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North Platte High School lockout initiated on Tuesday morning  North Platte Telegraph

On Tuesday morning, North Platte High School was placed on a lockout beginning about 9:50 a.m..

North Platte High School is eating gourmet style lunches  knopnews2

Students are getting gourmet lunches at North Platte High School. They have been selected as one of the first schools to receive Sodexo's Taste Four program.

Up With People to volunteer and perform in North Platte  North Platte Telegraph

Up With People arrived in North Platte on Monday and will be here for an entire week, sharing their enthusiasm, their smiles, their labor and their talents.

The season of giving  North Platte Telegraph

A change in schedule for the North Platte High School Canned Food Drive means families will have food for both Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Tomorrow is today: NPHS class of 2018 celebrates graduation  North Platte Telegraph

North Platte High School senior class president and class speaker Hallie Malsbury said she enjoyed having a hand in choosing the class motto, “Today is the ...

NPHS begins new drug testing policy  North Platte Telegraph

All North Platte High School students who participate in school-sponsored extracurricular activities are subject to a new drug testing policy.

Rock and Roll band teaches North Platte High School students about finances  knopnews2

The Rock and Roll band Gooding is on a financial literacy tour and Tuesday, they stopped in North Platte.

Three schools in the North Platte Public School District are getting some improvements  knopnews2

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. - Three schools in the North Platte Public School District are getting some renovations done this summer. While school is out of session, ...

NP Concert Association announces 2018-19 series  North Platte Telegraph

Season memberships are still available for the North Platte Concert Association, which includes performances by vocal and instrumental groups, a classical ...

NPPS officials: information on Facebook was not true  North Platte Telegraph

North Platte school officials are asking patrons to be skeptical before sharing information they see on Facebook.

NPHS journalism adviser recognized locally, nationally  North Platte Telegraph

North Platte High School journalism adviser Lori Larson didn't set out to win awards, but her work with journalism students has earned her not one, but two ...

Area high school students earn honor cords | Life  North Platte Telegraph

About 260 area high school seniors have earned the right to wear blue and gold honor cords from Mid-Plains Community College at their graduation ...

North Platte High School launches new agricultural program  knopnews2

Former North Platte High School graduate returns to the school as a teacher with a calling to launch a brand new agriculture program.

NPHS band 3rd at UNK Band Day  North Platte Telegraph

The North Platte High School Band marches Saturday morning in the UNK Band Day Parade in Kearney. NPHS placed third in the marching band competition in ...

Santa Claus is coming to North Platte  knopnews2

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (KNOP) - North Platte is getting ready for the most wonderful time of the year at Cody Park. Santa's Workshop has it's 14 houses in place, ...

Local brief, Nov. 10 | Local News  North Platte Telegraph

Free Veterans Day concert Sunday. The public is invited to attend “A Musical Salute,” a free Sandhills Symphony Orchestra concert on Sunday. The concert at ...

Zachary Batt found competent to stand trial  knopnews2

A man accused of holding North Platte Police at bay for nine hours in April, has now been found competent to stand trial.

Grant brings makerspace to NP library  North Platte Telegraph

Glass cups with both the North Platte High School Bulldogs and St. Patrick High School Irish emblems sit on shelves. Printed aprons and other goods line ...

Students watch, participate in mock trial during County Government Day  North Platte Telegraph

Faith Innocence could not convince three jurors that she was not guilty of being a minor in possession during a mock trial in Lincoln County District Court on ...

Second teen suspect in shooting case has court date  North Platte Telegraph

The case of a former North Platte High School student charged with murder has been moved to Lincoln County District Court.

North Platte High School Hires New Head Football Coach  knopnews2

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (KNOP)-- North Platte High School Activities Director, Marc Mroczek, has named Todd Rice as the new head football coach for the ...

North Platte Public Schools alumni honored  North Platte Telegraph

The North Platte Public Schools Foundation Distinguished Alumni for 2018 were introduced at a reception at North Platte High School on Friday afternoon.

Plans to reconfigure Lake Maloney and Osgood Elementary underway  knopnews2

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. KNOP Plans to reconfigure Lake Maloney and Osgood Elementary are underway. While talks to reconfigure both schools have taken ...

NPHS Soccer Teams in District Championships  knopnews2

North Platte High School Boys Soccer team falls to Lincoln North Star in the A-7 District Championship game to end their season.

NPPSD to roll out Raptor ID security check-in system next week.  knopnews2

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. KNOP The North Platte Public School District will be rolling out their Raptor ID security check-in system next week. It's all part of the ...

North Platte Schools Kids Klub channels the Canteen spirit  North Platte Telegraph

The North Platte Public Schools Kids Klub after-school program put what they learned about the North Platte Canteen into action on Friday at an event ...

North Platte High School grad to show art in Omaha  North Platte Telegraph

A New York artist is getting back to her Nebraska roots with an exhibit opening in Omaha on Thursday.

Students walk out at NPHS  knopnews2

Thousands of students around the country walk out of class today to send a message. Some are marking the anniversary of the Columbine Shooting, others are ...

Z. Batt ordered to Lincoln Regional Center for treatment  knopnews2

The local man accused of holding North Platte Police at bay for nine hours in April, is now going to the Lincoln Regional Center. The Court decided 35-year-old ...

NPHS music department takes on ‘Hunchback of Notre Dame’  North Platte Telegraph

The North Platte High School music department stretches its students into a new realm with its production of “The Hunchback of Notre Dame.”

Thomas the Tank Engine visits North Platte  knopnews2

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. North Platte hosted a major TV star today. Thomas the Tank Engine was in town for Rail Days. While Thomas was getting ready for his ...

St. Pat’s nun to retire as pastoral minister  North Platte Telegraph

Smiles rarely come easily to Sister Jean Macke — until she talks about her unexpected ministry to North Platte's sick and dying in the parish of her baptism.

New North Platte police chief to be sworn in Tuesday  North Platte Telegraph

A swearing-in ceremony for incoming Police Chief Daniel Hudson will be the first item of business in an otherwise brief North Platte City Council agenda ...

US Marine Band to perform Oct. 4 | Local News  North Platte Telegraph

Free tickets remain available for an Oct. 4 evening performance in North Platte by the U.S. Marine Band — America's oldest continuously active professional ...

UNL representatives visit NPHS  North Platte Telegraph

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln reached out to North Platte High School students on Tuesday to share what it offers in opportunities for a college education.

An array of treats awaits at new NP bakery  North Platte Telegraph

Tyra Love and Tracey Porter don't have a fryer in their new restaurant.

Being on time pays of for North Platte student  knopnews2

North Platte, Neb. (KNOP) - The Five Below Program recognizes the efforts of parents and students who have perfect or near-perfect school attendance.

On an ‘Excellent’ Saturday  North Platte Telegraph

The North Platte High School marching band competed Saturday evening in the Nebraska State Bandmasters Association marching band contest in Kearney.

Emotional performance from girl highlights 1st night of Miss Nebraska  North Platte Telegraph

The 15 girls sang, danced and showed off their eveningwear choices on the first night of the Miss Nebraska Pageant on Thursday, at North Platte High School.

Meet your neighbor: Kaily Bargmann | Local News  North Platte Telegraph

She spent the early part of her life moving from place to place because her father was in the Air Force.

Differing opinions: Legislative District 42 candidates spar at The Telegraph candidate forum  North Platte Telegraph

With a week to go before the Nov. 6 general election, the two candidates for Lincoln County's seat in the Legislature used a Monday night forum sponsored by ...

A message through music  North Platte Telegraph

Sharing culture and lives through music helps us to understand others, said Edgar René, a singer with Justo Lamas Concerts.

HS senior gets free homecoming dress  knopnews2

Hirschfeld's Prom Shoppe surprised one lucky girl at the North Platte High School with a free dress for homecoming. It's part of the boutique's giveback program.

Sunday Focus: Miss Nebraska 2017 Allison Tietjen uses stage to spread platform  North Platte Telegraph

Allison Tietjen will take her last walk as Miss Nebraska 2017 onstage Saturday at North Platte High School.

Voter's Guide: Natural Resource Districts  North Platte Telegraph

Middle Republican NRD. Subdistrict 2. Four year term. +9. Kevin Fornoff. Courtesy photo. Kevin Fornoff (incumbent). Fornoff is a fifth generation ...

Turning grief into a good cause  North Platte Telegraph

Charmel Clough considers March 17, 2017, the best day of her life.

Organizer of annual ‘Share a Meal’ program seek volunteers, meals  North Platte Telegraph

Have enough Thanksgiving dinner to go around? This year's “Share a Meal” program is calling for volunteers on Thanksgiving, but not for food or money. “I don't ...

North Platte Housing Authority Board names new Exec. Director  knopnews2

The North Platte Housing Authority Board of Commissioners named a new Executive Director Monday evening at their regular monthly board meeting. Seanna ...

Businessman, serviceman chosen as NP schools foundation Distinguished Alumni  North Platte Telegraph

Joe Staroska and Col. Jeff Buck have been selected as the North Platte Public Schools Foundation Distinguished Alumni for 2018.

‘One good deed at a time’  North Platte Telegraph

An idea from Dana Songster, Ready to Serve Volunteer Program director, prompted a plethora of projects for North Platte Public Schools High Ability Learners.

If these keys could speak...  North Platte Telegraph

Churchgoers often cry when an exiled religious object returns to a church. Musicians join in when a dedicated instrument is restored to sacred use.

Students get sneak peek at upcoming high-school musical  knopnews2

'Kids Klub' got a behind-the-scenes look at North Platte High School's upcoming production of 'The Hunchback of Notre Dame' on Monday.

NPHS band representing Nebraska today in National Memorial Day Parade  knopnews2

North Platte High School band representing Nebraska today in National Memorial Day Parade in Washington D.C. Parade is live streamed at 1 pm CT.

Shelter, rescue at cat capacity  North Platte Telegraph

The North Platte Animal Shelter is full. Fur the Love of Paws' FURcility, a rescue for cats, is full.

Sisters open sweets and eats shop on West A  knopnews2

Sisters' Eats and Sweets opened Monday. Two sisters are combining skills to offer daily specials and baked goods, Monday through Friday.

Focus: Those who fight crime together  North Platte Telegraph

Balancing a career and family is a challenge for anyone. For these couples, the career happens under the same roof.

With a North Platte flair  North Platte Telegraph

Before sitting down to chat at North Platte's The Dance Factory, the seven local Miss Nebraska Outstanding Teen contestants were complimenting each others' ...

Pageant moves from 4 to 3 days, will honor Miss Chadron  North Platte Telegraph

The glamour begins Sunday and builds through Saturday, when the 2018 Miss Nebraska will be crowned at North Platte High School.

Jessica Shultis named Miss Nebraska  North Platte Telegraph

Jessica Shultis took the stage to deliver a personal monologue about seizing each day as if it's your last.

Time to get your rifle ready for the hunting season  North Platte Telegraph

Look at your calendar — the hunting seasons are here. You've may have had your shotgun out for dove or teal, but what about your rifle? Has it seen daylight.

New Housing Authority exec starts job June 1  North Platte Telegraph

Seanna (Aten) Collins planned to retire to her hometown of North Platte.

20 years later, a peek under the lids  North Platte Telegraph

Editor's note: This is the first of a two-part series examining taxes in Lincoln County. Pick up Tuesday's edition of the Telegraph for part 2.

NPCC Volleyball wins fifth region title  knopnews2

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. NPCC Volleyball wins Region 9 Division 2 Sunday against the Central Community College Raiders. The Knights won in 3 straight sets ...

North Platte man invents Eye Putt Pro golf training aid  North Platte Telegraph

Casey Schiel of North Platte invented a golf training aid that is now on the verge of going worldwide in its distribution.

North Platte, Neb., man competed in rodeo, now serves as athletic trainer  Fence Post

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. — Doug Long has a long affiliation with the Buffalo Bill Rodeo.He grew up in a rodeo family, the grandson of George Long and the son.

Meeting a hero  North Platte Telegraph

Danny Woodhead signs autographs for a North Platte family at First State Bank on Saturday. Pictured are Becky Phillips, Jackson Phillips (6), Brody Songster ...

North Platte High School hosts concert for Spanish classes  knopnews2

The Spanish classes at North Platte High School joined other area schools Friday for a concert to encourage excitement in the language.

NP's Bryson Krull signs with Huskers  North Platte Telegraph

Bryson Krull's boyhood dream became official on Wednesday.

‘Willy Wonka’ musical opens at Playhouse on Friday  North Platte Telegraph

Willy Wonka will open his chocolate factory on Friday as the popular musical production comes to the stage of the North Platte Community Playhouse.

North Platte Public Schools' total enrollment numbers are down  North Platte Telegraph

The total enrollment in North Platte Public Schools for 2017-18 is three fewer than it was in 2016-17.

Miss Nebraska 2018 announces judging panel  North Platte Telegraph

A former Miss America semifinalist, a radio host and a Scrooge all make up this year's Miss Nebraska judge panel. The Pageant begins at North Platte High ...

Police name suspect taken into custody after Friday standoff  North Platte Telegraph

North Platte Police confirmed Saturday evening that a man was arrested in connection with a Friday night standoff.

Students Fall Into A Great Job  knopnews2

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. It was a day for contemplation for teenage students on Thursday. North Platte High School held it's inaugural "Fall Into A Great Job Expo.".

Educational concert for high schoolers promotes Spanish studies  knopnews2

North Platte High School hosted Justo Lamas Concerts featuring Edgar René on Tuesday. The programs goal is to promote Spanish studies. The event held ...

Southern Fryed to perform tonight  North Platte Telegraph

Musician Russ Brown returns to perform with his band Southern Fryed at the Lincoln County Fair tonight for the second year in a row.

New housing authority director named  North Platte Telegraph

The North Platte Housing Authority Board of Commissioners named its new executive director at its board meeting Monday.

Another convert to Brotherhood of the Jigging Pole  North Platte Telegraph

Pete Volz is sort of a fixture around North Platte — successful businessman, current president of the Nebraskaland Days Board of Directors and all-around good ...

NPHS presents: The Hunchback of Notre Dame  knopnews2

The Hunchback of Notre Dame will take the stage at North Platte High School's Performing Arts Center.

Company buys Herberger's name, opens online store; hints at possibility of physical locations  North Platte Telegraph

Herberger's is back, although not in brick-and-mortar form.

Platte Valley Vapor to close  North Platte Telegraph

Platte Valley Vapor, 814 N. Dewey St., announced on Tuesday plans to close.

‘A great opportunity’: Hiatt excited to land his first high school football head coaching job in Gering  Scottsbluff Star Herald

'A great opportunity': Hiatt excited to land his first high school football head coaching job in Gering.

Strong performance: North Platte athlete Michael Miller finds success at USA Weightlifting Junior National Championships  North Platte Telegraph

Michael Miller's second and final appearance at the USA Weightlifting Junior National Championships resulted in success.

North Platte High School: Time changes in school day  knopnews2

Starting in January, North Platte High School will add an extra 20 minutes to the school day.

Kidney disease: It strikes without warning  North Platte Telegraph

Kidney failure sneaks up on unsuspecting people, and it offers no warning signs until the kidneys have completely shut down, according to Dr. Pushkar Kanade, ...

WorkNP helps bring attorney to North Platte  North Platte Telegraph

A new lawyer in North Platte received $10000 in help moving to town, thanks to the North Platte Area Chamber of Commerce and Development Corporation, ...

It's hard to believe now, but the Oakland Raiders and Denver Broncos played a 1967 preseason game in North Platte, Nebraska  Omaha World-Herald

Kent McCloughan, the Broken Bow, Nebraska, boy who played cornerback for the Raiders in the 1960s, recalls how odd it was. “I can remember people saying ...

Ogallala Taco John's celebrates official opening  North Platte Telegraph

After opening its doors in late June, Taco John's celebrated its grand opening in Ogallala with a ribbon cutting Thursday.

Bernie Madison steps down as North Platte football coach  North Platte Telegraph

Bernie Madison confirmed on Thursday that he's stepping down as head football coach at North Platte High School after nine seasons.

Despite efforts to curb addiction, man goes to prison  North Platte Telegraph

A man will go to prison despite his efforts to curb his drug addiction.

Meet your neighbor: Tatman dreams of owning a sports bar  North Platte Telegraph

His family has a special nickname for him only they know, but everybody else just calls him Tatman.

Next stop, Omaha  North Platte Telegraph

As host of the A3 District Tournament, North Platte fed off the energy of a packed Dawg House all morning and afternoon on Saturday.

Let’s get ready to Ruckus: D&N Event Center hosts annual wrestling tournament  North Platte Telegraph

Each year the River Valley Ruckus wrestling tournament has grown and this year 10 teams from four states are competing at the D&N Event Center.

North Platte High School homecoming pep rally  knopnews2

The Bulldogs face Kearney High School in their homecoming football game, and they got into the homecoming spirit with their first pep rally of the year!

Man pleads no contest to assault in court  North Platte Telegraph

A man learned that he would not be released on his own recognizance from jail after taking a plea deal — instead, county prosecutors will seek prison time.

Curt Softley hired as new girls basketball head coach at North Platte  North Platte Telegraph

Curt Softley is the new girls basketball head coach at North Platte High School. NPHS activities director Marc Mroczek made the announcement, via email, ...

Woodhead announces retirement from NFL  North Platte Telegraph

Former Chadron State and North Platte star Danny Woodhead announced his retirement from the NFL late Friday night on Instagram.

Family, friends remember a hardworking woman of faith  North Platte Telegraph

When Jessica Polanco wasn't cooking her traditional Mexican dishes or teaching religious education at St. Patrick Catholic Church, she worked as a claims ...

Today's Editorial: A few words on why newspapers keep on writing  North Platte Telegraph

Everyone has a “week” to “raise awareness” about their profession or cause. Newspapers have one, too: National Newspaper Week. The 2018 edition ended ...

NGPC to host Carp-O-Rama Saturday | Life  North Platte Telegraph

The sixth annual Nebraska Game and Parks Commission Carp-O-Rama is from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday at the main boat ramp and jetty area at Lake ...

The Best Athletes From North Platte  North Platte Telegraph

I've been tuned into the North Platte sports scene for 60 years give or take and have seen most of the great athletes perform at one time or another so I was ...

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