Full Site View
Quick Links
  My Bulletin
  Contact The Bulletin

  Display Ads
  Dir. of Advertisers


Mail: Great festival

Mail: An open letter to Commissioner Hewgley

More opinion

Ag News

Summer grazing, birding tour set

Mail: Great Ag Fest in Dawson, Custer counties

More Ag News

NorthPlatte Weather

2 Swiffy Output
Email Article | Print Article
News - Local News
Grass burns along U.S. 83Tell North Platte what you think

About 150 acres of grass burned Wednesday afternoon in separate fires 10 miles north of North Platte.

Lt. John Niles of the North Platte fire department received a call from the Stapleton Fire Department at 2 p.m., aksing for help battling grass fires located about 14 miles south of Stapleton on Llama Road, west of U.S. Highway 83.

The fires were contained by 5 p.m. Niles said. No one was injured and no buildings or homes were damaged. 

Niles said the fires consumed 150 acres of grassland. He did not speculate on the cause of the fires. 

Like this story to send to your facebook

The North Platte Bulletin - Published 8/13/2014
Copyright © 2014 northplattebulletin.com - All rights reserved.
Flatrock Publishing, Inc. - 1300 E 4th St., Suite F - North Platte, NE 69101
Show me Talk Back during this visit