Rep. Fortenberry to Visit NE Nebraska

NORFOLK - Northeast Nebraska residents will get some face-time with their local Congressman next week. The office of U.S. Representative Jeff Fortenberry announced Wednesday that he will be making ... Read More

BATTLE CREEK - It's baseball tournament time and the town of Battle Creek is hosting the American Legion Class C Senior State Tournament. Battle Creek has recently finished up renovations to their baseball field which includes a grass infield, an ... Read More

COLUMBUS - Columbus brothers take out their respective competitors this past weekend in a combined seventy-two seconds. Angel and Tony Ortega fought last Saturday in the Victory Fighting Championship at the Ralston Arena. Angel competed first o... Read More

Darryl Lierman's bond was reduced on Wednesday morning during his first court appearance where he is facing 11 felonies, including four counts of first degree sexual assault of a child. Darryl and Julie Lierman, both of Neligh, appeared in Antelop... Read More

NORFOLK - Supertel is no more. That is, the Norfolk-based company still exists, but it's now known as Condor Hospitality. The change was announced earlier this month. Company CEO Bill Blackham says the change coincides with their acquisition of th... Read More

CENTER - The trial of a Bloomfield man accused of stealing cattle on a number of occasions has been delayed. Forty-four year old Timothy Ketelsen waived his right to a speedy trial in Knox County District Court Tuesday, as his defense requested th... Read More

NORFOLK - A new staff member is coming to the City of Norfolk to help with planning and zoning. City officials announced this week that former city planner from the Denver-area, Valerie Grimes, will begin her work in Norfolk on August 17th. The Ci... Read More

OMAHA - The Columbus Senior Blues are two wins away from the team's first state championship. The Blues (Cornerstone Insurance) staved off elimination for the third time in a row with an 8-6 victory over Bellevue West (DJ's Dugout) in the Nebr... Read More

MADISON - Northeast Nebraska's Probation Office faces new challenges with a recent law that puts more lawbreakers in probation. Nonetheless the probation office that includes the counties of Madison, Stanton, Wayne, Cuming, Knox, Antelope and Pier... Read More

WAYNE - After more than 50 years of use the Wayne Municipal Swimming Pool will close for good at the end of this season. The new pool will be built near the Wayne Activities Center, and has been a project for more than five years for the members o... Read More

NELIGH - While the Antelope County Fair is mainly about having a good time, one exhibit is sure to tug at your heart. Starting Thursday and going until Sunday, you can see the "Remembering Our Fallen" memorial in Neligh. The memorial includes p... Read More