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NU athletes create petition against proposed critical race theory resolution

The Daily Nebraskan 26 Jul 2021
Student-athletes at the University of Nebraska have started a petition against a proposed NU Board of Regents resolution against “any imposition of critical race theory” in curriculum ... after Nebraska Gov ... Pillen said the citizens of Nebraska expect NU to uphold citizens’ values.
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OU coach Lincoln Riley to speak at annual coaches luncheon

The Norman Transcript 26 Jul 2021
NORMAN — The Citizens Advisory Board Coaches Luncheon will look a little more normal this year ... However, they will also have a virtual option available to make sure everyone feels comfortable participating ... Prizes include tickets to OU’s game against Nebraska on Sept ... “We want people to understand what the Citizens Advisory Board does,” Nashert said ... .
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Judge Kent Turnbull to leave county court in August

The Grand Island Independent 25 Jul 2021
Turnbull has served the citizens of the State of Nebraska in the 11th Judicial District since taking the bench on Oct ... “I look forward to returning to the practice of law in greater Nebraska, specifically North Platte, a community that I love and hope to serve in some small way going forward.”.
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Midlands Voices: Nebraska, boosting our vaccination rate is vital in beating COVID

Omaha World-Herald 25 Jul 2021
We write, as the staff of Nebraska Medicine, to alert you of an alarming situation that affects your health and the safety of your family and community ... If we don’t act now, Nebraska may follow suit ... Second, Nebraska should continue testing and reporting data to help public health protect their communities and citizens to make informed decisions.
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The Public Pulse: Try this approach in Elmwood Park; Bad TIF decision; Sex education

Omaha World-Herald 25 Jul 2021
I did not know that when the taxpayers of Nebraska voted for casinos that we would be giving them a tax break also ... In response to Victoria Cork, she needs to understand that the law enforcement sent from Nebraska to Texas is there to protect all citizens including us, not only Texas ... president, Nebraska Alliance for ... Nebraska students.
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Fourth Stimulus Check: Will There Be Another Relief Payment?

CBS News 23 Jul 2021
Stimulus checks have been a financial lifeline for families finding their way through COVID ... These states, most led by Republicans, have discontinued the $300 federal unemployment benefit bonus for their citizens ahead of the official Labor Day end date. Alabama, Idaho, and Nebraska are among the states that stopped benefits on June 19 ... ET ....
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Groene: The problems with nonpartisan Unicameral

The North Platte Telegraph 22 Jul 2021
I have been asked many times why state Legislatures such as Iowa, Texas, Georgia, Arizona, Oklahoma, Florida, Wyoming, etc., are passing legislation addressing the concerns that a majority of Nebraska’s citizens also share, meanwhile Nebraska’s Legislature is mute on important issues.
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Commissioners host information session on 30×30 executive order

Hobbs News-Sun 22 Jul 2021
It’s not just grass-roots citizens opposing the plan, as 15 governors have signed a joint letter stating section 216 of Biden’s executive order 14008, to appropriate and conserve 30 percent of America’s lands by 2030, “infringes on the sovereignty of the states and rights of the citizens.”.
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Fourth Stimulus Check: Is Another Relief Payment Coming This Year?

CBS News 22 Jul 2021
Stimulus checks have been a financial lifeline for many families navigating COVID ... Still, life in the U.S ... These states, most led by Republicans, have discontinued the $300 federal unemployment benefit bonus for their citizens ahead of the official Labor Day end date. Alabama, Idaho, and Nebraska are among the states that stopped benefits on June 19.
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NU president, chancellors oppose CRT resolution, uphold academic freedom

The Daily Nebraskan 21 Jul 2021
In it, they say they write unified “in defense of freedom of expression for all members of the University of Nebraska community.” ... Nebraska Gov ... On the other hand, Pillen has said he represents all the citizens of Nebraska, who expect their values to be upheld by the university, and his resolution does just that.
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Faculty worry CRT resolution will impede UNL’s removal from censure list

The Daily Nebraskan 21 Jul 2021
The other two are ongoing through negotiations and interviews, according to Schleck, a national AAUP committee member and past president of the Nebraska and UNL AAUP organizations ... In a statement, Pillen said he is responsible to every citizen of Nebraska who “expect their values will be upheld” by NU.
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Richland County Commissioners File Resolution To Oppose 30 x 30 Initiative

The Roundup 20 Jul 2021
this initiative “infringes on the sovereignty of states and rights of the citizens.” Nebraska and Kansas State Attorneys General have cosigned a letter to the Secretary of the Interior declaring that they are prepared to defend their states’ and landowners’ property rights against 30 x 30.
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Central Nebraska judge to retire in September

Sandhills Express 19 Jul 2021
Young serves as Judge of the Central Nebraska Adult Drug Court and, for several years, participated on the Nebraska Supreme Court Committee on Problem-Solving Courts.
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District Court Judge Mark Young to retire

Kearney Hub 17 Jul 2021
In his letter to the governor and the chief justice, Young wrote, “It has been an honor to serve the citizens of the Ninth Judicial District as a judge and I wish to thank the public for all their support during my years of public service ... Young has served the citizens ...
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District Court Judge Mark Young to retire Sept. 1

The Grand Island Independent 17 Jul 2021
In his letter to the governor and the chief justice, Young wrote, “It has been an honor to serve the citizens of the Ninth Judicial District as a judge and I wish to thank the public for all their support during my years of public service ... and Nebraska District Judges Association.
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