Stanton School Board Member Acquitted of Charges Related to Animal Abuse

STANTON, Neb. (AP) — A northeast Nebraska school board member has been found not guilty of charges related to animal cruelty. Court records say a judge acquitted 44-year-old Kirk Van Pelt after a... Read More

NORFOLK - The Lower Elkhorn Natural Resources District has a new board of directors member, as Mark Hall was appointed the subdistrict 2 director position on Thursday. The LENRD board of directors met to discuss various plans and financial issues, an... Read More

TARNOV - Tarnov Road could be looking at a complete reconstruction after county supervisors sent out for estimates on Tuesday. Platte County Supervisors were presented with three separate options from Mainelli Wagner & Associates on how to ad... Read More

DAVID CITY -  A plane crash in rural Butler County has resulted in the death of a Dorchester man. The Nebraska Radio Network says the Butler County Attorney's office reported 37-year-old Ragnar Emrich of Dorchester died at the scene of the cras... Read More

NORFOLK -  The Norfolk Police Department is holding a police auction to sell some of the items they’ve accumulated over the past year. Norfolk Police Captain, Mike Bauer says they’re selling everything that’s been unclaimed over the past y... Read More

WAYNE – The bulls and riders were the highlight of the evening during the 94th Annual Wayne County Fair Thursday evening. From the Grandstand fans traveled to northeast Nebraska to witness the Ultimate Bullriding and LJ Jenkins Invitational Bull... Read More

HARTINGTON - A couple in Crofton were honored with the Hometown Hero award on Thursday by the Modern Woodmen of America. Tammy Matuska is a representative for the Modern Woodmen and described the impact that Allan and Irma Arens have on Crofton. ... Read More

NORFOLK -- One-hundred more jobs are likely in Norfolk following this morning's announcement that Norfolk-based, Affiliated Foods Midwest and Associated Wholesale Grocers of Kansas City, Kansas are on a positive path to combine the two member-owned c... Read More

NORFOLK - Growth is something that every church wants. Our Savior Lutheran Church here in Norfolk is growing, but can’t move into the 60,000 square foot building that they want, due to the city saying the church can’t operate in an industrial zon... Read More

DAVID CITY -  A plane crash in rural Butler County has resulted in the death of a Dorchester man. The Nebraska Radio Network says the Butler County Attorney's office reported 37-year-old Ragnar Emrich of Dorchester died at the scene of the cras... Read More

NORFOLK, NE -- Big news as Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc (AWG) and Affiliated Foods Midwest, Inc. (AFM) have reached an agreement to combine the two businesses under a larger AWG. An AFM representative declined an interview, but in a p... Read More