Lions Club Pancake Feed Fills Bellies and Supports Community Events

NORFOLK - The Norfolk Lions Club is known for serving the public, but on Saturday they were doing a different kind of serving. The 57th annual Lions Club Pancake Feed was held at the Chuck Pohlman ... Read More

Norfolk Catholic Cheer Squad Shooting for State Title Repeat

NORFOLK — Impressed? Well, the judges were last year at the Nebraska State Cheer and Dance competition. Norfolk Catholic won the state title for the Class C-1 Sideline Routine. And they’re shooting for making it two in a row. “We’ve been p... Read More

Elkhorn Valley Senior Given Chance To Be 'Young American'

Senior year is a very important year for soon-to-be-graduates. And there are a lot of major decisions for the teenagers to make  about their futures. Shortly, Elkhorn Valley senior Elizabeth Osborn will finalize a huge decision: whether she will ... Read More

Small Gas Leak in Pierce Warrants Precautionary Evacuation

Some Pierce residents were temporarily placed on alert Thursday afternoon. Crews demolishing the former Farm and Garden building on the northeast corner of Main and Mill streets struck a gas service line just after noon. The crew had been told ga... Read More

Norfolk Philanthropist Passes Away

NORFOLK, NE — There are those whose sphere of influence is so great it can be too immense to measure. So it was with J. Paul McIntosh. The well-known Norfolk philanthropist passed away on Thursday morning. Family members say McIntosh passed ... Read More

Norfolk Lions Club 57th Annual Pancake Feed

NORFOLK, NE — It’s time for Norfolk’s favorite and largest Lions Club event. Need I say more. This year makes year number 57 that the Norfolk Lions Club has been feeding people with their largest fundraiser of the year. Gene Knight says, ... Read More

TransCanada Refiles for Keystone XL Approval

LINCOLN - The fate of the Keystone XL oil pipeline once again rests with a Nebraska commission. The Nebraska Public Service Commission announced Thursday that they received an application from TransCanada, seeking approval of the proposed route, w... Read More

Columbus and Norfolk Share Population Growth as a Priority

Columbus and Norfolk. They’re rivals on the court, separated by just 40 miles of four-lane highway, but they’ve seen a different trajectory in population growth over the past 15 years. Columbus has made growth a priority and increased its popu... Read More

Clearwater-Orchard To Split As Schools, Co-op As Cyclones

While Clearwater-Orchard Public School will dissolve at the end of the year, the Cyclones will remain. The Nebraska Unified Board voted 5-0 early Wednesday evening to dissolve the agreement and separate as schools. However, Clearwater and Orchard... Read More

PATH Act Delaying Some Tax Returns

NORFOLK —It’s tax season, and some of those who filed early could be waiting longer than expected to get their returns. The reason? A new federal law passed in late 2015 that took effect on January 1st this year. The Protecting Americans from... Read More

Fremont High Among Grant Recipients For Science, Math Programs

OMAHA -  Big Red Keno has announced the award of $60,000 to eight youth-serving organizations and public schools including Fremont, Norfolk, and others around the Omaha area through its 2017 Science & Math Program. “In the second year of Bi... Read More