SCOTTSBLUFF—Due to increased COVID-19 cases in the region and as an increased safety precaution for Regional West patients and staff, effective Wednesday, Nov. 18, West Nebraska Blood Center will relocate to a conference room in Scottsbluff’s Hampton Inn and Suites, located at Highway 26 and Avenue B. West Nebraska Blood Center is open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Walk-ins are accepted, but appointments are preferred. For the current week’s blood drive schedule or to make an appointment, call 308-630-2477.
On Tuesday, November 10, the Department of Labor recognized ALLO Communications as a recipient of the 2020 HIRE Vets Gold Medallion Award during a virtual award ceremony. The HIRE Vets Act Award began in 2018 and is the only federal level veterans’ employment award that recognizes businesses’ efforts to successfully recruit, hire, and retain veterans in the workforce.
LINCOLN—Nebraska Extension has announced that the upcoming Women Managing Ag Land Conference will now be a be completely virtual experience. Originally scheduled to also be held at three in-person locations across the state, the event is still set for Dec. 2, from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Mountain Time.
Beef raffle tickets still available
The Alliance Arts Council’s 2020-2021 season is about to begin! After careful consideration and consultation with the artists and the proper authorities, the determination has been made that the show can go on!!