Health department reports local COVID-19 cases

Article published by DC Post-Gazette OMAHA – The Douglas County Health Department (DCHD) has received presumptive confirmation of two more COVID-19 cases related to the first case and a fourth unrelated case as of Tuesday. These presumptive positive cases are...

Energy assistance program expands

Article published by Pilot-Tribune Common Fund of the Heartland has expanded its energy assistance program with the addition of two new partner agencies: Christian Outreach Program Elkhorn (COPE) and Eastern Nebraska Community Action Partnership (ENCAP). With the...

Grant fund proposal for 211 service advanced

Lawmakers gave first-round approval April 11 to a bill that would provide grant funding to a statewide health and human services referral program. Currently, the Telecommunications Relay System Act levies a surcharge on telephone lines in Nebraska to provide...