Survey says Nebraska ag land value down 3 percent over year

LINCOLN (AP) -A new survey report says the average value of Nebraska's agriculture land dropped 3 percent in the past year. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln report released Wednesday says that as... Read More

HOWELLS - One person is dead following an accident south of the Highway 32/15 junction. Stanton County Sheriff Mike Unger says the accident happened on Highway 15 about eight miles northwest of Howells just before 5 p.m. Tuesday. Unger says a nort... Read More

CLEAR LAKE, Iowa (KTIV) - The National Transportation Safety Board has agreed to consider reopening the investigation into the 1959 plane crash near Clear Lake, Iowa that killed musicians Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and J.P. "The Big Bopper" Richard... Read More

NORFOLK - Could the City of Norfolk be going without a 4th of July parade this year? The Norfolk Oddfellows will be deciding on that very issue this Thursday. The Oddfellows are scheduled to vote on whether or not to cancel the 4th of July parade ... Read More

NORFOLK - A Norfolk-based counseling service is looking for the public's help in getting a national award. Oasis Counseling Services was recently granted the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Blue Ribbon Small Business Award. Oasis officials say they were ... Read More

MADISON - A Norfolk man will be sentenced in April after pleading guilty to robbery on Tuesday. Twenty-one year old John Harden appeared in Madison County District Court on Tuesday where he pleaded guilty to felony robbery as part of a plea deal. ... Read More

COLUMBUS - A 36 year-old Columbus man wanted for allegedly creating and distributing counterfeit money has been found. Last week the Platte County Sheriff's Office issued an arrest warrant for the suspect, Brian J. Dieter. Officials say Dieter ha... Read More

NORFOLK - Drivers are being cautioned to watch for some slick roads Tuesday morning. The National Weather Service says freezing drizzle and temperatures in the 29 to 34 degree range could mean some slick spots on the untreated roads around Northea... Read More

NORFOLK - The City of Norfolk will be pitching in tax money to help a housing development. The Norfolk City Council Monday approved a redevelopment plan allowing McIntosh Family LLC to build 53 housing units near the existing Meadow Ridge Apartmen... Read More

BUTLER CO. - A wind energy developer has its eye on land owners in east Butler County. This became the primary topic at this week’s Butler Board of Superior’s meeting. An organization called, “NextEra Energy” is hoping to lease land and e... Read More

NORFOLK - A group of Norfolk employees are being honored for their efforts in getting running water back to Pilger following last summer's tornadoes. Norfolk water plant supervisor Chad Roberts, and utility workers Ron Nitz and David Hasebroock we... Read More