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FREMONT, Neb. — An entrepreneur here has taken a cooking technique from the Great Plains and turned it into a business that is growing fast...
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Posted on Jan 14, 2015
Category: Success Stories

Establishing a culture that encourages innovation in the workplace is arguably one of the most important predictors of long-term business success. Peter Drucker, the man...
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Posted on Jan 12, 2015
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There’s never been a better time to build your business in Nebraska. Forbes and CNBC have touted the state as a top state for doing...
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Posted on Jan 05, 2015
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Sustainable economic growth doesn't happen in a vacuum. It requires an array of resources (business friendly climate, skilled workforce, appropriate incentive and financing programs) and...
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Posted on Dec 29, 2014
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Rural living has a number of significant advantages. There’s less traffic, more green space, the cost of living is usually much lower, and the quality...
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Posted on Dec 22, 2014
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When seven land speculators claimed Fremont, Nebraska in 1856, the Union Pacific transcontinental railroad figured prominently in their vision for the town. As these “Pathfinders”...
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Posted on Dec 15, 2014
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CHICAGO, IL, DECEMBER 8, 2014: The Mid-America Economic Development Council presented its annual Economic Development awards at the 2014 Mid-America Competitiveness Conference & Site Selector...
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Posted on Dec 12, 2014
Category: Press Release

Studies suggest that spending time outside is good for you. Of course, there are obvious physical benefits of getting exercise, but being outdoors, particularly in...
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Posted on Dec 08, 2014
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Choosing where to locate your business is one of the most important decisions you'll make as an entrepreneur. Geography is just the tip of the...
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Posted on Dec 01, 2014
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By Fremont Tribune The executive director of the Greater Fremont Development Council is part of a six-person team that recently was recognized nationally for leadership and...
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Posted on Nov 11, 2014
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GFDC executive director, Cecilia Harry, was honored at a special awards ceremony at the annual conference of the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) in Fort...
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Posted on Oct 22, 2014
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Partnership provides opportunities for students, industry By Stephen Rickerl/Fremont Tribune More than 60 people representing Fremont Public Schools, Metropolitan Community College, Valmont Industries and local business people...
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Posted on Oct 01, 2014
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January 13, 2014 7:00 am  •  By Stephen Rickerl/Fremont Tribune. A local farm operation that runs five generations deep is launching a new line of...
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Posted on Jul 08, 2014
Category: ag

April 23, 2014 8:30 am  •  By Chris Zavadil/Fremont Tribune.  Campers will spend their last summer at the Fremont Family YMCA’s Camp Christian this summer. Jerry Rinne,...
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Posted on Jul 08, 2014
Category: YMCA

June 16, 2014 7:00 am  •  By Stephen Rickerl/Fremont Tribune.  The announcement earlier this month that student loan debt had reached a record $1.5 trillion...
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Posted on Jul 07, 2014
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June 08, 2013 3:30 am  •  By Chris Zavadil/Fremont Tribune.    If all goes well, the Fremont Family YMCA could break ground this fall for the...
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Posted on Jul 01, 2014
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June 23, 2014 7:00 am  •  By Stephen Rickerl/Fremont Tribune.   Work is under way to build a lab that is the result of a public-private partnership...
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Posted on Jun 23, 2014
Category: welding, education

Greater Fremont Development supports the Fremont Dream It. Do It. program that links local high school students with college credits, local employers, paid internships, invaluable...
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Posted on Feb 28, 2014
Category: Dream It. Do It., workforce, education, internship

Greater Fremont Development supports the Fremont Dream It! Do It! program that links local high school students with college credits, local employers, paid internships, invaluable...
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Posted on Jan 21, 2014
Category: education, workforce, Dream It Do It

Intern Nebraska Program The Intern Nebraska (InternNE) program connects college students and employers from across the state, providing a unique opportunity for them to co-invest in...
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Posted on Mar 29, 2013
Category: internship, education, grants, workforce