Dancers Leap Their Way Into Norfolk

NORFOLK - Hundreds of kids got to show their stuff as one of the biggest dance competitions in the nation came to Norfolk over the weekend. The Leap! National Dance Competition was held at the John... Read More

Columbus Residents Play Putt Putt to Raise Money

COLUMBUS - Next Generation of Kiwanis of Columbus hosted the Puttin' Around Columbus Fundraiser on Saturday. Participants built teams of four to play putt putt in different establishments around Columbus to raise money for the community. "We ha... Read More

Seatbelts are Credited for Preventing a Potential Deadly Rollover Accident Friday

STANTON, NE — Two brothers were sent to the hospital after a one vehicle accident. Stanton County Deputies responded to a one vehicle accident on Highway 57, five and a half miles south of Stanton at 5:10 p.m. Friday. A northbound pickup whic... Read More

Norfolk Chamber of Commerce Preparing for 48th Banquet

NORFOLK — The Norfolk Area Chamber of Commerce’s annual banquet is about celebrating the past year’s achievements, but this year’s ‘Light it Up’ theme is about looking forward. “This celebration is about what’s happened in the last... Read More

Norfolk FFA Host Annual Farm Day at Ag Complex

NORFOLK, NE — The Norfolk FFA Chapter held their annual animal farm day at the Northeast Community college AG complex. The event is a great opportunity for the kindergarteners to see agriculture up close and personal. Chapter Officer of Norfolk ... Read More

Rural Nebraska Population Loss May be Slowing

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Population loss in rural Nebraska may be slowing, according to new U.S. Census Bureau figures released Thursday. The federal agency released its 2016 updates to population figures for counties and metropolitan areas. The sta... Read More

Area Teams Shine at State Speech Competition

KEARNEY - Northeast Nebraska was well-represented on day one of the state speech tournament in Kearney. The Norfolk High speech team finished fifth in the team standings in Class A. The Panthers medaled in four different events overall. Columbu... Read More

OC Seniors Win Big At Norfolk Home & Garden Show

Orchard-Clearwater came up as victors for the 2017 Norfolk Home and Garden Show’s “Green” Project Industrial Tech Contest. Due to the Norfolk Home and Garden show falling on St. Patrick’s Day weekend, the show featured a “Green” theme ... Read More

Norfolk Area Adds Jobs in February

LINCOLN - The Norfolk-area saw over one-hundred jobs added in February. State labor statistics released Friday show that the area comprised of Madison, Pierce and Stanton counties gained 123 net jobs in February. That increase meant the Norfolk-ar... Read More

Shake-Up at Norfolk Catholic Confirmed

Norfolk, NE—A  major shake-up at Norfolk Catholic High School, involving storied head football coach and principal Jeff Bellar, has been confirmed by church officials. News Channel Nebraska first reported that Bellar, who is not Catholic, is st... Read More

Ponca Tribe to Commemorate Tribal History With Walk

NORFOLK - The Ponca Tribe is hosting an event designed to honor their heritage and educate others. The Tribe will be hosting a remembrance walk from April 29th to May 11th, running from Niobrara to Barneston. Tribal leaders say the walk retraces t... Read More