Norfolk Native Clete Blakeman is Making Headlines Nationwide

So, the Denver Bronco’s won their third Super Bowl and Cam Newton apparently had a bad attitude during his post game press conference. But so what? That wasn’t the biggest news on social media. #H... Read More

WAYNE –  A Steering Committee was formed for an upcoming Northeast Nebraska Community Organizations Active in Disasters (COAD) group during an organizational meeting held in Wayne. There were over 30 people in attendance who were representing W... Read More

FREMONT - A full room of area residents showed their pride Friday in an evening dedicated to Fremont's future. Almost 300 chamber members and community supporters came to the Chamber's 136th Annual Banquet at the Fremont Golf Club to celebrat... Read More

NORFOLK - A country music icon will be helping Norfolk celebrate their sesquicentennial. Officials at Divots Devent Center in Norfolk announced on Monday that Martina McBride will be performing in Norfolk on Friday, July 1st. McBride has been a re... Read More

COLUMBUS - Police responded to a call, regarding a vehicle being on fire Saturday. Columbus Police officials say they received a call at approximately 11:23 a.m. Saturday regarding a 1998 Oldsmobile Intrigue being on fire on the 1400 block of 5t... Read More

WAYNE – An emergency response and recovery group that formed after severe storms hit northeast Nebraska in June of 2014 is meeting in Wayne today to broaden its scope. The Northeast long-term recovery team is becoming the northeast Nebraska Comm... Read More

OMAHA - Scientists at the University of Nebraska Medical Center are reporting new evidence suggesting that HIV infection might be eliminated from the bodies of infected patients. An international team of scientists - among them Dean of the Univers... Read More

COLUMBUS - Driving could be difficult throughout the day Monday as a wind advisory remains in effect until evening. The National Weather Service says Boone, Butler, Colfax, Dodge, Platte, Madison, and Stanton Counties will remain in a wind adviso... Read More

WISNER -- First responders are on the scene of a serious traffic accident west of Wisner on Highway 275. Cuming County authorities confirm that a traffic accident has deputies managing traffic control at the scene. No further official information  i... Read More

NELIGH - A Tilden man is facing nine charges after he allegedly tried to cause a head-on collision during a police chase east of Neligh on Friday night. According to the Nebraska State Patrol, Scott B. Blakeman, 53 of Tilden, was arrested followin... Read More

NORFOLK - On Saturday Evening, the Philanthropy Council of Northeast Nebraska held their annual event Celebrate Giving. This event honors adult Philanthropists for their work, and gives opportunity to youth-inspired projects to get funding. Brian Rog... Read More