Aspiring Journalist Honored at NSAA State Journalism Competition

NORFOLK, NE — Aspiring journalist were honored for their work on Monday during the NSAA State Journalism championship in Norfolk. The event has been put on in Norfolk the last two years and Di... Read More

Earth Day Clean up Brings Community Together in Norfolk

NORFOLK, NE — Helping clean up Norfolk this Earth Day was a no brainer to some people. Community members showed up for the second annual Clean the Fork Day. Including Norfolk’s newest resident, Benjamin Benton. Benton just moved to Norfolk fiv... Read More

Man Who Assaulted and Held Woman Against her Will Sentenced

MADISON, NE — A man with charges in Stanton County was sentenced for his crimes in Madison on Friday morning. 30-year old Arturo Aceves was sentenced in Madison County District Court after pleading guilty to a litany of charges including terro... Read More

Norfolk Man Sentenced to Prison After Threatening an Employee with Weapons

NORFOLK, NE — A Norfolk man is behind bars after threatening an employee and fighting an officer. 26-year old Joseph Schrader was sentenced Friday to terroristic threats and assaulting an officer in Madison County Court. Schrader will spend four... Read More

Game and Parks Increasing Outreach With Meeting in Norfolk

NORFOLK - The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission is trying to expand its outreach efforts. As part of that push, the Commission held their monthly meeting in Norfolk on Friday on the campus of Northeast Community College. Commission chair Rex Fish... Read More

Norfolk Man Indicted on Federal Drug and Weapons Charges

OMAHA - A Norfolk man is facing decades in federal prison after a multiple count indictment released Friday. Acting United States Attorney Robert C. Stuart announced Friday that 31-year old Chadwick Board has been indicted on four different federa... Read More

Norfolk Area Unemployment Rate Dips Back Below 3 Percent

LINCOLN - The Norfolk area added more jobs in March. Preliminary labor statistics released Friday show that the unemployment rate for the area made up of Madison, Stanton and Pierce counties fell to 2.9 percent in March from 3.2 percent in Februar... Read More

One Person in Custody After Bank Robbery and ATV Chase

BANCROFT - A man is in custody after authorities say he robbed a bank and led them on a chase with his ATV> The Cuming County Sheriff’s Office says that the unidentified man entered the First Bank of Bancroft at about 5:30 p.m. Thursday and left... Read More

Corrections Director

LINCOLN - Corrections Director Scott Frakes says department reforms are working despite nearly 10 years of under-funding and recent violent incidents in Nebraska prisons. "We know a lot of the violence is orchestrated by people that aren't actual... Read More

Norfolk Public Library Breaks Ground on Expansion Project

NORFOLK, NE — The expansion project of the Norfolk Library is officially underway. Thursday afternoon community members gathered outside of the library for a groundbreaking ceremony. The breaking ground brings the beginning of the construc... Read More

Bring Gloves for the Second Annual Clean the Fork Day

NORFOLK, NE — Looking for something to do this Earth Day? The North Fork Outfitting “Clean the Fork” event is back for year two and here’s what volunteers need to know. REGISTRATION: 9:30AM - 11:00AM at Johnson Park. After 11:00AM, call... Read More