First Appearance in Madison County for Neligh Man Charged with Sexual Assault

NORFOLK, NE — A Neligh man charged with sexual assault of a child and child abuse in Antelope County was in Madison County District Court facing similar charges. 51-year old Darryl Lierman is now... Read More

Fountain Point Developers Hope to Start Construction By September

NORFOLK — The City of Norfolk is set to welcome a new housing development. On Monday, Norfolk City Council approved Fountain Point Development’s request for zoning changes to the property located at the southwest corner of 37th and HWY 275. ... Read More

City Takes Steps in Developing the North Fork

NORFOLK — After many attempts, the City of Norfolk is making strides to develop the North Fork of the Elkhorn. On Monday evening, city officials hosted a town hall meeting about the proposed creation of the Elkhorn River Overlay District. Mayor... Read More

Hartington Swim Coach Honored Monday

HARTINGTON, NE -- Monday night in Hartington was all about one person, Sue Reifenrath. Sue grew up in Hartington and put a lot of work into rebuilding the summer swim program, according to swim coach, Addison Peitz. “It’s a great thing to h... Read More

Area Pilots Introduce Kids to the World of Aviation

NORFOLK — Local pilots are trying to get kids interested in flying. On Saturday morning, the Norfolk Chapter of the Experimental Aircraft Association hosted a Young Eagles program at the Norfolk Regional Airport, where area kids had the chance ... Read More

Madison County Family Involved in 4-H for Generations

MADISON — Involvement in 4-H spans generations for this Northeast Nebraska family. Larry Werner of Meadow Grove was in 4-H years ago. "Started out with horses, and they had one little fat heifer called Baby Jane. And them we went into horses... Read More

Kids Participate in Friday Morning Fun Zoolympics

NORFOLK — Norfolk kids see if they have what it takes to beat the top animals in the world. Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo’s Zoolympics stopped by the Norfolk Art Center on Friday morning as part of Norfolk Public Library’s Friday Morning Fun p... Read More

Sutherland Woman Marks 13th Year Competing at Madison County Rodeo

MADISON —  It’s 13 years of competing at Madison County Fair Rodeo for a Sutherland school teacher.  BoDelle Mueller, who’s been competing in rodeos since she was in high school, travels the states with her family each summer. This week mar... Read More

Madison County Commissioners Address Concerns About Norfolk's Administrative Restructuring

MADISON — Madison County Commissioners are looking forward to working with Norfolk’s new city administration. On Tuesday morning, commissioners met with Norfolk Mayor Josh Moenning, City Administrator Andy Colvin, and Economic Development Coo... Read More

Northeast Nebraska Economic Development District Celebrates 40 Years

PILGER — The Northeast Nebraska Economic Development District is looking forward to more years of successful economic growth. The NENEDD celebrated its 40th year in existence at its annual meeting at the Cooper Family Community Center in Pilger.... Read More

Norfolk School Board Addresses Dwindling Grant Funds

NORFOLK — The Norfolk Public School District is preparing for potential grant cuts in the future. On Monday evening, Norfolk Superintendent Jami Jo Thompson announced the AfterShock Program will only receive 80% funding through the 21st Century... Read More