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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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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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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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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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People enjoy life in Nebraska. It ranks as one of the highest states for well-being and contentedness and is one of the least “stressed-out” states....
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Posted on Nov 24, 2014
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In this increasingly global economy, businesses have the ability to relocate just about anywhere in the world, but communities benefit from local businesses and need...
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Posted on Nov 10, 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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Press Release by Nebraska Department of Economic Development FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Motion picture finishes filming in Fremont and Omaha, features Oscar-nominated and Golden Globe-winning cast OCTOBER 27, 2014...
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Posted on Oct 27, 2014
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There is a strong relationship between the educational level of a state’s workforce and median wages in the state. The better the education, the more...
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Posted on Nov 17, 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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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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Technology is all around us. Every day, new tech-related businesses are springing up—and this trend shows no signs of slowing. With advancing technology comes the...
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Posted on Nov 03, 2014
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  Results For Business provides summarized analysis of bills by categories that are of particular interest to business owners and managers. How They Voted provides an...
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Posted on Jun 25, 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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The average manufacturing worker in the U.S. earned over $77,000 in 2013. And the average age of these workers is 50. As baby boomers retire,...
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Posted on Oct 27, 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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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

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

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Posted on Feb 03, 2012
Category: News Categories, From the Office, Local/Domestic/National

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
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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

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