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Nebraska jobless mark of 3.1% unchanged for 4th month

Lincoln, Neb. -- Officials say Nebraska's unemployment rate hit 3.1% in October, matching the September, August and July figures. The Nebraska Labor Department said in a news release Tuesday that the preliminary October rate was four-tenths of a point higher than the adjusted October 2018 rate of...

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Nebraska jobless mark of 3.1% unchanged for 4th month

Lincoln, Neb. -- Officials say Nebraska's unemployment rate hit 3.1% in October, matching the September, August and July figures. The Nebraska Labor Department said in a news release Tuesday that the preliminary October rate was four-tenths of a point higher than the adjusted October 2018 rate of...

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Traffic stop near Lexington leads to drug arrest

  A traffic stop near Lexington Monday afternoon resulted in the arrest of a 23-year-old woman. It occurred shortly after 4:00pm as a Nebraska State Patrol trooper stopped a car about 3 miles east of Lexington on Highway 30 for a traffic violation. The trooper detected the odor of Marijuana ...

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Inmate death at the Nebraska State Penitentiary

Lincoln, Neb. -- The Nebraska Department of Correctional Services says in a news release that an inmate in the Nebraska State Peniteniary has died. Officials say 57 year old Amos Loyd died just before 5 p.m. Monday. Officials say the cause of Amos' death has not been determined, but they say he w...

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U.S. Attorney's Office hosts roundtable on sexual harassment in housing

The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Nebraska and the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division hosted a roundtable Tuesday for community organizations to discuss the problem of sexual harassment in housing, U.S. Attorney Joe Kelly announced. The event included fair housing and huma...

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Tobacco Cessation Week November 18-22

The week of November 18-22, Southwest Nebraska Public Health Department (SWNPHD), the Nebraska Tobacco Quitline and other partners across the state are teaming up for Cessation Week. This week focuses on encouraging Nebraskans to quit tobacco and promoting available resources to help quit tobacco fo...

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Community Calendar

Nov
21
Thu
7:00 am FIRST UNITED METHODIST WOMEN NOV...
FIRST UNITED METHODIST WOMEN NOV...
Nov 21 @ 7:00 am – 1:00 pm
***First United Methodist Women will host Novemberfest on Thursday, November 21.  The Country Market will be open from 7 AM – 1 PM with coffee and rolls being served at 7 AM.  Lunch will be[...]
12:00 pm SCCDP Membership Professional De...
SCCDP Membership Professional De...
Nov 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Join us for the last Professional Development Luncheon of the year! We are excited to have guest speaker Mike Henke with us to talk about Customer Service.
2:30 pm Ambassador Call/Ribbon Cutting @ Edward Jones
Ambassador Call/Ribbon Cutting @ Edward Jones
Nov 21 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Join us as we celebrate the renovation of Adam Greenquist’s office and tour the new space!
Nov
22
Fri
6:00 pm EMMANUEL FAITH LUTHERAN SCHOOL A...
EMMANUEL FAITH LUTHERAN SCHOOL A...
Nov 22 @ 6:00 pm
***EMMANUEL FAITH LUTHERAN SCHOOL Believe in our Future Auction – The annual Believe in our Future Auction supporting Emmanuel Faith Lutheran School and Little Blessings Preschool will be held on Friday, November 22nd at the Holthus[...]