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Aurora misses cut in HHS call center site selection PDF E-mail

by Kurt Johnson

 State officials announced Friday that Aurora is not among the future locations of the Department of Health and Human Services’ four new customer service centers.

Though the community survived several rounds of preliminary cuts in the past year and was listed as a finalist, state officials gave the nod to Lexington, Scottsbluff, Lincoln and Fremont. The Lexington assistance center will include 50 employees, while the Scottsbluff and Lincoln projects will employee 100 each. Fremont was the big winner, with a facility expected to employ 150 people.

Exel specializes in warehousing operations PDF E-mail

by Kurt Johnson

Handling freshly made pet food has become a business within a business at the Procter & Gamble plant west of Aurora.

It’s become such a specialized function, in fact, that P&G hired Exel, Inc. five years ago to run its warehouse operations. Third-party logistics is Exel’s bread and butter, and General Manager David Floyd said his company is a model of efficiency in that regard.

Ely Farms expanding distribution PDF E-mail

by James Hanson

A 1998 FFA project for Neal Ely of Sutton has continued to grow into the successful business near Grafton.

Ely Farms is the home of two delicacies, pickled asparagus and pickled peppers, made from a family recipe.

Ely is a loan officer at the Astra Bank in Sutton, but his work doesn’t stop at the end of that shift.

Using his degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and training received from the Enhancing Developing and Growing Entrepreneurs (EDGE) program in Aurora, Ely is always looking for ways to make the business prosper and grow.

"It beg

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