Rumored Threat Caused by 'Social Media Telephone'

NORFOLK, NE — A game of 'social media telephone' sent students and parents into chaos. Norfolk Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Jami Jo Thompson said that school officials were made aware of a r... Read More

Norfolk Public Schools Investigates Alleged Online Threat

NORFOLK - Rumors of a social media post that purportedly included a threat against the Norfolk Senior High was investigated by school administrators Monday morning. In a statement, Norfolk Public Schools superintendent Dr. Jami Jo Thompson says th... Read More

Winnebago Tribe Hoping to Reclaim Land in Iowa

SLOAN, Iowa (AP) — The Winnebago Tribe is hoping to reclaim land in Iowa that was once part of its reservation in northeast Nebraska, but local hunters are concerned they might lose access. The 1,643 acres of land is owned by the federal governm... Read More

Walk Benefits Those With ALS in Northeast Nebraska

NORFOLK - They walk for their loved ones. They walk for their friends. They walk for those no longer with us. Hundreds came to Norfolk’s Skyview Lake for the annual ALS in the Heartland Walk. The event raises money and awareness in the fig... Read More

One Reported Fatality After Plane Crash in Brown County

AINSWORTH - One person is dead after a weekend plane crash in Brown County. Radio station KVSH is reporting that a crash site was located north of Ainsworth. Brown County Sheriff's officials told the radio station that a 10-seat plane took off fro... Read More

Uber available in Norfolk; Longtime Wisner Pastor behind the wheel

NORFOLK -- One of the Nation's fastest growing services has made its way to rural Nebraska. Uber, the popular ride-sharing mobile phone app, now has at least one driver based in the city of Norfolk. Jim Carretto, a recently retired Lutheran Pastor... Read More

Community Strives For

WAYNE - If there’s one thing we’re good at, it’s accumulating stuff. The problem becomes what to do with all that stuff when we don’t want it anymore. That’s where the Wayne Green Team comes in. The group hosted their fifth annual ele... Read More

Homicide Suspect Makes Apparent In-court Confession.

MADISON, NE -- The first degree murder arraignment of a Norfolk man featured numerous outbursts including an apparent in-court confession. 48-year old Rodolfo Castaneda-Morejon, who faces first degree murder and a felony weapons charge, said in co... Read More

Neligh Man Pleads Not Guilty to Sexual Assault, Child Abuse

MADISON – A Neligh man has pleaded not guilty to sexual assault charges in Madison County. Fifty-one year old Darryl Lierman entered his pleas in Madison County District Court Friday to two counts of sexual assault and child abuse. Authorities s... Read More

Up to 3 and a Quarter Inches of Rain Forecast for Weekend

HASTINGS - The entire state will be seeing some moisture over the weekend, but the central portion of the state could be seeing up to 3.27 inches of rain, according to NWS. According to the National Weather Service, the O'Neill area is set to see ... Read More

NPPD Teams With Northeast to Encourage Latino Higher Education

NORFOLK - Nebraska Public Power District is trying to break the barriers to diversifying Nebraska’s workforce. NPPD teamed with Northeast Community College Friday to host a youth Latino Summit. Students from Norfolk and Madison High School were ... Read More