Injury Accident in Northeast Norfolk

_informq.push(); NORFOLK, NE -- Slick roads contributed to a two vehicle accident in Norfolk sending one person to the hospital. Rescue crews were called to the intersection of Highway 35 and E... Read More

UPDATE: Stanton County Sheriff's Office Investigating an Alleged Scam Involving Village of Pilger Funds

PILGER, NE - A northeast Nebraska village's public funds are going under the microscope of law enforcement. Stanton County Sheriff Mike Unger announced Friday that his office, along with the Nebraska Attorney General's Office and federal authoriti... Read More

Fremont to continue paying Kris Kobach $10,000 a year to defend immigration ordinance

Fremont, Nebraska, will continue paying former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach at least $10,000 a year to defend its immigration ordinance, even though the last legal challenge to the rule ended in 2014. Fremont’s City Council unanimo... Read More

Mayor blocks effort to fire Fremont city administrators

FREMONT, Neb. — The mayor of Fremont has blocked an effort to fire two top city employees, arguing that it violates Nebraska state law and city codes. City Council member Susan Jacobus submitted a resolution to terminate the contracts ... Read More

South Dakota man gets jail, probation in fatal Nebraska ATV crash

HARTINGTON, Neb. — A South Dakota man accused of drinking alcohol before the fatal Nebraska crash of an all-terrain vehicle has been sentenced to 180 days in jail and five years of probation. Cedar County District Court records say 27-year-old D... Read More

Former Norfolk Man Pleads No Contest to Sexual Assault Charge

STANTON, NE — A former Norfolk man faces up to fifty years in prison after pleading no contest to sexual assault charges on Monday. Stanton County Sheriff Mike Unger says 60-year-old Paul Lovell entered a no contest plea to a charge of First Deg... Read More

Laugh and a Half Helps Fund Infant Incubator

_informq.push(); NORFOLK — A family fun event is helping future families in northeast Nebraska. Officials with the Laugh and a Half Marathon donated over $7,000 to the Faith Regional Foundation on Friday morning in Norfolk. The race organiz... Read More

Man accused of providing undocumented workers to O'Neill businesses takes plea deal

LINCOLN — A 22-year-old man accused of providing people living in the U.S. illegally to businesses in O'Neill, Nebraska, has made a plea deal. U.S. District Court records say 22-year-old Antonio De Jesus Castro pleaded guilty Tuesday in Lincoln ... Read More

NSP Trooper Warns of Dangerous Road Conditions

_informq.push(); LINCOLN --- As heavy snow and ice get dumped on southeast Nebraska, the Nebraska State Patrol is warning people to either stay home or drive slow. NSP Trooper Jeff Rutan talked to NCN's Brandon Aksamit about conditions in Lin... Read More

Dispute Between Nebraska Breweries and Distributors May Be Near an End

Imagine owning a craft brewery in Norfolk with a tasting room right across the street. Now imagine before you can send your product to the taste room, a third party distributor has to take the beer to Omaha, before bringing it back to your taste room... Read More

Nebraska Voter Registration Gets Extended

Nebraskan's are going to have more time to register to vote this election after lawmakers voted to extend the deadline. The decision was unanimously approved.  Citizens can now complete and submit voter registrations electronically until midnight... Read More