Norfolk City Council approves new planning and developing department

NORFOLK -  The Norfolk Fire Division’s Prevention Bureau will be replaced by a new planning and development department. All of the current prevention bureau staff members will be retained and t... Read More

KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a 37-year-old Minden man has died in a car crash east of Kearney. The crash was reported shortly after 1:30 a.m. Sunday. The Buffalo County Sheriff's Office said a southbound vehicle ran off a county road... Read More

Omaha, NE.—The Washington Post headline reads, "Democrat Makes Gun Control a Central Theme in Key House Race." Before you ask the answer is no; the story is not about Omaha's Kara Eastman. It's about Colorado's Jason Crow, a war veteran, telling... Read More

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NORFOLK - With the help of a couple of good samaritans, a drunk driver is behind bars. Sunday afternoon Norfolk PD receive reports of a reckless driver in the 800 block of East Norfolk Avenue. Two separate callers contacted the Police Division... Read More

NORFOLK - Police have a Norfolk man in jail for violating sex offender registry. During their last monthly check on offenders in the area, the Norfolk Police Division learned that Vernon S. Munson was no longer living at his registered address. ... Read More

BEATRICE – A Union, Nebraska man was injured in a motorcycle crash in Gage County, Friday afternoon. Sheriffs’ officers report 62-year-old Robin Hogrefe was riding a Harley Davidson south on 134th Road near the intersection with Elm Road, when... Read More

TARNOV- Imagine being out on the farmstead during the time of WWII, seeing planes circling around in the air and moments later witnessing 100-pound sand-filled practice casings crashing to the ground. That is exactly what occurred in the town of Tar... Read More

BEATRICE – An ongoing investigation into burglaries in the area has netted three arrests, following a Beatrice traffic stop and the search of a rural residence. Gage County law officers, Friday afternoon, conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle dr... Read More

BEATRICE – The Beatrice City Council considers putting a half-cent local sales tax increase on the November ballot, when it meets tonight (7 pm). A resolution proposes putting the issue on the ballot to finance a bond issue for a new Beatrice Fi... Read More

OMAHA - A man walking in a downtown Omaha parking lot dies after being hit by a car. Authorities have the two people that were in the car, in custody. Omaha police say officers were called to the lot early Saturday morning and found Jeffrey Gri... Read More