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Four Corners Health Department COVID-19 Update

June 3, 2020—The past 2-day total of COVID-19 cases has risen by 3 cases in the Four Corners District: Butler County has 2 new cases for a total of 50.  Of the 50, there are 41 recovered ind... Read More

Atty Gen Peterson announces updates regarding stimulus debit cards

Problems regarding lost cards, other issues addressed LINCOLN, NE ― Attorney General Doug Peterson is advising consumers that the U.S. Department of Treasury has adjusted certain features of its Economic Impact Payment debit cards in response to... Read More

Limited opening of Dawson Co Courthouse beginning June 3rd

The Board of Commissioners is aware of the emergency conditions that exists with regard to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the Dawson County Courthouse will re-open to the public at 8:30 a.m. June 3, 2020 by appointment only. You are advised that... Read More

DHHS Announces Initiatives to use CARES Act Funding to Aid Child Care Providers

Lincoln – With the passage of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES), $3.5 billion was appropriated to the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF). The CCDF is the primary federal funding source for child care subsidies to... Read More

Ricketts Concerned Virus Will Flare Again With Protests

LINCOLN, Neb. - Gov. Pete Ricketts says Nebraska could see another flare-up of coronavirus cases because of the demonstrations over the death of George Floyd, but he concluded that allowing protesters to peacefully vent was more important than concer... Read More

Four Corners Health Department COVID-19 Update

June 1, 2020—The past 3-day total of COVID-19 cases has risen by 4 cases in the Four Corners District: Butler County has 2 new cases for a total of 48.  Of the 48, there are 40 recovered individuals. York County has 1 new case for a tota... Read More

One Death and New cases of COVID-19 reported in Two Rivers health district

    KEARNEY – Two Rivers Public Health Department announces with regret, a ninth death in the district.  This individual was a male in his 70s from Dawson County.   This individual had been hospitalized prior to his death. Fourtee... Read More

Central District Health Department COVID-19 Update

Today, Central District Health Department (CDHD) reports a total of 1,620 total COVID-19 positive cases and 54 deaths. The county breakdown is as follows: Hall 1,533 cases and 41 deaths; Hamilton 61 cases and 13 deaths; and Merrick 26 cases and zero ... Read More

University of Nebraska announces fall semester plans

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - The University of Nebraska's Lincoln campus will begin the fall semester online for one week, before students return for on-campus instruction for the first time since the shutdown caused by the coronavirus. The Lincoln Journa... Read More

Four Corners Health Department COVID-19 Update

May 29, 2020—The past 2-day total of COVID-19 cases has risen by just 2 cases in the Four Corners District: Butler County has 1 new case for a total of 46.  Of the 46, there are 37 recovered individuals. York County has 1 new case for a ... Read More

Game and Parks to restore all camping and swim beaches beginning June 4

LINCOLN, Neb. – The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will open more camping opportunities in state park areas starting June 4, when all previous temporary restrictions on recreational vehicle and tent camping will be removed. Designated beaches... Read More