North Platte (United States)

Type: City
Name: North Platte (United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 41.130001
Longitude: -100.769997
population: 24,172
First reported Jul 06 2014 - Updated Jul 06 2014 - 1 reports

Nebraska man sentenced to 15 years for manufacturing child pornography

OMAHA, Neb. - A southwestern Nebraska man was sentenced in federal court Friday for manufacturing child pornography.This sentence is the result of an investigation by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), ... [Published Noodls - Jul 06 2014]
First reported Jul 06 2014 - Updated Jul 06 2014 - 1 reports

Sundays headed home

Baxter BlackBy Baxter BlackOn the edge of common senseI have been a travelin’ man a good part of my life. Most of my speakin’ jobs are Friday and Saturday nights, so Sunday means I’m usually on the road and headed home.For me, Sunday morning on the road ... [Published PortalesNewsTribune - Jul 06 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

Ogallala man killed in semitrailer accident

A 44-year-old Ogallala man was killed Thursday night when his van struck a semitrailer on U.S. 30, the Nebraska State Patrol office in North Platte reported.The name of the victim was being withheld pending notification of relatives, a dispatcher sai ... [Published Lincoln Journal Star - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

Currington and co. keep the house rockin

More opinion The Nebraskaland Days show Saturday night started with great weather as far as the eye could see, and the show was energetic and high spirted. The first band, the Railers, have been together for five years and show no signs of slowing do ... [Published North Platte Bulletin - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Jun 28 2014 - Updated Jun 28 2014 - 1 reports

UNION PACIFIC : Big Red Express a Hit with Nebraska Communities

Community Union Pacific's Big Red Express a Hit with Nebraska Communities The 16-car special train calls attention to the historical connection between the railroad and University with Nebraska communitiesOmaha, Neb., June 28, 2014Crowds line the route ... [Published 4 Traders - Jun 28 2014]
First reported Jun 28 2014 - Updated Jun 28 2014 - 1 reports

Fewer Cold Nights on the Northern Great Plains? A Risky Prediction

Among the numerous concerns in the Risky Business Project report co-chaired by Michael Bloomberg, Henry Paulson, and Tom Steyer entitled "The Economic Risks of Climate Change in the United States" is the following projection for massive declines in the ... [Published American Thinker - Jun 28 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Wyoming Conservation Corps removes invasive species on the North Platte

The banks of the North Platte are under attack from a hardy tree that was once a staple for homeowners building windbreaks or otherwise looking for a fast-growing tree for their landscapes.The Russian Olive, listed as a noxious plant by the Wyoming Department ... [Published Casper Star Tribune - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

Pro-life advocates walk coast to coast, due in North Platte on weekend

Thirty-six college students from around the country are walking coast-to-coast across the United States and Canada to spread the pro-life message.The group is walking as part of the Crossroads organization. Students are wearing tee-shirts with “pro-life” ... [Published North Platte Bulletin - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Jun 21 2014 - Updated Jun 21 2014 - 1 reports

Workshop, tour topic to be ‘Where Are All the Pheasants?’

Written by Gothenburg Times Friday, 20 June 2014 13:45A landowner workshop and tour is being held in North Platte on Friday, June 27, from 12 noon to 4 p.m. at UNL Extension Building in the WCREC Auditorium.The meeting is open to the public and is being ... [Published Gothenburg Times.com - Jun 21 2014]
First reported Jun 16 2014 - Updated Jun 16 2014 - 1 reports

North Platte’s Hoover Brings Home the Bronze Medal from the Youth National Weightlifting Championships

Jenna Hoover shows off her bronze medal at the USA Weightlifting Youth National Championships.North Platte’s Jenna Hoover and Clay Johnson made the trip to Daytona Beach, Fla. last week to compete in the USA Weightlifting Youth National Championships ... [Published KOOQ 1410 am ESPN - Jun 16 2014]
First reported Jun 15 2014 - Updated Jun 15 2014 - 1 reports

Landowner tour to look at pheasant habitat

A landowner workshop and tour will be held in North Platte from noon to 4 p.m. on Friday, July 27 at UNL Extension Building in the auditorium of the West Central Research and Extension Center on W. State Farm Road.The meeting is open to the public and ... [Published North Platte Bulletin - Jun 15 2014]
First reported Jun 11 2014 - Updated Jun 11 2014 - 1 reports

Alternate routes to Nebraskaland Days

Photo by George LaubyU.S. 83 bridge repairs will continue through Nebraskaland DaysCourtesy Photo­ImageAlternate routes to the arena on N. Buffalo Bill Ave. (click images to enlarge)The South Platte River Bridges on U.S. Highway 83 are undergoing a facelift, ... [Published North Platte Bulletin - Jun 11 2014]

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July 4, 1831, "My Country 'Tis of Thee" was sung for the first time for a group of children at an Independence Day celebration at the Park Street Church in Boston, Massachusetts. Samuel Francis Smith had written the lyrics while attending the Andover Theological Seminary."
"Two of the most recognizable national brands from the state of Nebraska are the Huskers and Union Pacific. Today is a great day for those two brands to come together and celebrate the support that our great university and a great company have received from Nebraska communities for more than a century" said Jim Rose, director - Major Gifts, Huskers Athletic Fund
"The northern parts of the [Great Plains] region will likely see a significant decrease in extremely cold days: from the average of 159 days per year of below-freezing weather over the past 30 years, to between 117 and 143 freezing days at mid-century, and between 79 and 122 freezing days by the end of the century."
Moving into the last half of 2014, record exports in 2013 will have global impact, according to Maxson. "The continued export of U S grains will have a tendency to support a stabilized commodity market and help boost ag profitability" he said

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Marijuana, Gay Marriage Lead Top News Stories O... [Published CBS Denver - Jul 08 2014]
Nebraska man sentenced to 15 years for manufact... [Published Noodls - Jul 06 2014]
Sundays headed home [Published PortalesNewsTribune - Jul 06 2014]
Ogallala man killed in semitrailer accident [Published Lincoln Journal Star - Jul 04 2014]
Across The Fence: A Fourth of July Montage [Published Sun Telegraph - Jul 03 2014]
Currington and co. keep the house rockin [Published North Platte Bulletin - Jun 30 2014]
UNION PACIFIC : Big Red Express a Hit with Nebr... [Published 4 Traders - Jun 28 2014]
Fewer Cold Nights on the Northern Great Plains?... [Published American Thinker - Jun 28 2014]
Wyoming Conservation Corps removes invasive spe... [Published Casper Star Tribune - Jun 27 2014]
Farm land values hold steady, appreciate [Published Great Bend Tribune - Jun 25 2014]
Pro-life advocates walk coast to coast, due in ... [Published North Platte Bulletin - Jun 25 2014]
Fremonter turning 100 gets ride in red Mustang [Published Fremont Tribune - Jun 21 2014]
Workshop, tour topic to be ‘Where Are All the P... [Published Gothenburg Times.com - Jun 21 2014]
Farmers National Co. Sees Stable Farmland Market [Published AgWeb.com - Jun 20 2014]
Strong farm incomes hold land values in check -... [Published Midwest Producer - Jun 19 2014]
North Platte’s Hoover Brings Home the Bronze Me... [Published KOOQ 1410 am ESPN - Jun 16 2014]
Landowner tour to look at pheasant habitat [Published North Platte Bulletin - Jun 15 2014]
Strong Farm Incomes Hold Land Values in Check [Published SJ News Online - Jun 13 2014]
Alternate routes to Nebraskaland Days [Published North Platte Bulletin - Jun 11 2014]
Cross-country run brings Swedish man to North P... [Published North Platte Bulletin - Jun 09 2014]
Greenbrier Employees Form Union [Published Lexington Clipper-Herald - Jun 06 2014]
NCTA flips the switch for new irrigation techno... [Published Gothenburg Times.com - Jun 05 2014]
Will This Price Target Cut Hurt Cobalt Internat... [Published The Street Latest - Jun 05 2014]
Weather a factor in fatal crash [Published Lincoln Journal Star - Jun 04 2014]
City Council Votes To Grant Funds To Bowling Alley [Published KNOP-TV - Jun 04 2014]
MPCC Rodeo Club Becomes ‘Team’ – Will Now Offer... [Published KOOQ 1410 am ESPN - Jun 03 2014]
A Cowboy in New York: C.J. Box [Published PublishersWeekly.com - May 17 2014]
This Nice Nebraska Tea Party Fella Is Your New ... [Published Wonkette - May 14 2014]
Outside groups flood Nebraska with campaign ads [Published CNN Political Ticker - May 13 2014]
Today in Nebraska-March [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Feb 27 2014]
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This Nice Nebraska Tea Party Fella Is Your New ... [Published Wonkette - May 14 2014]
Don’t throw out those tricorn hats quite yet, people. The Tea Party is on the comeback trail. This is good news for America, as our strategic snark reserve might otherwise have fallen to historic lows this campaign cycle. In what is either a sign ...
Outside groups flood Nebraska with campaign ads [Published CNN Political Ticker - May 13 2014]
(CNN) - Tuesday is more than just primary day in Nebraska. It also marks the end of a wild three-way battle for the state's GOP Senate nomination, which may bring relief to Nebraska residents who've been inundated with campaign commercials. More than ...
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