AARP Nebraska Warns Consumers and Offers Tips to Avoid Christmas Shopping Scams

Specifically for AARP Nebraska The holidays are a time of togetherness, celebration and giving. Unfortunately, scammers take advantage of the season to give themselves gifts by stealing your money. “We urge everyone to serve their holiday cheer with some skepticism to protect themselves from sophisticated scammers,” advises Todd Stubbendieck, state director of AARP Nebraska. “It’s … Read more

Mind your kill

DOUG LEIER ND Game and Fish Department As Thanksgiving rolls into December, many hunters have freezers full of mallards and grouse, Canada geese and venison. When we shared community refrigerators in college, we had fun labeling packages to keep others from “enjoying” our hard-earned game. If you lived in Milligan Hall back in the day … Read more

Forsyth commissioners. Winston-Salem Council is considering incentive packages for manufacturers

Forsyth County and Winston-Salem have reached the public hearing stage for two additional manufacturing-related economic development projects that have a total of 296 jobs at stake. Both projects were funded by Greater Winston-Salem Inc. The stimulus proposals concern what the Winston-Salem City Council has dubbed “Project Circle,” which would create 180 jobs and retain 37, … Read more