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Man Arrested for DUI Following Disturbance

January 23, 2013


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On January 22, 2013, the Norfolk Police Division received a report of a disturbance at Franklin’s Bistro, located at 904 Riverside Boulevard. Upon arrival, officers were advised by management that two male subjects refused to leave the establishment after being told to leave. Officers made contact...

Norfolk Man Arrested Wednesday Night

January 10, 2013


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Charles Wemhoff, 57, of Norfolk, was arrested for 3rd degree assault and Obstructing a Police Officer. Wemhoff was housed in the Norfolk City Jail. According to the Norfolk Police Department around 8:30 pm on January 9, 2013 Norfolk Police Officers were called to the Phoenix Room bar located at 2608...

Culver’s Hosts Fundraiser to Help Employee

Nikita Rector, Editor in Chief

December 11, 2012


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Wednesday, December 12, 2012, Culver's in Norfolk, Neb will be hosting a fundraiser to support employee’s cancer treatment. Karl Eddy, who has worked at Culvers in Norfolk for two years, has recently been diagnosed with liver cancer. “He is hardworking, personable, and friendly.” Culver’s...

Flood Presented With Friend of Community College Award by the NCCA

Flood Presented With Friend of Community College Award by the NCCA

November 15, 2012


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NORFOLK – The speaker of the Nebraska Legislature has been recognized for his work with the state’s two-year colleges. State Senator Mike Flood, Norfolk, is one of this year’s Friend of Community Colleges Award recipient from the Nebraska Community College Association (NCCA).  The honor was...

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Waylon Goodwin, Nikita Rector, Shift Editor, Editor in Chief

October 9, 2012


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Besides October being Domestic Violence Awareness and National Book Club month, October is also Breast Cancer Awareness month. Breast Cancer is the most common form of cancer among women, and there are currently over 2.5 million breast cancer survivors in the U.S. According to Freedictionary.com...

The Young Americans Come to Norfolk

The Young Americans Come to Norfolk

Dale Hayes Jr., Nikita Rector, Business Manager, Editor in Chief

October 9, 2012


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The Young Americans performing group will be returning to the Norfolk area this year. They will be holding a workshop at Norfolk Catholic High School October 25th through the 27th, with a concert being held on the final night.  This is third time that Norfolk Catholic has hosted the Young Americans. ...

Furby: Back from the Dead

Furby: Back from the Dead

Daira Gentrup, Graphic Artist

October 4, 2012


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There are many games, toys and shows we remember from our childhood. We loved them, we hated them and one day we’ll be telling our kids about how hard it was to grow up without all the new gadgets and gizmos that will be invented in the next 20 years. There’s one toy though, that will haunt my memories...

O’Neill High School Is At It Again

Caitlin Wilson, Reporter

September 14, 2012


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O'Neill High School is always doing something fun and exciting with the technology of today's world. On Tuesday September 4th, the students of Micheal Peterson's accounting class got the idea to pay tribute to Colin Dodd's rap about the Debit Credit Theory. After watching his video, the students decided...

Robbery Suspect in Custody

Waylon Goodwin, Shift Editor

September 11, 2012


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28 year old, Robert Joseph Thomas, was arrested September 6, 2012 in connection with a robbery that occurred in South Sioux City, NE in late July. Police say Thomas entered the Bank of the West  located at 1001 Dakota Ave. in South Sioux City, and demanded money from employees threatening them saying...

PRESIDENT OBAMA VISITS SIOUXLAND

PRESIDENT OBAMA VISITS SIOUXLAND

Waylon Goodwin, Editor/Reporter

September 4, 2012


Filed under Local News, National

President Barack Obama made an appearance on the Morningside College Campus in Sioux City, Iowa, Saturday Sept. 1, 2012 Some of the key issues President Obama touched on were the importance of the middle-class, and the importance of voting in the upcoming election in November. When the Democratic...

Car Crash on Highway 35

Car Crash on Highway 35

Britt Young, News Editor

April 24, 2012


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Between Benjamin Avenue and Norfolk Avenue on Highway 35 there was an accident that left two vehicles in bad shape. Around 4:00p.m on Monday, April 24th, two vehicles (a pickup and an explorer) collided as they tried to get off the side of the road to miss each other. One ambulance was on the scene,...

Summer events in Norfolk

April 19, 2012


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For people that always say that there is not much to do in Norfolk during the year, wait until the summer starts. The summer events start off with the traditional DC Lynch carnival in the Sunset Plaza parking lot. The carnival, that comes twice a year to Norfolk, will be making its visit to Norfolk from...

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