Health Care Education Session Held in Norfolk

NORFOLK – Area residents had a chance to learn more about the Affordable Care Act Monday night in Norfolk. The Center for Rural Affairs with assistance from the Elkhorn Logan Valley Public Health... Read More

LINCOLN (AP) — The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission says it will receive $1.2 million in federal grants over the next five years to help private landowners improve grasslands and croplands for wildlife habitat and agriculture production. The ... Read More

SCHUYLER --- A pick-up stiolen from a Sioux City car dealer's driveway last night, was recovered in an open field north of Schuyler on Highway 15 and Road "J" mid-morning Monday. Colfax County Attorney Denise Kracl said the inital call came in as ... Read More

SCHUYLER - A Schuyler Elementary School was on lock down Monday morning. Fishers 24 Elementary School initiated a self-imposed lock down around 9 A.M., after a truck that had been seen driving erratically, was abandoned near the school. Colfax ... Read More

NORFOLK - Norfolk authorities have identified the victim of a fire that occurred in Norfolk on Friday. Norfolk Fire Chief Scott Cordes says 67-year old Dennis Bethune was found unconscious on the floor of his apartment on Syracuse Avenue on Friday... Read More

COLUMBUS - Pawnee Plunge construction is currently underway and is on schedule to be ready for summer. Park Supervisor for the City of Columbus Randy Sedlacek says the construction was going slower during the colder days but the construction crew ... Read More

COLUMBUS -- A rural Columbus man is dead after being trapped under a pick-up he was working on last night in the area of Lakeview High School. According to Platte County Sheriff Ed Wemhoff, Columbus Rescue and deputies responded to an emergency call ... Read More

NORFOLK – A fire in a Norfolk apartment has sent one person to the hospital in critical condition. Norfolk Fire was called to the Greenland Village Apartments on 907 Syracuse Avenue shortly before 7:30 Friday evening. The call was for heavy s... Read More

LINCOLN – The U.S. Department of Agriculture released their January Cattle on Feed report Friday, and numbers for Nebraska are higher. Nebraska feedlots with capacities of 1,000 or more head contained 2.49 million cattle on feed on January 1. Th... Read More

MADISON - A grand jury will assemble in a Nebraska Courthouse to investigate the death of a 42-year-old man. The man, Andre Murphy, got in a scuffle with a Norfolk, Nebraska police officer at a local Super 8 motel.Smith says Murphy died while in p... Read More

Joe Casey gave the Auburn school board an update on the local TeamMates chapter and the move to welcome more Peru State College mentors. Casey said the goal is to pair a student with a mentor beginning in fifth grade and have that relationship con... Read More