Madison County Touts Economic Impact of Tourism

MADISON - Tourism numbers are up almost across the board in Madison County. Norfolk Area Visitors Bureau executive director Traci Jeffrey presented the bureau’s economic impact study to the Madis... Read More

Progress, Pride and Possibilities Motto for Madison Celebrations

MADISON, NE —Madison, Nebraska has joined the sesquicentennial club this weekend. This weekend the City of Madison turned 150 years old, about four months younger than the state of Nebraska. Friday and Saturday drew out old and current reside... Read More

Bancroft to Host Beer and Wine Festival Saturday Evening

BANCROFT, Neb. - Folks all across northeast Nebraska have the chance to try dozens of different craft beers at Saturday's beer and wine fest in Bancroft. The Neihardt Beer, Wine and Limerick Festival will be held in at the Bancroft Community Hall ... Read More

Game Of Hearts Casino Night Draws in Crowd for Life-Saving App

NORFOLK, NE — 1,000 people die every day in the United States from Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA). Faith Regional Health Services plans to change that through a fundraising event, Game of Hearts Casino Night. App proceeds from this years Game of... Read More

Solar Eclipses Predicted Through Math and Science

NORFOLK, NE — How are Solar Eclipses predicted? Through math and science of course. Northeast Community College Chemistry and physics instructor, Kim Timperley, simply explains that it’s when the moon passing between earth and the sun, it... Read More

Norfolk Chiropractor wins statewide award

NORFOLK -- A local Chiropractor has earned statewide honors following the Nebraska Chiropractic Physicians Association's annual meeting in Kearney last week. Dr. David Timmerman of Norfolk, was awarded the Chiropractor of the Year award for contribut... Read More

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 Norfolk area unemployment rate dropped to 2.8% in July... Read More

Neligh Man Waives Preliminary Hearing in Madison County Sex Assault Case

MADISON - A Neligh man is headed to Madison County District Court after his latest appearance this week. Darryl Lierman waived his preliminary hearing in county court Thursday, moving his case to the district court for arraignment next month. L... Read More

Albion Woman Gets Probation for Stealing From Vet's Club

ALBION - The former manager of the Albion Veterans Club will be on probation after being convicted of stealing from that group. Court records indicate that Karen Arends of Albion was sentenced Thursday in Boone County Court to two days in jail and... 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

Albion Man Found Asleep in Menards Runs From GI Police

GRAND ISLAND - An Albion man gave Grand Island police a run for their money after being found asleep inside a local business. Grand Island police say 28-year-old Brandon Reinhart was found sleeping on a display mattress inside the Menards while un... Read More