City Offical Talks On AFM and AWG Agreement

NORFOLK, NE -- Big news as Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc (AWG) and Affiliated Foods Midwest, Inc. (AFM) have reached an agreement to combine the two businesses under a larger AWG. An AFM repres... Read More

COLUMBUS - Two Platte County Attorneys will be heading to Salt Lake City to cross examine experts for a Columbus child abuse case, where an infant was left in serious condition. Platte County Supervisors approved the trip Tuesday, allowing County... Read More

WAYNE – Nothing says summertime like ice cream and today, at participating Dairy Queens around the nation, purchasing a Blizzard means giving to children in need. The last Thursday of July is Miracle Treat Day, where a dollar from every Blizzard... Read More

WAYNE – Entertainment, fair food, amusement rides and more make a great fair but it’s the wonderful Agriculture events that highlight them all. The 94th Annual Wayne County Fair started their AG events Thursday morning with the 4-H Horse Show.... Read More

NORFOLK - In the wake of police officers being in bad light right now around the U.S. kids still look up to them. That was aparrent today as some kids wanted to bring some delicious treats to the Norfolk Police Department to show their appreciation. ... Read More

COLUMBUS - A kidnapping call led to the arrest of a woman who is now facing an assault charge in Platte County. Call logs show Platte County Dispatchers received a kidnapping call from a residence on east 8th Street, at approximately 11:05 p.m. M... Read More

WAYNE – Area rain totals as of 7 am for July 27, 2016 Norfolk - .01 Sioux City - Trace Coleridge - .74...... Read More

HOMER - The Village of Homer is getting a big financial boost for some water system improvements. USDA Rural Development announced on Thursday its funding of $823,000 to Homer for water system improvements and a new well. USDA officials say the... Read More

OMAHA  – U.S. Census Bureau data show that taxpayers in Nebraska face significantly higher tax rates and tax burdens on income and property per person than in states to which Nebraska is losing income and population: Texas, Florida, Arizona, Col... Read More

CONCORD – Fair time continues in northeast Nebraska with the Dixon County Fair held in Concord this weekend into next week. The Dixon County Fair will start with entry day on Saturday, July 30 and the first day will start the following day throu... Read More

WAYNE – Fair rides, fair food and 4-H check ins took over the opening night of the 94th Annual Wayne County Fair. There were no gate fees Wednesday night at the Wayne County Fairgrounds just on the west edge of Wayne. Dave Jaeger is the presi... Read More