Veterans' Home Improvement Projects Nearly Complete

NORFOLK - As construction wraps up at the Norfolk Veterans Home, the facility is set to boast some impressive new upgrades. The most notable upgrade is the addition to the canopy area at the front ... Read More

OMAHA - The National Weather Service in Omaha has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for southeastern Madison, southern Stanton, northwestern Colfax, and northeastern Platte Counties in Nebraska until 4:45 p.m. Friday. At 4:06 p.m., radar indi... Read More

NORFOLK - Kids battling cancer and other diseases at Omaha's Children's Hospital got a nice surprise this week from local members of the American Legion Riders. The group rode to Omaha on Thursday to deliver stuffed animals and teddy bears to kids... Read More

GENOA - A Tornado Warning is in effect for Northeastern Nance County until 3:30 p.m. A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO WAS LOCATED 7 MILES SOUTHWEST OF ST. EDWARD...OR 29 MILES WEST OF COLUMBUS...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 25 MPH. ... Read More

The National Weather Service in Omaha has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for northeastern Boone County, southwestern Platte and southwestern Madison County until 3:30 PM. Radar indicated a severe thunderstorm near Petersburg moving southeast... Read More

NORFOLK - A Norfolk City Councilman who is under fire following concern over an unpaid electric bill at the Norfolk Airport, faces over $200,000 in federal tax liens. According to public documents obtained by the Norfolk News Bureau, Councilman David... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - Governor Pete Ricketts returned to his birthplace to hold a town hall on Friday morning. The Lied Lodge & Conference Center was filled with people interested on what The Governor was going to discuss. Ricketts went on to talk a... Read More

COLUMBUS - A Columbus man faces 18 to 20 years in prison after being sentenced in Platte County District Court Friday morning. 20-year-old Chase Micklevitz faces a minimum 18 years to a maximum 20 years in prison, after being sentenced in Platte C... Read More

MADISON - A Norfolk man who police say tried to hide drugs in a Norfolk Police vehicle is getting probation, despite a positive drug test before his sentencing. Twenty-seven year old Jesse Blum was sentenced to two separate terms of probation in M... Read More

COLUMBUS - A 21-year-old Columbus mother is awaiting sentencing after being found guilty of child abuse. Jodie Shelly appeared in Platte County Court and pleaded no contest to two counts of negligent child abuse Monday. The charges stemmed from ... Read More

COLUMBUS - Area residents are sharing their thoughts about a whitewater park potentially coming to the Loup Power Canal in Columbus. Close to 20 residents met at the Columbus Area Chamber of Commerce Thursday evening to listen to a presentati... Read More