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  1. Education 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Strictly Business Magazine Lincoln

    We're lucky to live in a community that strongly values and supports education, and as such, one that's diverse in its programs and offerings available to students of all ages. From fantastic programs that prepare little learners for the classroom, to our excellent public and private K-12 schools, and on to prestigious post-secondary institutions and other notable continuing education programs, there's no shortage of opportunities to learn and grow personally and professionally.

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  2. Stroller: Free meal this weekend, Uptown Rotary meetsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    TODAY'S WORD is jitney . Example: Back in the day, we all used to grab a nickel and ride the jitney into town.

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  3. UAE to UNL: 'The Good Life' another mile marker for globetrotterRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | News Net Nebraska

    FAVORITE SAYING: "KEEP YOUR WHITE MONEY FOR A BLACK DAY" . When the United Arab Emirates needed him to win big, his legs burned against heavy pedals.

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  4. Give To Lincoln Day ScheduledRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    The Lincoln Community Foundation announced that Give To Lincoln Day returns for the sixth year on Thursday, May 18. All local 501 nonprofit organizations that have an office in the community and serve the Lincoln or Lancaster County area are encouraged to register at GiveToLincoln.com. Nonprofits must register by April 21 at www.GiveToLincoln.com to participate in the 2017 Give To Lincoln Day.

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  5. After 56 years, HC space man ready to untether from teaching roleRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Hastings Tribune

    Clyde Sachtleben, 80, has vacated his familiar part-time role as J-Term astronomy teacher and made his retirement permanent after serving 41 years as full-time head of the physics department through 2001.

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  6. Interior Dept. to Nature: Bring It On, We've Got DronesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Government Executive

    Unmanned aerial systems - more commonly referred to as drones - are becoming an integral technology for many federal agencies, yet perhaps no agency is as far along in drone use as the Interior Department. The Interior Department is a steward for 500 million acres of federal land across the country and plays a critical role in disaster response, search and rescue and in containing wildfires, mitigating avalanches and monitoring volcanic eruptions.

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  7. Curriculum Associates' i-ReadyA Receives Positive Review in The...Read the original story

    Yesterday | District Administration

    NORTH BILLERICA, Mass., February 28, 2017-Curriculum Associates' i-Ready A recently received a positive review in The Twentieth Mental Measurements Yearbook published by the Buros Center for Testing, an independent, nonprofit organization with a mission to improve the science and practice of testing and assessment. According to the MMY review, "The i-Ready K-12 Diagnostic and K-8 Instruction is well designed and executed.

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  8. New graphene-like material could have a band gapRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | PhysicsWeb Events

    In this video you will learn how to create POSCAR files in Virtual NanoLab and how to create input files for VASP calculations using the VASP Scripter of Virtual NanoLab. A new 2D material just one atom thick has been made by an international team of researchers led by Axel Enders .

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  9. Hotze Health & Wellness Center Welcomes Chris Brandl as New Guest DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | PRWeb

    Hotze Health & Wellness Center , a world leader in the alternative health care industry, announces Chris Brandl as its New Guest Director. Hotze Health & Wellness Center , a world leader in the alternative health care industry, announces Chris Brandl as its New Guest Director.

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  10. American Life in Poetry: For the Love of Avocados - Sat, 25 Feb 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 25 | The Spokesman-Review

    There are those like me who can't even tell when an avocado is ripe, and those who know exactly how to perfectly prepare a ripe one. Here's a poem of avocado expertise by Diane Lockward from "The Uneaten Carrots of Atonement," published by Wind Publications.

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  11. Holzer Cardiac Symposium slated for March 4 -Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Point Pleasant Register

    The 2017 Cardiac Symposium will be held on Saturday, March 4 from 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Holzer Education and Davis Family Conference Center at Holzer Health System - Gallipolis Medical Center. Speakers for the event include Holzer Cardiovascular Institute staff: Dave Fields, NP, John Wells, PA-C, and Choudhary Rayani, MD.

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  12. Nebraska child dies from fluRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | KLKN

    Lincoln A child flu-related death in eastern Nebraska was reported to the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services. State health officials said that it's not unusual for there to be some child deaths during a normal flu season but they have been rare in Nebraska.

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  13. Project will put Nebraska troopers in commercial trucksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | KLKN

    The Nebraska State Patrol and Nebraska Trucking Association have started a safety project that will put state troopers into commercial trucks. The association said in a Facebook posting Friday that the statewide Trooper in a Truck project is aimed at addressing unsafe driving in and around large commercial vehicles.

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  14. Counterfeit cookie dough: Woman buys 5 boxes with bogus billRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | KLKN

    Police are seeking a woman who passed a counterfeit $100 bill to buy five boxes of Girl Scout cookies in west Omaha. Authorities say some Girl Scouts had set up outside a store Wednesday afternoon when the woman approached.

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  15. 3 ailing Nebraska inmates died in past week, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | KLKN

    Authorities say a convicted killer imprisoned for more than 40 years and two other ailing inmates have died in custody. The Nebraska Correctional Services Department says 88-year-old Harold Nokes died Wednesday.

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  16. Nebraska senators kill bill to allow debit cards for kenoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | KLKN

    Nebraska lawmakers have killed a bill that would have let bar patrons play more games of keno per hour and allowed them to pay with debit and prepaid cards. Senators voted 24-9 on Friday to indefinitely postpone the measure for the year.

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  17. A Revolutionary Atom-Thin Semiconductor for ElectronicsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 24 | ECNmag

    Semiconductors that are as thin as an atom are no longer the stuff of science fiction . Bayreuth physicist Prof.

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  18. Excellence in Education: Ameritas Reads to Lincoln SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | KLKN

    Elementary schools across the capital city are learning about healthy teeth! It's to celebrate National Children's Dental Health Month. Friday morning second grader students at Sheridan Elementary enjoyed a book about teeth.

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  19. Lincoln Police investigate a bank robbery in SE LincolnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | KLKN

    Lincoln Police are investigating a bank robbery that happened at U.S. Bank near 56th and Highway 2 Friday morning. Due to the search, Pound Middle School, Calvert Elementary School, Zeman Elementary School and Southeast High School were place on a lock out.

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  20. University administrator accused of theft for plane travelRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 23 | NewsOK.com

    An administrator at a University of Nebraska-Lincoln center has been accused of using university money to pay personal airplane travel expenses. Online court records say 29-year-old Laviania Thandayithabani is charged with felony theft.

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