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WSC art gallery showcases work of well-known Nebraska photographer
WSC art gallery showcases work of well-known Nebraska photographer

The photography displayed is the work of Derrick Burbul, an art and photography professor at the University of Kearney.

Turnovers doom short handed Huskers against red hot Wildcats

Turnovers doom short handed Huskers against red hot Wildcats

LINCOLN - Nebraska knew they'd be in for a challenge with an impressive Northwestern team visiting Lincoln on Wednesday night.

'We've got to keep pushing': Norfolk girls basketball optimistic despite losses

'We've got to keep pushing': Norfolk girls basketball optimistic despite losses

Going into Friday’s matchup against Grand Island, who is another team that has had a bumpy season, the Panthers are preparing to possibly win their second game on the season.

Norfolk Fire Division shares how it stays safe during Firefighter Cancer Awareness Month

Norfolk Fire Division shares how it stays safe during Firefighter Cancer Awareness Month

Firefighters put their lives on the line every day when fighting a fire, dealing with smoke inhalation, etc., but the leading cause of death in the profession is occupational cancer.

LRHT holding trio of events throughout Wakefield over the next 30 days

LRHT holding trio of events throughout Wakefield over the next 30 days

The Little Red Hen Theatre in Wakefield is holding two concerts and one murder mystery event over the next 30 days.

Police: 2 students dead, teacher hurt in Des Moines shooting

Police: 2 students dead, teacher hurt in Des Moines shooting

Police say two students were killed Monday and a teacher was injured in a shooting at a Des Moines school on the edge of the city’s downtown.

Norfolk Public Library holding annual reading challenge

Norfolk Public Library holding annual reading challenge

The Norfolk Public Library is holding its annual Winter Reading Challenge.

Rapid City police fatally shoot person who pointed gun

Rapid City police fatally shoot person who pointed gun

A Rapid City police officer fatally shot a person who had pointed a gun at him during a struggle late Thursday, the Rapid City Police Department said.

AG: Des Moines officers justified in shooting death of teen

AG: Des Moines officers justified in shooting death of teen

Des Moines police officers who shot and killed a 16-year-old boy who reportedly aimed a gun at them will not be charged, the Iowa Attorney General’s office said.

Eastern Iowa man shoots, kills armed intruder

Eastern Iowa man shoots, kills armed intruder

An eastern Iowa man shot and killed an armed man who broke out a basement window and entered his home, authorities said Thursday.

'Workaholics' Erik Griffin lights up the stage in downtown Norfolk

'Workaholics' Erik Griffin lights up the stage in downtown Norfolk

A well-known comedian performed in northeast Nebraska on Saturday night.

AG Hilgers, statewide agencies promote human trafficking awareness in January

AG Hilgers, statewide agencies promote human trafficking awareness in January

Human Trafficking is defined as "the unlawful act of transporting or coercing people in order to benefit from their work or service."

Third annual 'March for Life' held in Norfolk

Third annual 'March for Life' held in Norfolk

Community members in northeast Nebraska were speaking out against abortion on Friday.

What to do in snow emergencies

What to do in snow emergencies

As winter weather made its way through Nebraska, cities across the state declared a snow emergency, but what does that exactly mean?

'Just about every yard is short of employees': NDOT facing truck shortages, unhappy workers

'Just about every yard is short of employees': NDOT facing truck shortages, unhappy workers

There’s a problem that is making life difficult for the department; limited trucks and unhappy employees.

NDOT preparing for the worst amid winter storm across the state

NDOT preparing for the worst amid winter storm across the state

In northeast Nebraska, some areas could get close to a foot throughout the evening into the overnight hours.

NFAT updates the City of Norfolk

NFAT updates the City of Norfolk

North Fork Area Transit claims it can be up and running again in a short time, but that all depends on if they receive enough donations.

Madison outlasts Stanton in overtime thriller

Madison outlasts Stanton in overtime thriller

Despite a buzzer-beater to tie the game and a hostile road environment, the Madison Dragons came out on top in a battle with the Stanton Mustangs.

Stanton Mustangs heat up early in big win over Madison

Stanton Mustangs heat up early in big win over Madison

The Stanton Mustangs and Madison Dragons came into Tuesday night's matchup looking for a spark and the Mustangs got just what they were searching for with a 49-20 win over the Dragons.

Norfolk Public Schools looking to hire new teachers for 2023-24 school year

Norfolk Public Schools looking to hire new teachers for 2023-24 school year

The Norfolk public school district is looking for new teachers for the 2023-24 school year.

Wayne State College celebrates MLK Day with march and more

Wayne State College celebrates MLK Day with march and more

One northeast Nebraska college celebrated Dr. Martin Luther Kind Jr. Day with a march of solidarity and more.

Bellevue Police arrest man wanted out of South Dakota

Bellevue Police arrest man wanted out of South Dakota

Authorities in Bellevue arrested a wanted South Dakota suspect on Sunday. 

Bright Horizons prepares to impact children at February event

Bright Horizons prepares to impact children at February event

On February 5th, the 'For The Love of Reading' Children’s Day Festival will be taking place at the Sunset Plaza Mall in Norfolk.

Green Light Great Night continues to give local musicians performance outlets

Green Light Great Night continues to give local musicians performance outlets

Live music has become a mainstay for communities in northeast Nebraska thanks to a local radio station.

NFAT set to give an update to Norfolk City Council Tuesday

NFAT set to give an update to Norfolk City Council Tuesday

North Fork Area Transit will be providing a discussion of the operational and financial status of itself to the City of Norfolk Tuesday.

Norfolk City Council member submits resignation citing health issues

Norfolk City Council member submits resignation citing health issues

Norfolk council member Gary L. Jackson has submitted his resignation citing health issues.

Officials: Rapid City officer justified in fatal shooting

Officials: Rapid City officer justified in fatal shooting

A Rapid City police officer justifiably believed that his life was in danger when he shot and killed a man at an apartment complex in November, South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley said Thursday.

Papillion-La Vista relies on two strong second halves to sweep Norfolk

Papillion-La Vista relies on two strong second halves to sweep Norfolk

It took a pair of strong second halves to prevail Papillion- La Vista over Norfolk in both the girls and boys matchups on Saturday.

Iowa official’s wife charged with 52 counts of voter fraud

Iowa official’s wife charged with 52 counts of voter fraud

The wife of a northwestern Iowa county supervisor has been charged with 52 counts of voter fraud after she allegedly filled out and cast absentee ballots in her husband’s unsuccessful race for a Republican nomination to run for Congress in 2020.

Omaha student's interest in engineering goes back to early childhood

Omaha student's interest in engineering goes back to early childhood

Harshitha Vallabhaneli said her passion for coding and robotics goes back to when she was only seven years old.

Nebraska American Legion department commander and other members censured

Nebraska American Legion department commander and other members censured

The American Legion in Nebraska has issued a public censure against its acting department commander and other members.

'Good friends, good food': Divots Downtown enjoys first month of success in Norfolk

'Good friends, good food': Divots Downtown enjoys first month of success in Norfolk

Menu items at Divots Downtown include favorites off the grill, salads, and Neapolitan pizzas.

The Norfolk Arts Center displays its newest exhibit

The Norfolk Arts Center displays its newest exhibit

One northeast Nebraska art center is showcasing a new exhibit to give a fresh perspective.

WSC recovering from backlash after response to frozen water pipe break

WSC recovering from backlash after response to frozen water pipe break

The water pipe break resulted in widespread damage and dozens of missing items for students at Wayne State.

Norfolk welcomes a new local family owned Marriott dual-brand hotel

Norfolk welcomes a new local family owned Marriott dual-brand hotel

A new hotel in northeast Nebraska is aiming to provide an upscaled stay for visitors.

Norfolk student bowls first career perfect game

Norfolk student bowls first career perfect game

A northeast Nebraska high school bowler made history this week by bowling his first-ever perfect game.

Cyberattack keeps Iowa’s largest school district closed

Cyberattack keeps Iowa’s largest school district closed

An apparent cyberattack on Iowa’s largest school district has led officials to cancel classes for 30,000 students for a second day as technicians scramble to protect data and restore the computer system, the district’s leader said Tuesday afternoon.

EVM joins 'Museums for All' program, expands access to low-income families

EVM joins 'Museums for All' program, expands access to low-income families

Children under the age of 19 receive free access and while tickets for adults 19 years and older cost $3.

Feds propose 'student loan safety net' alongside forgiveness

Feds propose 'student loan safety net' alongside forgiveness

The White House is moving forward with a proposal that would lower student debt payments for millions of Americans.

'We want to honor her legacy': HCAS honoring Betty White with fundraiser Sunday

'We want to honor her legacy': HCAS honoring Betty White with fundraiser Sunday

A northeast Nebraska animal shelter is holding a fundraiser this weekend with a Golden Girl on their mind.

South Dakota authorities seize horses following neglect allegations

South Dakota authorities seize horses following neglect allegations

An animal neglect investigation has led authorities to seize more than a dozen horses from a South Dakota home.

UAW workers reject CNH offer, extending 8-month strike

UAW workers reject CNH offer, extending 8-month strike

More than 1,000 striking CNH Industrial workers in Iowa and Wisconsin rejected the “last, best and final offer” from the maker of construction and agricultural equipment Saturday night, extending their eight-month stoppage.

South Sioux City holds off Norfolk rally, wins 61-55

South Sioux City holds off Norfolk rally, wins 61-55

The South Sioux City Cardinal boys win their fifth game of the season after managing to slip past Norfolk 61-55 on Saturday afternoon.

South Sioux City tips off 2023 with win over Norfolk

South Sioux City tips off 2023 with win over Norfolk

Happy New Year to the South Sioux City Cardinal girls as they win their first game of 2023 over the Norfolk Panthers, 59-53.

Firearm possession puts South Dakota man in prison for six years

Firearm possession puts South Dakota man in prison for six years

Six years in prison was given to a South Dakota man due to a firearm possession charge.

Community dealing with uncertainty, frustration as North Fork Area Transit ceases operations

Community dealing with uncertainty, frustration as North Fork Area Transit ceases operations

While some in the Norfolk community retain hope, North Fork Area Transit held what could be its final ride Friday evening.

'We want you to think before you drink and drive': NSP issue 35 DUIs during holiday campaign

'We want you to think before you drink and drive': NSP issue 35 DUIs during holiday campaign

The 'Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over' campaign aims to keep impaired drivers off the road, along with other traffic violations.

VPD looks for suspect in cemetery hit-and-run

VPD looks for suspect in cemetery hit-and-run

Authorities in northwest Nebraska are looking for a suspect in a hit-and-run that happened sometime during the snow storms. 

Former Northeast president, CCC administrator Dr. James Underwood dies at 78

Former Northeast president, CCC administrator Dr. James Underwood dies at 78

A former college administrator with ties to northeast and central Nebraska has died.

Norfolk Street Division explains steps for road repairs after snowstorms

Norfolk Street Division explains steps for road repairs after snowstorms

With the snowstorms around the state coming to an end, one northeast city is now assessing what that means for its roads.

NFR shares winter driving tips to ensure motorist safety

NFR shares winter driving tips to ensure motorist safety

The Norfolk Fire Division is helping drivers learn more about preparing their vehicles for the winter weather.

NSP investigating suspected David City murder-suicide

NSP investigating suspected David City murder-suicide

Authorities are investigating after two people were found dead in a Butler County home.

Nebraska stifles Iowa with tough defense, beat rival 66-50

Nebraska stifles Iowa with tough defense, beat rival 66-50

Nebraska was swept by Iowa last year, but that won't be the case this season. 

Christmas continues in Madison; annual light display will be held through January

Christmas continues in Madison; annual light display will be held through January

The city of Madison is holding its annual Madtown Holidazzle Christmas Light Display until January 7th.

Unbeaten Pierce boys basketball pulls away, moves into Great Northeast NE Shootout semis

Unbeaten Pierce boys basketball pulls away, moves into Great Northeast NE Shootout semis

Former Nebraska commit and now Iowa State signee, Ben Brahmer led all scorers with 27 points. Abram Scholting hit three shots from beyond the arch and finished his day with 17 points.

PVFD shares home fire safety tips for winter

PVFD shares home fire safety tips for winter

A northeast Nebraska fire department is helping educate the public on how to keep their homes safe from fires this winter season.

Snowmobile employed to deliver penicillin to sick child in Sandhills

Snowmobile employed to deliver penicillin to sick child in Sandhills

With snow drifts blocking local highways, residents of the Sandhills village of Cody were forced to use a snowmobile Friday to deliver penicillin to a sick child stuck at a local ranch.

Norfolk shops weather the storm for late Christmas shoppers

Norfolk shops weather the storm for late Christmas shoppers

Despite Thursday's extreme weather, some shops in Norfolk weathered the storm to stay open for last-minute Christmas shopping.

NPS declare a personnel hearing for Tuesday

NPS declare a personnel hearing for Tuesday

The Norfolk Public School Board of Education will be holding a personnel hearing on December 27.

Tips on how to keep pets safe during severe winter weather

Tips on how to keep pets safe during severe winter weather

With portions of northeast Nebraska currently under a wind chill advisory for the next two days, it’s not only important to make sure you're safe, but don’t forget to look after the animals in your life too.

Sliver: The Pet of the Week

Sliver: The Pet of the Week

If you’re interested in adopting Sliver, you can contact the Animal Shelter of Northeast Nebraska at 402-750-4665.

'It's going to be very dangerous': Severe winter weather grips Nebraska

'It's going to be very dangerous': Severe winter weather grips Nebraska

On Wednesday morning in Norfolk, wind chills were down to -4 and it’s only expected to get colder as the week goes on.

Norfolk emergency snow route parking procedures in event of a snow emergency

Norfolk emergency snow route parking procedures in event of a snow emergency

As the state of Nebraska prepares for severe weather conditions, residents in the city of Norfolk should be prepared in the event of a snow emergency declaration.

NDOT prepares for cold weather, high winds, potential snowfall

NDOT prepares for cold weather, high winds, potential snowfall

With winter weather approaching the Nebraska Department of Transportation is trying to get ahead of the storm.

Norfolk Planning Commission votes against zoning change to Northern Hills daycare facility

Norfolk Planning Commission votes against zoning change to Northern Hills daycare facility

Parents of children that attend Northern Hills received an email in November saying the daycare would be changing ownership and close on December 30th and reopen next summer.