Lincoln Area Development Partnership Recent News

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LINCOLN – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts received Site Selection Magazine’s “Governor’s Cup” for the second consecutive year.  The prestigious award recognizes states that have demonstrated...
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Posted on Mar 30, 2018
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The Heartland Innovation Road Trip will make stops in Des Moines, Chicago, St. Louis and Kansas City to gain a pulse on the region and...
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Posted on Mar 05, 2018
Category: Lincoln News

Pipeline is an entrepreneurial fellowship program for business innovators in the Midwest. Each year, Pipeline invites their fellows, award winners and startup community champions to...
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Posted on Feb 08, 2018
Category: Lincoln News, Awards and Recognition

International business plays an important role in Lincoln's economy. Look no further than Kawasaki, GSK, Celerion and Tri-Con Industries to see what foreign investment can mean...
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Posted on Jan 18, 2018
Category: Economic Development, Events, International

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 manufacturing...
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Posted on Dec 26, 2017
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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...
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Posted on Dec 25, 2017
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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...
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Posted on Dec 24, 2017
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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,...
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Posted on Dec 23, 2017
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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...
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Posted on Dec 22, 2017
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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...
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Posted on Dec 21, 2017
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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...
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Posted on Dec 20, 2017
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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...
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Posted on Dec 19, 2017
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  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...
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Posted on Dec 13, 2017
Category: Technology

The clinking of glasses in the Windy City this past weekend was a toast to the Good Life. Members of the Lincoln Partnership for Economic...
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Posted on Nov 13, 2017
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FHR Starts Construction at the Fairmont Site for a New High Protein Feed Ingredient Kevin Karasiuk, manager at the Flint Hills Resources ethanol plant in...
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Posted on Nov 05, 2017
Category: Fillmore County

Last week marked Lincoln’s sixth annual Startup week, with five days jam-packed full of nearly 50 free events taking place in Lincoln’s various entrepreneurial spaces...
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Posted on Oct 04, 2017
Category: Events

Lincoln, Neb. –­ Wendy Birdsall, President of the Lincoln Chamber of Commerce and Lincoln Partnership for Economic Development along with Governor Pete Ricketts just returned from...
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Posted on Sep 19, 2017
Category: Economy

5 companies debuted products and customers at NMotion Demo Day 2017 Christine McGuigan, Silicon Prairie News Last week’s 5th annual NMotion Demo Day at the Rococo Theater in Lincoln...
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Posted on Aug 14, 2017
Category: Events

Highway 41 Express by Milligan opened its doors on July 17. The Express has fuel, a car wash, food, and beverages.  RV camping spaces will...
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Posted on Aug 01, 2017
Category: Fillmore County

The Lincoln Partnership for Economic Development hosted the second of three signature MyTern events, which are community immersion experiences for interns in Lincoln this summer....
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Posted on Jul 25, 2017
Category: Events

The Lincoln Partnership for Economic Development is proud to have been a major sponsor for the first-ever Inside/Outside Innovation Summit, which brought 600 entrepreneurs, investors, corporate innovators and...
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Posted on Jun 26, 2017
Category: Events