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Dave’s Pharmacy to be honored at the Seventh Annual Step Forward Awards

Scottsbluff StarHerald 03 Dec 2021
The Step Forward Awards are the most prestigious awards given for volunteerism in the state of Nebraska ... Virtual Event; Register at ... The Lifetime Achievement award is the highest honor bestowed upon a Nebraska citizen for their volunteer service ... Former Nebraska First Lady Sally Ganem – Fremont ... Nancy Hoch – Nebraska City.

Weekly COVID-19 cases

Norfolk Daily News 02 Dec 2021
With statewide vaccinations, 62.4% of Nebraska citizens are fully ...

Helping Nebraskans lead better lives

The Columbus Telegram 02 Dec 2021
The State of Nebraska prioritizes helping Nebraskans lead better lives by promoting physical and mental health ... Faced with the worst public health emergency in over a century, the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has stepped up admirably to serve our citizens ... Our goal was to turn around Test Nebraska results in 48 hours.

Speaker of the Legislature visits NC Rotary

Nebraska City News-Press 01 Dec 2021
According to LB406, which created the committee, its purpose is “to conduct a comprehensive study of certain identified geographic areas around the state of Nebraska to identify potential projects and opportunities to enhance the value of those areas to the citizens of ...

COVID-19 cases

Norfolk Daily News 26 Nov 2021
With statewide vaccinations, 69.75% of Nebraska citizens are fully vaccinated, and ...

Trophy games and charity fundraisers help players touch lives of children, others

Norfolk Daily News 26 Nov 2021
While this football season hasn’t gone as expected for Nebraska coaches, players and fans, the games have offered a ray of hope for young children, no matter the score ... For today’s Heroes Game between Nebraska and Iowa, a citizen of each state is chosen annually for acts of heroism to be honored on the field at halftime.

Department of Economic Development recognizes Ogallala's progress

The North Platte Telegraph 26 Nov 2021
Pete Ricketts’ west central director and DED’s western Nebraska development consultant, honored local leaders during a special presentation Tuesday ... Ogallala is one of 40 Nebraska communities to earn EDCC status in the program, sponsored by the Nebraska Diplomats and administered by DED.

Gunman opens fire on bus in Kosovo, killing 3, wounding 1

Fremont Tribune 26 Nov 2021
... rehab reunion City of Fremont bringing back cardboard recycling site State epidemiologist joins meeting discussing increased COVID-19 cases in Nebraska ... Citizen security is a priority and we shall not withdraw in fulfilling such a mission,” she wrote in her Facebook page.

Nebraska, Iowa heroes to be honored Friday

Hastings Tribune 24 Nov 2021
Nebraska and Iowa will meet Friday in Lincoln for the 11th annual Heroes Game, presented by Scheels. As part of the rivalry game, citizen heroes were selected from each state, with Cara Loken chosen as Nebraska's Hero and Rusty Boruff selected as Iowa's Hero ... Loken, a Lincoln native, will be honored as the Nebraska Hero.

Actor donates Thanksgiving meal to Lincoln veterans

Victoria Advocate 24 Nov 2021
Nebraska veterans of courage, commitment and strength ... Man of the Year from the League of United Latin American Citizens; Jim Wolf Equal Justice winner from Nebraska Appleseed; Distinguished Alumni Award from Chadron State College; the UNL Multicultural Center’s Influencer Award ... He did come home to Nebraska in 1971, to wait for his next assignment.

Hansen's Territorial Cup countdown, No. 3: Chuck Cecil's 106-yard INT return sunk ASU in '86

Emporia Gazette 23 Nov 2021
All week, Star columnist Greg Hansen is counting down the five best Territorial Cup games of all time. Up next. No. 3. Date. Nov. 22, 1986. Location ... Score ... Xavier Gallegos, Tucson Citizen 1986 ... 4 observations after rewatching Wisconsin football's win over Nebraska ... Xavier Gallegos, Tucson Citizen 1986 ... Clarence Tabb, Tucson Citizen 1986 ... Tucson Citizen 1986 ... .

Local View: Abuse probe too focused on Catholic priests

Lincoln Journal Star 23 Nov 2021
Nebraska Attorney General ... Why did the chief law enforcement officer of the State of Nebraska spend so much of the citizens’ tax dollars, and divert his staff from other current criminal investigations, knowing in advance most of the statutes of limitations already had expired?.

Paper missed opportunity — Margo and Jerry Pospisil

Norfolk Daily News 23 Nov 2021
This was done to give Norfolk citizens food for thought in their decisions ... Merritt was brought to Norfolk by a newly formed group called Patriots United of Northeast Nebraska, who are dedicated to reclaiming and maintaining the Constitutional rights of our citizens and our state.

Hansen's Territorial Cup Countdown, No. 4: Wildcats started 'Streak' in '82

Iosco County News Herald 22 Nov 2021
Up next. No. 4. Date. Nov. 27, 1982. Location. Arizona Stadium, Tucson. Score. Arizona 28, ASU 18 ... 4 observations after rewatching Wisconsin football's win over Nebraska ... Gary Gaynor, Tucson Citizen 1982 ... Tucson Citizen 1982 ... Glenn Capers, Tucson Citizen 1982 ... Glenn Capers, Tucson Citizen 1982 ... Gary Gaynor, Tucson Citizen 1982 ... Xavier Gallegos / Tucson Citizen ... .

Midlands Voices: UNL's diversity initiative deserves praise, not condemnation, from governor

Omaha World-Herald 22 Nov 2021
What is divisive is the rhetoric and attacks by a public official on the public university of this state that helps educate, support, diversify and assist the citizens of Nebraska and beyond through teaching, research and service ... Pat Tetreault, Ph.D., is director of the LGBTQA+ Center and the Women’s Center at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.