Norfolk man arrested on drug chargesCody/WJAGNewsBreak Contributor
Funding granted for new Northeast Nebraska Regional Land BankCody/WJAGNewsBreak Contributor
City looking to add an additional water storage tankCody/WJAGNewsBreak Contributor
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Norfolk resident doesn't want taxpayer money being spent on artCody/WJAGNewsBreak Contributor
Jeff Jensen looking to challenge Norfolk's Ward 3 council seat
NORFOLK, Neb. -- A new candidate has thrown their hat in the ring to become a Norfolk city council member. Jeff Jensen announced his candidacy Monday morning through a press release, stating his intentions to run for the Ward 3 council seat. A longtime resident of Norfolk and Norfolk Lions...
Savor the Flavor: 6 Must-Try Pizzas in Norfolk
In this article, we explore six exceptional pizzerias in Norfolk. Have you had the chance to savor any of their pizzas yet? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Hot-mix facility takes steps toward possible expansion
An asphalt hot-mix facility has plans to expand in the southeast corner of Norfolk. Tracy Thompson with Midwest Coatings Co. of Modale, Iowa, came before the Norfolk Planning Commission on Wednesday morning with two requests that would move those plans forward. Read the Norfolk Daily News story at this link:...
Norfolk City Council gives thumbs up for RAISE grant application
The Norfolk City Council, last week, unanimously passed a resolution supporting a Madison County RAISE – or Rebuilding America’s Infrastructure with Sustainability and Equity - grant. The Norfolk Daily News’ Jon Humphries reports that RAISE is a federal discretionary-grant program through the Department of Transportation and aimed at...
Hastings named Grant Elementary principal
Paige Hastings is being promoted to Principal at Grant Elementary beginning July 1. Hastings has been with Norfolk Public Schools for four years, most recently as the assistant principal at Norfolk Senior High. Prior to that, Hastings was a district behavior specialist at NPS, a multi-tiered system of supports consultant,...
Norfolk woman announces bid for Nebraska Legislature
A woman from Norfolk has announced her bid for Nebraska's legislature.
Northeast Dean Encourages Individuals to do More Talking
NORFOLK, Neb. – The world has changed in recent years, including what seems like more political and social divisions. But rather than focusing on the differences between one another, a lot of common ground – and understanding – can be achieved by talking. That was one of...
Record highs possible Monday
The incredible heat continues for at least one more day and record high temperatures are possible. The bottom falls out on Wednesday!. A cold front will blast through late Tuesday into Wednesday giving us a chance for snow and much colder air. It’s short lived, however. Monday is going...
Today the gas price is close to $2.99 in Norfolk as of 2024-02-26. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Monday is $3.264, a week ago the price is $3.279 , according to AAA.
Pitchers shine as Hawks take three in Kansas
DODGE CITY, KS - The Northeast Community College baseball team traveled to Dodge City, Kansas Saturday and Sunday for matchups with Luna Community College, Highlands Community College and Dodge City Community College. The Hawks took Game 1 by a final score of 17-1 over Luna and turned around to take...
Nebraska Senators, Representatives To Inform Nebraska Freshmen – Juniors Abut US Service Academies
NORFOLK – Over the next month, five stops have been put together for Military Service Academy Days across the state. According to a release, U.S. Senators Deb Fischer (R-Neb.) and Pete Ricketts (R-Neb.) as well as U.S. Representatives Mike Flood (NE-01), Don Bacon (NE-02) and Adrian Smith (NE-03) announced that their staff will hold Service Academy Days in North Platte, Scottsbluff, Grand Island, Norfolk, Bellevue and Omaha.
Judge orders Bloomfield double homicide suspect to be held without bail
The man accused in a double homicide at a Bloomfield bowling alley on Tuesday allegedly admitted to fatally shooting the two victims and has been ordered to be held without bail. Read the Norfolk Daily News story at this link: https://norfolkdailynews.com/news/judge-orders-bloomfield-double-homicide-suspect-to-be-held-without-bail/article_e17d5786-d12e-11ee-9877-bb8a0ef6836f.html.
Requirements enforced for redevelopment project at North 13th Street
Everyone agreed that the current construction project taking place at 2409 N. 13th St. in Norfolk ultimately will improve the look of the property. But requirements for the project’s aesthetics because of its location in the highway corridor overlay district generated lengthy discussion and palpable frustration during Wednesday morning’s meeting of the Norfolk Planning Commission.
Hawk men, women fall in road contests Saturday
The Northeast Community College women’s basketball team traveled east to Keokuk, Iowa Saturday for a battle with Southeastern Community College. The Hawks dropped the conference contest by a final score of 58-57. Northeast (12-16, 8-11 ICCAC) led 36-26 at halftime and were in full control of the showdown most...
Norfolk woman arrested for damaging parked vehicle
Norfolk Police responded to the 1300 block of East Hayes Avenue, early Wednesday morning, for a report of someone damaging a parked vehicle. According to Capt. Mike Bauer, as the officers were responding, the suspect left in another vehicle. The reporting party provided a description. A Stanton County deputy later...
‘US92’ Sets New Record For St. Jude Radiothon.
Flood Communications “US92” KUSO Albion, NE raised $262,336 with its February 22-23 radiothon for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. The total sets a new record for the station, which began holding the radiothon in 2001. “Being able to be a part of something like this, as much...
Norfolk City Council approves advertising for bids mowing bids
In a unanimous vote, Norfolk city council members gave approval for the city to advertise for bid proposals from contractors who can pick up the slack with some needed city services. The Norfolk Daily News’ Jon Humphries said Streets director Will Elwell explained that his department could use some help...
Northeast Ceremony Recognizes Vet Tech Students’ Achievements
NORFOLK, Neb. – Students enrolled in Northeast Community College’s veterinary technology program received their coats and pins at a special ceremony held recently in Norfolk. Members of the class of 2024 received their veterinary technician pins. Members of the Class of 2025 were awarded a monogrammed white coat...
Highschool Basketball | 23 February Broken Bow Girls Game Notice
The Broken Bow Girls Basketball team will have a Conference tournament game with Battle Creek(Battle Creek, NE) on 23 February, 2024, None. As of now, Indians has won 16 games and lost 16 games, and the winning rate is 0.5.
Western Iowa Tech CC shoots past Northeast CC in regular season home finale
SIOUX CITY, IOWA (KCAU) – Western Iowa Tech Community College men’s basketball evened the score over Northeast Community College, flexing five players in double-digit scoring towards the 94-82 win during its regular season home finale in their inaugural season. The Comets wrap up the regular season at Iowa Central Community College on Wednesday.