April 3, 2020

Gov. Ricketts Reiterates Importance of Social Distancing, Overviews Programs to Aid Businesses, & Announces Guidance for Faith-Based Organizations

Watch the video by clicking here. LINCOLN – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts reinforced the importance of social distancing during his daily coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic response briefing. Dr. James Lawler, infectious diseases expert and director of the Global Center for Health Security at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC), joined […]
March 25, 2020

Gov. Ricketts Thanks Legislature for Approving COVID-19 Emergency Funds, Temporarily Suspends Evictions for Impacted Nebraskans

Watch video of today’s press conference by clicking here. LINCOLN – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts signed LB 1198, a bill that provides emergency funding to help the State of Nebraska combat coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19). “I am grateful to State Senators for coming together to approve the emergency funding,” said Gov. […]
March 25, 2020

Gov. Ricketts Encourages Business Flexibility during COVID-19 Emergency

Watch the video by clicking here LINCOLN – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts hosted a Facebook Live event to discuss ideas on flexibly continuing business operations during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. He was joined by Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED) Director Tony Goins; Natalie Micale, Owner of Oh Hello! ad […]
March 25, 2020

Unique Internship Program Helps Connect Students, Young Professionals with Career Opportunities in Cambridge

What’s one of the challenges for any small town that wants to grow? To convince teens and young adults to stick around — or at least to move back home after college. Easier said than done, right? Maybe. But in Cambridge, Nebraska, local leaders have shown that they’re up to the challenge.