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NEBRASKA BIOCONTAINMENT UNIT CELEBRATES 10TH ANNIVERSARY

The University of Nebraska Medical Center and its clinical partner, Nebraska Medicine, will celebrate the 10th anniversary Friday of the …Read More

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AID WORKERS SHOWING NO SIGNS OF EBOLA

By: Associated Press OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – The American aid workers brought to Nebraska who were exposed to Ebola in …Read More

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COLORADO SET TO DEFEND POT LAW

By: Associated Press DENVER (AP) – Legal weed in Colorado isn’t hurting its neighboring states. That’s according to a Supreme …Read More

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LAWMAKERS POSTPONE VOTE ON PRAIRIE DOG BILL

  LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – Nebraska lawmakers have postponed a vote on bill that would prevent counties from killing black-tailed …Read More

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MITCHELL EDUCATOR NAMED NEB MIDDLE SCHOOL PRINCIPAL OF THE YEAR

Mitchell Junior-Senior High Principal Heath Peters has been named the 2015 Nebraska Middle School Principal of the Year by the …Read More

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UNMC BREAST CANCER RESEARCHER HONORED

Melissa Teoh-Fitzgerald, Ph.D., calls investigating the role antioxidant enzymes play in breast cancer her passion. It’s an area she’s been …Read More

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PANHANDLE MASTER GARDENER: HELPING POLLINATORS

Pollinators – most of us think of bees, but pollinators are birds, butterflies, beetles, flies, wasps, moths, bats, the wind …Read More

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BOYS TOWN CENTENNIAL COIN BILL PASSES U-S SENATE

The United States Senate has unanimously passed S. 301 – The Boys Town Centennial Commemorative Coin Act. This bill was …Read More

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LAWMAKERS DEBATE MEASURE TO ALLOW 12 YEAR TERMS

  LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – Nebraska voters could once again decide whether to let lawmakers serve an extra four years …Read More

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BUFFETT’S BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY TO ACQUIRE KRAFT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Warren Buffett’s investments will soon include more foods that could be on a menu for his …Read More

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NEBRASKA BIOCONTAINMENT UNIT CELEBRATES 10TH ANNIVERSARY FRIDAY

WHEN:            1:25 p.m., Friday, March 27 WHERE:          Linder Reading Room, 2nd floor, Sorrell Center, northeast corner, 42nd and Emile streets …Read More

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LAWMAKERS WILL HAVE TO CATCH MARCH MADNESS AFTER WORK

  LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – Nebraska lawmakers will have to watch the Big Dance after work. Nebraska Chief Information Officer …Read More

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STATE COMMISSION TAKES SIOUX COUNTY DISPOSAL WELL DECISION UNDER ADVISEMENT

The Nebraska Oil and Gas Conservation Commission had a big crowd yesterday in Sidney at its hearing on a request …Read More

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WOMEN IN AGRICULTURE CONFERENCE SET FOR APRIL 10TH AT SIDNEY

“Agriculture: Our Purpose. Our Passion” is the theme of the Women in Agriculture Conference April 10 at Sidney. The conference …Read More

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STATEWIDE TORNADO DRILL THIS MORNING AS PART OF SEVERE WEATHER AWARENESS WEEK

This is Severe Weather Awareness Week in Nebraska and there is a statewide tornado drill set for this morning. Notice …Read More

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RICKETTS NAMES RECENTLY RETIRED ARMY COL AS DIRECTOR OF ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES

A recently retired U.S. Army veteran from Omaha will serve as Nebraska’s next director of Administrative Services. Gov. Pete Ricketts …Read More

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OST COUNCIL BANS RAPID CITY JOURNAL SALES DESPITE PAPER’S APOLOGY FOR HEADLINE

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – The Oglala Sioux Tribal Council has approved a resolution banning all businesses on the Pine …Read More

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2014 DEADLY YEAR ON NEBRASKA ROADS

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – Nebraska saw its highest number of traffic fatalities in seven years in 2014, and some state …Read More

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UNL PANHANDLE RESEARCH AND EXTENSION REPORT

Several organizations on local and state levels are pooling effort and money, along with additional funding from the Nebraska Environmental …Read More

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UNL BEEFWATCH NEWSLETTER

The UNL BeefWatch newsletter now has an audio companion. The BeefWatch Podcast provides the same timely information as the newsletter, just …Read More

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FORMER CORNHUSKER COACH CHARGED WITH ASSAULT

  LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – A former University of Nebraska football coach has been charged with domestic assault after Lincoln …Read More

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IT’S NATIONAL WORK ZONE AWARENESS WEEK

March 23-27 is National Work Zone Awareness Week and the Nebraska Department of Roads (NDOR), in cooperation with the American Traffic …Read More

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