Winter Weather Advisory Issued

VALLEY/NORTH PLATTE - The National Weather Service has issued winter weather advisories for a number of counties in northeast and north central Nebraska. The NWS Office in Valley has issued a winte... Read More

40 Years Ago Today: The Murder of Henry Hernandez

NORFOLK - Saturday marks the 40th anniversary of one of the grisliest murders in Nebraska history, and it happened in Norfolk. On April 29th, 1977, Henry Hernandez was robbed and decapitated, his body left near the city dump. Police reports in... Read More

Norfolk Sisters Organize Fundraiser for Middle School Orchestra

NORFOLK - Two Norfolk girls’ love of music is inspiring them to give back to their school. Norfolk sisters Gwenavieve and Anna Gaster organized the Stop the Cracking fundraiser at the Norfolk Arts Center on Saturday. The Gasters organized a f... Read More

Winside Hosts Simulated Rescue For School

WINSIDE - Some area school kids got a first-hand account of what can happen when they drive carelessly. Winside Fire and Rescue hosted a simulated car accident scenario at Winside School on Friday. Four students were chosen to take part in the ... Read More

More People Impacted by New Flow Meter Rules

NORFOLK, NE —A change to flow meter restrictions now means more people will be affected in the future. As part of The Lower Elkhorn Natural Resource District groundwater management plan, flow meter restrictions now apply to high-capacity wells, ... Read More

NPPD Encouraging Power Line Safety During Planting Season

COLUMBUS - After a recent power outage, caused by a piece of farm equipment hitting a power line, NPPD is urging area farmers to take precautions around power lines. NPPD says in a press release, that an area farmer's boom sprayer contacted an 115... Read More

Malawian Ambassador to the U.S. Visits Northeast

NORFOLK, NE — It’s not everyday an ambassador flies in from Washington D.C. to Norfolk. Earlier this week, Malawian ambassador to the U.S., Edward Yakobe Sawarengera along with other dignitaries came to Norfolk for a sister cities signing cere... Read More

Semi Split in Half Near Emerson

EMERSON, NE (KTIV) - An accident caused a semi-truck to split in half near Emerson Wednesday. The accident happened on Highway 35 at about 10 a.m. Investigators say the driver lost control of his rig, and the 18-wheeler rolled off of the highway a... Read More

Man Found Not Mentally Fit to Stand Trial in Nebraska Death

DAKOTA CITY, Neb. (AP) — One of two men accused of killing another man in northeast Nebraska's Dakota County has been found mentally incompetent to stand trial. A judge on Wednesday ruled that Andres Surber will not stand trial, based on a state... Read More

Norfolk YMCA's Raise the Roof Campaign Ahead of Schedule

NORFOLK, NE -- In just six months time, the Norfolk YMCA raised $8.5 millions dollars, just shy of $1.5 million to reach the $10 million mark. Executive Director, Randy Hagedorn says the support they’ve received from the community and donors sh... Read More

Elementary Schoolers Learn Proper Tree-Planting Technique

HARTINGTON - Planting a tree is as easy as finding a place to dig a hole, right? Over 100 elementary schoolers from Hartington learned Wednesday that there is a lot more to it than that. Officials from NPPD hosted an Arbor Day tree-planting eve... Read More