The Nebraska Department of Transportation will host four meetings yet this month — three of them in Northeast and North Central Nebraska — to update the public on its recovery efforts.

The public is invited to attend.

The area meetings are set for:

— Norfolk: Wednesday, June 26, from 2:30 to 4 p.m., Lifelong Learning Center, 601 E. Benjamin Ave.

— O’Neill: Thursday, June 27, 9:30 to 11 a.m., Holt County Annex, 128 N. Sixth St.

— Niobrara: Thursday, June 27, 2:30 to 4 p.m., Ponca Tribe of Nebraska Conference Room, 2523 Woodbine St.

In other news

State health officials have confirmed the death of a woman in North Central Nebraska from West Nile virus.

MADISON — The James and Neva Winters family received a special recognition award earlier this week at the Madison County Fair here.

U.S. Sen. Ben Sasse said Wednesday that a member of his staff will be hosting a mobile office on Thursday, July 18, in Norfolk.

The Norfolk Public Schools board of education approved and paid a settlement by a former employee as part of Monday’s monthly board meeting, following a 31-minute executive session.