Woman Accused of Starting Fire at Norfolk Apartment Complex

NORFOLK, Neb. (AP) -- A 24-year-old woman has been accused of starting a small fire in a hallway at a Norfolk apartment complex. The Norfolk Police Department says Johna Richards was arrested Wedne... Read More

NORFOLK - Friday’s Arbor Day brought sunny and seasonal weather to the area, which were perfect conditions to plant a tree or two. First celebrated in Nebraska in 1872, Arbor Day has seen many trees planted in the state and eventually spreading ... Read More

NORFOLK - It’s always good to be prepared in case of an emergency. For several local entities, Friday gave them a chance to prepare for a large scale disaster should an infectious disease outbreak occur. The Norfolk Fire Division, the Nebraska A... Read More

NORFOLK - In light of reports made about the sub-standard living conditions at the Avon Garden apartment complex in Norfolk, the building's management decided to open it's doors to Norfolk News Bureau cameras. Dennis Lewchuk, the head maintenance ... Read More

LINCOLN - The funding mechanism used for a Northeast Nebraska school's renovations has been upheld in the state's highest court. The Nebraska Supreme Court on Friday affirmed a Dodge County District Court ruling regarding the Scribner-Snyder schoo... Read More

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams is recalling all its products from retailers and closing ice cream shops in six states over concerns about possible listeria contamination. Columbus, Ohio-based Jeni's says contamination was found... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY, NE - More than one-million trees were planted in Nebraska on the first Arbor Day in 1872. The tradition continues today as many schools and communities hold tree planting ceremonies in honor of the day. Anthony Marek is the director... Read More

NORFOLK - The Wayne Blue Devils avenged one of their earlier losses this season on Thursday, beating Norfolk on the road, 5-2. Tucker Nicholls, Alex Conley and Payten Gamble all drove in runs for Wayne. The Panthers actually outhit the Blue Devils... Read More

NORFOLK - For the first time, the Nebraska state journalism championships are coming to Norfolk next week. Northeast Community College will host the event on Monday at the Lifelong Learning Center, with over 500 students in competition. Debra Veld... Read More

NORFOLK - It's been an active week at the Avon Garden apartments at 725 South 20th Street in Norfolk, as fire fighters were again called to the complex Thursday morning for the third time in a week. What may seem like a recent surge in activity at... Read More

LINCOLN - Two men are honored on Wednesday night for beating the odds and surviving two potentially deadly accidents. Bryan Health honored Taylor Graham and Nick Boruch, as well as dozens of men and women who played a part in helping both boys su... Read More