Local Gardner Excited as County Places New Bridge

COLUMBUS - A local gardner says after fifteen years he is very excited to see a new bridge being placed next to his property, in place of culverts that at one time caused multiple trees on his propert... Read More

Students from Westside Elementary were evacuated from the school an hour before dismissal. According to Superintendent of Norfolk Public Schools, Jami Jo Thompson kids were evacuated at 2:15 after a strong gas odor could be smelled. Thompson s... Read More

NORFOLK - A lightning strike is being blamed for a fire in northwest Norfolk. Norfolk Fire officials were sent to a home at 2311 Clark St. at around 10:20 a.m. on Tuesday. Fire Lieutenant Bob Nelson says in a news release that flames and light sm... Read More

HARTINGTON - The Cedar County Board of Commissioners met on Tuesday, and had a special guest who is working her way across the state, county by county. Barbara Otto is with In God We Trust - America, Inc, a non-profit organization focused on getti... Read More

COLERIDGE - The Cedar County Sheriff’s Office received a call regarding a semi-truck that rolled over just after 7:00 AM on Tuesday morning. The accident occurred west of Coleridge on 564 Avenue. An equipment malfunction caused the truck to roll... Read More

Sweet little Jersey came from an area farm, where she had shown up looking for a new home. She is a brown tabby who spends her days in a small room alone as the other cats pick on her. She is a talker, mostly to gain attention for a little petting an... Read More

COLUMBUS -  A collision between a school bus and a truck that sent four people to the hospital, has resulted in a six year old girl being flown by medical helicopter to another facility. Platte County Sheriff Ed Wemhoff says 41-year-old James Le... Read More

NORFOLK - A Norfolk man is in jail after police say he sexually assaulted a young girl repeatedly. Norfolk Police Capt. Michael Bauer says 23-year old Matthew Fisher was arrested on Monday. An investigation into Fisher began last week, after polic... Read More

NORFOLK, NE — Local Norfolk kids are making a commitment to their health. Parents, by no fault of their own, are raising their kids in the digital age. The age where kids sell their parents the idea of getting them a tablet or iPad to help the g... Read More

COLUMBUS - Four have been transported to Columbus Community Hospital after a school bus collided with a pickup on Monday afternoon. According to Platte County Sheriff's Lieutenant Kevin Schuller, a school bus full of students  from Shell Creek... Read More

HARTINGTON - The Hartington city council met Monday night, and one of their big pieces of discussion was a new water, sewer and trash resolution and ordinance. Trash billings will move from quarterly to monthly, and a three dollar charge is being ... Read More