Once again, the Cherry County Hospital Oncology Department was fortunate to receive the benefits of Ladies Night at Bomgaars this past year. Ladies Night is an evening of festive fun and holiday shopping to raise awareness of women’s health issues. A donation of the evenings total sales was pledged back to the community.
“What a phenomenal experience!!” said American Red Cross Account Manager Amanda Koubek. “Getting to rub shoulders with such very generous individuals from our great community.....WOW! The things that have made a huge impact on me in dealing with the Blood Drives since 2013, is that you run into so many selfless people..... there are so many, from different walks of life, that help to make the Blood Drives a success.”
LINCOLN – Governor Pete Ricketts issued an executive order to permit the loosening of eligibility requirements for unemployment insurance benefits. In line with federal guidance, Governor Ricketts is allowing the Nebraska Department of Labor (NDOL) to waive the following requirements for claims filed between March 22 and May 2. This timeframe will be evaluated as the situation with COVID-19 progresses.
The regular meeting of the Gregory County Board of Commissioners was held at 9:00 a.m., Tuesday, March 17, 2020, at the Gregory County Courthouse.
Although polls will be open on election day, April 14, voters are encouraged to vote by absentee ballot, according to a statement by South Dakota Secretary of State Steve Barnett.