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ESPN
CCU AD already celebrating in OmahaOMAHA, Neb. -- Caroline Hogue tells her parents, Matt and Laura Hogue, that she
CCU AD already celebrating in Omaha
ESPN / Posted 12 minutes ago
OMAHA, Neb. -- Caroline Hogue tells her parents, Matt and Laura Hogue, that she plans to attend the University of Nebraska to study nursing and biomedical engineering. She wants to help people and to make a difference in the field -- and she wants... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Euro star Maric signs with Kingsof family and friends,” Maric said. A powerhouse defensive presence, Maric com
Euro star Maric signs with Kings
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
of family and friends,” Maric said. A powerhouse defensive presence, Maric completed a four-year college career at the University of Nebraska before playing extensively in Europe at Granada (Spain), Partizan Belgrade (Serbia), Panathinaikos... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Euro star Maric signs with Kingsof family and friends,” Maric said. A powerhouse defensive presence, Maric com
Euro star Maric signs with Kings
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 hours ago
of family and friends,” Maric said. A powerhouse defensive presence, Maric completed a four-year college career at the University of Nebraska before playing extensively in Europe at Granada (Spain), Partizan Belgrade (Serbia), Panathinaikos... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Scattered rain does little to relieve dry conditionsSIMON WHEELER / Staff Photo) The drought monitor report, prepared by NOAA, the
Scattered rain does little to relieve dry conditions
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 9 hours ago
SIMON WHEELER / Staff Photo) The drought monitor report, prepared by NOAA, the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, is based on past and expected rainfall, water levels in streams, soil moisture and other... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Drone Journalism May Be Coming Soon To A Newsroom Near Younewsrooms will start using the small aircraft for news gathering, and doing so
Drone Journalism May Be Coming Soon To A Newsroom Near You
The Aero-News Network / Posted yesterday
newsrooms will start using the small aircraft for news gathering, and doing so legally. The Drone Journalism Lab of the University of Nebraska has published a treatise on how the new rules might affect newsgathering. According to the posted... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
UH All-American Taylor makes US Pan American Cup roster- Kelsie Payne (M, 6-3, Austin, Texas, University of Kansas) 22 - Justine Wong
UH All-American Taylor makes US Pan American Cup roster
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
- Kelsie Payne (M, 6-3, Austin, Texas, University of Kansas) 22 - Justine Wong-Orantes (L, 5-6, Cypress, California, University of Nebraska) Coaching StaffHead Coach: Dan Fisher (University of Pittsburgh) Assistant Coach: Heather Olmstead... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Plans for Crossroads Mall are moving forwardthoughts. "Omaha needs a little more like, family business, and like, local bu
Plans for Crossroads Mall are moving forward
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted yesterday
thoughts. "Omaha needs a little more like, family business, and like, local business rather than like the chain stores," University of Nebraska-Omaha student Payton Werts said. "So I think that'd be awesome to see." "We need more restaurants,"... Read more
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CNN
John Roberts' challenging 2016between the public branches does not bleed over to his branch of government. H
John Roberts' challenging 2016
CNN / Posted yesterday
between the public branches does not bleed over to his branch of government. Here's how he put it in 2014 in a talk at the University of Nebraska: "They are not getting along very well these days among themselves. It's a period of real partisan... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
John Roberts' challenging 2016between the public branches does not bleed over to his branch of government. H
John Roberts' challenging 2016
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted yesterday
between the public branches does not bleed over to his branch of government. Here's how he put it in 2014 in a talk at the University of Nebraska: "They are not getting along very well these days among themselves. It's a period of real partisan... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Nothing Says 'Hip' Like Ancient Wheatyears ago in the area that now contains Syria, Turkey, Iran and Iraq, according
Nothing Says 'Hip' Like Ancient Wheat
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
years ago in the area that now contains Syria, Turkey, Iran and Iraq, according to Dipak Santra, an agronomist at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, who was not involved in writing the opinion. But humans likely ate other species of wheat... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Nothing Says 'Hip' Like Ancient Wheatyears ago in the area that now contains Syria, Turkey, Iran and Iraq, according
Nothing Says 'Hip' Like Ancient Wheat
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
years ago in the area that now contains Syria, Turkey, Iran and Iraq, according to Dipak Santra, an agronomist at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, who was not involved in writing the opinion. But humans likely ate other species of wheat... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Meet the Arizona Coyotes' 2016 NHL draft picksA Challenge. Scouting report: The team’s western scouts had their eyes on Stew
Meet the Arizona Coyotes' 2016 NHL draft picks
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
A Challenge. Scouting report: The team’s western scouts had their eyes on Stewart last season. He has size and can move effectively. Stewart will play for the University of Nebraska-Omaha. “He’s another big kid,” Bernhardt said. “Skates pretty wel... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
American Life in Poetry(www.poetryfoundation.org), publisher of Poetry magazine. It also is supported
American Life in Poetry
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
(www.poetryfoundation.org), publisher of Poetry magazine. It also is supported by the department of English at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Introduction copyright 2014 by The Poetry Foundation. The introduction's author, Ted Kooser,... Read more
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heraldscotland
Butchart slaughters opposition to claim place on Olympic teamDaniel Greaves. Olympic qualifying is still some way off in his case, with 65m
Butchart slaughters opposition to claim place on Olympic team
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
Daniel Greaves. Olympic qualifying is still some way off in his case, with 65m being the minimal requirement, but the University of Nebraska student remains hopeful of significant improvement in the coming weeks. “It’s unbelievable to be... Read more
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TribLIVE
Meet Penguins’ 2016 draft classninth in the USHL last season in defenseman assists. Passed over in the draft a
Meet Penguins’ 2016 draft class
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
ninth in the USHL last season in defenseman assists. Passed over in the draft as an 18-year-old, Jones has committed to the University of Nebraska-Omaha. “A little bit of a late bloomer,” Sexton said. “Extremely mobile, like Hall, and he plays with... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Young students work toward college degreesHannah and Sebastian currently attend NSCC full time, while simultaneously enro
Young students work toward college degrees
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 3 days ago
Hannah and Sebastian currently attend NSCC full time, while simultaneously enrolled in online high school courses at the University of Nebraska High School. Hannah’s plans for the summer include attending the six-day Engineering OPTIONS for High... Read more
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Raw Story
“Support. Don’t punish”—Protestors project powerful anti-drug war images onto Brooklyn detention centerdefinitely shouldn’t be subjected to disproportionate criminal punishments.” S
“Support. Don’t punish”—Protestors project powerful anti-drug war images onto Brooklyn detention center
Raw Story / Posted 3 days ago
definitely shouldn’t be subjected to disproportionate criminal punishments.” Sarah Merrigan, a senior at the University of Nebraska who has written for The Influence, was at the protest representing Students for Sensible Drug... Read more
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USA Track & Field
Hill and O’Keeffe set meet records, Lyles wins big on first day of USATF Juniorstoday. It didn’t happen, but that’s alright. I’m still excited about my time.”
Hill and O’Keeffe set meet records, Lyles wins big on first day of USATF Juniors
USA Track & Field / Posted 3 days ago
today. It didn’t happen, but that’s alright. I’m still excited about my time.” Cale Wagner (Seward, Nebraska) of the University of Nebraska, set the pace for the men’s decathlon, setting four personal records in his five events of the day,... Read more
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Daily Press
Legacy 76 off to impressive startsoccer to Legacy 76, which has three players on its National Premier Soccer Lea
Legacy 76 off to impressive start
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
soccer to Legacy 76, which has three players on its National Premier Soccer League roster this summer with connections to University of Nebraska Omaha's Division I program that launched in 2011 under head coach Jason Mims. Legacy defender Jacob... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Alleged gang rape victim confronts football coach: 'I hated this man more than my rapists'how to handle stress. Brenda Tracy is none of these. But there she was Wednes
Alleged gang rape victim confronts football coach: 'I hated this man more than my rapists'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
how to handle stress. Brenda Tracy is none of these. But there she was Wednesday afternoon, standing in front of the University of Nebraska football team, delivering a powerful speech unlike any other the players are likely to ever... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
'This is a coach who victimized me': Alleged gang rape victim confronts football coach who 'trivialized her suffering'how to handle stress. Brenda Tracy is none of these. But there she was Wednes
'This is a coach who victimized me': Alleged gang rape victim confronts football coach who 'trivialized her suffering'
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
how to handle stress. Brenda Tracy is none of these. But there she was Wednesday afternoon, standing in front of the University of Nebraska football team, delivering a powerful speech unlike any other the players are likely to ever... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
‘At one point I hated this man more than my rapists’about sexual violence against women. Photo: Supplied But there she was on Wedn
‘At one point I hated this man more than my rapists’
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
about sexual violence against women. Photo: Supplied But there she was on Wednesday afternoon, standing in front of the University of Nebraska football team, delivering a powerful speech unlike any other the players are likely to ever... Read more
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Brisbane Times
'I hated this man more than my rapists': Brenda Tracy confronts football coach 18 years after he glossed over her alleged gang rapeabout sexual violence against women. Photo: Supplied But there she was on Wedn
'I hated this man more than my rapists': Brenda Tracy confronts football coach 18 years after he glossed over her alleged gang rape
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 days ago
about sexual violence against women. Photo: Supplied But there she was on Wednesday afternoon, standing in front of the University of Nebraska football team, delivering a powerful speech unlike any other the players are likely to ever... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'I hated this man more than my rapists': Brenda Tracy confronts football coach 18 years after he glossed over her alleged gang rapehow to handle stress. Brenda Tracy is none of these. But there she was on Wed
'I hated this man more than my rapists': Brenda Tracy confronts football coach 18 years after he glossed over her alleged gang rape
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
how to handle stress. Brenda Tracy is none of these. But there she was on Wednesday afternoon, standing in front of the University of Nebraska football team, delivering a powerful speech unlike any other the players are likely to ever... Read more
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WA Today
'I hated this man more than my rapists': Brenda Tracy confronts football coach 18 years after he glossed over her alleged gang rapeabout sexual violence against women. Photo: Supplied But there she was on Wedn
'I hated this man more than my rapists': Brenda Tracy confronts football coach 18 years after he glossed over her alleged gang rape
WA Today / Posted 5 days ago
about sexual violence against women. Photo: Supplied But there she was on Wednesday afternoon, standing in front of the University of Nebraska football team, delivering a powerful speech unlike any other the players are likely to ever... Read more
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The Age
'I hated this man more than my rapists': Brenda Tracy confronts football coach 18 years he glossed over her alleged gang rapehow to handle stress. Brenda Tracy is none of these. But there she was on Wed
'I hated this man more than my rapists': Brenda Tracy confronts football coach 18 years he glossed over her alleged gang rape
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
how to handle stress. Brenda Tracy is none of these. But there she was on Wednesday afternoon, standing in front of the University of Nebraska football team, delivering a powerful speech unlike any other the players are likely to ever... Read more
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Canberra Times
'I hated this man more than my rapists': Brenda Tracy confronts football coach 18 years he glossed over her alleged gang rapeformer Oregon State University coach. Photo: Supplied But there she was on Wed
'I hated this man more than my rapists': Brenda Tracy confronts football coach 18 years he glossed over her alleged gang rape
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
former Oregon State University coach. Photo: Supplied But there she was on Wednesday afternoon, standing in front of the University of Nebraska football team, delivering a powerful speech unlike any other the players are likely to ever... Read more
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SkyHi Daily News
Hamilton: Gun-free zones, more harm than helpHall of Fame, the Colorado Aviation Hall of Fame, the Oklahoma University Army
Hamilton: Gun-free zones, more harm than help
SkyHi Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
Hall of Fame, the Colorado Aviation Hall of Fame, the Oklahoma University Army ROTC Wall of Fame, and is a recipient of the University of Nebraska 2015 Alumni Achievement Award. He was educated at the University of Oklahoma, the Army Language... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Sharon Grigsby: Coach Briles, here's what an apology looks like, albeit 18 years latefour football players, two of them on the Oregon State University team. Yester
Sharon Grigsby: Coach Briles, here's what an apology looks like, albeit 18 years late
Dallas Morning News / Posted 5 days ago
four football players, two of them on the Oregon State University team. Yesterday, 18 years later, Tracy traveled to the University of Nebraska to visit with its football team. The Huskers coach, Mike Riley, was head coach at Oregon State at the... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
New president named to Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oakcare system that includes two acute care hospitals -- Nebraska Medical Center a
New president named to Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
care system that includes two acute care hospitals -- Nebraska Medical Center and Nebraska Medicine Bellevue -- and the University of Nebraska Medical Center Physicians, a 600-faculty physician practice group. �Rosanna�s 20-plus years in health... Read more
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SkyHi Daily News
Hamitlon: Gun-free zones, more harm than helpHall of Fame, the Colorado Aviation Hall of Fame, the Oklahoma University Army
Hamitlon: Gun-free zones, more harm than help
SkyHi Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
Hall of Fame, the Colorado Aviation Hall of Fame, the Oklahoma University Army ROTC Wall of Fame, and is a recipient of the University of Nebraska 2015 Alumni Achievement Award. He was educated at the University of Oklahoma, the Army Language... Read more
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McCook Daily Gazette
Tri Valley Medical Foundation awards scholarships to local medical studentsand will be a senior at UNMC-Lincoln. Michaela Holdcroft, from Indianola, is b
Tri Valley Medical Foundation awards scholarships to local medical students
McCook Daily Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
and will be a senior at UNMC-Lincoln. Michaela Holdcroft, from Indianola, is beginning her studies as a freshman at the University of Nebraska at Kearney as a nursing student. Amber Metzger, Arapahoe, will be a freshman at Colby Community... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Sexual assault victim visits UNL: 'I am filled with hope'I walked over to him and he hugged me. I just cried on his shoulder for a minut
Sexual assault victim visits UNL: 'I am filled with hope'
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 6 days ago
I walked over to him and he hugged me. I just cried on his shoulder for a minute," she said. Tracy spoke with Riley, University of Nebraska-Lincoln administration and nearly 150 young men on the Nebraska football team. "I told them my story.... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Emerald ash borer forcing homeowners to make tough choices about their treesBorer beetle. The state announced on June 8 that the tree-killing parasite had
Emerald ash borer forcing homeowners to make tough choices about their trees
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 6 days ago
Borer beetle. The state announced on June 8 that the tree-killing parasite had been discovered in an Omaha park. Now, the University of Nebraska Extension Office in Omaha says homeowners have been calling in with all kinds of questions about... Read more
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McCook Daily Gazette
Long-time MHS English teacher retiring after 33 yearsgraduating from Cozad High School in 1979, Wolford doubled-down and earned her
Long-time MHS English teacher retiring after 33 years
McCook Daily Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
graduating from Cozad High School in 1979, Wolford doubled-down and earned her teaching degree in three years from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. After marrying her high school sweetheart, Greg Wolford, they moved to McCook in 1982, where... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Around Town: Shop Local in Edgewaterand expansive background in both design and the technical aspects of costume co
Around Town: Shop Local in Edgewater
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 6 days ago
and expansive background in both design and the technical aspects of costume construction. Halsey graduated from the University of Nebraska at Omaha with a bachelor of fine arts in theater arts. For over fifteen years, he has designed and... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Dream vacation turns tragic for recent Horizon High School gradsset up a memorial outside Horizon High School in Scottsdale to honor Smith, who
Dream vacation turns tragic for recent Horizon High School grads
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 6 days ago
set up a memorial outside Horizon High School in Scottsdale to honor Smith, who was supposed to start college at the University of Nebraska this fall. Classmates called Smith a "stand-up guy" who loved hockey, hunting and fishing. "I would... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Nebraska in UB football’s futureteam will be seeing lots of red in 2021. UB Athletic Director Allen Greene ann
Nebraska in UB football’s future
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
team will be seeing lots of red in 2021. UB Athletic Director Allen Greene announced Tuesday that the Bulls will face the University of Nebraska Cornhuskers in Lincoln, Neb. on Sept. 11, 2021. Nebraska fans, most wearing red, usually pack Memorial... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Alleged rape victim to meet with former OSU coach Mike Rileyand a half ago, Riley issued a public apology. He also invited Tracy to meet hi
Alleged rape victim to meet with former OSU coach Mike Riley
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 7 days ago
and a half ago, Riley issued a public apology. He also invited Tracy to meet him in person and speak to the players at The University of Nebraska where he’s now the head football coach. Tracy said yes. That meeting was scheduled to happen... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
New Drone Regulations Take Offrequire pilots 16 and older take a knowledge test which costs $150. Matt Waite
New Drone Regulations Take Off
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 7 days ago
require pilots 16 and older take a knowledge test which costs $150. Matt Waite runs the Drone Journalism Lab at the University of Nebraska. He expects this lower barrier to entry will mean the skies will be soon be filled with commercial... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
FAA Approves New Rules For Dronesa journalism Professor who founded the Drone Journalism Lab in the College of J
FAA Approves New Rules For Drones
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 7 days ago
a journalism Professor who founded the Drone Journalism Lab in the College of Journalism and Mass Communications at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Flying a drone commercially once required a manned aircraft pilot license that cost upwards... Read more
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Naples Daily News
SWFL moms-to-be practice fitness during pregnancywhile pregnant was often looked down upon, said Kirk Kreifels, who graduated wi
SWFL moms-to-be practice fitness during pregnancy
Naples Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
while pregnant was often looked down upon, said Kirk Kreifels, who graduated with an exercise science degree from the University of Nebraska-Omaha. "It's not only safe, but it actually helps them in their pregnancy," he said. That's not to... Read more
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The Atlantic
How American Politics Went Insanestructurally, and the anti-compromise virus is out there. A second virus was i
How American Politics Went Insane
The Atlantic / Posted 8 days ago
structurally, and the anti-compromise virus is out there. A second virus was initially identified in 2002, by the University of Nebraska at Lincoln political scientists John R. Hibbing and Elizabeth Theiss-Morse, in their book Stealth... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Local condition reports solicited for drought mapand click on the "submit a report" tab at the top of the page. The National Dr
Local condition reports solicited for drought map
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
and click on the "submit a report" tab at the top of the page. The National Drought Mitigation Center at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Together Inc. volunteers gardening to feed empty stomachs in communityperfect job for us which was cleaning out the beds," said Dusten Crichton, dire
Together Inc. volunteers gardening to feed empty stomachs in community
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 8 days ago
perfect job for us which was cleaning out the beds," said Dusten Crichton, director of Thompson Learning Community at the University of Nebraska-Omaha. Volunteers weeded beds and planted peppers recently at Together Inc. where, three years ago,... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Family, friends of Tyronn Lue in Mexico react to championship winwinning head coach, played for two championship winning teams in Los Angeles an
Family, friends of Tyronn Lue in Mexico react to championship win
KOMU Columbia / Posted 8 days ago
winning head coach, played for two championship winning teams in Los Angeles and was a star basketball player at the University of Nebraska, he was a boy from a small town in mid-Missouri. Mexico has a population of a little over 11,000... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Eye Doctor Opening People's Eyesthousands. Dr. John Shepherd since 2008 has been director of the Weigel William
Eye Doctor Opening People's Eyes
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 8 days ago
thousands. Dr. John Shepherd since 2008 has been director of the Weigel Williamson Center for Visual Rehabilitation at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha. It's America's only low-vision clinic situated on a medical center campus,... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
Finding family: What film can teach about why families are 'worth fighting for'week's release of “Finding Dory.” According to Coyne and Dawn O. Braithwaite, t
Finding family: What film can teach about why families are 'worth fighting for'
The Oakdale Leader / Posted 8 days ago
week's release of “Finding Dory.” According to Coyne and Dawn O. Braithwaite, the chair of communication studies at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, movies such as “Finding Nemo” and “Finding Dory” are part of a large repertoire of films that... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Business briefs for June 20Samantha Rucker of Lincoln, Nebraska, as the new event planner. Rucker earned
Business briefs for June 20
Marshall Independent / Posted 9 days ago
Samantha Rucker of Lincoln, Nebraska, as the new event planner. Rucker earned a bachelor's degree in hospitality from University of Nebraska, Lincoln, with minors in both business and leadership. Round Lake Vineyards and Winery is located at... Read more
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