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  1. Grand Island fire caused by homemade explosivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | North Platte Bulletin

    An interagency investigation by the Grand Island Fire Department, Grand Island Police Department, the Nebraska State Fire Marshal, the Nebraska State Patrol, ATF, and the Hall County Attorney determined that the explosion and fire was caused by homemade explosives that were being manufactured there by the man who was killed, the fire marshal said Tuesday. Two other people were taken to the hospital, treated and released for injuries in the fire, the state fire marshal said.

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  2. Major Bust: 63 people chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | North Platte Bulletin

    A massive, year-long methamphetamine investigation across central and western Nebraska reached into northeast Colorado and resulted in the arrests of 63 suspects. The suspects were operating in an area from Grand Island to northeast Colorado.

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  3. Basketball: St. Pat's overtakes Chase County with big second halfRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2016 | North Platte Bulletin

    Signups for the North Platte Babe Ruth and Cal Ripken Baseball Leagues will be at the Sports Shoppe on Feb. 6 and 7, as well as Feb. 13 and 14. ... More The North Platte St. Pat's girls' basketball team didn't play anywhere near the best game on Friday against Chase County. ... More Basketball: St. Pat's overtakes Chase County with big second half by James Parrish - 2/6/2016 North Platte St. Pat's blew open what was a tight game with Chase County in the second half of a 53-35 victory on Friday at the McGahan Activities Center.

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  4. Lawrence signs to play football for Dakota WesleyanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | North Platte Bulletin

    The Sutherland Sailors captured second place and St. Pat's took third in the Southern Platte Valley Association wrestling tournament Thursday at Hershey High School. ... More When he began his football career as a freshman at North Platte St. Pat's, Kobe Lawrence wasn't sure he had what it took to finish his high school career.

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  5. Roller derby season starts Feb. 13 for Heartland HellcatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | North Platte Bulletin

    It will be "shove at first sight" on Saturday, Feb. 13 at Fonner Park in Grand Island when the North Platte roller derby team pays a visit to their Grand Island counterparts. ... More The St. Pat's wrestling team scored 137 points, good enough for second place at the Irish Invitational Saturday in the St. Pat's McGahan Activities Center.

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  6. Prescribed burn workshops setRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | North Platte Bulletin

    Pheasants Forever and other conservation partners are hosting a series of workshops throughout Nebraska in coming weeks to provide prescribed fire training for landowners, land managers, resource professionals, volunteer fire departments, and others interested. Fire is a natural part of both forest and grassland ecology, and controlled fire can be a tool for foresters and resource professionals to safely reduce excess amounts of brush, shrubs, and trees, encourage the new growth of native vegetation, and maintain the many plant and animal species whose habitats depend on periodic fire .

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  7. School fundraisers set: BBQ, Steppin' out walkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2015 | North Platte Bulletin

    The signature sponsor, Innovative Imaging, will host the North Platte Public Schools Foundation's seventh annual Bulldog Backyard BBQ on Friday, Sept. 18. ... More Haven't bought a ticket for the Mid-Plains Community College raffle car, yet? Tickets are available at several locations, but time to purchase them is running out.

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  8. College raffle car tickets still availableRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2015 | North Platte Bulletin

    Haven't bought a ticket for the Mid-Plains Community College raffle car, yet? Tickets are available at several locations, but time to purchase them is running out. ... More The annual Doggy Dash 5K and 1 mile run will take place at Cody Park on Saturday, Sept.

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  9. Doggy Dash 5K set for Sept. 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2015 | North Platte Bulletin

    The annual Doggy Dash 5K and 1 mile run will take place at Cody Park on Saturday, Sept. 12. Everyone is invited to participate, with or without their dogs.

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  10. Hershey band performs at State FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | North Platte Bulletin

    The Hershey Panthers Senior-Junior High Band participated in band day Monday at the Nebraska State Fair in Grand Island. The Panthers marched the parade route and stopped to play songs and entertain the crowd.

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  11. Special enforcement leads to drugs near Grand IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2015 | North Platte Bulletin

    A special drug enforcement effort on I-80 in Hamilton County on Thursday, Aug. 20 led to the seizure of 206 pounds of marijuana in three traffic stops. Just before 5 p.m., a Nebraska state trooper stopped a 2015 Hyundai Sonata for speeding two miles north of the Giltner interchange.

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