Economic Gateway http://cc-ne.com Central City News RSS Feed Fri, 23 Jun 2017 05:15:51 -0700 en-us $2.2 million agriculture building opens in Central City http://cc-ne.com/ccne/news-&-events/?item=11456 cc-ne.com/ccne/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 CENTRAL CITY, Neb. — It’s been a long time coming, but the new Merrick County Youth and Agriculture Education Center in Central City is open for business. A ribbon cutting was held Thur... Nebraska Community Foundation: Another best-kept secret http://cc-ne.com/ccne/news-&-events/?item=11455 cc-ne.com/ccne/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 For more than 20 years, volunteers across Nebraska have been working behind the scenes to create a new kind of community pride and belief in the future of our hometowns. Working through Nebraska Commu... Latest indicator projects strong economic growth in Nebraska http://cc-ne.com/ccne/news-&-events/?item=11454 cc-ne.com/ccne/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 An economic indicator tracked by the University of Nebraska projects strong growth for the state the remainder of this year. Bureau of Business Research Director Eric Thompson at the University of ... Nebraska's economic development efforts paying off http://cc-ne.com/ccne/news-&-events/?item=11453 cc-ne.com/ccne/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 LINCOLN, Neb. | Just over a year ago, Andrew Tuzson and his wife, Angela, were living in Denver but getting ready to make a move to Nebraska. The couple had had it with Denver's long commute ti... Nebraska Wins Prestigious Governor’s Cup for National Economic Development Success http://cc-ne.com/ccne/news-&-events/?item=11452 cc-ne.com/ccne/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 OMAHA – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts announced Nebraska had earned Site Selection magazine’s top national award for the state’s economic development successes in 2016. According to ... Community Development Week 2017; Celebrating Success in Communities All Over Nebraska http://cc-ne.com/ccne/news-&-events/?item=11451 cc-ne.com/ccne/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 (LINCOLN, NE)--Mark your calendar to celebrate the 31st anniversary of National Community Development (CD) Week, April 17 – April 22, 2017. The National Community Development Association init... Need a Business Idea? Here are 55 http://cc-ne.com/ccne/news-&-events/?item=10395 cc-ne.com/ccne/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Today, tens of thousands of people are considering starting a home based business, and for good reasons. On average, people can expect to have two and three careers during their work li... Gov. Ricketts Announces International Trade Mission to Asia http://cc-ne.com/ccne/news-&-events/?item=10393 cc-ne.com/ccne/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Today, Governor Pete Ricketts announced he will lead a trade mission, November 9-15, 2016 to meet with investors and host events in Xi’an, Shanghai, and Hong Kong to strengthen Nebraska’s ... New director 'honored and excited' to lead Nebraska Tourism Commission; he'll officially start Jan. 9 http://cc-ne.com/ccne/news-&-events/?item=10394 cc-ne.com/ccne/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The state’s new tourism director knows Nebraska is nice. “I am a professional traveler. I love wherever I go,” John Ricks said. “I get juiced by everything in a place.&rdquo... Index predicts modest growth in Nebraska during first half of 2017 http://cc-ne.com/ccne/news-&-events/?item=9616 cc-ne.com/ccne/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Nebraska is predicted to experience modest economic growth during the first half of 2017, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Bureau of Business Research reported today. That’s despite... Nebraska’s emerging bioeconomy http://cc-ne.com/ccne/news-&-events/?item=9618 cc-ne.com/ccne/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 While President-elect Donald Trump begins his transition into the White House this week, world leaders are gathered in Morocco negotiating the implementation of climate change regulatory requirements ... REAPing America’s Clean Energy Future http://cc-ne.com/ccne/news-&-events/?item=9619 cc-ne.com/ccne/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 USDA Rural Development’s Rural Energy for America Program, commonly referred to as ‘REAP’, provides financial resources for rural agricultural producers and small businesses to help ... Dark Island Trail development completed http://cc-ne.com/ccne/news-&-events/?item=9620 cc-ne.com/ccne/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Central City’s Dark Island Trail from Highway 66 to Marquette is completed for bikers, walkers and runners to enjoy. The eight-mile trail runs from Mile Marker 17.5 in Central City to one mil... The Kings of Pop http://cc-ne.com/ccne/news-&-events/?item=9621 cc-ne.com/ccne/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 There's a blockbuster new food trend growing in Mark and Paul McHargue's Nebraska corn fields. Popcorn, long the leading concession at movie theaters, is undergoing a renaissance. Sales of ...