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Business Closings

Bomgaars: Updated hours Monday-Saturday 7:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m. Sunday regular hours. Effective Monday, March 23rd, they will be adding curbside and carryout service. Call ahead with what you need and they will have it ready for you. 

Cubby's, Neligh: No dine in, no refillable cups.

Dusty's, Orchard: Kitchen is open, only 10 seated customers. Carryout available.

DW's, Ewing: Delivery, carryout and curbside available.

Imperial II: Dining limited to 13 tables, delivery and carry out available

Doerr & Klein Law: Appointments only

Elgin Senior Center: Closed until April 1

Neligh Senior Center: Closed till March 31st. Will do home deliveries and pickup to go orders out of the back door.

Lordemann Insurance/Elgin Insurance Services in Elgin: by appointment only

Pinnacle Bank: Not closing, limited access with drive through still open. ATM live or by phone.

Thriftway Market, Neligh: Delivery service available 8 a.m.-5 p.m. within 5-mile radius

Wanek Pharmacy/Tilden Pharmacy: Normal Hours 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Local and out of town delivery and mail service available


Orchard, Clearwater, Ewing and Elkhorn Valley are closed for the remainder of the school year. 

Orchard: Sack lunches for students beginning Monday, March 23. Call by 10 a.m. each morning.

Summerland: The Summerland Board Committee meeting scheduled for Wednesday, March 25 has been cancelled.

Elkhorn Valley: On Thursday, March 19 and Friday, March 20, the school will open its doors for students to pick up school materials and laptops and clean out lockers, info. here


AMH: Phone Triage available. Info here.

AMH Wellness: Closed indefinitely. 

Eye Physicians, Neligh: At this time, we are only seeing emergencies or sight-threatening conditions. Open by appointment to pick up contacts and eye glasses.  Call 402-887-4506 for addition questions.

Neligh Family Dentistry: Closed except for emergencies. Info here.

Arbor Care Center: No visitors, please Skype or FaceTime residents.

The Willows Assisted Living: No visitors, please Skype or FaceTime residents.


City Of Neligh: City offices will be closed due to renovation - closed Friday through end of renovation project. Open by appointment, drop box available.

Courthouse: Open by appointment only. Details & contact info here.

Orchard: Place bills in drop box

Oakdale: Village office closed, use drop box for payments

DMV: No driving tests. Info here.

NRD, NRCS, SERVICE CENTER AGENCIES: Business will only be through email, mail or by phone. No in-person business. Call 887-4176. The NRCS is extension is 3 and FSA extension is 2.


Orchard: Closed

Neligh: No programs, open 1-5 Monday through Friday

Clearwater: Closed until April 1

Tilden:Closed to public, curbside service offered

Elgin: Open, no evening hours


All in-person Catholic Masses suspended

St. Francis, Neligh &  Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, Tilden - no in-person public masses scheduled at this time. Sunday mass may be viewed live on Facebook at 10 am. Weekly bulletins may be picked up in the vestibule of church.

First Congregational Church, Neligh - worship services every Sunday at 11 a.m.  via Zoom. Please contact Dr. Becky McNeil 402.540.5615 or visit their Facebook page, UccNeligh for log in/phone-in information. 

United Methodist Church - Neligh, Oakdale, Clearwater: Closed

Grace Lutheran Church in Neligh and Trinity Lutheran Church in Elgin - suspended all in-person services through the end of March. We will live stream our services on our Facebook page and also publish them to Youtube. The church office will remain open during regular hours.

Concordia Lutheran Church, Clearwater has cancelled all church services and activities through March 31st.

Abundant Life Christian Center in Neligh will be closed for the next two weeks. Will evaluate then.

Calvary Bible Church-Neligh: Drive-in church service at 10 a.m. Park in the parking lot and tune your radio to 96.3 FM. This service will also be streamed online on their YouTube channel:

United Methodist Hope Parishes (Orchard, Page, Ewing): Sunday worship is cancelled in all Hope Parish churches throughout the rest of March. Pastor Larmena will provide a message via Facebook Live on the Hope Parish Facebook Page at 10:30 am each Sunday.

Ewing Full Gospel Church: Suspending in person meetings. Sunday at 10:45 a.m., message will go live on the church's Facebook page. Will later be uploaded to YouTube:


All fish fries cancelled

Orchard Windsor Loin event postponed

Pheasants Forever banquet now Oct. 17. Membership/tickets here