Avoid The ER With Firework Safety

NORFOLK, NE — Avoid the emergency room by celebrating The Fourth of July safely this year. Fireworks may be beautiful to watch, but they can also be dangerous. Emergency room physician, Dr. Dougl... Read More

PONCA – Bring the family out to Ponca State Park for weekend activities. Events from Ponca State Park have continued all week and the park will have a busy Saturday, July 2 planned. Friday will start off with an introduction to archery from 9... Read More

BEATRICE – Fourteen Nebraska communities will share $2.11 million in state aid from the Civic and Community Center Financing Fund.  The Nebraska Department of Economic Development announced the award recipients, today. The largest grant, for $7... Read More

WAYNE – Miracle Lawn Care has stepped up to host the open Friday morning Chamber Coffee event this week. The business will host Chamber Coffee at 10 a.m. from the Coffee Shoppe in Wayne. Miracle Lawn Care offers mowing, fertilizing, aeration,... Read More

NORFOLK - The time has finally come for the Norfolk 150 celebration, and to kick off the event, residents of all ages took in a night of music, fun, and stories about historical Norfolk figures. Mayor Sue Fuchtman spoke at the event as well as Senato... Read More

NORFOLK, NE- Classic soul with a dash of R&B will get the annual Music In The Park started off the right way. Music In The Park at Skyview Lake from 6-9:30 is an annual event, but also is apart of Norfolk’s 150th birthday festivities. The ni... Read More

DAVID CITY - Butler County welcomed Governor Pete Ricketts on Wednesday for a town hall meeting that touched on dozens of topics. Governor Ricketts stopped by the David City Golf Course to recap the past legislative sessions and to get a better u... Read More

COLUMBUS - Area residents met at Ag Park Wednesday morning to show off their hard work in the annual 4-H Horse Show. 4-H Extension Educator Jill Goedeken says 25 kids are showing judges what they have been practicing with their horses over the pas... Read More

COLUMBUS - The preliminary plat has been approved for two large industrial lots on the east side of Columbus. Advanced Consulting Engineering Solutions President John Zwingman met with the Platte County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday to have th... Read More

NORFOLK, NE — Boomfest is just around the corner and without a doubt, this is going to be Norfolk's biggest firework show yet. Big Bang Boom has been around for 40 years and for their 41st show this year, they have something special planned. Wis... Read More

HUMPHREY - Humphrey native Cole Classen is leaving his job in Norfolk to open his own machine shop just north of his hometown. Classen says his business, C&C Machine L.L.C., will be a small machine shop that will specialize in manufacturing, w... Read More