Pit bull protects child during attempted burglary

LINCOLN, Neb. -  A 9-year-old was home alone when his pit bull protected him during an attempted burglary on Wednesday evening. The incident took place at 5 p.m. in the 600 Block of N. 30th Street.... Read More

Mobile STEM Lab Travels to Area High Schools

MERNA—Local organizations have teamed up to create a collection of “maker spaces” to engage students in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM).  Drawing inspiration from Nebraska Public Power District (NPPD) and workin... Read More

Cold Weather Returning to Winter Olympics?

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea - While the 2014 Winter Olympic games in Sochi, Russia set records for their warm temperatures, athletes and fans alike will likely see a more seasonal weather pattern for this February's event. Watch the video here....... Read More

Reviews

LOS ANGELES, California - The latest chapter in the Star Wars saga is about to hit theaters across the world later this week, with the early reviews very positive for "The Last Jedi" after it was screened by critics. The film is expected to gross ove... Read More

Rare Snowfall Hits Southern United States

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Frigid temperatures behind a cold front combined with moisture off the Gulf of Mexico have yielded a rare snowfall in many parts of South and Southeast Texas. The National Weather Service reports snow from San Antonio into Eas... Read More

Georgia Dome Implosion Draws Large Audience

ATLANTA - The Georgia Dome came tumbling down in Atlanta this morning with the world looking on, including cameras set up from The Weather Channel. However, their cameras weren't exactly in the best spot once the implosion started. Watch the vi... Read More

Hurricane Maria Makes Landfall in Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - After largely escaping the wrath of Hurricane Irma earlier this month, Puerto Rico was not as fortunate today as Hurricane Maria made landfall this morning. The Category 4 hurricane made landfall just after 6 a.m. EDT in th... Read More

Norfolk Resident Wins Truck Giveaway

NORFOLK, NE — It is Tom Otto’s lucky day. The Norfolk resident received the keys to a new Ford F150 at the Norfolk Menard’s at noon on Friday. Otto was selected as the Grand Prize Winner of the truck after registering for the November 2016 ... Read More

Norfolk Library Doing Its Part to Give Back This Christmas Season

NORFOLK, NE — 'Tis the season of giving. That’s what Library Reference Assistant Lisa Peters says Christmas is about. “This time of the year the main thing of the Christmas season is giving. We put too much emphasis on receiving instead... Read More

Family Fun Fuels 13th Punkin Chunkin

PETERSBURG, NE — Pumpkins are a central part of Halloween festivities in Petersburg, Nebraska, like much of the nation.  However, they treat the pumpkins a bit differently in the Boone County town… they chunk them. Sunday was the 13th annual Pu... Read More

Unified Bowling Promotes Fun and Sportsmanship

NORFOLK, NE — Knocking down pins and breaking down barriers. That’s what these Norfolk High School students are doing as part of the first ever Unified Bowling League sanctioned by the Nebraska School Activities Association. The team is compo... Read More