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NE Strong Update

NE Strong Update

UDPATE: The Big Ten announced Thursday it is moving to a conference-only schedule for all fall sports, including football and volleyball. The Big Ten is the first power conference to drastically change its season due to the coronavirus outbreak. For Nebraska football, that means nonconference home games against Central Michigan, South Dakota State, and Cincinnati…Read more »

NE Strong Update

NE Strong Update

UPDATE: The Grand Island Public School district is planning to begin classes August 15 with most students on site at elementary, middle and high school buildings. The district Wednesday unveiled three models which were designed to give the schools flexibility depending on the current severity of the pandemic. UPDATE: Classes in the Kearney Public Schools are scheduled…Read more »

NE Strong Update

NE Strong Update

UPDATE: Kearney Public Schools has put together a plan for the fall due to the pandemic. The plan lists out 5 scenarios ranging from school in session on campus for students and staff beginning in August as planned to remote learning. It also lists out building procedures and includes what would happen depending on which phase is…Read more »

NE Strong Update

NE Strong Update

UPDATE: Due to the Coronavirus the federal government postponed the traditional April 15the tax filing deadline until July 15th. That deadline is fast approaching and there will be no more delays. UPDATE: Hall, Hamilton, Merrick and Dakota counties will all move to Phase 3 to align with other counties in Nebraska that are, and will…Read more »

NE Strong Update

NE Strong Update

UPDATE: Workouts begin today for the 62nd annual Shrine Bowl game which takes place on Saturday at UNK. Precautions are in place for the 90 players and staff that will be participating. The Shrine Bowl is one of the only high school football all star games still being played in the nation. Tickets are on…Read more »

NE Strong Update

NE Strong Update

UPDATE: NebraskaLand Days in North Platte has announced that Luke Combs and Toby Keith will be back in 2021! Luke Combs will be on June 25th and Toby Keith will be on June 26th. For more go to www.nebraskalanddays.com   UPDATE: The Grand Island YMCA has announced the 2020 Nebraska State Fair marathon has been…Read more »

NE Strong Update

NE Strong Update

UPDATE: The State Fair Board of Directors made a decision Tuesday  during a special meeting, that there will be a youth showcase held during the State Fair dates this year. Other fair activities are being canceled, with board members keeping open the possibility of adding other events as fair dates approach.  Any still remaining scheduled concerts are among…Read more »

NE Strong Update

NE Strong Update

UPDATE: New directed health measures (DHMs), easing restrictions on businesses and activities, will take effect Monday, July 6 for Dakota, Hall, Hamilton and Merrick Counties.  UPDATE: Husker Harvest Days near Grand Island has announced on that the 2020 event will be cancelled. Organizers are planning a virtual Husker Harvest Days event online. The Grand Island…Read more »

NE Strong UPDATE

NE Strong UPDATE

UPDATE: Nebraska Athletic Director Bill Moos says decisions on the 2020 college football season — what it will look like, if there’s one at all — need to be made by the third week of July. According to Moos football schedules could also be altered not long before the season is set to begin, or even…Read more »

NE Strong Update

NE Strong Update

UPDATE: Director Scott R. Frakes announced on Thursday that inmates at the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services (NDCS) will soon be able to resume visits the week of July 13. UPDATE: Nebraska has received 1.25 billion dollars in Cares Act funding. Officials say through the Community Cares Program they’re able to target organizations helping those…Read more »