read More

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Police Investigate Death of 21-Year-Old NP Woman

North Platte Police are investigating the death of a 21-year-old North Platte woman. At around 5:45 a.m., on December 8, …Read More

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Native American Inmates in Nebraska Participate in Powwow

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A prison group is helping Native American inmates keep ties with their culture and connect them …Read More

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Palisade Man Sentenced in Semitrailer Theft

McCOOK, Neb. (AP) — A southwest Nebraska man who stole a semitrailer and called 911 after he got it stuck …Read More

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NP Man Charged After Spicy Confrontation in Taco John’s Parking Lot

A 22-year-old North Platte man has been charged with a felony after a dispute in the parking lot of a …Read More

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Hot Sheets (12/9): Not Your Mama’s Mugshots

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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North Platte Weather-December 9

TodayPatchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 44. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 …Read More

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Images of Nebraska Sites Available Online

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Images of Nebraska’s landscapes, monuments and people are now available on a state tourism YouTube page. …Read More

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Fewer Christmas Tree Farms Found in Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The number of Christmas tree farms has dwindled in Nebraska and elsewhere across the nation. Fewer …Read More

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Plan Aims to Improve Confined Juveniles’ Education

WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder and Education Secretary Arne Duncan are unveiling plans to improve the quality of …Read More

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Wallgreens Tests Virtual Doctor Visit Through App

Walgreens is testing a new telemedicine service that lets patients see a doctor without leaving home or even visiting any …Read More

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Boys Town Plans to Expand Its Service Across Nebraska

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — An organization known for its work with troubled children in Nebraska is seeking to expand community-based …Read More

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Maxwell Grad Named NPCC ‘Business Student of the Month’

Samantha Young has been named “Business Student of the Month” for December at North Platte Community College. The daughter of …Read More

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Regulators Order Union Pacific to Reinstate Worker

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Federal regulators have ordered Union Pacific Railroad Co. to reinstate a worker who was fired for reporting …Read More

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Hot Sheets (12/8): We’re with the Band

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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