January 2014 News Archive

GOP Senate Candidates Share Similar Views

Bruning Reconsiders Run for Governor

Mistrial Declared in Case of Beatrice Six

Wisner Woman Killed in Cuming County Crash

New Attorneys Named for "Boys Don't Cry" Defendant

Man Who Killed Niobrara Child Paroled for Third Time

200 New Jobs Coming to Norfolk

Commissioners Looking at Funding Possibilities

Ron Schmidt Running for Commissioner Seat

Debate Continues on Electoral Votes

Presentation on Brain Fog to be Held at Faith Regional

Norfolk Mayor, Nucor CEO Will Join Governor for Thursday Morning News Conference

Norfolk Man Arrested for Sexual Assault

Taxes Still Gov. Heineman's Top Issue

Morning Kiwanians Will Sell Popcorn Wednesday

Commissioners Award Northeast Industrial Highway Contract to Iowa Firm

Hinrichsen Gets 2 Life Sentences

Catholic Schools Week Underway

Wild Turkey Federation Banquet Saturday

Beef Profit Tip Workshop Set For Next Week

"A Time to Heal" Workship Offered at Faith Regional

Bald Eagle Illegally Shot Near Verdigre

Sioux City Police Say 3 Killed in Same House Since November

Governor Supports Tax Exemption for Ag Parts

Governor Wants "Earned Time," not "Good Time" Law

Northeast Community College Regional Coordinator Named for Cedar County

Norfolk Police Cleared of Wrongdoing in 2011 Case

Interim Co-Directors Named for Northeast District

West Point to Host Feedlot Roundtable

Evacuated Battle Creek Residents May Return to Their Homes (audio & video)

Services Set for Virginia Chaffin

Tax Exemption for Ag Equipment Bill Advances

State Unemployment Down in December

Homer Driver Charged in Crash Death

Nebraska Ag Secretary Blasts EPA

Norfolk Icon Doherty Named to Nebraska Business Hall of Fame

Bond Issue Will Save Norfolk Thousands of Dollars

Funeral Service Held for Omaha Girl Killed by Stray Bullet

Memorial Fund Set Up After Omaha Plant Accident

Nebraska Tourism Officials Defend State Slogan Change

Report on Rail Risks May Boost Keystone XL

Judge Says Lawsuit Targeting Nebraska Drivers License Law Can Go Forward

Powerbill Million Claimed Anonymously

Street Closing Postponed

Solid Waste Transport Costs Increase

Live Theater Coming to Norfolk

Waste Transportation Costs Increase

OSHA Seeking Cause of Omaha Industrial Accident

Pirsch Announces Endorsements in Bid for State Auditor

Auditor: Nebraska Has 30 Days to Repay $22 Million

10 Hurt in Omaha Explosion, At Least 2 Sent to Burn Center

Village Flower Shoppe Has New Owner

Rollover Crash Kills Homer Woman

Only Republicans Have Filed for 2014 Madison County Races

Domina To Enter Senate Race

Norfolk Firefighters Extinguish Air-Controlling Unit Blaze at The City Scooter Store

Wayne to Host Workshop for Specialty Crop Growers

Nebraska Fertilizer Application Training Offered

Veterans' Job Fair Planned for Omaha

Winnebago Teen Killed in Crash

Jury Sides With Forumula Maker in Sioux City Lawsuit

Sioux City Iintervenes in Gaming License Litigation

Superfund Cleanup Work to Begin in Norfolk

Bill Would Allow Online Voter Registration

"Nebraska" Garners 6 Academy Award Nominations

Janssen Bill Seeks to Offset Health Care Law Penalty

Berryman Tapped as First Norfolk Catholic Schools President

Nebraska Lawmakers to Push for $9 Minimum Wage

Manning Foundation to Earn $500 for Every 'Omaha'

Nebraska suing EPA over power plant standards

Antelope County Couple Found Alive and Safe

Winds Up To 60 MPH Thursday

Gov. Heineman: Long-term Approach Needed for Prisons

Governor To Call for $370M to $500M in Tax Cuts During State of the State

Central City Voters Recall School Board Member

Farm Show Begins Wednesday

Oscar Event Scheduled for Norfolk

Study Ranks Nebraska No. 1 for Long-Term Solvency

Sioux City Gambling Group Halts Local Grants

Nebraska Lawmakers Advance $250 Fine for Manure Spills

Appeals Court Upholds Firing of Former Wayne Police Officer

Norfolk Police Arrest Suspect for Assault

Investigation Continues into Antelope County Couple's Disappearance

Estate Planning Workshop Set for Late January

There's Still Time to Work on Youth Philanthropy Entries

State Patrol Trooper to Speak at Farm Show

Red Cross Urges Blood Donors to Step Forward

Governor to Propose "Good Time" Changes

Zimmerer Tapped as New Norfolk Area Chamber of Commerce President, CEO

Night of Pink Stars Will Raise Funds to Combat Breast Cancer

League of Human Dignity Fundraiser Jan. 25

Cash Leases to be Discussed at Farm Show

NECC Board of Governors Installs New Officers

Nebraska Lawmakers to Begin Floor Debate Monday

Dist. 3 Congress Candidate Battling Cancer

New Rules Lead to Small-Market Pilot Shortages

Tyson Workers Approve New Contract at Dakota City

Central City School Board Recall Vote Tuesday

Lt. Gov. Heidemann to Speak in Norfolk Wednesday

Civil Air Patrol Suspends Search for Missing Couple

Suicide in Northeast Nebraska Part 5

Nebraska, Iowa Officials Wary of River Ice

Farm Show Will Include Marketing Workshop

Norfolk Police Warn of Phone Scam That Targets Grandparents

Norfolk Pharmacist to Host Rock-'n-Roll Birthday Bash

Nebraska Board of Education Elects New Leaders

Ag Economy Subject of Columbus Luncheon

Search Underway for Couple Missing Since Jan. 4

Suicide in Northeast Nebraska Part 4

Sioux City Toddler Survives 9 Hours in Cold Car

State Patrol Investigating Burwell Deaths as Murder-Suicide

Field House Concept Faces Challenges

City Sells Last of its Railroad Property

Farm Bill "Might" be Discussed at Farm Show

Scholar Says Education Trumps Taxes for Nebraska Growth

Bill Would Allow Nebraska Farmers to Mow Ditches More Often

Suicide in Northeast Nebraska Part 3

Bodies of Father, Daughter Found in Burwell

Connie Barnes Celebrates 25 Years With Behavioral Health Specialists

State Climatologist to Speak at Farm Show

City Council Eliminates Parking Spaces Near City Office

Sen. Scheer to Introduce School District Alliance Bill

3 Area Amateur Comedy Competitions in Northeast Nebraska This Winter

Candidates File For Election, Re-election in Madison County

Taxes Top Agenda as State Legislature Begins 60-day Session Wednesday

State Report: Nebraska Prisons Missed Trouble Signs in Jenkins

Suicide in Northeast Nebraska - Part 2

Positive Signs in New Sewer System for Woodland Park

Sen. Scheer Wants Simpler School Funding

Boone County Courthouse to Close for Sheriff's Funeral

State Patrol Trooper Hope New Driving Simulator Helps Save Teen Lives

Meeting Tuesday on Indoor Rec Facility

Nebraska Turkey Permits to be Available Jan. 13

Norfolk Firefighters Respond to Eisenhower Ave. Blaze

Two Gubernatorial Candidates to Introduce Tax Plans

Heineman May Endorse Gubernatorial Candidate -- in the Spring

Suicide in Northeast Nebraska - Part 1

Accident in Park Leads to DUI Arrest

Man Arrested for Domestic Assault, Threats, Theft

Three Meth Arrests in Norfolk over Weekend

Services Set for Long-Time Norfolk Realtor

Schools Close for Bitter Cold

Sen. Scheer Says Water Project Has Big Price Tag

Gov. Heineman Preparing "United Front" on Tax Cuts

Estate Planning Workshop Wednesday in Columbus

Norfolk Public Library to Offer Beginning Computer Classes

Randolph Man Honored for "Idea of the Month"

Madison Man Pleads No Contest to 2012 Norfolk Shooting

Director Leaving UNL Northeast District

Sen. Scheer Says 60-day Session Will be Busy

Tryouts Next Week for "Prisoner of 2nd Avenue"

School Children Help NECC's O'Neill Extended Campus Effort

Nebraska Patrol Arrests Nearly 80 Impaired Drivers

Central Nebraska Vets' Home Makes National Priority List

2 Mountain Lions killed in 1st Nebraska Season

Norfolk Woman Gets Probation for Stealing From Casino

Faith Regional Announces Norfolk's First Baby for 2014

Sen. McGill Launches Auditor's Campaign

Retired National Guard Officer to Run for Third District

Five Cities Get Extra Road Funds

Four DUI Arrests in Norfolk over Holiday Weekend

Lincoln Sen. McGill Launches Bid for State Auditor

Expect Higher Food Prices for 2014

Gov. Heineman, Sen. Nordquist Spar Over Medicaid Expansion

Donations Needed for Malawi School

Economic Survey Suggests Optimism for Midwest