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Get tanked in Nebraska: Ride the rivers of North Platte, visit the birthplace of 'Buffalo Bill's Wild West'

NORTH PLATTE, NEBR. – Even children are encouraged to ‘get tanked’ out here on Nebraska’s western prairies.

Outside these small prairie towns there’s not a lot to entertain young folks other than herds of cattle, sheep and buffalo grazing on the undulating grasslands. 701 more words


Scout's Rest Ranch

The flamboyance! The theatre! The wallpaper! The off-season home and entertaining epicenter of Co. Cody’s life was quite a fabulous place. A larger-than-life Italianate house for a larger-than-life character. 133 more words


North Platte – 50 by 50

44 out of 50

This is State #44. Getting close man. yeah, getting close.

Union Pacific’s Bailey Yard

Interesting place this Bailey Yard place. The largest yard in the world, this is where east meets west. 75 more words


6/28 'Braska

Basically spent the day battling the 30 mph NW winds on the hard slab- I-80. Really wore me down. Still managed to do 409 miles and end up in North Platte, NE. 50 more words

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Defendant Pleads Guilty To Nebraska Slaying Of Colorado Man

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) — A 46-year-old man has been convicted of second-degree murder in the western Nebraska slaying of a Colorado man.

Court records say David Saxton is scheduled to be sentenced on July 27 for the slaying of 43-year-old Lonnie Sanchez, of Hoehne, Colorado. 103 more words


Get off the Road

Our family relocated from Sioux Falls, South Dakota to Omaha, Nebraska Saturday, May 30, 2015 and three days later I was riding shotgun as my husband Ken drove 4 hours west on I-80 to North Platte, Nebraska for business.  945 more words

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