Christine Tuttle, Sheriff Eberhardt tell Judiciary Committee Not to Repeal Death Penalty

LINCOLN -- Several northeast Nebraskans shared their opposition to Sen. Ernie Chambers bill that would repeal the death penalty in Nebraska....... Read More

Wildnerness Park, Columbus- Wilderness park hosted a plethora of soccer games on Thursday night as the Columbus Discoverers hosted the Norfolk Panthers, while the Scotus Shamrocks hosted the York Dukes. The Scotus Lady Shamrocks came away with the... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska senator who fought for decades to abolish the death penalty is trying again, arguing that the statewide vote to reinstate capital punishment doesn't make it right. Sen. Ernie Chambers of Omaha presented his repeal... Read More

There will be a Fish Fry held at the public school in Orchard on March 24. This Fish Fry in particular will be a fundraiser for wrestling mats for the Orchard school. “The money that we’re raising for this is going towards wrestling ma... Read More

NORFOLK — A leadership shake-up at Norfolk Catholic Schools would demote long-time principal Jeff Bellar to Athletic Director. According to four sources close to the situation, Bellar, who is Methodist, would remain head football coach for one of N... Read More

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration will approve the Keystone XL pipeline on Friday, senior U.S. officials said, ending years of delay for a project that has served as a flashpoint in the national debate about climate change. The State De... Read More

WAYNE – Leave Winter behind and celebrate the changing of the seasons at the Spring Wine Social hosted by Wayne Area Economic Development (WAED) Special Events Committee on Friday, March 24th. The event will be held at Aventure Staffing from 5-7... Read More

COLUMBUS - Thursday marked National Puppy Day across the country, and at the local Paws and Claws humane society here in Columbus, that meant the Columbus News Team had a chance to make new furry friends. The Paws and Claws humane society right no... Read More

AUBURN - Jerad Reimers of U.S. Representative Adrian Smith’s office told Nemaha County commissioners Wednesday the Congressman expects to have a voice in U.S. trade policy. Smith, who has his first committee chairmanship on the House human resou... Read More

NORFOLK, NE — Norfolk has a big weekend ahead, with an expected 6,000 guest. “The weekend beings really with the Josh Turner concert. there is already 1,800 tickets that have been sold for the concert. so we are off to a really good start ther... Read More

NORFOLK — Day Care subsidies for low-income families could be the next item sacrificed by the State Legislature in the name of the state budget. If enacted, LB 335 would freeze child-care subsidies for the first 15 months of the new budget. The... Read More