The number of Nebraska residents taking part in the federal nutrition program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) declined 9.6 percent from fiscal years 2015 to 2019, the U.S. Food and Nutrition Service reported.
The top 1 percent of earners in Nebraska are taxed at an effective rate of 8.7 percent, compared to the state’s 10.8 percent tax rate on the middle 20 percent of income earners, according to a new 24/7 Wall St. analysis.
Fourth-graders in Montana on average scored 222 on a standardized reading test administered last year, which is two points above the 2019 national average calculated by the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP).
Fourth-graders in Montana on average scored 241 on a standardized math test administered last year, which is one point above the 2019 national average calculated by the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP).
Rodney Wayne Johnson, 73 years of age, of Kearney, Nebraska, formerly of Holdrege, and the Denver, Colorado area, passed away on Sunday, February 2, 2020 at the Good Samaritan Society – St. John’s in Kearney.
Montana State University grossed $22.3 million in 2018, making it the 186th-highest-grossing college athletics program in the United States that year, according to a Montana Business Daily analysis of the latest federal data.