Monthly Archives: April 2014

Nebraska woman hits back at SNL over perfume joke

Nebraska woman hits back at SNL over perfume joke
Raychelle Burks, a chemistry researcher at the University of Nebraska, published an open letter on Slate (originally posted on the blog Skepchik) on Wednesday skewering NBC for a Weekend Update joke delivered by anchor Colin Jost this past weekend.
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UNL study adds up coal's value for Nebraska
“As we discuss the economic development benefits of Nebraska's energy resources, it is important we acknowledge the financial impact of our traditional resources, too,” said NPPD Chief Executive Pat Pope. “Seven communities throughout the state, as …
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GICC defeats Nebraska Lutheran
WACO — The Grand Island Central Catholic boys soccer team improved to 2-2 on the season with a 4-1 win over Nebraska Lutheran Tuesday. Youhanna Ghaifan scored two first half goals to help the Crusaders. Nate Reilly scored a goal and had an assist …
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Nebraska gets one from UNLV, wins 5-3
Christian Cox went 3-for-3 with two RBIs and two runs Sunday to lead the Nebraska baseball team past UNLV 5-3. The Rebels (19-8), who won the first two games of the weekend series, led 3-1 after four innings before the Cornhuskers (15-12) scored once …
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Eagle Communications acquires Nebraska and Colorado Cable Systems
Eagle Communications is pleased to announce the purchase and acquisition of broadband operations in 28 communities in Nebraska and one in Eastern Colorado at Burlington from USA Communications. “This is a great day in Eagle's history,” said Gary …
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Independent Jenkins blasts exclusion from Senate campaign forum
The forum is set for 7 p.m. April 22 at the Sheraton Omaha Hotel, sponsored by NFIB, the Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce and the Nebraska Farm Bureau Federation. Jenkins said his exclusion is another example of bias against non-partisan …
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Nebraska man arrested in fatal 2011 shooting
PIERCE, Neb. (AP) — Nearly three years after a fatal shooting in northeast Nebraska a suspect is facing charges. The Norfolk Daily News reports 23-year-old Daniel Hofmann has been charged with manslaughter, tampering with evidence and other charges …
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Nebraska Man Sentenced To Prison For DUI Fatality
An Omaha man is headed to prison for a drunk driving wreck that killed a Holton woman. Daniel Martin was sentenced to just over three years in prison for involuntary manslaughter while driving under the influence. Martin was driving a car May 11, 2013 …
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