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Cherry County Wind turbine project permit approved
Cherry County Wind turbine project permit approved

Cherry County Courtroom as Commissioners approved the conditional use permit for the Cody Kilgore Wind Turbine Project Tuesday afternoon, but not without a few revisions.

Dist. Judge throws out charges tied to mobile home park shooting

Dist. Judge throws out charges tied to mobile home park shooting

Two felony charges against a North Platte man were thrown out by a local district judge.

Alcohol Inspections Conducted in Cherry, Brown Counties

Alcohol Inspections Conducted in Cherry, Brown Counties

The Nebraska State Patrol has conducted alcohol inspections in Cherry and Brown Counties

UPDATE: 4-year old shot in leg by older brother

UPDATE: 4-year old shot in leg by older brother

NORTH PLATTE - North Platte Police says a 4-year old girl that was accidentally shot yesterday by her 8-year old brother has been treated and released from the hospital. Police first arrived to a home on East 12th Street around 11 AM on reports of a shoot

North Platte man wanted for allegedly knifing man

North Platte man wanted for allegedly knifing man

North Platte Police are looking for a man who allegedly used a knife to assault a man in the city Tuesday night.

NTSB: Pilot in fatal SD crash should not have had passenger

NTSB: Pilot in fatal SD crash should not have had passenger

The National Transportation Safety Board says a South Dakota pilot who died in a single-engine plane crash along with his teenage son should not have had a passenger.

I-80 Traffic Stops Reveal 200 LBs of Marijuana, Other Drugs, Firearm

I-80 Traffic Stops Reveal 200 LBs of Marijuana, Other Drugs, Firearm

Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol have arrested four people and seized more than 200 pounds of marijuana during two traffic stops on Interstate 80.

Imperial cars, homes slammed with fall hail storm

Imperial cars, homes slammed with fall hail storm

Folks in Imperial and the surrounding areas were some of the first to see severely damaging hail in a September 11th severe storm as it made its way across Nebraska from the west around 6:15 p.m. local time.

Father, son killed in plane crash north of Valentine in South Dakota

Father, son killed in plane crash north of Valentine in South Dakota

A father and son were killed in plane crash north of Valentine in South Dakota last Sunday.

North Platte Police look for suspect who painted racial slur

North Platte Police look for suspect who painted racial slur

North Platte Police are looking for the person who spray painted a racial slur on a white fence in the city.

Homeowners say explosive thrown at their home started NP fire

Homeowners say explosive thrown at their home started NP fire

North Platte Police are investigating a Friday night mobile home fire after Fire Marshal George Lewis called it arson.

Nebraska man dies after semi truck smashes into his pickup

Nebraska man dies after semi truck smashes into his pickup

Investigators say a cornfield blocked a driver's view before he pulled out in front of an oncoming semitrailer truck and caused a fatal crash.

Police investigate possible child abduction attempts

Police investigate possible child abduction attempts

The North Platte Police Department is warning residents to watch for suspicious behavior after a possible child abduction attempt.

Authorities say woman died after being struck by train

Authorities say woman died after being struck by train

Authorities say a woman has died after being struck by a train in western Nebraska’s Keith County.

Troopers Find 14 LBs of Marijuana on I-80

Troopers Find 14 LBs of Marijuana on I-80

Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol seized around 14 pounds of pot during a traffic stop on I-80 near North Platte on Tuesday.

Sheriff: Elderly coupled killed when train hits car

Sheriff: Elderly coupled killed when train hits car

Authorities in southwestern Nebraska say a married couple were killed when their car was hit by a train at a railroad crossing east of McCook.

Authorities ID driver killed in collision near North Platte

Authorities ID driver killed in collision near North Platte

Authorities have identified the driver of a car killed in a collision with a semitrailer south of North Platte.

Man gets 20 months for North Platte pedestrian's death

Man gets 20 months for North Platte pedestrian's death

A man has been given 20 months for the death of a pedestrian in North Platte.

Driver arrested following pursuit in North Platte

Driver arrested following pursuit in North Platte

A North Platte man is facing multiple charges after leading the Nebraska State Patrol on a pursuit Wednesday morning.

Former village clerk gets year of probation for theft

Former village clerk gets year of probation for theft

A former village clerk and treasurer accused of stealing from her central Nebraska community has been given a year's probation.

A viral animal disease is back in Nebraska

A viral animal disease is back in Nebraska

The Nebraska Department of Agriculture has confirmed a case of Vesicular Stomatitis (VS) in a horse in Lincoln County.

Pursuit through I80 construction zone ends with arrests

Pursuit through I80 construction zone ends with arrests

Two people from North Platte were arrested after a chase by Nebraska State Patrol Troopers early Thursday morning.

Arson suspect ruled not competent to stand trial

Arson suspect ruled not competent to stand trial

A central Nebraska judge has ruled that a North Platte man arrested in connection with the arson of his own home is not competent to stand trial.

Man gets 6-12 years for injuring North Platte police officer

Man gets 6-12 years for injuring North Platte police officer

A North Platte man has been imprisoned for injuring an officer during a fight.

FOX Theater revamps signature sign

FOX Theater revamps signature sign

The FOX Theater sign is no longer hanging on the side of the North Platte Community Theater.

Woman gets probation, jail time for misuse of credit card

Woman gets probation, jail time for misuse of credit card

A former business manager for a nursing home in southwest Nebraska has been given two years of probation and ordered to spend some weekends in jail.

Lincoln Co. Inmates accused of assaulting and robbing another inmate

Lincoln Co. Inmates accused of assaulting and robbing another inmate

Four inmates at the Lincoln County Detention Center are facing charges after allegedly assaulting and robbing another inmate.

Car trailer swerves to miss oncoming car and spills cars across road

Car trailer swerves to miss oncoming car and spills cars across road

Several cars were spilled onto the road during a Logan County car accident Friday, but authorities say no one was hurt.

North Platte police officer pleads no contest, gets probation for DUI

North Platte police officer pleads no contest, gets probation for DUI

A North Platte police officer has accepted a plea agreement for an off-duty drunk driving incident in April.

Ron Rosati, Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture leader for six years, to retire

Ron Rosati, Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture leader for six years, to retire

Ron Rosati, the top administrator at the two-year Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture, will retire early next month.

Man imprisoned for setting fires but not letting wife flee

Man imprisoned for setting fires but not letting wife flee

A 27-year-old man has been given five to 10 years in prison for trying to set his North Platte home on fire but not letting his wife leave.

Cherry County Commissioners Temporarily Restrained From Voting On Wind Farm

Cherry County Commissioners Temporarily Restrained From Voting On Wind Farm

A contentious lawsuit regarding wind energy in the Sandhills is on hold following a Monday afternoon hearing.

Keith County Foundation fund receives $7 million anonymous gift

Keith County Foundation fund receives $7 million anonymous gift

The Keith County Foundation Fund made a public announcement on Tuesday, the magnitude of which has never before been heard in this area.