VERDIGRE, NE -- Residents of northern Knox County could get some relief thanks to a disaster fund set up by a Nebraska-based bank. Pinnacle Bank and the Village of Verdigre announced in a news release Tuesday that a Verdigre Disaster Relief Fund a'... Read More

BUTTE, NE -- Officials urge Boyd County residents to continue to limit their water use. A news release issued Monday afternoon by the North Central District Health Department says area residents should limit flushing of toilets, bathing, laundry a'... Read More

NIOBRARA, Neb. — Surrounded by thick slabs of ice stacked up to 10 feet high, Nathan Sucha stretched a measuring tape Sunday over a gaping hole in the concrete-block wall of the Country Cafe. He delivered perhaps the only good news his'... Read More

PIERCE, NE -- Residents of the eastern portion of Pierce remain evacuated but city officials have some positive news. "We're starting to gain some headway now in the east side of the city," Pierce Fire Chief Steve Dolesh said. "We did the mandato'... Read More

When Columbus farmer James Wilke learned that rising flood waters had stranded a motorist along a nearby country road early Thursday, he fired up his tractor and went to help in spite of the wind and rain. Guided by volunteer first respo'... Read More

_informq.push(); SPENCER, NE -- Officials say a dam in north central Nebraska has been compromised. Authorities with the National Weather Service and the Nebraska State Patrol say the dam was compromised sometime after five P-M Wednesday. Thi'... Read More

Zach Norenberg of Fremont is going to have a little news of his own to share when he attends his brother's wedding this weekend. Norenberg, 29, claimed a $1 million jackpot in Wednesday's Powerball jackpot after matching five of six numbers. He '... Read More

A $1 million ticket matching five of six numbers in Wednesday’s Powerball jackpot was sold this week in Fremont, Nebraska Lottery officials said. The ticket was sold at the Hy-Vee Gas station at 828 E. 23rd St. It matched the five white winning '... Read More

It’s hard to keep a secret in an elementary school, but this time it worked. Teacher Rebecca Streff said she was “clueless” before the big announcement on Monday that she received a Milken Educator Award — the only one in Nebraska this yea'... Read More

NORFOLK, NE -- Authorities say a disturbance led to two arrests and a Taser being deployed in Stanton County early Sunday morning. Stanton County Sheriff Mike Unger says the Sheriff's Office responded to a report of a brick thrown through the wind'... Read More

MADISON, NE -- A northeast Nebraska man found not competent to stand trial on a murder charge will be forced to take medication in an attempt to restore his competency. Court documents say District Judge Mark Johnson approved the State's motion to'... Read More

_informq.push(); WISNER, NE -- Snow has been falling for over two hours in Cuming County. NCN Weather Forecaster Austen Hagood is stationed in Wisner to monitor conditions and apparently... stock up on food!  Watch to see his interview with '... Read More

PILGER, NE -- A rural Pilger woman is in a hospital after a single-vehicle accident Monday night. The Stanton County Sheriff's Office responded to a crash on Highway 275 about two miles west of Pilger at 8:30 PM.  Sheriff Mike Unger says an eastb'... Read More

WEST POINT, NE -- A driver will be sentenced in April for his role in a three-vehicle accident in northeast Nebraska. Cuming County Court records say 20-year-old Alexander Ausdemore pleaded no contest Wednesday to misdemeanor vehicular homicide. H'... Read More