Wayne Country Fair Headliner Announced

WAYNE – When fair season ended around northeast Nebraska in late summer, preparation began for the 95th Annual Wayne Country Fair. Normally the announcement of the music headliner is announced in... Read More

STANTON, NE — A Newcastle man is in the hospital after totaling his pickup early Saturday morning. Lee Sappenfield, 27, was heading south on Highway 57 just north of Stanton at 1:00 AM when he failed to negotiate a curve. His pickup left the ro... Read More

COLUMBUS -  Public works personnel polished their snow removal skills in preparation for winter season. More than 30 public works staff from Columbus and the surrounding communities participated in a training exercise at Ag Park on Friday morn... Read More

RICHLAND - Officials have released the names of those involved in an accident on Highway 30 early Thursday morning. According to a press release from Colfax County officials, dispatch received a call at 5:39 a.m. of a two vehicle accident between... Read More

SCHUYLER - A Schuyler woman was flown by medical helicopter to be treated after a single vehicle rollover accident on Thursday. Colfax County Offiicials stated in a press release that 24-year-old Samantha Weis was driving her 2003 Ford Escape one-... Read More

WAYNE – The community was welcomed into Mandalay Sun Friday morning for Chamber Coffee at 10 a.m. From 1022 Main St. #102, Mandalay Sun is open 24 hours but has staffed hours from 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. S... Read More

NORFOLK - The Norfolk area lost about 500 jobs over the past month, but the unemployment rate actually fell. State figures released Friday show the area comprised of Madison, Stanton and Pierce counties saw its unemployment rate drop from 2.9 to 2... Read More

NORFOLK - A 12-year old is in an Omaha hospital after being hit by a truck just after school Thursday. Norfolk Police Captain Michael Bauer says the incident happened at around 3:30 p.m. just outside of Norfolk Junior High. Bauer says 12-year old ... Read More

WAYNE – The Nebraska Chamber of Commerce & Industry held a State Chamber Legislative Forum Thursday afternoon at Elkhorn Valley Bank in Wayne. Members of the State Chamber were on hand to look at this year and next year’s legislative sessions... Read More

WEEPING WATER -  The Nebraska Fire Marshal's Office is confirming multiple fatalities in an overnight fire at Weeping Water. The office said it could not confirm a specific number of deaths. But a family member confirmed to media that the people w... Read More

A Clearwater-Orchard High School student was transported by ambulance today following an incident with sleeping aids. The alert, sent out to area parents by Principal Mike Sanne, stated that the student was taken as a precaution. “Today, we h... Read More