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Family and friends gather for Farnam Wagon Train

One way to escape the heat on Friday? Sitting under the shade of an old fashioned wagon. A wagon train drove upwards of 15 miles near Farnam on Friday, and will resume travelling on Saturday also.


During extreme hot temperatures, fighting fires can be even more dangerous than usual for firefighters.


Family and friends gathered Thursday for a ribbon cutting and bench dedication to honor late Mayor Jim Whitaker.



Hemp planting will begin soon by select farmers. 10 Nebraska applicants were given a state license, after the legalization of industrial hemp.


Nebraska wins national recognition for election security


Broken Bow man gets long prison term for attempted murder near St. Paul


North Platte arsonist on the run


Local musician to open concert in North Platte


New trail opens in North Platte


State says Nebraska's June jobless rate unchanged at 3%


Hunter joins coaching staff as graduate assistant


Children's Theater Academy embraces confidence and uniqueness


Local musician to open concert in North Platte


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Trump marks Apollo 11 anniversary by meeting its astronauts


25-year old North Platte man arrested after 4-wheeler burglary and pursuit


North Platte Kids Klub goes big this summer


Two staff members injured during assault at state penitentiary


Forget 'manmade': Berkeley bans gender-specific words


Strong quake hits near Athens, Greeks run into the streets


Federal agency says 'go back where you came from' is workplace harassment


Nebraska astronaut shares his inspiration behind pursuing a career in space


NFL won't suspend Chiefs' Tyreek Hill in case involving son


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Marine faces charges after breaking into home, family terrified by horrific scene


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