Area Rainfall Amounts for June 28, 2016

WAYNE – Area rain totals as of 7am for June 29, 2016 Sioux City - .04 Laurel - .41 Coleridge - .54 Wayne Airport - Trace  ...... Read More

COLUMBUS - Community members gathered at Pinnacle Bank on Tuesday afternoon to learn about how residents in the Platte Valley can find affordable housing. The USDA's Rural Development office as well as Housing Finance Agency NIFA, presented thei... Read More

COLUMBUS - The Platte County Board spent time Tuesday, debating the value of converting county roads from hard surface to gravel, with a focus on 415th Street near St. Mary's Church. 415th Street is a road that has previously been approved to be r... Read More

WINSIDE – Roy Reed Unit 252, American Legion Auxiliary in Winside will be hold their monthly meeting Saturday, July 2 from the Winside Legion Post Home at 9:30 a.m. Beverly Neel is the current Secretary and Membership Clerk, she mentioned the ne... Read More

MADISON - Three people were arrested on Monday for possession of drug paraphernalia and methamphetamine, while two of the three were charged with child abuse-neglect. 33 year-old Nicole Ruffcorn of Beemer Nebraska, 27 year-old Cody Mahnke and 20 y... Read More

NORFOLK, NE- This years annual 4th of July parade will incorporate Norfolk’s 150th Birthday. The parade this year is special because it is going to represent a timeline of Norfolk’s accomplishments and progression the city has had throughout ... Read More

WAKEFIELD – Yesterday we brought you the story of the Nuñez family of Wakefield, who lost their home to tornado damage in 2014 and a year later, lost the home they had moved into to a fire. Today we tell the story of how the Nuñezs and the Wakefi... Read More

Dynamite is a 9 year old male orange tabby who came from an owner that could no longer care for pets. He is a very sweet boy who loves attention and sitting on your lap. He would be best in a one pet home. He is up to date on all his shots. It would ... Read More

WAYNE – The public is now invited to bring in glass bottles to the Wayne Transfer Station for recycling. The City of Wayne Green Team has partnered with Ripple Glass from Kansas City, Kansas to pick up and recycle the community’s glass for fre... Read More

STANTON — A Stanton county man had his first appearance in Stanton County Court after being accused of stabbing his own brother. 22-year-old Dakota Dittman appeared in front of Judge Mike Long Tuesday morning to faces assault and a weapons charg... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - A Norfolk man has been sentenced to additional prison time for his participation in a deadly riot at the Tecumseh State Correctional Institution last year. Johnson County District Judge Daniel E. Bryan Jr. sentenced Ian Yelton... Read More