The best flicks and documentaries (some of which are streaming for free!) to watch this June 19.
State offices will close and state employees will be given the day off Friday in observance of Juneteenth, according to a news release from the office of Gov. Pete Ricketts.
The annual June 19 tradition commemorates the day in 1865 when former American slaves in Galveston, Texas, were finally informed of President Lincoln's Jan. 1, 1863, Emancipation Proclamation.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate passed a bill Tuesday that would make Juneteenth, or June 19th, a federal holiday commemorating the end of slavery in the United States.
The Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation District will begin work next week on the outlet structures at Lake McConaughy.
Wells Fargo's employees have the option to use one of two personal holidays or allotted paid time off to celebrate Juneteenth this weekend.
Nike made Juneteenth an annual paid holiday for the first time last year.
The coffeemaker said scheduled hourly employees at its stores, distribution centers and plants will receive 1.5 times their regular wage on Saturday in recognition of the holiday.
Twitter made Juneteenth a company holiday in the U.S. last year. The social media site's employees will celebrate the holiday at work on Friday and on Twitter's website on Saturday.
Thurgood Marshall College Fund students will take over the Citi Foundation's Instagram account to celebrate Juneteenth on Saturday.
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This holiday weekend will feel something closer to Memorial Days of old as more states lift COVID-19 restrictions. Get the latest updates and view maps and charts showing rising vaccination and waning infections and deaths in the U.S.
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The Lincoln County commissioners will consider authorizing Chairman Kent Weems to sign a contract for the 2nd and 3rd floor bathroom remodel project with Dowhower Construction at Tuesday’s meeting.
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All TestNebraska collection sites and associated laboratories will be closed for the Memorial Day holiday.
All campuses in McCook, North Platte, Broken Bow, Imperial, Ogallala and Valentine will be closed. The college will reopen June 1.