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Ricketts defends not ordering shelter-in-place in Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. - Gov. Pete Ricketts is defending his refusal to issue a stay-at-home order for residents, arguing that it isn't necessary for Nebraska even though 40 other governors have done so to try to keep the new coronavirus from spreading. Ricketts says he doesn't plan to deviate from his curre...

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Ricketts defends not ordering shelter-in-place in Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. - Gov. Pete Ricketts is defending his refusal to issue a stay-at-home order for residents, arguing that it isn't necessary for Nebraska even though 40 other governors have done so to try to keep the new coronavirus from spreading. Ricketts says he doesn't plan to deviate from his curre...

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YRTC Teammate Tests Positive for COVID-19, Contact Investigation Underway

Lincoln — A teammate at the Youth Rehabilitation and Treatment Center (YRTC) in Kearney has tested positive for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).  The individual contacted the facility as per DHHS guidance to make them aware of his symptoms and has not returned to work.  A contact investi...

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Drive-In Movie at Holthus Convention Center in York Postponed

YORK- The drive-in movie that was scheduled for this Saturday, April 4th, at the Holthus Convention Center in York, has been postponed. According to a post from the Holthus Convention Center Facebook page, the reason for the postponement is because of the latest Directed Health Measures. It was reco...

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Nebraska Joint Information Center Update for April 2, 2020

  April 2, 2020 (LINCOLN, Neb.)   According to the CDC website, there are 213,144 COVID-19 cases in the United States and 4,513 deaths (Updated 4/1/2020). Cases have been reported in all U.S. states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands and the U.S. Virgi...

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New Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in Buffalo County

Kearney- Two new case of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) were identified in Buffalo County.   One is a direct contact of a previous case. The investigation for the second case is ongoing at this time.   This brings the district total of 11 cases broken down as follows: 8 in Buffalo County, 1...

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Community Calendar

Apr
3
Fri
5:00 pm ST. JOSEPH CHURCH FISH FRY
ST. JOSEPH CHURCH FISH FRY
Apr 3 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
ST. JOSEPH CHURCH FISH FRY
St. Joseph Church in York.  Dine in, carry out, drive thru.  Every Friday starting February 21st – April 3rd, 2020.   Servingfrom 5:00-7:30 PM.  Fish, scalloped potatoes, cole slaw, bread, coffee and tea.  Price for adults[...]
Apr
4
Sat
8:15 pm YORK’S DRIVE-IN MOVIE AT THE HOL...
YORK’S DRIVE-IN MOVIE AT THE HOL...
Apr 4 @ 8:15 pm
SATURDAY APRIL 4, 2020 | 8:15PM HOLTHUS CONVENTION CENTER – SOUTH PARKING LOT 3130 HOLEN AVE, YORK ONLY $5 (cash only) PER CAR  Movie Theatre Popcorn available for pick-up at SunTheatre for $4 (cash only)[...]
Apr
6
Mon
7:00 pm Christmas Festival Planning Meeting @ Seward Civic Center 616 Bradford Seward NE 68434
Christmas Festival Planning Meeting @ Seward Civic Center 616 Bradford Seward NE 68434
Apr 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Planning the Seward Christmas Festival
Apr
17
Fri
5:30 pm YORK PUBLIC SCHOOL FOUNDATION TH...
YORK PUBLIC SCHOOL FOUNDATION TH...
Apr 17 @ 5:30 pm
YORK PUBLIC SCHOOL FOUNDATION THE LUCK OF THE DRAW
In support of the York Public Schools Foundation, take a chance on The Luck of the Draw to win $5,000.00.  $50.00 per person/ticket.  Friday April 17th, 2020.  Doors open at 5:30 PM.  Drawing begins at[...]
Apr
19
Sun
11:32 am ANNUAL SCOUT AUCTION TROUP #174
ANNUAL SCOUT AUCTION TROUP #174
Apr 19 @ 11:32 am
Boy Scouts will be soliciting your donations through April 18th.  Clean out your garage or basement and say yes to the Boy Scouts when they knock on your door.  Furniture, appliances, toys, tools and other[...]