Norfolk Livestock Market Closure Unpopular with Locals

NORFOLK - Announced earlier this week, the Norfolk Livestock Market is suspending operations for the summer, and some folks are not happy about it. Fremont livestock producer Jim Barta owns the Nor... Read More

(OMAHA, Neb.) – The Metropolitan Entertainment & Convention Authority (MECA) announced today that expanded parking options are available for the Garth Brooks concerts at CenturyLink Center Omaha on Friday, May 8th and Saturday, May 9th. Ba... Read More

WISNER, Neb. (AP) — Church members say increasing operation costs and sluggish enrollment numbers led to the impending closure of Zion St. John Lutheran School and pre-school near Wisner. The school has only four students in kindergarten through... Read More

VALLEY - Northeast Nebraska could be dealing with more severe weather on Wednesday. The National Weather Service says in their daily severe weather outlook that the area can expect showers to develop, eventually turning into non-severe thunderstor... Read More

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 Norfolk hosted an open house on Tuesday afternoon... Read More

COLUMBUS - Three have been hospitalized after a semi collided with a car Tuesday afternoon. The accident occurred 12 miles South of Columbus on HWY 81 at the intersection of County Road 36, entirely shutting down the highway for two hours. Acco... Read More

COLUMBUS - Highway 81 is entirely closed off after a semi-trailer tipped over. The accident occurred 12 miles south of Columbus at the intersection of Highway 81 and County Road 36. The lane closure starts at Road 36 and spans at least a half m... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Senators have approved Gov. Pete Ricketts' choice to lead the Nebraska State Patrol despite concerns about his involvement in a gender discrimination lawsuit 10 years ago. The Legislature voted 32-7 Tuesday to approve Bradley ... 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