Area FFA Teams Qualify For State Competition

WEST POINT - Five area FFA Teams have qualified for the State Land Judging Competition next week. Teams from Norfolk, Wisner-Pilger, Pender, West Point-Beemer and Tekamah-Herman were the top finish... Read More

NORFOLK, NE-- Monday evening the school board met to discuss a series of issues. One big topic was Washington Elementary being recognized for their honors as a National Blue Ribbon School in 2015. Principle Mike Andreasen was very humbled and rep... Read More

WAYNE – The new Property & Casualty Insurance plan was heard while board members discussed a new website to be launched in the next month. The Wayne Community Schools’ Board of Education met for their regularly scheduled meeting Monday eve... Read More

COLUMBUS - The Raiders have grabbed a good result on the soccer pitch for their final home game of the season. Central Community College (3-10) hosted the Hawks of Northeast Community College (3-8) Monday afternoon, and it was a strong second h... Read More

NORFOLK, NE— Former State Senator, Gene Tyson passed away Saturday at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha after being hospitalized there since September. The former Senator, 84, from Norfolk had undergone emergency surgery after b... Read More

WAKEFIELD - A crop field south of Wakefield caught fire this morning, and was smoldering for several hours. Both Wakefield and Wayne Fire and Rescue were called to the scene as well as emergency units from Dixon County. The fire occurred near the ... Read More

ALLEN - A man who suffered injuries from an explosion at an Allen, NE restaurant last week has passsed away from his injuries. Dixon County Sheriff Don Taylor said 70-year-old Gerald Koch died on Sunday after injuries from a flash fire last Thursd... Read More

NORFOLK -- Sparks could fly tonight at Norfolk's Airport Authority meeting.  At issue, is whether or not embattled Norfolk City Councilman Dave Fauss should be reimbursed for over $34,000 in expenses related to the terminal building's septic system... Read More

COLUMBUS - Columbus animal control officials need the public's help to locate an at-large dog that bit a woman. Animal control officials say the woman was bit as she walked out of her home on the 900-block of Becton Street. The victim says she was... Read More

ENOLA - Numerous fire departments were called to a fire in a soybean field northwest of Enola late Monday morning. Fire crews from Madison, Battle Creek, Norfolk, Meadow Grove, and Tilden responded to the field at around 10:45 a.m. just south of 8... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY, NE - Two people were were hospitalized Monday afternoon after the car they were riding in slammed into a combine header that was being pulled on Highway 75 a mile south of Nebraska City. The Otoe County Sheriff's Office reports that... Read More