Norfolk Celebrates National Drinking Water Week

NORFOLK - In the midst of National Drinking Water Week, it’s hard to top a cold, refreshing glass of water. Especially one that goes through one of the best water systems in the area. The City of... Read More

ALBION - Boone County's attorney isn't happy with how a proposed plea agreement in a felony animal abuse case has worked out, so trial has been scheduled for July. Sixty-seven year old James Majerus of Petersburg appeared in Boone County District ... Read More

NELIGH - Two Antelope County officials who recently pleaded no contest to criminal activity were removed from office this morning during the county supervisor's meeting, effective immediately. Supervisor Harlan Brandt and treasurer Sandy Knapp we... Read More

COLUMBUS -– BD Medical in Columbus has awarded $12,000 in scholarships to three local high school graduates pursuing technical degrees in high-demand fields such as electromechanical technology and precision machining. The scholarships, valued a... Read More

COLUMBUS -- A teenage boy was struck by a motorist Monday afternoon in the 3300 block of 20th Street in Columbus. According to Columbus Police Captain Todd Thalken, the unidentified 13 year-old boy was riding his bike just after 3:30 p.m. when an eas... Read More

NORFOLK, Neb. (AP) — Officials say Nebraska Livestock Sales of Norfolk has suspended its summer schedule. Jim Barta owns the operation, and he said Monday that, "due to the declining number of cattle in the area, we are going to go with seasonal... Read More

NORFOLK - The City of Norfolk could soon have new options to drop-off mail downtown, but it will mean changing the way drivers travel through downtown. The Norfolk City Council approved the second reading of two ordinances Monday, one that would m... Read More

STANTON - For the first time in 20 years, Stanton County could be looking for a new sheriff's deputy to join their squad. At the Stanton City Council Meeting on Monday night, Stanton County Sheriff Mike Unger expressed need for the county to add a... Read More

NORFOLK - Norfolk will conduct special enforcement efforts during the spring and summer months to help reduce the potential for serious injury and fatality crashes. From May until August, troopers in conjunction with the Colfax and Stanton County ... Read More

O'NEILL - A 26-year-old Atkinson man will be spending at least a decade in jail for the death of his infant son. Holt County District Court Judge Mark Kozisek sentenced Michael Schroeder to 20 to 40 years in prison on Monday. Schroeder pleaded no ... Read More

NORFOLK - Norfolk city officials will be taking time this week to detail their efforts to keep the town's drinking water clean this week. It is National Drinking Water Week, and city officials are planning to open their doors at the Wastewater Pla... Read More