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Lincoln limits city water

Lincoln limits city water

Learfield Wire Service, Reporter

March 19, 2019


Filed under State, Uncategorized

(Lincoln, NE)  --  Lincoln police have responded to multiple calls of people violating the city's water restrictions.  Mayor Chris Beutler ordered the restrictions on Sunday, forcing residents to restrict the amount of water they use because of flooding at the well fields in Ashland.  Since then,...

State prisons experiencing historic overcrowding

State prisons experiencing historic overcrowding

Learfield Wire Services

March 19, 2019


Filed under State, Uncategorized

LINCOLN --  Nebraska state prisons are currently as crowded as they have ever been.  The Omaha World-Herald reported that there were over 55-hundred inmates in state prisons as of Monday March 18, over two-thousand more than what those prisons were designed to handle.  State Corrections Director Scott...

February 21, 2019


Filed under Campus

https://youtu.be/gtEjRryiWsU Northeast Community College Students share their opinions on the parking situation on campus.

Northeast international business students work with their counterparts at Danish college

Northeast international business students work with their counterparts at Danish college

Special to the Viewpoint

February 12, 2019


Filed under Campus

NORFOLK– Students in Cara Hoehne’s International Business class at Northeast Community College have had the opportunity to get a glimpse of what working on a global scale beyond classroom walls truly means. Hoehne and Karen Spray, administrative professional instructor at Northeast, took five of the studen...

Cancellations and postponed events for Wednesday Jan. 30

Cancellations and postponed events for Wednesday Jan. 30

Special to the Viewpoint, Reporter

January 29, 2019


Filed under Campus

NORFOLK-- All Northeast Community College campuses closed due to dangerously cold weather conditions. (Norfolk, West Point, South Souix City, and O'Niell.) The Northeast men’s and women’s basketball games scheduled for tomorrow night at 5 and 7 p.m. have been postponed due to inclement weather. The Northeast women were...

Join the Lawdawgs football team

Join the Lawdawgs football team

Steven Hamling, Reporter

March 29, 2018


Filed under Activities, Sports, Top Stories

The Lawdawgs are a local football organization based out of Norfolk, Nebraska, who are looking to recruit new players to their team. The organization began in 1996 and was known as the Dakota Lawdawgs before moving to Norfolk in 2011. The Lawdawgs are a semi pro team, who are playing in the Midwest Football...

Northeast students selected as members of the Nebraska Intercollegiate Band

Northeast students selected as members of the Nebraska Intercollegiate Band

March 29, 2018


Filed under Activities

Two Northeast Community College students have been recognized for their exceptional musical abilities. Connor Lemke-Elznic and Seth Rivest were selected to participate in the annual Nebraska Intercollegiate Band. The group was made up of approximately 90 outstanding instrumentalists from colleges a...

New Northeast program to soar to new heights

New Northeast program to soar to new heights

March 13, 2018


Filed under Campus, Entertainment

NORFOLK, NE – Brian Anderson has been using cutting edge technology in his classroom for the past few years. Now the Northeast Community College broadcasting instructor is ready to take one particular method of technology to new heights. “Our new Drone Operation class, that will launch in the fall, will...

Northeast escape room earns national recognition

Northeast escape room earns national recognition

March 13, 2018


Filed under Campus

ORLANDO, FL – A campus activity at Northeast Community College has been recognized on the national level. The Night Hawks Escape Room, sponsored by the Student Activities Council (SAC), was presented the 2018 National Event of the Year award from the Association of the Promotion of Campus Activit...

Extreme Bowling

Extreme Bowling

Luna Sierra, Reporter

February 27, 2018


Filed under Activities, Campus, Entertainment, Top Stories

Wacky Wednesday’s Extreme Bowling was held on February 21 at King’s Lanes in Norfolk, Nebraska. It was a free event for all current Northeast students and $5 for guests. Many students enjoyed this fun evening when the bowling alley is dark and the lanes are lit with black and neon lights for the...

Conversation at Northeast focuses on recruiting young professionals to the region

Conversation at Northeast focuses on recruiting young professionals to the region

February 27, 2018


Filed under Campus, Local News

The region served by Northeast Community College is no different than many parts of the country when it comes to workforce and economic vitality. While some progress has been seen in attracting and retaining young professionals to the region, local officials say more can be done. The issue was the s...

Northeast students work the OEAA’s annual awards show for the third year

Northeast students work the OEAA’s annual awards show for the third year

February 27, 2018


Filed under Campus, Talkin' hawks

Five Northeast Community College media arts students participated in a live event in Omaha that exposed them to the best of real-world experiences. For the third consecutive year, broadcasting and digital cinema and media students were asked to provide video production services for the Omaha Entertainment...

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