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Norfolk man arrested for enticing 12-year-old girl
NORFOLK, Iowa (KCAU) - A Norfolk, Nebraska man was arrested Wednesday after police investigated reports of him trying to entice a minor.
New Field house expansion at Norfolk Family YMCA
"We get some type of a field house here, so it kind of started that way as a community thing and it ended up down to the YMCA getting it done and so it's going to be for everybody and not just Norfolk it's going to be for all the surrounding towns coming around" ,says Barb Preusker, Marketing Direct
Dad gets jail, probation for beating 13-year-old son
NORFOLK, Neb. (AP) — A Norfolk man has been sentenced to jail and given probation for beating his 13-year-old son.The Norfolk Daily News reports that the 36-year-old father on Thursday was given 60 days behind bars — with credit for one day served — and 18 months of probation. He'd been found guilty
One injured in motorcycle crash near Highway 13 and Highway 30
52-year-old William Rosno, from Pierce, Nebraska, was exiting Highway 30 eastbound and headed onto northbound Highway 13 when he lost control of his motorcycle.
Petsche resigns from Northeast board of governors
A longtime member of the Northeast Community College Board of Governors is stepping down from her seat. Shirley Petsche, of Petersburg, submitted her letter of resignation during the board’s monthly meeting Wednesday in Norfolk.In her letter, Petsche cited family obligations for leaving the board. S
Authorities warn of contractor scam in northeast Nebraska
They say that scammers will offer to work on asphalt, cement, tree trimming, roofing, house painting and siding jobs, often at reduced rates, but the materials and work are both poor quality.
Columbus Days still progressing despite weather
Despite the rainy weather, Columbus Days activities are still ready to go.The turtle races set for 11 a.m. and the Husker pep rally set for 1 p.m. will both be located under one of the two big tents in Frankfort Square, officials said.The Celebrate Ag Luncheon is also planned to run from 11 a.m. to
Dakota County murder suspect drops appeal of incompetency ruling
LINCOLN, Neb. -- A Wakefield, Nebraska, man charged with killing and dismembering another man has dropped his appeal of a judge's ruling that he is mentally incompetent to stand trial for murder.What happens next in the case is not yet certain.Andres Surber's attorney on Wednesday filed a motion in
Neligh-Oakdale Choir to perform with Foreigner
Members of the Neligh-Oakdale High School Choir will most likely experience a once-in-a-lifetime event when they perform with the band, Foreigner, at Divot's in Norfolk, Sunday, Sept. 2.Foreigner has partnered with the Grammy Foundation to support its mission of maintaining and restoring music educa
Bazile Creek Ringnecks Plan Family Fun Day At Area Lake
Members of Bazile Creek Ringnecks, along with members of the Wild Turkey Federation, will host their annual Family Fun Day on Saturday, Aug. 25.
New Field house expansion at Northfolk Family YMCA
Northfolk Family YMCA is heavily used in the community. There is now a need to expand the facilities. What is now a 75,000 square feet, will more than double in size. A field house is in the process of being built. The field house will have artificial turf for soccer all winter. Top floor will be a
Nebraska town celebrates 75th anniversary of being bombed
TARNOV, Neb. (KMTV) - 75 years ago this week, during World War II, a tiny town in northeast Nebraska found itself in the middle of the conflict. That's because several us bombs missed their desired targets on a practice range and struck thevillage of Tarnov.
Neligh ED director job description reviewed
Economic Development Director Gabe Steinmeyer told the board at the Monday, Aug. 13 meeting, an air conditioning unit would not be included in a Downtown Revitalization application filed by the organization, making the final financial request less than anticipated.The director’s job description was
Kniesche shines as #1 Wayne wins season opener
Wayne, NE —The Wayne softball team was anchored by junior pitcher Tori Kniesche on Thursday as the Blue Devils won their season opener against Blair 2-0.Kniesche struck out 15 Bear hitters, allowing just 1 hit over 7 innings.
Local officers, State Patrol chase down stolen Butler Co. Hummer
A driver of a Hummer H2 reportedly stolen in Butler County on Thursday and was pulled over for a traffic stop on the outskirts of Schuyler led law enforcement officers on a chase through the community before the driver jumped out of the vehicle and fled on foot.Jose Lance was arrested on charges of
Road Rage Incident Leads to Drug Arrest
NORFOLK – A Norfolk man is in jail facing drug and obstruction charges.Norfolk Police Captain Don Miller says 47-year old Craig Zautke was arrested early Saturday. Police were called to a road rage incident in town, when they spotted Zautke parking his vehicle into an alley behind his house.Officers
Proceedings Antelope County Board of Commissioners
July reports for Sheriff’s fee report, clerk of district court, zoning permit, treasurer’s fee report, treasurer’s miscellaneous fee report were reviewed.
Man killed after SUV collides into pickup in northeast NE
The incident happened around 4:15 Sunday afternoon outside Madison, Nebraska at the intersection of Highway 81 and Highway 32, according to the Madison County Sheriff's Office
DUI Arrests In Stanton County
On Sunday evening a 26-year- old Omaha man was clocked speeding at 118 mph in a 70 mph zone just east of Norfolk by the Stanton County Sheriff’s office.Mario Efrain Perez-Tzunux was stopped travelling west about five miles east of Norfolk about 6:00 p.m. Perez-Tzunux was found to be intoxicated and
Nebraska couple accused of sitting on kids, depriving them of food
DAKOTA CITY, Neb. (KCAU) - A couple near Emerson, Nebraska face charges of child abuse after reportedly sitting on two children's chests or backs as a form of punishment and depriving them of food.