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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.
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
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.
Dad gets jail, probation for beating 13-year-old son
NORFOLK, NE (AP) -A Norfolk man has been sentenced to jail and given probation for beating his 13-year-old son.The Norfolk Daily Newsreports 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 o
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.
Sioux City man arrested in fatal Omaha carjacking
Saturnino “Tuno” Covarrubias Jr., 19, was arrested Friday morning by officers with the U.S. Marshals Northern Iowa Fugitive Task Force and Sioux City Police Department.
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.
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
Judge: Eagle Butte man gets year shaved from prison sentence for “not lying”
Brian Picotte, 38, of Eagle Butte, was sentenced this week in Pierre to five years in prison, with three suspended, by state Circuit Judge Mark Barnett for a felony drug charge to which he pleaded guilty. (Photo from Sioux City, Iowa jail)
Wayne State continues to build strong youthful roster
The Wayne State football team is coming off its first winning season in 5 years. and the Wildcats continue to build their program through a young, talented roster.
EMERSON COUPLE CHARGED WITH CHILD ABUSE OF TEENAGE SONS - KSCJ 1360
Dakota County Court records say 41-year-old Blaine Busker and his 38-year-old wife, Donella Busker, are both charged with two misdemeanor counts of child abuse.
Sioux City Compressed Steel worker transported to a local hospital after being stuck in a piece of machinery
SIOUX CITY (KTIV) -A Sioux City Compressed Steel employee went the hospital after getting stuck in a piece of Machinery Thursday morning.It happened at the company's plant on Boulevard of Champions in Singing Hills.Details are still sketchy, but Sioux City Fire Rescue responded to a report that the
Hometown Farmer - Haskell Ag. Lab Field Day
There were fun and games, science experiments and even a bear sighting near Concord, NE Tuesday, August 14th.
Couple charged with depriving children of food
DAKOTA CITY -- An Emerson, Nebraska, couple faces child abuse charges stemming from allegations that they locked cupboards and the refrigerator in their home so their sons could not eat snacks and locked them out of a bathroom so they could shower only on appointed days.Blaine and Donella Busker als
Morningside Elementary principal resigns 'under duress'
“Dawn Stansbury resigned from her position with the Sioux City Community School District (Tuesday) afternoon, therefore, the notice of the school board meeting was cancelled," Mayo said. "Mrs. Stansbury declined an assignment and declined to return to work.”
Work to begin on Nebraska highway to Vermillion bridge
Weather permitting, milling will begin this week on Nebraska Highway 15 from its junction with Nebraska Highway 12 near Maskell, north to the bridge.
South Sioux City Library's cookbook book club brings out the gourmet (and gourmand) in everyone
At 6:30 p.m. every second Thursday of the month, area cooks are encouraged to bring in a cookbook, a recipe and a finished dish that will be sampled by fellow book club members.
Northeast Nebraska Parents accused of Child Abuse
EMERSON, Neb. (AP) _ Parents of two teenage boys in northeast Nebraska have been accused of locking cupboards and a refrigerator to keep their sons from eating snacks and sitting on the boys as punishment. Dakota County Court records say 41-year-old Blaine Busker and his 38-year-old wife, Donella Bu
Sioux City elementary principal resigns 'under duress'
SIOUX CITY (KTIV) -A Sioux City elementary principal has resigned her position, saying she is doing so 'under duress'.On Tuesday, Dawn Stansbury submitted her letter of resignation to the Sioux City Community School District.In her one-sentence letter, the former Morningside Elementary principal sai
Nebraska Highway 35 asphalt project underway
WAKEFIELD, Neb. -- Asphalt work has begun on a section of highway between Wakefield and Emerson in Nebraska.According to the Nebraska Department of Transportation, milling and asphalt work will be done on Nebraska Highway 9/35 from its west junction north of Wakefield to the east junction at Emerson