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Quality growth fund advisory committee to consider two requests ( 2) (158 views)

The North Platte Bulletin - December 01, 2020
A credit management company wants some incentives to expand into North Platte, and a third round of housing “shot in the arm” funds has also come before the advisory committee of the quality growth fund.

North Platte man arrested after standoff in McCook(1573 views)

George Lauby - December 01, 2020
A North Platte man was arrested overnight Monday after a four-hour standoff in McCook.

Sheriff's deputies issue 35 speeding tickets during 'click it or ticket' campaign(128 views)

The North Platte Bulletin - December 01, 2020
The Lincoln County sheriff’s office participated in the “National Click It or Ticket” enforcement campaign that ran from Nov.16-29, thanks to a $5,000 grant provided by the Nebraska Department of Highway Safety.

Weekend arrests: Drug distribution, assault, theft, trespassing(1319 views)

The North Platte Bulletin - November 30, 2020
Lincoln County sheriff’s deputies arrested two men from New Mexico on Saturday after stopping their car for speeding.

County roads department to buy graders(497 views)

The North Platte Bulletin - November 28, 2020
The Lincoln County Commissioners has approved the purchase of three road graders after bids from two North Platte dealerships were reviewed for a week.

Block of E. 10th declared 'Holiday Lane'(900 views)

George Lauby - November 28, 2020
The neighborhood in the 700 block of East 10th is spreading a bundle of Christmas cheer this year, with a block-long display of Christmas lights and their own FM radio station.

Platte River Mall changes hands, opening door for redevelopment ( 8) (2413 views)

George Lauby - November 27, 2020
Two developers from Lincoln are the leaders of a company that has bought a controlling interest in the Platte River Mall, hopefully providing the spark and capital to bring new businesses to North Platte.

Holiday lighting contest: Open for nominations(361 views)

The North Platte Bulletin - November 25, 2020
This year more than ever, we all are looking for some holiday cheer.
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Ogallala business donates to North Platte Community College(49 views)

George Lauby - December 01, 2020
Students at North Platte Community College are benefitting from a donation of about $50,000 worth of equipment from ASC Capacitors in Ogallala.

State troopers arrest 34 impaired drivers(71 views)

The North Platte Bulletin - November 30, 2020
Nebraska State Troopers removed 34 impaired drivers from the road and helped more than 470 motorists during a two-week “Click It or Ticket” campaign that encompassed the Thanksgiving weekend.

Trump's attorneys: Election results were subject to tampering ( 1) (118 views)

The North Platte Bulletin - November 30, 2020
Attorney Rudy Guliani found a receptive audience on Nov. 25 for claims that the presidential election was hijacked, speaking to a panel of state legislators in Pennsylvania.

Past Top News Stories
Weekend police: Attempted robbery, fugitive found2261 views
North Platte man charged with attempted murder3079 views
Mysterious death ruled a homicide, sheriff says5992 views
Hospital: Still stretched thin, new meds arrive1225 views
Large grass fire near Lake Maloney extinguished1410 views
Outgoing mayor talks about Vietnam and the marvel of North Platte1156 views
Council debates development1482 views
Hospital sets press conference to talk about staff shortage1402 views
Sheriff’s deputies: On the lookout for seat restraint violations527 views
North Platte man confronts state trooper2203 views
County sheriff to take over courthouse security1561 views

Past State News
Longtime psychology instructor to retire from NPCC294 views
Arrests break up crime gang in Lincoln600 views
Eustis man sentenced in hunting scandal1097 views
Video captures mountain lion strolling through Scottsbluff673 views
Nebraskland photo contest to be featured in later edition68 views
Meth seizure leads to more arrests668 views
Trenton man injured in Swanson Reservoir accident510 views
State criticizes BNSF for blocked crossings, but dismisses complaint354 views
Town of Comstock to convert to Christmas village647 views

In this week's North Platte Bulletin print edition

Work is continuing on the renovation of the Pawnee Hotel, with several items recovered at the old White Horse saloon, including the mural of the white horse on the east wall, most of the tables and chairs, and a mysterious Native American wall hanging in a lighted display box that no one has yet identified. Get a good look at the progress in this edition... Also... a North Platte man describes his brush with death from COVID-19... and... homicide is determined to be the cause of the mysterious death of a North Platte man...  Christmas is in the air with shopping opportunities... New medications in use at Great Plains Health... Two more veterans received handmade quilts to keep their spirits warm... and more.  

Get the full stories in this week's North Platte Bulletin print edition.

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