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Semi-truck, pickup collide at south intersection of North Platte (2 Talk Back Entries 2)

A young North Platte woman suffered head injuries Thursday morning in a collision with a semi-truck loaded with cattle on the primary south intersection of North Platte. ...More

Fire near Weeping Water claims victims (2 Talk Back Entries 2)

A young family of six was killed Wednesday night in a house fire near Weeping Water. The mother, Michelle Collins Speer, was from North Platte. ...More

Council gets look at downtown frontage changes (4 Talk Back Entries 4)

Downtown would look a lot like it did in the 1940s-50s, under a plan to improve the fronts of stores that was show to the city council Tuesday night. ...More

The wonders of humankind (4 Talk Back Entries 4)

In addition to the seven wonders of the world -- the Taj Mahal, Victoria Falls, the pyramid of Giza and so forth – there are inspiring wonders in humankind itself. ...More

Voters like Trump in straw poll (19 Talk Back Entries 19)

According to an informal facebook poll conducted Monday, North Platte residents would overwhelmingly vote for Donald Trump if the election were held now. ...More

Weekend police report: Fugitives found in North Platte

On Saturday, Oct. 15 at 12:20 a.m., a police patrol officer saw a vehicle parked in front of storage units at 2020 E. Philip Ave.  ...More

Schools drill down on math scores (2 Talk Back Entries 2)

During a three-and-a-half hour meeting Monday night, the North Platte Public School board got a closer look at plans to improve math scores in the elementary schools. ...More

Motels nearly full for next year's Great American Eclipse (11 Talk Back Entries 11)

Motels in North Platte are already filling for Aug. 21, next year, with people coming to watch the rare total solar eclipse. ...More

Lincoln County woman sentenced for child pornography (2 Talk Back Entries 2)

Rayanne Paulman of Hershey was sentenced in federal court Monday to nine years in prison for conspiring to distribute child pornography.  ...More

Video: School buildings from above

The North Platte school district has created a video showing improvements to the buildings and grounds at the schools. It is posted at lower right of the Bulletin's front page. ...More

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Christensen named Woman of Achievement (2 Talk Back Entries 2)
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Authorities seek info on dead elk, pronghorns

The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission is seeking information about the unlawful killing of big game animals in western and north-central Nebraska....More

Three vehicle crash claims life

A three vehicle crash Tuesday evening just east of Minatare in Scotts Bluff County claimed one life and sent another person to the hospital....More

Management meeting set at Lake McConaughy

The Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation District will hold a stakeholders meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 25 to discuss management of the lands and shoreline....More

Task force trains to confront human trafficking

This week, training of a Nebraska Human Trafficking Task Force began in Hastings....More

Death penalty groups report campaign donations (1 Talk Back Entries 1)

The debate over Nebraska's death penalty is well-funded on both sides. Two major committees representing opposing sides of the referendum on the November ballot reported six-figure contributions in campaign finance statements this week....More

Reunion set for Honor Flight veterans

A grand reunion of Honor Flight veterans, friends and families will be held Sunday, Oct. 23 at the Embassy Suites in La Vista....More

Halloween Safety: Watch for phony wrappers

The nurses at the Nebraska Regional Poison Center remind parents and care givers to take some precautions to ensure that children have a safe and happy Halloween....More

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Corn harvest -- one of Lincoln County's largest economic enterprises -- is getting underway. We ride a combine to report from the people who love to farm, part of our quarterly section on agriculture. Also, full motels 10 months in advance? Sounds like a big party is brewing! Also... law enforcement complications result in a suspected meth dealer spending just 3 weeks in jail... and much more.

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