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Mumps Cases On The Rise

Mumps Cases On The Rise

Learfield Wire Services

November 14, 2019

LINCOLN-  The number of mumps cases is on the rise in Lancaster County.  The Lancaster County Health Department says nine mumps cases have been reported since September.  Three of the cases have been confirmed, but officials have not said if the cases are related to an outbreak of at least 30 cases...

Nebraska Giving Property Owners 100-Plus Dollar Tax Break

Nebraska Giving Property Owners 100-Plus Dollar Tax Break

Learfield Wire Services

September 12, 2019

LINCOLN--  Nebraska is giving property owners a slight property tax break this year.  According to the state Department of Revenue, this year's Property Tax Credit Act will give non-agriculture land owners a 104-dollar-and-15-cent tax credit per 100-thousand dollars of valuation.  Agriculture land...

Committees Hold Hearing On Taxes

Committees Hold Hearing On Taxes

Learfield Wire Services

April 25, 2019

LINCOLN-  Nebraska lawmakers are debating tax options.  Three legislative committees held a public hearing yesterday over a plan to use state aid to schools in order to reduce property taxes.  The plan could lower property taxes by 10 percent, raise the state sales tax from five-point-five percent...

Graphic design students get up-close look at workplaces; portfolio show set for April 27

Graphic design students get up-close look at workplaces; portfolio show set for April 27

Special to the Viewpoint

April 23, 2019

LINCOLN - Students in the graphic design program at Northeast Community College received a preview of their future careers during a visit to Lincoln recently. The students visited the offices of three organizations in Lincoln, including communications agency Swanson Russell; Firespring, a marketing, print and so...

Suspect Accused Of Striking Officer With Car

Suspect Accused Of Striking Officer With Car

Learfield Wire Services

March 28, 2019

LINCOLN--A man is accused of striking a Lincoln police officer with his car.  Thirty-six-year-old Kirt Pelowski allegedly struck a police officer with his car as he sped out of a parking stall near 32nd and Huntington streets early Sunday morning.  The officer suffered minor injuries, and Pelowski's...

Lincoln limits city water

Lincoln limits city water

Learfield Wire Services, Reporter

March 19, 2019

LINCOLN-  Lincoln police have responded to multiple calls of people violating the city's water restrictions.  Mayor Chris Beutler ordered the restrictions on Sunday, forcing residents to restrict the amount of water they use because of flooding at the well fields in Ashland.  Since then, police stated...

Do you agree?

Natasha Alexander, Campus Editor

September 29, 2011

This year, NECC will kick off the We Agree Campaign that is being done in conjunction with Wayne State College. The press conference to announce the We Agree Campaign was held on August 23, 2011 on the WSC campus.  The obvious question probably weighing on several minds here is “what is We Agree?”...

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