Source: By ALGIS J. LAUKAITIS, Lincoln Journal Star (NE) Friday, August 13, 2010 1
The Lancaster County Board closed the deal Friday and sold Lancaster Manor to a Nebraska company established by Hunter Management of Evanston, Ill., for $9.5 million. The buyer is Lancaster Manor Real Estate, which now owns the land and assets of the nursing home at 1001 South St. Financing was arranged by American National Bank of Nebraska.
….. Kaspar and the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Local 2468, and a grass-roots opposition group called Save the Manor Coalition, brought to light a litany of problems at nursing homes owned by the Rothner family in Illinois and other states.
Source: Associated Press, May 1, 2009 6:15 PM
The State Foster Care Review Board
is voicing its disapproval of plans to privatize Nebraska’s foster-care system. During its
Friday meeting, the board passed a resolution outlining its concerns. Among them
are quality and availability of foster-care services, accountability and
Source: Nebraska.tv, Dec 19, 2007 10:37 AM
State Auditor Mike Foley has released a list (.pdf) of over 800 vendors paid $500,000 and above by the State of Nebraska during Fiscal Year 07. In addition, the Auditor has released a list of University and State personnel with a gross income of over $100,000 during Fiscal Year 07, beginning July 1, 2006 and ending June 30, 2007.