Upcoming Events 


COVID-19 Situational Update

Many businesses have been able to reopen. While this is good news - please continue to be mindful and practice social distancing when appropriate. Many businesses are requiring patrons to wear masks in store - so make sure to keep one on hand! 

Please visit them and help them recover.
Restaurant dining rooms may open at 50 percent occupancy plus other guidelines at:

Churches and other places of worship may resume services, weddings, and funerals with unlimited occupancy while keeping six-foot separation per household.

* Beauty and nail salons, barbershops, massage therapy, and tattoo studios may open with the ten-person rule and employees and customers wearing masks.
* Dental offices, eye care, and veterinary clinics can open.
* Hospitals can resume elective surgeries if they have over 30% COVID capacity.
* Childcare facilities - up to 15 children per room, (currently 10)

For the most up-to-date information on Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19), please click here.

Nebraska DHHS COVID-19 Information Line is open 8am-8pm 7 days a week: 402-552-6645

 June 1st Phase II re-openiong guidelines - some sports allowed

Sports Classification can be found here >>


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There is currently a severe blood shortage - please consider donating if you are able.

Red cross in dire need of blood donations - Santa Monica Daily Press

Upcoming blood donation opportunities


6/15/2020: 1 p.m. - 7 p.m., Town Hall, 623 House St


6/15/2020: 1 p.m. - 6 p.m., Fire Hall, 601 N 4th


6/10/2020: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m., Louisville Senior Center, Louisville Senior Center, 423 Elm St

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BarnYard Cinema E

"The Lofte Community Theatre is excited to host our first ever Barnyard
Cinema! This is a movie viewing under the stars in our parking lot to
support the theatre during these difficult times.
On Friday June 5 and Saturday June 6 we will be showing E.T. the
Extra-Terrestrial. The admission charge is $20 per vehicle. The gates
will open at 7:30PM and the movie will begin at dusk. Space will be
limited. Reserve a spot now by calling the Lofte box office
(402-234-2553) and prepay over the phone. You will be asked for an
email address so we can send you our guidelines. Box Office Hours:
Monday-Friday 8AM-Noon. If no one answers please leave a message and
we will call you back. For safety information please visit lofte.org
for details. If we have to delay due to rain, rain dates are June 12
and June 13." 


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SVE concerts 2020


Announcements & Local News

New www.CassLocal.com - Small Business Survival Kit ( Click Here )

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A major goal for the www.CassLocal.com project, was to make small business support as convenient as possible. If you have a small business, you know that job one, is to make your businesses as simple, and convenient as possible to interact with.

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 Food bank 2020


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