News & Events

Nebraska flirts with expanded health care

Friday, October 05, 2018

For seven years, lawmakers have failed to expand health care coverage for an estimated 90,000 Nebraskans who can’t afford to purchase insurance on their own....
National Housing Trust Funds Now Available

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

The application period remains open for the National Housing Trust Fund (HTF) program, the Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED) announces. Operated by the U.S. Department...
Civic and Community Center Funds to Become Available

Friday, September 21, 2018

The Civic and Community Center Financing Fund (CCCFF) 2019 Application Guidelines are available for review. Administered by the Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED), CCCFF is...
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...
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) —...