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July 23, 2021

Gov. Ricketts Announces 2021 Developing Youth Talent Initiative Grant Winners

Photo From left to right: Sign language interpreter Thomas Beyer, DED Director Tony Goins, Great Plains Health CEO Mel McNea, Gov. Ricketts, and Behlen Manufacturing Chairman & CEO Phil Raimondo.   Today, Governor Pete Ricketts announced Behlen Manufacturing Company and Great Plains Health as the recipients of the Developing Youth Talent Initiative (DYTI) grants […]
July 22, 2021

Gov. Ricketts Invites Nebraskans to Register for the Nebraska Ag & Economic Development Summit

Photo: Gov. Ricketts speaking at a previous summit. Register for the 2021 summit at negovsummit.com   Governor Pete Ricketts, the Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED), and the Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) are encouraging Nebraskans to register for the Governor’s Ag and Economic Development Summit on August 4, 2021, […]
July 21, 2021

State-Administered Grant Helps Plattsmouth Job Creator Expand

With support from the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program, a local employer in Plattsmouth is achieving its vision to expand and create jobs. A subsidiary of Tennessee-based Vireo Systems, Vireo Resources, LLC has operated in Plattsmouth since 2008, where it packages nutraceuticals for human and pet health and nutrition. […]
July 12, 2021

DED Accepting HOME CHDO Applications

The Nebraska Department of Economic Development is now accepting applications under the Community Housing Development Organization (CHDO) cycle of the HOME Investment Partnerships Fund (HOME) for 2021. Applications are due September 30, 2021. (For information and deadlines related to CRANE and LIHTC, visit the NIFA website). To apply through AmpliFund (required), […]