Grant awarded to City of Norfolk for façade improvements
The City of Norfolk was recently awarded $435,000 in Community Development Block Grant funding to help with commercial rehabilitation activities downtown in the form of façade improvements through the Nebraska Department of Economic Development.
27th Annual Compassionate Friends Candlelight Service set for December 10
SIDNEY -- The Sidney Chapter of Compassionate Friends is hosting the annual Candlelight Service 6 p.m December 10. The service will be held at The Well Church, 432 20th St, Sidney. The event is designed as a solemn opportunity to remember loved-ones.
Sam & Louie's closing in Sidney, Savor and Grace moving downtown
Stan and Melissa Norgard announced this morning Sam & Louie's Italian Restaurant and Pizzeria in Sidney is closing. The Norgards will be focusing on their brewing operation and Savor and Grace will be moving to the Sam & Louie's location.
Railyard explosion, inspections raise safety questions about Union Pacific’s hazmat shipping
Federal inspectors have twice found hundreds of defects in the locomotives and railcars Union Pacific uses at the world’s largest railyard in Nebraska, but none of those seem to explain why a shipping container filled with toxic acid exploded this fall.