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Salestrom Celebration of Life Planned at UNK

Salestrom Celebration of Life Planned at UNK

Jun 12, 2024 / Press Release

There will be a Celebration of Jim Salestrom’s life on Friday, June 21, in the University of Nebraska at Kearney’s Fine Arts Recital Ha...
Nebraska State Fair welcomes new Marketing Director

Nebraska State Fair welcomes new Marketing Director

Jun 12, 2024 / NSF

Grand Island, NE — The Nebraska State Fair is delighted to announce the recent appointment of Courtney Glock as marketing director for the Ne...
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Deep cleaning of barns complete ahead of State Fair

Jun 11, 2024 / NSF

The Nebraska State Fair might only run for 11 days, but preparing for the annual showcase takes the entire year. For the famed sheep barn and othe...
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2024 Nebraska Career and Technical Education (CTE) Conference Highlights

Jun 11, 2024 / NDE

More than 500 Career and Technical Education (CTE) educators and administrators from across the state came together for the 2024 Nebraska Career Ed...
Dan Osborn Wins Endorsement of United Auto Workers

Dan Osborn Wins Endorsement of United Auto Workers

Jun 11, 2024 / Press Release

Momentum Builds for Dan Osborn, Independent Wins Endorsement of United Auto Workers in Race for Nebraska US Senate Seat Osborn, a veteran and unio...
Nebraska AG Mike Hilgers Release

Attorney General Hilgers and Coalition of AGs Reach $700 Million Settlement against Johnson and Johnson

Jun 11, 2024 / AG

Lincoln – Nebraska Attorney General Hilgers and 42 other attorneys general reached a $700 million nationwide settlement to resolve allegation...
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Gov. Pillen, Nebraska Department of Education Recognize 28 Students for Top ACT Scores

Jun 10, 2024 / NDEA

Today, Governor Jim Pillen and the Nebraska Department of Education (NDE) hosted a ceremony in the State Capitol Rotunda to recognize graduates fro...
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Nebraska Crop Progress and Condition Report

Jun 10, 2024 / USDA

LINCOLN, Neb. June 10, 2024 - For the week ending June 9, 2024, there were 5.3 days suitable for fieldwork, according to the USDA's National Agricu...
Senate Candidate Dan Osborn Visiting Region Today

Senate Candidate Dan Osborn Visiting Region TodayAudio Icon, this article contains audio

Jun 10, 2024 / Press Release

OMAHA, NE – Dan Osborn, Independent U.S. Senate candidate, has been in Loup City and the Tri-Cities, holding Town Hall meetings and touring l...
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2024 Kids Count Data Book Released

Jun 10, 2024 / Samantha Livermore Voices for Children in Nebraska

Nebraska Ranks High in Child Well-Being, but Child Poverty, Chronic School Absent Rate, and Test Scores Worsening: Voices for Children in Nebraska ...
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A Monumental Victory for the Free World

Jun 7, 2024 / By Rep. Adrian Smith

This week, I traveled to France with a delegation of my congressional colleagues, led by House Majority Leader Steve Scalise (R-LA), to honor the 8...
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Mid-America Manufacturing Sector Falls for the Month Job Losses Continue with Elevated Inflation

Jun 7, 2024 / Creighton University

May 2024 Survey Highlights:For the third time in the past four months, the overall, or Business Conditions Index, sank below growth neutral.The who...
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Ricketts Announces Upcoming Mobile Office Hours

Jun 7, 2024 / Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Pete Ricketts (R-NE) announced his constituent casework staff will be hosting Mobile Office Hours arou...
Pete Ricketts Weekly Column

Senator Ricketts’ Weekly Column: The Fight to Protect America’s System of Justice

Jun 7, 2024 / Pete Ricketts

Our country was founded on the principle that everyone should receive equal justice under the law. It’s part of who we are. It’s why &l...
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Survey Illustrates Internet Access Disparities for Nebraskans

Jun 7, 2024 / UNL

Lincoln, Nebraska, June 6, 2024 — A University of Nebraska–Lincoln survey shows a majority of Nebraskans report mostly or very dependab...
Nebraska Department of Transportation

Work on I-80, Minden to Gibbon

Jun 7, 2024 / NDOT

June 6, 2024 (Grand Island, Neb.) — Weather permitting, work will begin June 11 on I-80, from reference post 279.48 to reference post 28...
Gov. Pillen and Senators Visit Deployed Troops at Border

Gov. Pillen and Senators Visit Deployed Troops at Border

Jun 7, 2024 / Press Release

LINCOLN, NE – Governor Jim Pillen traveled Wednesday to Del Rio, Texas, to see troops he deployed to assist in securing America’s south...
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City of McCook Fire Department Ambulances Equipped With Telemedicine Technology

Jun 6, 2024 / City of McCook Fire Department

The City of McCook Fire Department ambulances are now equipped with telemedicine technology thanks to a new state initiative. “Every person ...
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Ricketts Honors 80th Anniversary of D-Day

Jun 6, 2024 / Press Release

Today, U.S. Senator Pete Ricketts (R-NE) joined Senators John Boozman (R-AR) and Chris Coons (D-DE) to introduce a resolution commemorating the 80t...
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Adult Mountain Lion With Cubs Near Beaver City

Jun 5, 2024 / Furnas Co Sheriff Office

Sheriff’s office has received credible reports of sightings of an adult mountain lion with cubs in the North West part of Beaver City. Sherif...
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Troopers Arrest 47 Impaired Drivers As Summer Travel Season Begins

Jun 5, 2024 / NSP- Lincoln

Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol removed from the road 47 impaired drivers during a statewide campaign to begin the summer travel season. T...
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Ricketts Welcomes Rosen as Lead Democrat Co-Sponsor on Tax Cuts for Veterans Act

Jun 5, 2024 / Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Pete Ricketts (R-NE) welcomed Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) as the lead Democrat co-sponsor of his Tax Cu...
Nebraska AG Mike Hilgers Release

Attorney General Hilgers Leads Comment Opposing New Biden Administration Rule Increasing Costs of Stoves and Ovens

Jun 4, 2024 / Press Release

LINCOLN—Attorney General Mike Hilgers led a 23-state coalition in opposing the Biden Administration’s strict new energy-efficiency stan...
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NSP Sgt. Ramsey Wins Nebraska Inspector Championships

Jun 4, 2024 / Nebraska State Patrol

JUNE 3, 2024 (GRAND ISLAND, NEB.)  —  Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) secured first and second place in this year’s Nebraska Insp...
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Severe Weather Possible

Jun 2, 2024 / NWS

A line of storms will move through the area this evening. Initial storms will be supercells with a threat for all hazards, but over time the storms...