A hot wheel bearing that came off of a semi trailer is to blame for a fire that quickly blackened a pasture on Highway 83 North of North Platte near mile marker 89.
Lawn and patio chairs filled the floor of the beef barn at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds Thursday, as bluegrass fans kicked back to welcome the 15th Annual Country Bluegrass Festival.
Local students will reenact a production long considered an American classic, but have added their own secret twists to the plot to make it more relevant and interesting.
North Platte Firefighters were stretched thin Sunday afternoon and evening as they fought three separate fires across the area, including a fire that destroyed a detached garage at 2302 W. E St.
LEXINGTON — A fire that destroyed a Lexington business Sunday is being investigated as arson.
More than 25,000 acres of Sandhills ranchland were consumed by a grass fire Saturday night into Sunday afternoon.
LEXINGTON — An intense fire heavily damaged the Roof Pros building in Lexington Sunday morning.
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There was a wee bit ‘o luck on Saturday as the weather provided blue skies and a beautiful day for a St. Patrick’s Day Parade in North Platte.