Coronavirus News for Grand Island

Grand Island hospital housekeeper known for her 'kind heart'

Cindi Layher keeps the rooms clean at CHI Health St. Francis. But she cares more about the person in each room. More info »

Lincoln Journal Star - 08/09/2020 08:00am

Grand Island to receive $2.2 million for COVID-19 response

Click to watch … Grand Island to receive $2.2 million for COVID-19 response GRAND ISLAND (KSNB) - The City of Grand Island is set to receive $2.2 million for the Central Ride Agency of Nebraska (CRANE ... More info »

Lincoln & Hastings-Krny KSNB on - 07/28/2020 05:28am

Nebraska reports 7 new COVID-19 deaths; Grand Island area leads state with 560 cases

The COVID-19 toll in Hall County continued to climb Tuesday, with 61 more confirmed cases and three additional deaths in the past four days, bringing the Grand Island area's total number of lives ... More info »

Lincoln Journal Star - 04/21/2020 05:59pm

Packing Plants and COVID-19

He was so happy and so proud.” He died in May from COVID-19 at age 52, less than a week before Christian’s son was born. Christian, a former Tyson worker as well, brought a portrait of his father to ... More info »

Ohio's Country Journal - 08/10/2020 08:31am

Nebraska Legislature Hears Stories From Front Lines of Essential Workers

Family members, union representatives and advocates told a Nebraska legislative committee on Thursday about the struggles facing packing plant workers throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. A state ... More info » - 08/10/2020 09:33am

Midlands Voices: Nebraska child care businesses face enormous challenges

Steph Allen has already weathered one unimaginable crisis, the nightmare scenario that struck Grand Island and her new Teaching Tree childcare center this spring. More info » - 08/07/2020 08:21pm

Nebraska Senior Games running with COVID-19 safety procedures

The pandemic didn’t stop hundreds of athletes from competing in this year’s Nebraska Senior Games. Around 25 athletes hit the table tennis court Thursday at Horizon Middle School competing in doubles, ... More info »

Lincoln & Hastings-Krny KSNB on - 08/06/2020 11:13am

Camaro reaches speeds of 155 mph in chase from Seward to Grand Island

and went west from there to Grand Island where the man was found in a hotel. Excessive speeding has been a persistent problem since the coronavirus started, according to the Patrol. In the first ... More info » - 07/15/2020 01:21am

Nebraska Greats Golf Classic coming back to Grand Island

The Nebraska ... Grand Island last year that we said ‘Let’s call it home for a while.’” But there was a chance the event might not take place this year because of the concerns of the COVID ... More info »

Grand Island Independent - 07/11/2020 10:42am

COVID-19 vaccine studies being conducted in G.I., Norfolk and Omaha

Providing you have not tested positive for COVID-19, you have a chance ... and Drug Adminstration. In Nebraska, the vaccine studies are being done in Grand Island, Norfolk and Omaha. More info »

Grand Island Independent - 07/20/2020 01:45pm

Omaha medical research company looking for COVID-19 vaccine study subjects

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) - Meridian Clinical Research on Thursday announced it is looking for paid volunteers for a COVID-19 vaccine research study in Omaha, Norfolk, and Grand Island. Participants of ... More info » - 07/15/2020 11:14pm
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Grand Island Farmers Market

Tuesday, Aug 11, 2020 from 8:00am to 6:00pm
Grand Island, NE
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MS Support Group

Tuesday, Aug 11, 2020 from 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Hastings, NE
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Grand Island Farmers Market

Wednesday, Aug 12, 2020 from 8:00am to 6:00pm
Grand Island, NE
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Grand Island Farmers Market

New Grand Island Farmers Market

Wednesday, Aug 12, 2020 from 5:00pm to 7:30pm
Grand Island, NE
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New Grand Island Farmers Market

Grand Island Farmers Market

Thursday, Aug 13, 2020 from 8:00am to 6:00pm
Grand Island, NE
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A Higher Plane will be presenting, for your enjoyment, our first ever expo: ZENFEST! We are excited to announce this event that will be taking plac...
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HiBeerNation Winter Beer Fest

Come to our 3rd annual winter festival and beer sampling event! Winter's a bear, but we're helping you get out of the house to sample beers from 12...
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Kinkaider Oktoberfest

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Octoberfest at Platt-Duetsche

Come party with us at the Plottage!! There will be lots of fun stuff, yummy food, and cold beer!
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Grand Island Town Facts

Grand Island, Nebraska. Population for Grand Island from the last gathering is 42940. You can view Grand Island venues that host many Grand Island NE events every year.

You can find a ton of properties for sale if you search the Grand Island page on Zillow. Currently Grand Island has an average listing price for homes for sale on the market of $154,584. More real estate facts about Grand Island: The number of properties currently for sale in Grand Island is 123. The median homes for sale listing price is $136,383. This is broken down with the number of three bedroom houses in Grand Island consisting of 64 with an average listing price for these house of $152,494. Out of the 18 houses that are four bedroom the average listing price for Grand Island is $189,292. Interest rates for Grand Island are at historic lows as well.

Grand Island Nebraska has a latitude of 40.920299530029 and a longitude of -98.364601135254. View the full profile

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