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Nebraska state high school wrestling championship semifinal results Class B

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B106 Semifinal – Van Schmidt (Omaha Skutt Catholic) 39-6 won by decision over Andrew Nielsen (Plattsmouth) 39-3 (Dec 7-6) Semifinal – Max Hughes (Syracuse) 39-3 won by decision over Jorgen Johnson (Alliance) 34-10 (Dec 8-2) Cons. Round 3 – Trevor Fauver (Gretna) 31-19 won by decision over Walker Moore (Blair) 33-14 (Dec 4-3) Cons. Round […]

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Nebraska state high school wrestling championship semifinal results Class A

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Semis & 3rd WB (16 Man) A106 Semifinal – Connor Laux (Hastings) 41-1 won by fall over Adam Kinnaman (Lincoln Southeast) 36-6 (Fall 0:44) Semifinal – Nate Morris (Papillion-LaVista South) 34-2 won by decision over Joey Harrison (Omaha Burke) 44-6 (Dec 7-4) Cons. Round 3 – Eron Haynes (Omaha Central) 30-6 won by fall over […]

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Opponents of Keystone XL optimistic about its rejection

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Opponents of Keystone XL are optimistic that President Barack Obama will veto the bill passed by Congress that authorizes the oil pipeline. In fact, Jane Kleeb with Bold Nebraska says she believes the president will fully reject the pipeline. “We think that you could see the president not only vetoing the Keystone XL bill, but […]

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Nebraska’s safest cities list

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The community security organization SafeWise used crime statistics from the FBI to come up with their list of 10 safest cities in Nebraska.  Researchers there looked at cities with populations over 5,000 and looked at crimes included in the 2012 FBI Unified Crime Report that includes violent – murder, sexual assault, aggravated assault, robbery – […]

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UNMC expert on deadly super bug outbreak at UCLA

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A “superbug” outbreak at UCLA’s Ronald Reagan Medical Center has claimed two lives, sickened seven people and another 179 patients were potentially exposed. Dr. Trevor Vanschooneveld is an infectious disease specialist at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and Nebraska Medicine in Omaha and says this superbug is a deadly bacterium known as CRE. Dr. […]

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Girls High School basketball scores from Thursday February 19th

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Ainsworth 57, Ord 34 Axtell 56, Elm Creek 43 BDS 51, Heartland 25 Bertrand 62, Loomis 27 Bishop Neumann 59, Wahoo 45 Blue Hill 49, Red Cloud 21 Brady 34, Maxwell 28 Central City 46, Adams Central 40 Centura 46, Ravenna 21 Chadron 45, Mitchell 37 Crawford 54, Hay Springs 31 Creighton 51, Laurel-Concord-Coleridge 39 […]

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Pitchford ties career high with 19 but Huskers fall short at Maryland

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Nebraska pushed No. 15 Maryland to the limit and had a chance to tie the game in the final 30 seconds, but the Terrapins held on for a 69-65 victory Thursday evening. Trailing 65-62 with 28.9 seconds left after Walter Pitchford’s fifth 3-pointer of the night, the Huskers called timeout to set up a full […]

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Nebraska baseball comes from behind to take series opener against BYU

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After getting into a 3-0 deficit in the first inning to the BYU Cougars, the Nebraska baseball team fought back and tied the game 3-3 in the sixth and Blake Headley delivered a three-RBI double in the top of the ninth with two outs that gave the Huskers their first lead of the game. Nebraska’s […]

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NSAA High School Wrestling State Championship results Class A

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Round 1 Results – Class A A106 Round 1 (16 Man) Champ. Round 1 – Reid Dasher (Papillion-LaVista) 43-10 won by fall over Corbin Harrington (Lincoln East) 30-14 (Fall 1:01) Champ. Round 1 – Connor Laux (Hastings) 40-1 won by decision over Eron Haynes (Omaha Central) 27-6 (Dec 9-3) Champ. Round 1 – Adam Kinnaman […]

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NSAA High School Wrestling State Championship results Class B

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Round 1 Results – Class B B106 Round 1 (16 Man) Champ. Round 1 – Van Schmidt (Omaha Skutt Catholic) 38-6 won by fall over Brenden Kenter (Nebraska City) 25-21 (Fall 0:28) Champ. Round 1 – Kaden Vowers (Sidney) 35-9 won by fall over Jacob Kubicka (Adams Central) 31-15 (Fall 3:07) Champ. Round 1 – […]

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NSAA High School Wrestling State Championship results Class C

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Round 1 Results – Class C C106 Round 1 (16 Man) Champ. Round 1 – Levi Bridgewater (Auburn) 25-3 won by fall over Will Abler (Norfolk Catholic) 14-21 (Fall 2:18) Champ. Round 1 – Ignacio Rivera (Sutton) 41-5 won by fall over Bronc Temple (Ainsworth) 16-7 (Fall 4:47) Champ. Round 1 – Eric Pacheco (Kearney […]

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NSAA High School Wrestling State Championship results Class D

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D106 Round 1 (16 Man) Champ. Round 1 – Hadley McDaniel (Weeping Water) 43-6 won by fall over Bryson Bovee (Pender) 17-22 (Fall 0:37) Champ. Round 1 – Cooper Weber (Hemingford) 20-9 won by decision over Landen Hopkins (Sandhills/Thedford) 26-5 (Dec 6-5) Champ. Round 1 – Ryan Patrick (Sutherland) 19-14 won by fall over Dylan […]

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Five Nebraska school districts get EPA help to upgrade bus fleet

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Several rural school districts in Nebraska will soon be able to get rid of old school buses that belch diesel fumes, thanks to an influx in federal funds. David Bryan, a spokesman for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, says the goal is to help cut down on emissions and air pollution. Bryan says, “We have […]

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AG Peterson doesn’t see same-sex marriage as inevitable (AUDIO)

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Attorney General Doug Peterson defends Nebraska’s definition of marriage and rejects the notion that same-sex marriage is inevitable. Peterson doesn’t believe it’s inevitable that Nebraska will recognize same-sex marriage. “I’m a little troubled by a simple notion that says everyone’s doing it, just go with it,” Peterson tells reporters during a news conference in his […]

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