Study: Nebraska a top 10 state for healthcare (WalletHub) — Personal finance website WalletHub.com has named Nebraska as the tenth best state for healthcare. To determine which states offer the most cost-effective and highest-quality care, WalletHub’s analysts looked at several factors regarding healthcare costs, access and outcomes. In specific categories, Nebraska was tenth best in […]
August Publications from Nebraska Public Power District’s Economic Development Team include two Community Guides; Superior and Schuyler and a Trend Study for Plattsmouth, Cass County.
Hemingford Named 1st Leadership Certified Community in Nebraska’s Panhandle AUGUST 17, 2016 (LINCOLN, NEB.)— Hemingford, Neb. (pop. 804) has earned recognition as the state’s first Leadership Certified Community in western Nebraska. Starr Lehl, Business Development Consultant with the Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED), honored village board members during a meeting on Tuesday, August 16th. […]
Governor Announces Burt County as NE’s Newest Livestock Friendly County (KRVN) Today, Governor Pete Ricketts announced that Burt County had become the newest county in the state to be designated as a Livestock Friendly County (LFC) through a program administered by the Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA). “Burt County has a rich history in agriculture, […]
SBA Launches New Website for America’s Small Businesses and Entrepreneurs Certify.sba.gov will assist small firms doing business with federal government; streamline applications and eliminate documentation obstacles WASHINGTON, D.C.— SBA has launched certify.sba.gov, a new website to further streamline and improve the application processes for small businesses and entrepreneurs seeking to do business with the federal […]
Three items top the list of NPPD’s Economic Development Team’s publications for July. They include: Trend Studies – Stromsburg, Polk County and Loup City, Sherman County. Available Industrial Building – Kearney 150,000 Square Foot Building
Good Life, Great Opportunity By Governor Pete Ricketts July 19, 2016 A brand is a promise. Over the years, Nebraska has adopted a number of slogans and taglines which have come and gone. One phrase, however, has not only stayed on our road signs, but it has also remained near and dear to the […]
June Publications for NPPD’s Economic Development team include: Scribner, Dodge County and North Platte, Lincoln County.
Lt. Governor celebrates McCook business expansion JUNE 23, 2016 (MCCOOK, NEB.)—Lt. Governor Mike Foley joined Christine and Kevin Grooms from American Agriculture Laboratory Inc., and officials with the City of McCook and State of Nebraska to cut the ribbon on the newly-expanded business that now occupies the former ALCO facility. The expansion allowed for the […]
Open Range Beef Gets Incentivized by NPPD Yesterday, NPPD presented an EnergyWiseSM incentive check through its Industrial Process Incentive program to Open Range Beef of Gordon for recent efforts to become more energy efficient. Scottsbluff Account Manager Terry Rajewich presented a check for $10,802 to Open Range Beef co-owner Jill Noetzelman, recognizing the company’s newly […]