Economic Gateway http://www.lincolnpartners.org Lincoln Area Development Partnership News RSS Feed Fri, 19 Jan 2018 13:22:55 -0800 en-us Advanced Manufacturing: Manufacturing Gets Smarter, Faster http://www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news/?item=14896 www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Smart sensors and digital process controls are poised to exponentially improve the efficiency of U.S. advanced manufacturing. New technologies and business models have the heavy/discrete manufactur... County unemployment rate extremely low http://www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news/?item=14895 www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The unemployment rate in York County was extremely low in September, according to the Nebraska Department of Labor. The unemployment rate here was only 2.2 percent. The labor department says the... Business Beat http://www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news/?item=14894 www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Leif opens Triple Crown Boutique on south side of the square When Ellyn Leif graduated from York High School in 2008 she went on to cosmetology school. She stayed in that business for several years... York Parks and Rec participation shows growth http://www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news/?item=14893 www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Financials provided regarding year at ballfield complex Each year, Cheree Folts, director of York Parks and Recreation, makes an annual report to the council regarding activities, financials for th... Beatrice named community of the year by Nebraska Diplomats http://www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news/?item=14892 www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The city of Beatrice and an area company were recognized for their achievements by the Nebraska Diplomats on Nov. 2. The group held its Southeast Regional Economic Development Celebration in Seward... Exmark receives manufacturing award http://www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news/?item=14891 www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A Beatrice manufacturer was one of two companies recognized at the state level by the Nebraska Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Exmark was named the Large Manufacturer of the Year, an award presen... Farmers need to use their marketing edge http://www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news/?item=14890 www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Corn and soybean yields continue to exceed farmers’ expectations across the Midwest, suggesting USDA estimates may have been closer than many had thought. Prices continue to do nothing. Spr... Exmark awarded NJPA national contract for landscape maintenance equipment http://www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news/?item=14889 www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Exmark has been awarded a national cooperative contract by the National Joint Powers Alliance (NJPA) to be a vendor of professional landscape maintenance equipment, attachments and accessories. The fo... Falls City Man Makes Concrete Urns For A Lifetime http://www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news/?item=14886 www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news Wed, 19 Jan 1200 15:13:41 -0800 Cecil Bennett was not on the recent Nebraska Manufacturing Day tour in Falls City, but his garage door was open Friday and his 90-year-old hands were moving swiftly to finish one of his well-known con... Falls City Artist Association Re-Starts Downtown Gallery http://www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news/?item=14885 www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800  The Falls City Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting for the city’s newest, artist-owned gallery. The Falls City Area Artist Association had a decision to make after Christina&rsquo... Coming together for the Hotel Pawnee http://www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news/?item=14884 www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The contributions of the Hotel Pawnee to the city's economic growth are many. But some believe the writing was on the wall after Union Pacific stopped using the hotel to lodge its workers in th... Fillmore County Hospital invests in employee wellness http://www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news/?item=14883 www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 When it comes to maintaining a happy, productive workplace, employees’ good health and well-being are widely understood to be key factors. That’s why the Fillmore County Hospital in Gen... Lincoln Works to Introduce Students to Computer Science Through Hour of Code http://www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news/?item=15551 www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800   The fourth annual Hour of Code kicked off National Computer Science Education Week in Lincoln. More than 800 people gathered for a morning of learning computer code and interacting with ... Seward County focuses on growth in housing, revitalizing towns http://www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news/?item=14882 www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Seward County has seen an increase of people who want to move to the area. On a county-wide scale, Planning and Zoning Superintendent Becky Paulsen said a large portion of the population growth is ... Area businesses celebrate milestones http://www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news/?item=14881 www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Seward County is not the only entity celebrating an anniversary this year. The county and city of Seward celebrated its 150th anniversary in 2017. These businesses located throughout Seward County ... Chamber pushes tax reduction, workforce development http://www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news/?item=14880 www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Nebraska Chamber of Commerce made its pitch for state income tax reduction, arguing that Nebraskans "need tax relief" along with government spending restraints. But "the dominant... Makerspaces bring opportunity to many http://www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news/?item=14879 www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Makerspaces are the new buzz among the young and hip tech-savvy 20-somethings. But they’re not something that you’ll just find in Lincoln or Omaha. They’ll be coming soon to a librar... NIC earns international award as best ‘new’ research campus http://www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news/?item=14878 www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news Wed, 19 Jan 7200 15:12:54 -0800 Reflecting five years of momentum, Nebraska Innovation Campus was honored with the Emerging Research Park Award from the Association of University Research Parks. The award, among several of the as... Ricketts: Growing opportunities in Nebraska’s manufacturing industry http://www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news/?item=14877 www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news Wed, 19 Jan 0800 15:12:46 -0800 Nebraska is a state known for growing things and making things. October was Manufacturing Month in Nebraska. Throughout the month we celebrated our manufacturers who are making world-class equipment a... Good Life, Greater Nebraska http://www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news/?item=14876 www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news Wed, 19 Jan 4400 15:12:37 -0800 Every November, hundreds of ambitious leaders hailing from Omaha to Scottsbluff gather in one location for a celebration of community success, philanthropy and peer learning. This year, Nebraska Co... State chamber: Biggest economic challenge is state’s workforce http://www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news/?item=14875 www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 In a presentation by the Nebraska Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the lack of adequate workforce was named as the most significant impediment to economic growth faced by communities across the state... Community foundations, small-town pride are game changers for Greater Nebraska http://www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news/?item=14874 www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 I am a child of the Great Plains. I grew up in Red Cloud, home of Pulitzer Prize-winning author Willa Cather. As a boy, I rode my horse to check the cows or eat mulberries from a tree. I knew I was lo... Nebraska looking for new Agriculture Director…and new Economic Development Director (AUDIO) http://www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news/?item=14873 www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Nebraska is looking for a new Agriculture Director for the first time in 12 years. It is finally official: Greg Ibach is leaving his post as state Agriculture Director to become Under Secretary of ... Young Nebraskans urged to consider manufacturing jobs http://www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news/?item=14872 www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A gubernatorial news conference to proclaim October as Manufacturing Month in Nebraska morphed into a call for Nebraska youth to consider manufacturing and technology careers that do not require a tra... Manufacturing Month Events Encourage Student Interest, Investment in NE http://www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news/?item=14871 www.lincolnpartners.org/ladp/recent-news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Governor Pete Ricketts promoted Manufacturing Month by visiting two businesses in central Nebraska. The Governor’s tour of Becton Dickinson in Holdrege and Royal Engineered Composites in Minden ...