Bootlegging, speakeasies, gambling and prostitution proliferated in North Platte during the first half of the 20th century, until finally, enough city leaders agreed to work together and put an end to it in the 1950s.
In this week's
North Platte Bulletin
For nine years, Big Papa has kept women at the Lincoln County jail company. Despite unfounded criticism on social media, he continues to do so, thanks to the care of the inmates and detention officers... also, suspected meth dealers arrested... the investigation slowly continues into the mysterious death of Nick Legas... Sutherland's successful July 4 rodeo... and more.
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