State News

Kennedy submits signatures for ballot access in Nebraska (18 views)

The North Platte Bulletin - June 18, 2024
The Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. presidential campaign announced Tuesday it has submitted more than enough signatures to gain ballot access in Nebraska. The campaign turned in 5,023 signatures, more than two times the required amount. 

David Gale resigns from power district board(196 views)

The North Platte Bulletin - June 17, 2024
A seat on the Nebraska Public Power District board of directors will be appointed by Gov. Jim Pillen, following the resignation of subdivision 4 Director David Gale.

Buffalo Bill Rodeo: Final results, payouts(251 views)

Ruth Nicolaus - June 16, 2024
Ean Price’s bank account has some additional padding after a Saturday night at the Buffalo Bill Rodeo in North Platte.

Buffalo Bill Rodeo: Bareback, saddle bronc riders take the lead(122 views)

Ruth Nicolaus - June 14, 2024
During the second night of the Buffalo Bill Rodeo, a Wyoming cowboy took over the saddle bronc riding lead with an eight-second ride on the Beutler horse Level Out.

Kearney man re-sentenced for post office burglary(253 views)

The North Platte Bulletin - June 13, 2024
U.S. Attorney Susan Lehr announced Friday that Tyrelle Smiley, 26, of Kearney was sentenced to 22 months in prison for burglary of a United States Post Office.

Ricketts announces upcoming mobile office hours  (136 views)

The North Platte Bulletin - June 07, 2024
Sen. Pete Ricketts’ constituent casework staff will host several mobile office hours around central and western Nebraska. Ricketts’ staff will be on-site to assist Nebraskans with their needs.

Past Stories
Buffalo Bill Rodeo: Despite rain, Arnold catches leader in tie-down224 views
Buffalo Bill Rodeo: Bareback champ takes lead, Aussie wins steer wrestling468 views
Officials to treat Spiny Naiad at Lake Maloney380 views
Summertime favorite: Watermelon177 views
Five hundred competitors expected at Buffalo Bill Rodeo195 views
Miss Nebraska competition set to begin307 views
Sustainable Beef plant: On schedule, 60% complete1069 views
AARP Nebraska seeks nominees for highest state volunteer award100 views
Report: Nebraska ranks 14th in nation for seniors’ well-being263 views