Rain Can’t Slow Down Oktoberfest

NORFOLK, NE - As the rain flowed from the sky Saturday afternoon, the beer still flowed from the keg at Norfolk’s Oktoberfest. Toasting to the thunder while enjoying polka music, Northeast Nebraska... Read More

PIERCE - Norfolk Catholic's ability to establish the running game allowed them to pull away from rival Pierce on Friday night. The Knights outscored the Blue Jays 21-0 on the 2nd quarter, en route to a 41-14 win over their arch rival. It didn't... Read More

For the first time all season, Neligh-Oakdale was forced to rally from two scores down to stay undefeated on the season. After a scoreless third quarter, the Warriors battled back to score three times in the final stanza for the 47-36 win to prese... Read More

WAYNE – All day long students in kindergarten through six grade took part in the third annual Wayne Elementary Boosters (WEB) Fun Run. From Kern Track and Field at Wayne High School about 450 kids ran throughout the day. Sixth grade started o... Read More

WAYNE – Friday morning Chamber Coffee was held by Tom’s Body & Paint Shop, located on 108 N Pearl Street. At age 46, in 1976, Tom Rose opened his own shop which was located in the west building of the complex where the current business has... Read More

LINCOLN - A Meadow Grove man will have to serve prison time after the state's high court shot down his appeal. The Nebraska Supreme Court upheld the 20 to 40 month prison sentence of 38-year old Corey Raatz on Friday. Raatz was sentenced in Madiso... Read More

O'NEILL - One of the biggest surprises of the high school football season shows no signs of slowing down. On a foggy evening, the O'Neill Eagles improved to 5-0 with a 43-7 win over West Point-Beemer. While O'Neill's offense impressed, it was thei... Read More

MADISON, NE — A Norfolk woman is dead following a one-vehicle crash south of Madison Thursday evening. The Madison County Sheriff's Office says 28-year old Daisel Diez-Sanchez of Norfolk was killed in the accident that happened near Madison on H... Read More

COLUMBUS - A Columbus man is wanted by local authorities on charges he is facing for allegedly sexually assaulting his niece. Court documents say 38-year-old Marlon Rodriguez of Columbus is wanted for 1st and 3rd degree sexual assault of a child, ... Read More

MADISON, NE — Nebraska counties with dilapidated bridges are one step closer to having a new funding source to cover some of the repair costs. On Tuesday, Governor Pete Ricketts unveiled the County Bridge Match Program which Ricketts has identifie... Read More

WAYNE – Even with the growing season coming to a close, there is still plenty going on at the Wayne Farmers Market. Saturday, September 24th is Brunch at the Market and Wednesday, September 28th is the Pumpkin Festival. Saturday from 9 a.m. to n... Read More