By Nancy Flock on March 30, 2015 - 4:10pm There’s a lot going on in downtown North Platte, Nebraska, at least for one entrepreneur. Brandon Raby, a past winner of the Center’s REAP Entrepreneur of the Year award, has embraced the challenge of starting a small business in a rural community. Show More Summary
Each year thousands of sandhill cranes stop by the Platt River, in central Nebraska, to feed and rest during their spring migration north.
Oil pricing agency Platts plans to lengthen the loading period of North Sea crude cargoes it uses in its dated Brent oil benchmark to a full month starting next February.
A woman in North Platte, Nebraska somehow felt guilty for taking too much chicken from a KFC buffet. The following day, she mailed $2 to the KFC with a note: "This $2 is for the piece of chicken I...
A KFC customer in North Platte, Nebraska recently felt so guilty over "stealing" a piece of chicken that she felt compelled to apologize and send in $2 to pay for it. Read more...
An uncaptioned photo taken by Marion Post Wolcott in September 1941 whose neighbors show bean-threshing activities in the North Platte River Valley of Nebraska. So we'll call these guys the Legume Brothers. View full size.
Unconditional by @KPThePhenomenal, @FastLife_Boss, @OfficialTJonez From the North Carolina town of Kenly comes Katrell Antonio Platt, whose “Unconditional” is a nice soulful dose of the goodness you may come to know and love from the state. Platt is joined here by Boss Blacc and Tone Jonez, and he could easily find himself in a good […]
Platts has confirmed CSX Corporation's “bomb train” that exploded in Lynchburg, Virginia was carrying sweet crude obtained via hydraulic fracturing (“fracking”) in North Dakota's Bakken Shale basin. CSX CEO Michael Ward has also confirmed...Show More Summary
Nothing happened today at the GOMH, other than I saw a few loons, ducks, and an otter. I checked the North East shore of Platte and the ice is pulling away from shore, significantly in a couple of spots. Here is a look at Bulldog and Rock Lake. Show More Summary
By Monica Braun on April 22, 2014 - 2:22am Stacy Chingren identified the need for a contemporary bakery and café in North Platte and returned home from Omaha to fill that void. In 2009, Gracie Mae’s Bakery and Café opened its doors and...Show More Summary
The famous "Engagement Hole" The annual spring flush on the North Platte that has been an integral part of restoring the Reef section of the river into a world class fishery. LINK (The Times Union) A shout out to our pal Blake Jackson at the Ugly Bug in Casper.
Effects of Harsh Winters On BassIt talks about the possible repercussions of the past two winters here in the North Country. I sure hope one of the effects isn't a partial winter-kill in Platte Lake this year.
Jon Platt has been promoted to President, North America, Warner/Chappell Music. He will take on any expanded leadership role, overseeing teams across WCM’s offices. Platt most recently served as Warner/Chappell’s President, Creative - North America. Show More Summary
Responding to what it says is viewer request, North Platte, NE, CBS affiliate KNPL has expanded its 10:00 p.m. news to a half hour. “We exist to serve our viewers,” KNPL news director Stephanie Hedrick said in a statement. “Since we launched 10/11 North Platte News in September, we’ve had an amazing response and demand for even more news. Show More Summary
It’s not uncommon for police to be involved in a car chase, but it is out of the ordinary for the person being chased to be a police officer. On Saturday, police in North Platte, Neb., arrested Stanly Colby, 40, an officer who works in nearby Fairbury, the North Platte Bulletin reported. Show More Summary
Gray Television’s CBS affiliate in North Platte, Neb., debuts local newscasts tonight. KNPL’s 6:30 and 10 p.m. broadcasts will be the area’s first high definition local news. “The launch of KNPL-TV means North Platte now has its ownShow More Summary
This recent interview on Platts Energy Week makes it clear that low natural gas prices in North America are partially responsible for pushing nuclear power plants off of the grid. Natural gas prices in the US are about 1/3 of global average prices; in any other commodity market, that would be a clear indication of [...]Show More Summary
FR8scape is a public courtyard and creative gathering space in front of the Freight building at the mixed-use Taxi Development in North Denver. Bordered by the Platte River to the east, the entire project is an adaptive reuse of former industrial buildings
Joe Jordan|Nebraska Watchdog Chastised for its “reprehensible conduct” Union Pacific railroad has been ordered to pay nearly $310,000 to a North Platte man who was fired after a co-worker ran over his foot. Union Pacific’s Bailey Yards in North Platte A federal judge has ruled that UP, which is headquartered in Omaha, displayed “blatant disregard”...
Gray Television has chosen the corner of Fourth and Dewey in downtown Platte as home base for KNPL, the new CBS affiliate for North Platte, NE. “We looked at a number of possible spots,” 10/11 news director Sue Ramsett told the North Platte Bulletin. Show More Summary