New Applied Technology Building Sparkles at NECC

NORFOLK - Although it's not a giant state-of-the-art football locker room, Northeast Community College is hoping their brand new Applied Technology building will have the same effect on prospective st... Read More

WAYNE - Testing of mosquitoes has come back positive for the West Nile Virus in northeast Nebraska. A positive test has come back each of the past three years, with this year being the same. The virus has been present in mosquitoes from several te... Read More

WEST POINT - Five area FFA Teams have qualified for the State Land Judging Competition next week. Teams from Norfolk, Wisner-Pilger, Pender, West Point-Beemer and Tekamah-Herman were the top finishers at the Northeast Land-judging competition held... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - The driver of a car that slammed into a trailer pulling a combine head south of Nebraska City Monday afternoon is listed today in serious condition at Creighton University Medical Center. Joel D. Dettweiler, 55, and his passenger, ... Read More

NORFOLK - The topic of payment for installation of a septic system at a restaurant at the Norfolk Airport dominated discussion once again at the Norfolk Airport Authority's monthly meeting on Monday night. On a 3-2 vote after over an hour of debat... Read More

WAKEFIELD -  It will be another month before random drug testing becomes a reality for students involved in extra curricular activities at Wakefield Public School. The Wakefield School Board met Monday night with an agenda that included a new pol... Read More

NORFOLK, NE-- Monday evening the school board met to discuss a series of issues. One big topic was Washington Elementary being recognized for their honors as a National Blue Ribbon School in 2015. Principle Mike Andreasen was very humbled and rep... Read More

WAYNE – The new Property & Casualty Insurance plan was heard while board members discussed a new website to be launched in the next month. The Wayne Community Schools’ Board of Education met for their regularly scheduled meeting Monday eve... Read More

COLUMBUS - The Raiders have grabbed a good result on the soccer pitch for their final home game of the season. Central Community College (3-10) hosted the Hawks of Northeast Community College (3-8) Monday afternoon, and it was a strong second h... Read More

NORFOLK, NE— Former State Senator, Gene Tyson passed away Saturday at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha after being hospitalized there since September. The former Senator, 84, from Norfolk had undergone emergency surgery after b... Read More

WAKEFIELD - A crop field south of Wakefield caught fire this morning, and was smoldering for several hours. Both Wakefield and Wayne Fire and Rescue were called to the scene as well as emergency units from Dixon County. The fire occurred near the ... Read More