Both Fairbury and Dorchester Place in Top Eight at State Journalism

NORFOLK - On Monday afternoon, students across the state showcased their journalism skills in Norfolk and many in the area are going home happy. Both Dorchester and Fairbury placed in the top eigh... Read More

Fairbury Council Approves City Street Improvements

FAIRBURY - The Fairbury City Council approved a pair of street paving projects Tuesday night. The council voted in favor of repaving B Street from 11th to 14th Streets and 9th Street from F to H. The work will be done by Pavers Inc., a contractor ... Read More

PWF Road East of Fairbury to Close Monday

FAIRBURY - A rural intersection in Jefferson County will be closed for road work on Monday. Jefferson County Sheriff Nels Sorensen said the intersection of 573 Avenue and PWF Road will be closed Monday for the blacktop to be milled. Sorensen sa... Read More

New Playground in Fairbury to be Under Construction Soon

FAIRBURY - It all stated with an idea. An idea to construct a playground on the north side of town so children weren't crossing over U.S. Highway 136 to get to the only playground located on the south side Fairbury. Faith Lutheran Church in Fair... Read More

Early Morning Fire In Alexandria Covers The Town In Smoke

At 4:45 am this Morning (Wednesday), Alexandria Rural Fire Department responded to a structure fire at the Jack Hunt Farm a mile south of Alexandria.  An out building was engulfed in flames. According to a member of the fire department, there wer... Read More

Fairbury Board Sets Salaries, Recognizes Academic All-State Winners

FAIRBURY - Fairbury Public Schools administrators will all receive 3.5 percent pay increases for the 2017-18 school year. The Board of Education approved the increase as part of a series of actions during its meeting Monday night. Board President ... Read More

Fairbury Schools Question Legislature's Tax Proposals

FAIRBURY - The Fairbury Public Schools Board of Education took issue with the tax proposals being debated in the Nebraska Legislature during their meeting Monday night. The board signed on to a resolution supported by Nebraskans United for Propert... Read More

Fairbury Police Led On Brief Chase Early Sunday

FAIRBURY - Fairbury police are looking for two people after a brief chase early Sunday morning. An officer was at the intersection of 5th and C Streets shortly after midnight when a blue Ford Taurus passed him at high speed. As the officer tried t... Read More

As Ice Develops on Roads, Salt Trucks Head Out in Marysville

MARYSVILLE, KS - NCN's Elise Waller gives an updated report in the Marshall County, Kansas area as ice begins to develop on roads, trees and power lines. Salt trucks were heading out around 8:30 p.m. to try and beat the worst of the storm....... Read More

Icy Weather Affects Beatrice Both In Town And On Highways

Our Doug Kennedy discusses how the City of Beatrice prepares for weather, and what highways to avoid....... Read More

Marysville's Beloved Black Squirrels Now Featured As Statues

MARYSVILLE, KS - "Marysville has always been known as Black Squirrel City. The folklore was that in the early 1900's a carnival came to town, and the carnival brought two Black Squirrels - one male and one female, and a small boy let them out and the... Read More