Norfolk Legion Riders Bring Smiles to Children's Hospital

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 ... 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

NORFOLK - An ambitious college with big plans on the horizon was the perfect fit for Jacob Ripple. A former college basketball coach and administrator, Ripple came to Norfolk to become the new Director of Athletics at Northeast Community College o... Read More

ALBION - No heat in the winter time. No cooling in the summer months. Soon, the Boone County Historical Society Museum in Albion will have both and other badly needed improvements. Major renovations to the Boone County Historical Society Museum ge... Read More

O’NEILL - As Northeast Community College continues improvements and upgrades across its Norfolk campus, big changes are also coming to its extended campus facility in O’Neill. After spending 17 years at a former elementary school in a building... Read More

NORFOLK - When it comes to circus performing, you may not typically think of the Norfolk Arts Center. So it may surprise you that the Norfolk Arts Center will be putting on a circus camp for kids from Kindergarten to the 12th grade. Starfish Ci... Read More

NORFOLK - Four area natural resource districts that cover much of northeast and central Nebraska are forming a coalition in order to protect the Lower Platte River Basin. The NRD's are looking at areas where they can allow for more development and... Read More