Commission Denies Permit for Event Barn

NORFOLK - Developers will have to look elsewhere to build a potential event center. The Norfolk Planning Commission Tuesday voted 8-1 to deny a conditional use permit for an event barn to be built of... Read More

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COLUMBUS - The Columbus City Council approved the purchase of a new piece of equipment for the Pawnee Plunge for $11,380. Columbus Public Property Director Doug Moore said at Monday night's regular meeting, that the piece of equipment, an aquartri... Read More

COLUMBUS - The Columbus City Council approved advertising for bids on a paving project for local streets, estimated to cost $975,000 . The project includes paving for west Pawnee Park on the remaining non-concrete roads, the shoofly northwest of M... Read More

NORFOLK — The future of the Depot Building is still in question. The Norfolk City Council voted 5-2 at its meeting on Monday night to table the final vote on the zoning of the vacant property near 1st Street.  Vandelay Investments is requesting a... Read More

COLUMBUS - Motorists will be seeing some changes to stop lights on 33rd Avenue due to increased traffic from the high school. The Columbus City Council approved a 33rd Avenue Traffic Operations Analysis for the stop lights at 27th Street, 38th Str... Read More

COLUMBUS - What started as a simple idea to move corn easier, has since turned into an international manufacturing company, that is celebrating 75 years in Columbus. DUO Lift Manufacturing celebrated the landmark with the community, during a Somet... Read More

Omaha, NE.—A key late-day legal ruling has set up the likelihood that Democrat Bob Krist will challenge Gov. Pete Ricketts in November. Following several days of uncertainty the Nebraska Supreme Court late Monday ruled that Krist's name "should ... Read More

OMAHA - A Bancroft man is headed to federal prison for playing a part in the robbery of a northeast Nebraska bank last year. Fifty-six year old Lenn Zuhlke was sentenced to 17 months in prison in U.S. District Court on Monday. Authorities say Z... Read More

NORFOLK - When Animal Care Supervisor Shane Hoadley found out about a pregnant dog set to be euthanized at a high-kill shelter in Tyler, Texas, he knew he had to act. “I have a friend who lives in the Fort Worth area that I was going to go see any... Read More

NORFOLK — A current Norfolk Junior High School teacher will soon be the new principal of Norfolk Catholic High School. Norfolk Catholic School President Dr. Don Ridder announced today that Amy Wattier of Norfolk has been selected as the school’s... Read More