Norfolk Area Unemployment Rate Drops Again in July

LINCOLN - The unemployment rate is ticking down slightly locally as statewide employment numbers reach lows not seen in almost two decades. State labor statistics released Friday show that the Norf... Read More

City Officials Want to Remind Drivers of Heavy First Street Traffic

NORFOLK, NE -- City officials want to remind drivers of heavy construction on First Street in the area of Klug Avenue to Madison Ave. With high amounts of traffic with school starting up again, there may be some traffic jams and safety concerns. ... Read More

Folks in Nebraska Outside of Direct Path of Eclipse Will Still See a Show

COLUMBUS, Neb. - If you don't like feel like fighting the thousands on the roadways on Monday to see the total solar eclipse, there's good news: you'll still likely see a phenomenal spectacle. Many Nebraskans outside the path will embark to plac... Read More

News Channel Nebraska Nets Eight Pinnacle Awards

The News Channel Nebraska sports and news departments were recognized at the Nebraska Broadcast Association Pinnacle Awards Wednesday night in Omaha. In the television division, NCN received a total of 6 awards, including 2 gold awards. Rachel Urb... Read More

Full Solar Eclipse is Rare Event for U.S.

NORFOLK - Viewing an eclipse in the path of totality is, for most, a once in a lifetime experience. That’s why Wayne State Professor of Physics and Astronomy Dr. Todd Young wants to make sure as many people get to experience it as possible. D... Read More

Highways Covered as Record Rains Fall

COLUMBUS - Heavy rains are a welcome sight for farmers, but are creating some issues as standing water covers roads. The National Weather Service issued a flash flood warning for Colfax, Platte, Dodge, Butler and Saunders Counties. Heavy rain o... Read More

Meadow Grove Native Elected to Hall of Fame

LA VISTA - A native Northeast Nebraskan has been enshrined as one of the greatest broadcasters in Nebraska history. The Nebraska Broadcasters Association inducted Don Wright into their Hall of Fame as part of their annual conference Tuesday evenin... Read More

Heavy Rains Cause Flash Flooding in Columbus Area

COLUMBUS - The National Weather Service in Omaha has issued a Flash Flood Warning for Colfax County, Platte County, Dodge County, Butler County in and Western Saunders County Until 12:30 PM. At 6:34 AM, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms had p... Read More

Extra Troopers to Patrol Roads During Eclipse

NORFOLK - Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to flock to the path of totality for Monday’s eclipse. That many more people on the roads has the Nebraska State Patrol making sure everyone will be safe. State Patrol officials say stayi... Read More

Flash Flood Warning Issued in Antelope, Knox, Pierce Counties

UNDATED - The National Weather Service in Omaha has issued a Flash Flood Warning for Northwestern Pierce County, Antelope County and Southern Knox County until 700 PM CDT. At 3:06 PM, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain acro... Read More

Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Antelope

OMAHA - The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Central Antelope County until 3:30 Tuesday. At 2:48 p.m., a severe thunderstorm was located near Clearwater and moving northeast at 20 mph. This storm is capable of ... Read More