FRHS Offers Public Health Tips After Flooding

_informq.push(); NORFOLK, NE — Officials with Faith Regional Health Services are giving advice on how to keep safe and healthy after the recent flooding in the state. Chair of Infection Control ... Read More

_informq.push(); SIDNEY – Fremont County Emergency Management Coordinator Mike Crecelius welcomed news of receding water on Day 7 of record flooding along the Missouri River, but his mood remains somber. Crecelius: “We’re going to... Read More

CEDAR COUNTY - A South Dakota man is sentenced for his role in the killing of a bald eagle in Cedar County, Nebraska. Court records show 27-year-old Abel Hernandez of Yankton, South Dakota was sentenced Wednesday to three years probation, 300 hour... Read More

Omaha, NE.—The Army Corps of Engineers is defending its decision to send water down the Missouri River even though it contributed to the Flood of 2019. Watch NCN in Omaha on Cox Cable 1116   _informq.push();...... Read More

_informq.push(); NORFOLK - Students at Norfolk Senior High School are advocating for driver safety in one of the lowest seatbelt use counties in Nebraska. The Teens In The Driver Seat at Norfolk High has been recognized at the state and natio... Read More

_informq.push(); PIERCE, NE — A northeast Nebraska bank is offering new loan options for those affected by recent floods. Midwest Bank unveiled an emergency flood relief program this week that offers up to $5,000 at five percent interest rate f... Read More

COLUMBUS - After 39 years of service, Jack Gutierrez is stepping down as athletic director of Central Community College. CCC announced Gutierrez's retirement on Thursday, and volleyball coach Mary Young has been appointed as interim athletic direc... Read More

NORFOLK, NE (WJAG) - A group of individuals is working on transporting up to 20,000 corn stalk bales from a generous donor in Iowa, to farmers in need in Nebraska. Tom Preister of Cornlea, NE. tells WJAG that he and a group consisting of Keith Hem... Read More

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump declared a major disaster Thursday for the state of Nebraska resulting from severe winter weather and massive flooding. The declaration opens the door to federal aid to help state, tribal and local r... Read More

NORFOLK - The search for a missing Norfolk man continues as authorities comb the North Fork Elkhorn River. Members of Norfolk Fire and Rescue, Norfolk Police and other agencies searched the area Thursday morning looking for any sign of 30-year-o... Read More

OMAHA--As historic flooding hits the Midwest, residents in Nebraska face damage to homes and communities. This loss is tragic, and the cleanup of flooding itself creates the potential for serious and long-lasting threats to health. The American Lung ... Read More