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Seats open on Noxious Weed Board

Taxes, ag economy to be focus of annual Farm Bureau convention

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County Court: Shoplifter accepts plea deal, sentenced to jail

Curtis Gillam, 48, was convicted Thursday in Lincoln County Court of two counts of shoplifting and sentenced to 30 days in jail. ...More

North Platte man charged with burglary, auto theft (1 Talk Back Entries 1)

A North Platte man, Taylor Trembly, is back in jail, charged with burglary for the fifth time in five years. ...More

North Platte woman faces weapons charge (4 Talk Back Entries 4)

A North Platte woman was charged Monday with threatening her mother and her brother with a knife. ...More

Ricketts announces plan to trim agricultural land valuations (3 Talk Back Entries 3)

After hearing a volume of complaints about record-high agricultural property taxes, Gov. Pete Ricketts announced a plan Tuesday to help bring them under control. ...More

Homeless man sentenced to year in jail (18 Talk Back Entries 18)

Jesus (Jesse) Montana, 57, was sentenced Monday to 364 days in jail for third offense shoplifting. ...More

Meth smuggler gets 2-6 years in prison (1 Talk Back Entries 1)

A young North Platte woman who smuggled meth into the Lincoln County jail was sentenced Monday to 2-6 years in the Nebraska Correctional Center for Women in York. ...More

County considers liquor license for micro-brewery (14 Talk Back Entries 14)

A liquor license for the PALS micro-brewery on the southwest corner of North Platte was approved Monday by the county – but a glitch will make them do it over again. ...More

Weekend police: Brazen shoplifter

A North Platte man allegedly tried to enrich himself by taking merchandise from a store shelf and returning it to the same store for a cash “refund.” ...More

Kenyan woman discusses hospital improvement project (5 Talk Back Entries 5)

Alice Atemo of Kenya was in North Platte last week, drumming up support for hand-made Kenyan products as well as medical improvements in one of the poorest areas of the world. ...More

Taking a look at what’s next for death penalty in Nebraska (8 Talk Back Entries 8)

Now what? That's the question many were asking regarding the recent death penalty referendum result that brought back capital punishment. ...More

Seats open on Noxious Weed Board

Applications are open for three seats on the Lincoln County Noxious Weed Board, because no one filed to run for the seats in the general election. ...More

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Holdrege man successful on Bighorn Sheep Hunt

Nebraska’s only bighorn sheep hunting permit holder this year, Brett Roberg of Holdrege, successfully harvested a trophy-class ram Monday afternoon at Fort Robinson State Park....More

Be alert to carbon monoxide

There are more than 400 deaths and approximately 15,000 emergency room visits each year as a result of carbon monoxide poisoning, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention....More

Organ recovery open house set in North Platte

Nebraska Organ Recovery, along with partner hospitals throughout Nebraska, will celebrate Nebraska’s organ and tissue donors with five open houses during the holiday season....More

Nursing assistants are in demand

One of the fastest growing professions in the world of health care also requires one of the shortest amounts of training time....More

NSP: Three stores sold alchohol to minors

On Nov. 30, the Nebraska State Patrol conducted alcohol compliance checks at retail outlets in Hitchcock and Dundy counties in southwest Nebraska....More

Seward girl’s bull elk more than just a state record

A bull elk harvested by a Seward girl in September is not only the new non-typical record for Nebraska, it also ranks 16th in the all-time world records maintained by the Boone and Crockett Club....More

Plans take shape for 'Wreaths Across America' at Fort McPherson (4 Talk Back Entries 4)

At 11 a.m. on Dec. 17, members of the Lincoln County Civil Air Patrol, representatives of the military services, veterans and their families will observe “wreaths across America,” a program to put a Christmas wreath at veterans’ graves across America....More

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Basketball: Lady Irish bury Sandhills-Thedford

Basketball: St. Pat's starts fast in win over Sandhills-Thedford

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