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Adrian Smith

Adrian Smith Commentary

Jan 19, 2024 / Press Release

Upholding the Work of Pregnancy Resource Centers By Rep. Adrian Smith This week, thousands came to Washington to participate in the 51st annual M...
Nebraska Emergency Management Agency

Nebraska Floodplain Day Coming to Broken Bow

Jan 19, 2024 / NEMA

A two-day annual event, Nebraska Floodplain Day, will be held in Broken Bow this year, February 21st and 22nd. Day one will include a Basic Floodpl...
St Paul Introduces School Bond Election For $17,975,000

St Paul Introduces School Bond Election For $17,975,000

Jan 19, 2024 / KRGI News - St Paul Public Schools

(St Paul, NE) – Friday morning the St Paul Board of Education introduced a school bond election in an amount not to exceed $17,975,000. The b...
Grand Island Central Catholic

GICC Accepting Elementary School Applications

Jan 19, 2024 / GICC

Area families now have a new option for their children’s education. After breaking ground in March 2023, Grand Island Central Catholic’...
Nebraska Department of Education

Summer Food Service Program Grant Released

Jan 19, 2024 / NDE

Children need good food all year long, even when they are not in school. The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) provides healthy meals to children,...
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UNL, Nebraska FSA to Host ARC/PLC Informational Webinar

Jan 19, 2024 / FSA

Nebraska USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) is reminding producers now is the time to make elections and enroll in the Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) ...
Nebraska Department of Education

Nebraska Schools Among 65 Nationally Recognized for Academic Achievement In 2023

Jan 19, 2024 / NDE

Two Nebraska schools are among 65 across the U.S. that have been named 2023 National ESEA Distinguished Schools for the extraordinary success of th...
Nebraska Department of Education

Nebraska Students Selected For 2024 U.S. Senate Youth Program

Jan 19, 2024 / NDE

The Nebraska Department of Education is pleased to announce the names of two students selected as delegates to the 62nd annual United States Senate...
Pete Ricketts Files to Retain US Senate Seat

Pete Ricketts Files to Retain US Senate Seat

Jan 19, 2024 / Press Release

OMAHA, Neb. – Senator Pete Ricketts filed paperwork with the Nebraska Secretary of State’s office on Tuesday to appear on the ballot in...
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GI Police Report

Jan 19, 2024 / GIPD

News media report for: 01/19/24All crimes reported in this news media report are felonies for the past 24 hours. For more information on repor...

Winter Weather Continues

Jan 18, 2024 / NWS

A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect for north-northeastern portions of the forecast area, where new snowfall amounts today were highest. Th...
Department of Justice

Man Sentenced to 20 Years for Distributing Child Pornography

Jan 18, 2024 / DOJ

Acting United States Attorney Susan Lehr announced that Joseph S. Martin, 23, formerly of Hebron, Nebraska, was sentenced on January 18, 2024, in f...
City Of Grand Island

Spencer Schubert to Become First-Ever Grand Island Communications Manager

Jan 18, 2024 / City of GI

On February 1, 2024, the City of Grand Island will be adding a new member to its Administration team following a national search for candidates. Ma...
Nebraska Department of Corrections

Corrections Workers Injured

Jan 18, 2024 / NDCS

Two staff members at the Reception and Treatment Center (RTC) sustained serious injuries in two separate inmate assaults. The first incident happe...
Open Sky Institute

Open Sky Responds to State of the State

Jan 18, 2024 / Press Release

As proposals emerge to meet the Governor’s goal of a 40% decrease in revenue generated from property taxes, let’s be clear that sales t...
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GIPS Foundation Welcomes New Board Members

Jan 18, 2024 / GIPS

At their January 18 meeting, the Grand Island Public Schools Foundation Board of Directors elected Audrey Lutz-Musilek, President; Kelly Enck, Vice...

Nebraska Appleseed Response to the Governor’s State of the State

Jan 18, 2024 / Press Release

Nebraska Appleseed Response to the Governor’s State of the State LINCOLN, NE – Today, Nebraska Appleseed Executive Director Becky Goul...
Jim Pillen 2024

Governor Pillen Addresses the LegislatureAudio Icon, this article contains audio

Jan 18, 2024 / Press Release

Governor Jim Pillen State of the State Address  January 18, 2024 President Kelly, Speaker Arch, and members of the 108th Nebraska Legislature...
Central Community College

CCC Dental Hygiene Clinic Opens

Jan 18, 2024 / CCC

 (Hastings, Neb.) – The dental hygiene clinic at Central Community College-Hastings will open Jan. 24 for the 2024 spring semester. Both...
Pete Ricketts

Ricketts Slams EV Mandate

Jan 18, 2024 / News Release

Today, U.S. Senator Pete Ricketts (R-NE) slammed President Biden’s electric vehicle (EV) mandates after EV failures during the recent severe ...
Creighton News Release

Rural Mainstreet Economy Slumps into Negative Territory for Fifth Straight Month

Jan 18, 2024 / Creighton University

January 2024 Survey Results at a Glance: For a fifth straight month, the overall Rural Mainstreet Index sank below growth neutral. Farmland p...
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GI Police Report

Jan 18, 2024 / GIPD

All crimes reported in this news media report are felonies for the past 24 hours. For more information on reports, please contact Capt. Dean E...

Another Round of Winter Weather

Jan 18, 2024 / NWS

Light, blowing, and drifting snow is possible this afternoon and evening as the northwesterly winds will be gusting to around 35mph late this after...
Jim Pillen

Governor Plans State Town Hall Meetings

Jan 18, 2024 / Press Release

Gov. Pillen’s State of the State Town Hall Schedule: Scottsbluff, North Platte & Kearney LINCOLN, NE – Governor Jim Pillen will ho...
Preston Love

Preston Love Announces Senate Candidacy

Jan 18, 2024 / Press Release

Community advocate, educator, and award-winning author Preston Love announced his candidacy for the U.S. Senate today surrounded by longtime suppor...