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Monday Afternoon COVID-19 Update

Monday Afternoon COVID-19 Update

The Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department (LLCHD) today announced that 27 lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Lancaster County, bringing the community total to 28,210. The total number of deaths in the community remains at 221. Visit lincoln.ne.gov/COVID19dashboard to access a dashboard that summarizes Lancaster County COVID-19 data. LLCHD also released the following information…

LSO: Further Investigation Leads To Man Cited For Animal Cruelty

LSO: Further Investigation Leads To Man Cited For Animal Cruelty

A Lincoln man will face an animal cruelty charge after a video of him kicking the dog went viral last week. The Lancaster County Sheriff’s office said Monday afternoon they completed to follow up investigation and consulted with the county attorney’s office and cited Joshua Hunkins for animal cruelty. During the investigation, Cain, the dog…

Expiration Dates for Some License Types Extended To June 30

Expiration Dates for Some License Types Extended To June 30

Governor Pete Ricketts signed Executive Order 20-10 which suspended several statutes and their implementing regulations from the Uniform Credentialing Act, pushing back the renewal deadline for several licenses until 30 days after the COVID-19 State of Emergency is lifted. Licensees whose renewal was impacted by Executive Order 20-10 who choose to renew prior to the…

Supplemental SNAP Funds To Be Issued March 9

Supplemental SNAP Funds To Be Issued March 9

The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) will be issuing emergency supplemental allotments to Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) recipients who receive benefits for the month of February on March 9. On December 27, 2020, the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021, went into effect which increases SNAP maximum and minimum allotments from January 1,…

Nebraska Sues Ethanol Plant In Mead For Violating Environmental Standards

Nebraska Sues Ethanol Plant In Mead For Violating Environmental Standards

Attorney General Doug Peterson filed a complaint in the District Court of Saunders County alleging multiple environmental violations by AltEn, LLC. AltEn is an ethanol plant located near Mead, Nebraska. The complaint alleges violations of the Nebraska Environmental Protection Act (NEPA), violations of the Integrated Solid Waste Management Act (ISWMA) and multiple violations of permit…

JUST IN: UNL Announces In Person May Commencement In Memorial Stadium

JUST IN: UNL Announces In Person May Commencement In Memorial Stadium

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln is planning to hold its May 2021 undergraduate commencement ceremonies in person at Memorial Stadium, Chancellor Ronnie Green announced today. The May 8 event will be the first time since December 2019 — before the start of the coronavirus pandemic — that the university has held a full-fledged commencement ceremony in…

Teddy Allen leaves Nebraska basketball

Teddy Allen leaves Nebraska basketball

Less than a week after setting the school record for points in a home game, and nearly taking the single-game scoring record itself, Teddy Allen is no longer a Husker. Allen and coach Fred Hoiberg made the announcement in a release Monday morning. “I would like to thank Coach Hoiberg and his coaching staff for…

Mid-America Manufacturing Soars Inflation Gauge Rockets to Record High

Mid-America Manufacturing Soars Inflation Gauge Rockets to Record High

For a ninth straight month, the Creighton University Mid-America Business Conditions Index, a leading economic indicator for the nine-state region stretching from Minnesota to Arkansas, moved into growth territory. Overall Index: The Business Conditions Index, which ranges between 0 and 100, climbed to a very strong 69.6 from 67.3 in January. Creighton’s regional manufacturing activity…

Rhonda Revelle notches 1,000th career coaching win at Nebraska

Rhonda Revelle notches 1,000th career coaching win at Nebraska

Nebraska softball coach Rhonda Revelle stands alone. No other Husker coach has won 1,000 games at Nebraska, a feat Revelle achieved in a 7-1 win over Michigan State Saturday. Revelle, a member of the National Fastpitch Coaches Association Hall of Fame and the Nebraska Softball Hall of Fame, began her career at Nebraska as a player. She…

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