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Nebraska finishes 9th on best state ranking

Nebraska was ranked the ninth best state in the nation, based on criteria such as health care, public education and economic growth, according to a new analysis by U.S. News.

MINDEN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: KCHS 5K run/walk to be held June 08

Kearney County Health Services invites you to join in their 5K and 1-mile run/walk “Run to the Tailgate.”

Nebraska ranks 18th highest for its share of structurally deficient bridges

Nebraska finished 18th among the 50 states, Puerto Rico and Washington, D.C., in a new analysis examining which states have the highest percentage of bridges in poor condition.

University of Nebraska rated top employer in Nebraska, study finds

University of Nebraska employs 14,000 workers in Nebraska, making it the largest employer in the state, according to a recent analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

SCOTTSBLUFF-GERING UNITED CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: WNCC Platte Valley Companies Performing Arts Center Dedication and Tour to be held June 13

WNCC is excited to present the Platte Valley Companies Performing Arts Center, Kelley Bean Box Office and Judy Chaloupka Theater to the general public for dedication and tours.

University of Nebraska-Lincoln ranks 77th best in the nation for law schools, study finds

University of Nebraska-Lincoln finished in a tie for 77th in a ranking of best law schools by U.S. News that examined 192 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: Sarpy County has fastest growing local economy in Nebraska

Sarpy 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.

BUHL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: West End Farmers Market to be held June 19

Come on out for our local farmers market featuring fresh produce, fruit, baked goods, hand made crafts and B&L Meats ribs & chicken.

Sheridan County ranks the poorest of Nebraska counties, study finds

Sheridan County was ranked the poorest county in Nebraska in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of the least affluent regions in all 50 states.

University of Nebraska-Lincoln ranks 39th best in the nation for its graduate education program, study finds

University of Nebraska-Lincoln finished in a tie for 39th in a ranking of best education schools by U.S. News that examined 258 campuses around the nation.

FAIRBURY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Optimist Firework Stand to be held July 01 - 04

Celebrate Independence Day with fireworks from Optimist Fireworks Stand – July 1-4 from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. at 14th & K St.

CRAWFORD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Western & Wildlife Art Show to be held July 1

Meet & Greet Artist's Reception 5-7 pm, Grand Opening 7-9 pm, Artists booths open after auction.

Nebraska ranks 44th in hospital safety analysis

Nebraska finished 44th in a ranking for hospital safety issues such as preventable errors and infections, according to spring 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades given to more than 2,600 hospitals nationwide.

By the Numbers: University of Nebraska-Omaha ranks 25th best in the nation for its public affairs program, study finds

University of Nebraska-Omaha finished in a tie for 25th in a peer-assessment ranking of the best public affairs schools by U.S. News that examined 285 campuses around the nation.

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