Seatbelts are Credited for Preventing a Potential Deadly Rollover Accident Friday

STANTON, NE — Two brothers were sent to the hospital after a one vehicle accident. Stanton County Deputies responded to a one vehicle accident on Highway 57, five and a half miles south of Stanto... Read More

Area Teams Shine at State Speech Competition

KEARNEY - Northeast Nebraska was well-represented on day one of the state speech tournament in Kearney. The Norfolk High speech team finished fifth in the team standings in Class A. The Panthers medaled in four different events overall. Columbu... Read More

Shake-Up at Norfolk Catholic Confirmed

Norfolk, NE—A  major shake-up at Norfolk Catholic High School, involving storied head football coach and principal Jeff Bellar, has been confirmed by church officials. News Channel Nebraska first reported that Bellar, who is not Catholic, is st... Read More

Ponca Tribe to Commemorate Tribal History With Walk

NORFOLK - The Ponca Tribe is hosting an event designed to honor their heritage and educate others. The Tribe will be hosting a remembrance walk from April 29th to May 11th, running from Niobrara to Barneston. Tribal leaders say the walk retraces t... Read More

Severe Thunderstorm Warnings Issued for Antelope and Pierce Counties

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1030 PM CDT FOR WEST CENTRAL PIERCE AND CENTRAL ANTELOPE COUNTIES... At 1004 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Clearwater, or 33 miles southeast of O`neill, moving northeast at 3... Read More

Farmers Help Farmers: Group Helps Kansas Fire Victims in Big Way

NORFOLK, NE — Most farmers will you tell you that growing up on a farm you learn compassion and that farmer always have each others back. Trevor Hasenkamp says, “Anything to help the fellow farmer or rancher.” This group of people, take t... Read More

Death Penalty Repeal Effort Picking Back Up in Legislature

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska senator who fought for decades to abolish the death penalty is trying again, arguing that the statewide vote to reinstate capital punishment doesn't make it right. Sen. Ernie Chambers of Omaha presented his repeal... Read More

Sources: Norfolk Catholic's Jeff Bellar Asked to Step Down as Principal

NORFOLK — A leadership shake-up at Norfolk Catholic Schools would demote long-time principal Jeff Bellar to Athletic Director. According to four sources close to the situation, Bellar, who is Methodist, would remain head football coach for one of N... Read More

AP sources: US to approve Keystone XL pipeline

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration will approve the Keystone XL pipeline on Friday, senior U.S. officials said, ending years of delay for a project that has served as a flashpoint in the national debate about climate change. The State De... Read More

Big Economic Boost Expected for Norfolk This Weekend

NORFOLK, NE — Norfolk has a big weekend ahead, with an expected 6,000 guest. “The weekend beings really with the Josh Turner concert. there is already 1,800 tickets that have been sold for the concert. so we are off to a really good start ther... Read More

Child Care Subsidies Cut Would Affect Local Daycares

NORFOLK — Day Care subsidies for low-income families could be the next item sacrificed by the State Legislature in the name of the state budget. If enacted, LB 335 would freeze child-care subsidies for the first 15 months of the new budget. The... Read More