News & Events

Looking at investments in Nebraska’s communities

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Recently, I visited Gering to commemorate Nebraska’s longest, continuous celebration: the Oregon Trail Days. The event reunites family and friends and welcomes guests from across...
Kinney Manufacturing, LLC acquires Precise Fabrication

Friday, July 27, 2018

Beatrice, Nebraska - Kinney Manufacturing, LLC acquires Precise Fabrication Precise Fabrication, a locally-owned custom fabrication company, is being acquired by Lincoln-based Kinney Manufacturing, LLC which also...
MyPlace Hotel Announced in Beatrice

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

MyPlace Hotel to be constructed in Beatrice, Nebraska Beatrice, Nebraska - Beatrice Lodging, LLC proposes to build a prototype 3-4 story interior corridor MyPlace Extended Stay...
Main Street Beatrice Chapter Wins Awards

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

BEATRICE – The Main Street Beatrice program has been recognized with several honors in this year’s Nebraska Main Street Network. Persons and projects winning 2018 awards...
Added housing coming to SCC-Beatrice

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Students at Southeast Community College’s Beatrice campus will have new amenities beginning next fall when a new residence hall and dining center are put into...
Home-Work house is on the market

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Beatrice Public Schools officials hope a program that got students out of the classroom and onto the job site will return next year after a...
Spend Hop-a-Park Day in Gage County

Friday, July 06, 2018

National Hop-a-Park Day is on July 7th. We invite you to spend it exploring Gage County. We have so many beautiful outdoor spaces where residents...
Attracting Millennials to Gage County

Thursday, June 28, 2018

There is a lot more to Millennials than what floats around in popular culture. In Gage County, we know that they can be a vibrant...
New coffee shop opens downtown

Wednesday, May 02, 2018

A new coffee shop calling downtown Beatrice home celebrated its grand opening last month. The Coffee Bistro’s first official day of business at the beginning of...
Signs of Success

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

By Governor Pete Ricketts Official photo here.  The fourth-best state for business according to Forbes.  The sixth-best state by fiscal condition according to George Mason University’s Mercatus Center.  The...
Nebraska Farm Bureau endorses Ricketts' tax plan

Monday, April 23, 2018

LINCOLN — The Nebraska Farm Bureau Federation has thrown its support behind Gov. Pete Ricketts’ property and income tax plan. The group’s endorsement of Legislative Bill...
Zulkoski appointed to NEDA and SENDD Boards

Friday, March 16, 2018

March 16, 2018 Walker Zulkoski, Executive Director of Gage Area Growth Enterprise (NGage), was appointed to the Boards of Directors of the Nebraska Economic Developers Association...
A Beatrice Couple Who Moved Back Home

Friday, December 01, 2017

Meet Dr. Krista Haake and Andrew Haake: A Beatrice Couple Who Moved Back Home   Dr. Krista Haake and Andrew Haake grew up in Beatrice. In fact,...
Hotel Study

Thursday, November 30, 2017

A lodging study of Gage County has been completed, and officials are hoping the results will entice groups to build hotels in the area. The NGage...
Scheele Turkey Operation Groundbreaking

Thursday, August 03, 2017

After a year of research and planning for a turkey breeding operation, Tim and Jill Scheele broke ground today along 89th Road in southern Gage...
Community Development Grant to NGage

Wednesday, December 07, 2016

NGage Receives $2,500 Grant from First National Bank of Omaha NGage Among 51 Organizations to be Awarded Community Development Grant Beatrice, NE  (December 5, 2016) —...