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Average tax refund in Nebraska ranks 31st highest in the nation

Average federal tax refunds in Nebraska ranked 31st among the 50 states, according to a new analysis from the website 24/7 Wall St.

SARPY COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Ribbon Cutting at AVI-SPL to be held April 25

Please join us in welcoming AVI-SPL to the Sarpy County business community and the Sarpy Chamber.

Analysis: Which college outdoor track program grossed the most in Nebraska

York College and Doane University-Arts & Sciences top the list of highest grossing college outdoor track programs in Nebraska in 2016

CHADRON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Legion Dinners to be held April 18

Visit the Chadron American Legion for a good home style meal prepared by the veterans and legion auxiliary of our community.

Nebraska posts 8th highest property tax rate in new national study

Nebraska ranked 44th in the nation in a recent WalletHub analysis of property tax rates among the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Which college volleyball program grossed the most in the U.S.

University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Creighton University and University of Nebraska at Omaha top the list of highest grossing college volleyball programs in the state in 2016

Analysis: McPherson County has fastest growing local economy in Nebraska

McPherson County was ranked the top-performing local economy in Nebraska in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.

RALSTON AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 4th Annual Easter Egg Hunt hosted by Champions Real Estate Team to be held April 13

Easter Egg Hunt will start at 1:15 PM next to the main pavilion at Walnut Grove Park 152nd and Q Street.

Analysis: Mid-range earners in Nebraska rank 22nd highest on federal tax cut benefits

Middle-range income earners in Nebraska ranked 22nd in the nation in terms of how they benefited from the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

Nebraska ranks 27th highest for state-imposed gas taxes

Nebraska finished 27th in a ranking of the taxes and fees that states place on gasoline, according to the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Analysis: zip code 68102 in Omaha has 76th highest home vacancy rate among U.S. zip codes.

The number of vacant homes in the zip code 68102 zip code area was 216 in the third quarter of 2018, a 19-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Analysis: Nebraska ranks 36th most reliant on federal aid

Nebraska finished 36th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states rely most on federal aid funding as a percentage of their general-fund revenue.

1.9 percent of University of Nebraska at Omaha students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 1.9 percentage of University of Nebraska at Omaha students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

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