Washington—Due to health and safety concerns with COVID-19, along with the recommendation of social distancing from President Trump, Gov. Ricketts, and the Center for Disease Control, the office of Congressman Smith has postponed the service academy open house that was to have been held on Tuesday, April 21, in the Gering Public Library, until further notice:
Madison Widener smiles on opening day as she hands out ice cream through the window to a waiting customer.
The 2020 Girl Scout Cookie Program has come to an end and the eager sellers collected their final payments and delivered the last of the packages last week to front porches all across town.
LINCOLN—USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) field offices in Nebraska are open by phone appointment only until further notice. NRCS staff are available to continue providing one-on-one, customer-specific advice to producers to help them meet their unique conservation and business goals.
LINCOLN—In a proactive effort to prevent the potential for spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission temporarily will close state park lodging in April.