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North Platte Police looking for man tied to drugs, drug money

A weekend bust in North Platte netted methamphetamine, almost $4,000 in drug money, and an illegal firearm and gun. Police are now looking for Merrill Johnston, 35. Anyone with information is asked to call Police or Crimestoppers @ 308-534-8400 .


Lincoln County Commissioners approved an expansion of the Lincoln County Jail.


Maranatha Bible Camp and Retreat Center is getting ready for this year's Fall Festival. The camp's interns will host the annual festival every Saturday this October, featuring something for every age group.



Federal officials say the amount of water flowing down the lower Missouri River this year is approaching the 2011 record and a third round of flooding is expected this week after unusually heavy rains upstream.


Sidney Police warn residents of cut storage locks


Results for the Campfire Trail Run/Walk at Potter's Pasture 2019


Tony-winner and women's health advocate Phyllis Newman dies


County approves jail expansion


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Huskers vs. Ohio State to kickoff at night


State gives $3M to help with housing after spring flooding


Pals Brewing hosts craft beer festival


Nebraska property tax ballot drive gains steam, donations


New York prosecutors subpoena Trump's tax returns, AP source says



MPCC Rodeo Team member receives scholarship


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Boy dies after being struck by SUV


Many US women say 1st sexual experience was forced in teens


More flooding likely along lower Missouri River this week


Wellfleet draws crowds for annual celebration


Balloon lift honors young boy killed in plane crash


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Vapes spiked with illegal drugs show dark side of CBD craze


Huskers beat Northern Illinois, 44-8


Propane explosion in Maine kills one firefighter, injures six other people


D'Leon's to open second location in NP


Reports: The Cars frontman, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Inductee Ric Ocasek dead at 75


Auto strike idles more than 50 GM factories and warehouses


Judge: Ky. man arrested after threatening to blow up Planned Parenthood


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