Local Foundation Comforts Sick Children with New Blankets

OMAHA - Dozens of kids at the Children's Hospital in Omaha are a tad warmer after Friday. Sammy Superheroes, a cancer-fighting charity based in Columbus, handed out 'Binkees for Comfort' blankets ... Read More

COLUMBUS - Rescue crews responded to the scene of a two vehicle accident after a van and truck collided Friday. A Columbus police officer on scene said a Red Ford F-150 was facing northbound at the intersection of 30th Avenue and 23rd Street, when... Read More

COLUMBUS - A Columbus resident is out $500 after a scam call from a person claiming to be with the IRS. Columbus Police officials says an area resident reported the caller instructed them to buy $1,000 in gift cards, followed by relaying the gift ... Read More

WAYNE – Dr. Marysz Rames hosted Friday morning Chamber Coffee from Gardner Hall on the campus of Wayne State College. President Rames began her work as the 13th President for Wayne State College last July and after serving a year in the position... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY -- Melanie Mowlewski, a return artist in residence at the KHN Center for the Arts, is bringing “Paper Words” to Arbor Day. She was first an artist in residence seven years ago and said she wanted to return to the Home of Arbor Da... Read More

NORFOLK - Thursday's monthly Lower Elkhorn Natural Resources District meeting certainly attracted a lot of attention. More than 200 people packed the meeting room at the Lifelong Learning Center to offer comment on an evaluation project recently r... Read More

MADISON, NE — Eating healthy can be a tough life style change. 4-H Food Smart Families program conducted a special session at Madison elementary’s after school program to teach nutrition education, cooking skills and grocery budgeting skills. ... Read More

NORFOLK, NE — Getting creative with learning isn’t always as easy as it sounds. However, with a Big Red Keno grant Norfolk Public Schools have been able to fund STEM education in Norfolk and other districts throughout Nebraska. Lincoln El... Read More

NORFOLK - With an eye to the future, over 200 people turned out to celebrate a momentous achievement in economic development for Northeast Nebraska on Thursday. OCT Pipe held a ground-breaking for their one million square foot facility north of No... Read More

NORFOLK, NE — Norfolk finally has its own private school in Malawi, and it’s all thanks to Malawi native, Joe Mtika. Mtika has dealt with a series of challenges before the official opening of the Malawi School of Norfolk in September of 2015.... Read More

WAYNE – Time is running out to purchase your 2016 Wayne County Fair season passes for $30. The Wayne County Fair will be held Wednesday July 27 – Sunday, July 31 at the Wayne County Fairgrounds just west of Wayne. Sunday, May 1 is the final... Read More