Wesley Sharp

NP Man Gets 6-10 Years for Assaulting Girl

A North Platte man will spend the next six to ten years in prison for sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl. …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | 13 Comments

Francisco Garcia

NP Man, 72, Pleads Not Guilty to Child Sex Assaults

A 72-year-old North Platte man has pleaded not guilty to sexually assaulting two female juveniles. Francisco Garcia was arraigned in …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | 6 Comments

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Troopers Arrest 3 for DWI During Buffalo County Special Enforcement

Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol Troop C-Grand Island made three Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) arrests during a weekend special …Read More

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Stephanie Gutherless

Spanking Leads to Child Abuse Charge for NP Woman

Police have charged a North Platte woman with misdemeanor child abuse after she allegedly spanked her child multiple times, in …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | 2 Comments

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Nebraska Drops Taxes on Farm Equipment

HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska farmers and ranchers who want to fix some of their equipment will be able to …Read More

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Savannah Welsh

NP Woman Busted for DUI, Pills and a Fake ID

A North Platte woman is facing multiple charges following a report of suspicious activity on Sunday evening. At around 8:30 …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | 10 Comments

London Renfrow

NP Man Accused of Burglarizing Home

A 21-year-old North Platte man is in jail on felony charges after he allegedly burglarized a residence. At around 3:50 …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | 1 Comment

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Sheriff: Man Killed, 2 Injured in Dawson County Crash

EDDYVILLE, Neb. (AP) — The Dawson County Sheriff’s Office says a central Nebraska man has been killed and two people …Read More

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THE-HOT-SHEETS

Hot Sheets (10/6): I Want an Oompa Loompa Now!

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 | 6 Comments

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North Platte Weather-October 6

Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West northwest wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 …Read More

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Hot Sheets (10/5): Need We Say More

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 | 5 Comments

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Lincoln County Marriage Licenses (Week of Sept. 29, 2014)

Jordan Lee Lane, 23, North Platte NE and Angela Mae Roman, 36, North Platte NE   Christopher Eugene Baker, 35, …Read More

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Freeze Could End Growing Season for Immature Crops

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A freeze could stop the growing season in the upper Midwest as far south as …Read More

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Nebraska Attorney General, Auditor Candidates

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — ATTORNEY GENERAL DOUG PETERSON Age: 55 Home: Lincoln Political Party: Republican Occupation: Attorney Public offices held: …Read More

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Drivers Should Be Careful During Harvest Season

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska drivers and farmers are being reminded to be careful during harvest because large equipment and …Read More

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Cody Olbricht

Scottsbluff Man Accused of Abusing 3-Year-Old Girl

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) — A Scottsbluff man has been accused of physically abusing his girlfriend’s 3-year-old daughter. 25-year-old Cody Olbricht …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | 1 Comment

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Hot Sheets (10/4): Gotta Be Name Profiling

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

Posted 2 weeks ago | 12 Comments

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Nebraska US Senate Candidates At-a-Glance

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Name: Ben Sasse Age: 42 Home: Fremont Political Party: Republican Occupation: President of Midland University Public …Read More

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Overton Man Charged in Crash Death

LEXINGTON, Neb. (AP) — An Overton man has been charged with misdemeanor motor vehicle homicide for a traffic death near …Read More

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‘Cuts for a Cause’, Poker Run to Raise Funds for Burch Family

When tragedy strikes, there is always comfort found in the love and care displayed by family, friends and your community. …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | 1 Comment

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Chief: Western Sugar Employee Injured in Fall

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) — Wyoming authorities say a woman was seriously injured at a sugar factory and has been taken …Read More

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Wyoming Driver Arrested in Nebraska Hit-and-Run

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska authorities have arrested a Wyoming driver who they say ran over a pedestrian and sped …Read More

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Nebraska Guardsman Steals Fire Truck in Chadron

CHADRON, Neb. (AP) — Authorities in the Nebraska Panhandle have arrested a National Guardsman who they say stole a fire …Read More

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Hot Sheets (10/3): Just Keep Coming Back for More

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

Posted 2 weeks ago | 15 Comments