LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — State forecasters are predicting modest economic and employment growth in Nebraska this year, and a pullback in farm incomes from their all-time highs.
Students at NU campuses in Omaha, Lincoln, Kearney, and at the College of Technical Agriculture will pay more for room and board next year.
Nebraska’s seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate held at 3.7 percent in December.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new survey of rural bankers suggests that growth in farmland prices, cash rents and farm equipment sales remain strong despite the continuing threat of drought in some Midwestern and northern Plains states.
While much of the impact of the fiscal cliff was avoided with legislation passed by Congress, there will still be economic effects.
Nebraska’s unemployment rate is at its lowest level in four years.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new survey of rural bankers shows that rising commodity prices and lower energy costs are helping businesses in Midwestern states and the northern Plains.
After three months of negative economic numbers, the Iowa Business Council’s fourth quarter indicators are up slightly.
A UNO economist says the fiscal cliff might not have a significant impact on the nation’s unemployment rate.
A new report from Nebraska’s Open Sky Policy Institute says counties would have to raise property taxes an average of seven percent if the inheritance tax ends.