Children of the Pandemic, Crete Pork Plant Closes and More Top Local News for Tuesday, April 28

Tuesday, April 28 Support us by becoming a member and following us on Twitter and Facebook View our guide to local resources at TheReader.com Good morning, Today we have stories about rural Nebraska counties continuing to be national coronavirus hotspots, a pork plant closing in Crete as food processors warn of shortages and stories from the children of doctors […]

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Nebraska’s Plan to Reopen, Questions about How We Return to Normal and More Top Local News for Monday, April 27

Monday, April 27 Support us by becoming a member and following us on Twitter and Facebook View our guide to local resources at TheReader.com Good morning, Today we have stories about Nebraska’s plan to reopen, questions about how life should look as coronavirus infections continue to rise and new evidence to show large companies took advantage of federal relief […]

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Union Calls for More Worker Protection, Outbreaks in Rural Counties and More Top Local News for Friday, April 24

Friday, April 24 Support us by becoming a member and following us on Twitter and Facebook View our guide to local resources at TheReader.com Union Demands Government Take Action to Protect Meat Plant Workers The organization representing more than a million processing and retail workers across the nation says the government needs to deem them “front-line” employees. Good morning, […]

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Farmers Face Grim Decisions, Vote Set for Relief, May Under Covid-19 and More Top Local News for Thursday, April 23

Thursday, April 23 Support us by becoming a member and following us on Twitter and Facebook View our guide to local resources at TheReader.com Facebook said It Took Down Nebraska Groups, Posts Promoting Protests against Health Mandates. They’re Still Up.  Posts about protests this weekend and next Friday are still up on several private Facebook groups, according to Media […]

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Posts about Nebraska Protests Still Up Despite Facebook Saying it Would Take Them Down

Groups promoting protests against state health mandates to limit the spread of Covid-19 continue publishing posts about a rally in Lincoln this Saturday and next Friday despite Facebook claiming it took them down Monday. Pictures posted by Media Matters for America, a non-profit conservative media watchdog, show several posts on a group called “Reopen Nebraska” […]

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A New Testing Tool, Cases Mounting at Grand Island Meat Plant and More Top Local News for Wednesday, April 22

Wednesday, April 22 Support us by becoming a member and following us on Twitter and Facebook View our guide to local resources at TheReader.com Good morning, Today we have stories about a surge in coronavirus cases in Hall County tied to a meat processing plant there, a new tool to help boost daily testing by thousands and the Chinese government spreading […]

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“Dark Weeks” Ahead for Central Nebraska, Quarantine Protest Posts Taken Down, SBA Relief Close, and More Top Local News for Tuesday, April 21

Tuesday, April 21 Support us by becoming a member and following us on Twitter and Facebook View our guide to local resources at TheReader.com Good morning, Today we have stories about threats to meatpacking plants and the need to protect workers versus the need to keep supply chains running as well as Georgia’s move to start reopening by Friday […]

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