Shoplifting Investigation Escalates Into Multiple Charges

NORFOLK - A shoplifting investigation turned into nine different charges for a Wisconsin woman. Norfolk Police Capt. Michael Bauer says 28-year old Jaleesa Moder was arrested on Monday. Police were... Read More

Rural Towns Face Aging Populations

BATTLE CREEK — It’s common knowledge that the trend is for the young population to leave rural Nebraska. But what would happen if the elderly population starts leaving too? Well, that would spell disaster for many rural communities who feature a ... Read More

Small Gas Leak in Pierce Warrants Precautionary Evacuation

Some Pierce residents were temporarily placed on alert Thursday afternoon. Crews demolishing the former Farm and Garden building on the northeast corner of Main and Mill streets struck a gas service line just after noon. The crew had been told ga... Read More

Columbus and Norfolk Share Population Growth as a Priority

Columbus and Norfolk. They’re rivals on the court, separated by just 40 miles of four-lane highway, but they’ve seen a different trajectory in population growth over the past 15 years. Columbus has made growth a priority and increased its popu... Read More

Norfolk School Board Addressing State Legislature

NORFOLK — Norfolk Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Jami Jo Thompson is keeping her eye on the Nebraska State Legislature. In the school board meeting Monday night, Thompson said there are 187 bills this session that could directly impact educat... Read More

Fire Destroys Business in O'Neill

O'NEILL - A downtown O'Neill business appears to be destroyed by a fire. Video provided to News Channel Nebraska by O'Neill radio station KBRX shows a fire raging Friday morning at Curt's Repair at the corner of 3rd and Douglas Streets in O'Neill.... Read More

For The Girls Draws Sell-Out Crowd

NORFOLK, NE — You could feel the energy radiate from Lori Williams at the For the Girls Fundraiser Wednesday night, and it’s easy to see why. The Divots DeVent Center was packed with a sell-out crowd of over 800 guests, patrons milled through si... Read More

Northeast Nebraska Hit With 6-8 Inches of Snow Wednesday Morning.

NORFOLK, NE — Mother nature dumped more snow on northeast Nebraska on Wednesday morning. This storm… caught the area off guard more than others from this season, as meteorologists snowfall estimations climbed throughout Tuesday. Plow driver ... Read More