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Police Presence at Sunset Plaza Mall in Norfolk

Police Presence at Sunset Plaza Mall in Norfolk

A large police presence was seen at the Sunset Plaza Mall in Norfolk Friday afternoon.

Stanton High School Presents New Murals

Stanton High School Presents New Murals

Stanton High School Just got a lot more colorful, thanks the to addition of murals painted around the building.

Two dogs shot and killed by neighbor

Two dogs shot and killed by neighbor

No criminal charges have been filed after a man killed his neighbor's dogs

Two-Vehicle Accident Near West Point

Two-Vehicle Accident Near West Point

Law enforcement and rescue crews responded to reports of a serious accident near West Point, Nebraska Thursday afternoon.

Sen. Deb Fischer selected for Defense Committee

Sen. Deb Fischer selected for Defense Committee

Senator Deb Fischer selected for conference committee for the National Defense Authorization Act

Accident in West Point shuts down Hwy 275

Accident in West Point shuts down Hwy 275

Highway 275 is closed while officials respond to an accident.

Results in from State Patrol's special enforcement effort in Northeast Nebraska

Results in from State Patrol's special enforcement effort in Northeast Nebraska

Nebraska State Patrol Troop B has released the results of its recent two-month special enforcement effort.

Air ambulance service donates lights, teaches helicopter courses to Nebraska fire departments

Air ambulance service donates lights, teaches helicopter courses to Nebraska fire departments

Midwest MedAir gave a set of landing zone safety lights each to the Clarkson and Schuyler fire departments.

More rain brings potential for more flooding

More rain brings potential for more flooding

September rain brings risk of more flooding

Norfolk area gets extra help toward flood relief

Norfolk area gets extra help toward flood relief

The Norfolk area is getting a little extra help after receiving an anonymous donation to go toward flood recovery efforts. 

Andy's Lake House Fire

Andy's Lake House Fire

Norfolk Fire and Rescue crews are battling a house fire near Andy's Lake Wednesday afternoon.

First responders, school holds active shooting drill in Columbus

First responders, school holds active shooting drill in Columbus

Law enforcement held an active shooter exercise at a school in Columbus.

UPDATE: Columbus City Council approves Freddy's restaurant plan

UPDATE: Columbus City Council approves Freddy's restaurant plan

The council unanimously approved the plan.

Sammy's Superheroes Holds Glow Gold Honors Event

Sammy's Superheroes Holds Glow Gold Honors Event

Families, friends, and supporters gathered outside the Lakeview High School football field on Sunday for the sixth annual Glow Gold Honors event.

Columbus schools holds annual 'Discoverer Dash' before game

Columbus schools holds annual 'Discoverer Dash' before game

It happened before Columbus High's home football game.

UPDATE: Elkhorn River levels rise in Antelope County

UPDATE: Elkhorn River levels rise in Antelope County

The Elkhorn river in northeast Nebraska has started to hit flood stages as water continues to come down from the west.

Norfolk Orphan Grain Train Convention

Norfolk Orphan Grain Train Convention

Orphan Grain Train held a convention in Norfolk on Friday to show off what the organization has been up to the last year, and what the future looks like for the non-profit.

Blue Jean Benefit helps Columbus Cancer Care Foundation grow

Blue Jean Benefit helps Columbus Cancer Care Foundation grow

COLUMBUS, NE — No administrative costs, no charge to patients and no need to dress up.

Golf tournament that funds scholarships tees off in Columbus

Golf tournament that funds scholarships tees off in Columbus

The 28th Annual Wells Fargo Nebraska Open kicked off at the Elks Country Club in Columbus Thursday.

Two-Vehicle Accident Injures One

Two-Vehicle Accident Injures One

One person is in the hospital after a two-vehicle accident in Stanton County.

Lottery ticket worth $150k sold in Pierce

Lottery ticket worth $150k sold in Pierce

The Nebraska Lottery announced on Facebook that a $150,000 winning ticket was sold in Pierce Wednesday night.

Midwest Bank Donates $250,000 To Northeast’s Ag & Water Nexus Campaign

Midwest Bank Donates $250,000 To Northeast’s Ag & Water Nexus Campaign

Midwest Bank Donates $250,000 To Northeast’s Ag & Water Nexus Campaign

Fordyce Man Killed In Car Accident

Fordyce Man Killed In Car Accident

A Fordyce man is dead after a two-vehicle accident in Cedar County.

Columbus housing tight, but city says more is on the way

Columbus housing tight, but city says more is on the way

If you've been trying to buy a home or rent an apartment in Columbus, you may have noticed that it's slim pickings. 

Columbus Chamber Of Commerce Accepting Nominations For Business Leader Awards

Columbus Chamber Of Commerce Accepting Nominations For Business Leader Awards

Nominations are now being accepted for a trio of awards which will be presented at the annual Columbus Area Business Hall of Fame Banquet.

Columbus to use 'more efficient' process to rebuild part of flood-damaged golf course

Columbus to use 'more efficient' process to rebuild part of flood-damaged golf course

The city of Columbus is laying out the next step for bringing the Quail Run Golf Course back to its prestige.

Lifenet called to accident scene near Winside

Lifenet called to accident scene near Winside

Medical officials rushed to an accident scene near Winside, where Lifenet was called to help transport at least one person involved.

Costco Chicken Plant Begins Operations

Costco Chicken Plant Begins Operations

The brand-new Costco chicken plant in Fremont has fully begun its operations, but some area residents remain opposed to the facility.

NPPD says golf tournament raised record funds this year

NPPD says golf tournament raised record funds this year

The Nebraska Public Power District said their annual golf tournament has raised $185,000 for college students.

Water bill update: Columbus says new software conversion added more days to water bill

Water bill update: Columbus says new software conversion added more days to water bill

Last week, Columbus residents had complained that their most recent water bills were much higher than normal and didn't understand why.

Schuyler police asking for help in stopping recent vandalism spree

Schuyler police asking for help in stopping recent vandalism spree

Authorities in Schuyler said they're seeing a recent string of vandalism.

Norfolk Airport Authority Celebrates 75 Years of Serving the Community

Norfolk Airport Authority Celebrates 75 Years of Serving the Community

Locals and pilots from other areas gathered at the Karl Stefan Memorial Airfield in Norfolk on Sunday to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the Norfolk Regional Airport.

Locals Take A Trip Back in Time for 43rd Annual Threshing Bee

Locals Take A Trip Back in Time for 43rd Annual Threshing Bee

Farmers, families and locals came to the Pierce County Fairgrounds on Saturday and Sunday for the 43rd Annual Pierce Threshing Bee.

One Dead, One Critically Injured In Colfax County Motorcycle Accident

One Dead, One Critically Injured In Colfax County Motorcycle Accident

A man is dead and a woman is critically injured following a motorcycle accident in Colfax County on Saturday.

Norfolk Police Department swears in two new officers

Norfolk Police Department swears in two new officers

The Norfolk Police Department just got a little bit bigger as the community gathered Friday for the swearing in of two new officers.

Four Vehicle Accident Closes Highway 275 for Over an Hour

Four Vehicle Accident Closes Highway 275 for Over an Hour

A four vehicle accident west of Pilger slowed traffic on Highway 275 Friday afternoon.

Norfolk Shop With A Cop

Norfolk Shop With A Cop

The law enforcement community is giving back with the annual shop with a cop in Norfolk.

Local nonprofit wants more awareness of childhood cancer

Local nonprofit wants more awareness of childhood cancer

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.

Columbus poker run benefit held this Sunday

Columbus poker run benefit held this Sunday

If you're in the Columbus area, you have an opportunity this weekend to have some fun for a good cause.

Columbus residents complain of high water bill, city says it's investigating

Columbus residents complain of high water bill, city says it's investigating

Columbus residents say they’re experiencing major issues with their water bills this month.

Columbus seeking federal grant to improve its downtown area

Columbus seeking federal grant to improve its downtown area

The city of Columbus is looking to give its downtown area a little revamping.

City Council Approves Budget For 2019-2020 Fiscal Year

City Council Approves Budget For 2019-2020 Fiscal Year

The City of Columbus has set its budget for the 2019-2020 fiscal year.

Butler County residents dissatisfied with progress on damaged roads

Butler County residents dissatisfied with progress on damaged roads

Some folks said many of the roads in rural Butler County are still in bad shape.

Classic Rock Act performs for Final 'Music in the Park' Show of the Year

Classic Rock Act performs for Final 'Music in the Park' Show of the Year

Norfolk's very own "Music in the Park" series wrapped up it's 2019 season over the weekend with a legendary rock and roll performance.

Diamond 'W' Classic Cattledog Trials Held in Madison

Diamond 'W' Classic Cattledog Trials Held in Madison

Dozens of cattle dogs and their handlers came to northeast Nebraska over the weekend for the second annual Diamond 'W' Classic Cattledog Trials held at the Madison County Fairgrounds.

Nebraska Senator Gragert Looks Forward To Second Year in Legislature

Nebraska Senator Gragert Looks Forward To Second Year in Legislature

A first-year Nebraska Senator visited Laurel Thursday afternoon to discuss issues important to the people living in the Midwest.

NeighborWorks Northeast Nebraska Celebrates 25 Years

NeighborWorks Northeast Nebraska Celebrates 25 Years

An organization that helps individuals and families to buy homes is celebrating 25 years.

Blueprint Nebraska Presents Economic Growth Initiatives In Columbus

Blueprint Nebraska Presents Economic Growth Initiatives In Columbus

The Nebraska Chamber of Commerce is in the middle of a 30-community tour which features a look at Blueprint Nebraska's plans for promoting state growth.

CCH Foundation To Donate $3.75 Million For Hospital Expansion

CCH Foundation To Donate $3.75 Million For Hospital Expansion

The Columbus Community Hospital Foundation will be putting a multi-million dollar donations towards CCH's expansion project.

Stanton County Sheriff's Office Investigates Death of 26-year-old

Stanton County Sheriff's Office Investigates Death of 26-year-old

The Stanton County Sheriff's Office investigates the death of a man who was found unresponsive in his home last week.

11-Year-Old Boy Killed While Riding Bike In Blair

11-Year-Old Boy Killed While Riding Bike In Blair

An 11-year-old boy has died after being struck by a semi truck while riding his bike in Blair.

Northeast Community Colleges Launches Funding Campaign For New Ag Facility

Northeast Community Colleges Launches Funding Campaign For New Ag Facility

Northeast Community College has announced a major initiative that will impact the campus and community for years to come.

Midwest Bank Groundbreaking

Midwest Bank Groundbreaking

A new bank headquarters broke ground in Norfolk on Wednesday.

Street Closure Begins Next Week For Viaduct Construction

Street Closure Begins Next Week For Viaduct Construction

As construction of the 12th Avenue viaduct ramps up, a portion of a street will be permanently closed starting next week.

Downtown Traffic Signal Reconstruction To Begin This Week

Downtown Traffic Signal Reconstruction To Begin This Week

Reconstruction of the traffic signals in downtown Columbus is scheduled to begin this week.

Man Involved In December Standoff Will Serve 4-6 Years In Jail

Man Involved In December Standoff Will Serve 4-6 Years In Jail

A man who was involved in a standoff at a Columbus home this past December will serve 4-6 years in jail.

Rising City ranch opens doors to tour following animal abuse charges

Rising City ranch opens doors to tour following animal abuse charges

The Summit Calf Ranch hosted dozens on a tour outside of Rising City over the weekend.

2019 Running of the Frankfurters

2019 Running of the Frankfurters

One of the most popular events of Columbus Days is now available to watch whenever you want!

2019 Columbus Days Parade

2019 Columbus Days Parade

Even though the 2019 Columbus Days festivities are over, you can relive the fun anytime you want!

Police Arrest West Point Man Wanted On Multiple Warrants

Police Arrest West Point Man Wanted On Multiple Warrants

A West Point man who was wanted on warrants in multiple counties was arrested in Stanton on Sunday.

Gaming For A Good Cause

Gaming For A Good Cause

The community of Norfolk came together to raise money for a good cause

$1 Million Powerball Ticket Sold In Schuyler

$1 Million Powerball Ticket Sold In Schuyler

Someone in Schuyler is a lucky winner following last night's Powerball drawing.

CPD Seeking Assistance In Theft Investigation

CPD Seeking Assistance In Theft Investigation

The Columbus Police Department is asking residents for help in an ongoing theft investigation.

2019 Lazy River Duck Run & Awards Ceremony

2019 Lazy River Duck Run & Awards Ceremony

Check out the 2019 United Way Lazy River Duck Run above, and find out who won this year's big prizes!

Residents Of Nebraska Town Considering Uphill Move

Residents Of Nebraska Town Considering Uphill Move

Residents of a Nebraska town are considering an uphill move to avoid any future flooding issues.

Missing Stanton Child Found Safe

Missing Stanton Child Found Safe

A missing Stanton child had been found safe by Northeast Nebraska authorities.