Polk County Fair Features Fun for the Whole Family

OSCEOLA - The Polk County Fair is in full swing and fair goers will have plenty of events they can enjoy. 4-H Extension Educator Amy Peterson says Polk County 4-Hers are very busy throughout the we... Read More

NORFOLK - “The Norfolk Police Department is holding a police auction to auction off some of the items they’ve accumulated over the past year.” The police department is selling a wide range of items they’ve accumulated over the past year with ... Read More

WAYNE – The bulls and riders were the highlight of the evening during the 94th Annual Wayne County Fair Thursday evening. From the Grandstand fans traveled to northeast Nebraska to witness the Ultimate Bullriding and LJ Jenkins Invitational Bull... Read More

HARTINGTON - A couple in Crofton were honored with the Hometown Hero award on Thursday by the Modern Woodmen of America. Tammy Matuska is a representative for the Modern Woodmen and described the impact that Allan and Irma Arens have on Crofton. ... Read More

NORFOLK -- One-hundred more jobs are likely in Norfolk following this morning's announcement that Norfolk-based, Affiliated Foods Midwest and Associated Wholesale Grocers of Kansas City, Kansas are on a positive path to combine the two member-owned c... Read More

NORFOLK - Growth is something that every church wants. Our Savior Lutheran Church here in Norfolk is growing, but can’t move into the 60,000 square foot building that they want, due to the city saying the church can’t operate in an industrial zon... Read More

DAVID CITY -  A plane crash in rural Butler County has resulted in the death of a Dorchester man. The Nebraska Radio Network says the Butler County Attorney's office reported 37-year-old Ragnar Emrich of Dorchester died at the scene of the cras... Read More

NORFOLK, NE -- Big news as Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc (AWG) and Affiliated Foods Midwest, Inc. (AFM) have reached an agreement to combine the two businesses under a larger AWG. An AFM representative declined an interview, but in a p... Read More

COLUMBUS - A Columbus man was arrested on alcohol charges after deputies responded to a vehicle fire Tuesday evening. Platte County Sheriff Ed Wemhoff says a call came in at approximately 7:40 p.m. Tuesday regarding a 2004 Chevy Trailblazer that c... Read More

On the northwest corner of Cottonwood Street and East Braasch Avenue is a parking lot that has stirred up quite a bit of commotion in town. Residents living on Cottonwood are concerned about the parking lot owned by Cornhusker Auto. Many residents h... Read More

NORFOLK, NE -- It seems an agreement has been reached between Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc and Affiliated Foods Midwest, Inc. An announcement today in a press release they will be combining the two cooperatives distribution businesses. A... Read More