New Sports Program to be Added at Northeast

NORFOLK, NE — Northeast Community College is at it again. The college has now added baseball to their list of athletic programs for the 2017-2018 school year. In fact, it's the sixth program... Read More

SCHUYLER - The Schuyler Recycling Center has been a staple of the community for more than 25 years, and if it's up to a local man it will continue operating well into the future. President of the Keep Schuyler Beautiful Committee Raymond Ladwig be... Read More

COLUMBUS - A city man is set for a jury trial after pleading not guilty to multiple child pornography charges. Jeffrey Hemmer, 45, appeared in Platte County District Court on Aug. 26th and plead not guilty to six separate counts of possession and ... Read More

NORFOLK, NE — Who wouldn’t jump at the opportunity for free wifi? The Norfolk Public Library will now allow patrons of at least four months check out free wifi. The library is the first in the state of Nebraska to have Verizon Wifi hotspots... Read More

PERU, NE – Officials are investigating a fatal accident on Highway 75 near the Peru corner north of Auburn. Rescue squads and the Nemaha County Sheriff’s Department are on scene of the accident that has closed both lanes of the highway. Th... Read More

NORFOLK, NE — A Norfolk Man was back in Madison County District Court for his pre-trial after he was charged with assaulting a man back in April. 22-year old Cody Scott, who pled not guilty, faces felony assault charges after approaching anothe... Read More

PERU, NE - A two-vehicle accident left a 72-year-old Texas man dead and sent two others to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries on Monday afternoon. Just before  2:30 p.m. a truck and flatbed semi-trailer, driven by Bryant Olson, 52,... Read More

MADISON – A woman facing felony charges in the death of her four-year old daughter will have her jury date pushed back. Twenty-one year old Carla Montoya, who plead not guilty to a felony child abuse charge has asked for her pretrial to be cont... Read More

UPDATE: The Butler County Sheriff's Office posted on their Facebook page that as of 5:43 p.m. the two missing juvenile have been located. The sheriff's office also thanked the public and everyone who shared the information via social media for their ... Read More

COLUMBUS - A man was cited after firing off a gun outside of a local business in east Columbus early Saturday morning. Columbus Police Captain Todd Thalken says the weapons violation was reported at 5:36 a.m. Saturday morning outside of business n... Read More

NORFOLK - Police say a Fremont man is in jail after allegedly stealing money from a Norfolk man who wanted a tattoo. Norfolk Police Capt. Michael Bauer says 28-year old Leslie Graber was arrested on Saturday. Police say they were called to a home ... Read More