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Free Resources Help Nebraskans Quit Tobacco

Yankton Daily Press 19 Jun 2021
Quitting tobacco is not easy, but with the help of the Nebraska Tobacco Quitline, finding the right tools can be. By calling the Nebraska Tobacco Quitline, callers gain access to a variety of resources to help them on their quitting journey — and because 1-800-QUIT-NOW is available 24/7, Nebraskans can reach out when and where it works for them.
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Key tools for state’s conservation

Kearney Hub 16 Jun 2021
Nebraska is, of course, a private lands state, and to fulfill this mission, we rely on the leadership of ranchers and farmers ... TNC proudly works alongside private landowners, landowner-led conservation associations, agribusinesses and tribal, state and federal partners to provide conservation tools to landowners through voluntary programs.
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Midlands Voices: Voluntary programs are the key tools to promote Nebraska conservation

Omaha World-Herald 15 Jun 2021
The Board of Trustees for The Nature Conservancy (TNC) is committed to advancing conservation practices on private lands; Nebraska is, of course, a private lands state, and to fulfill this mission, we rely on the leadership of ranchers and farmers ... TNC’s science — and the research published by Nebraska universities — clearly reflects that.
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DB Tyreke Johnson talks transfer to the Huskers, says he felt 'love and energy' during ...

The Grand Island Independent 15 Jun 2021
“Just from the moment I hit the portal, Nebraska has done a great job of making me feel appreciated and basically showing me that they have all the tools to be great and they’re just missing a few pieces,” Johnson said in a phone interview from Florida.
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Long-delayed Nebraska expressway program moving forward, but not fast enough for some

The Grand Island Independent 14 Jun 2021
When he was mayor of Columbus, there was one question Mike Moser could never answer from companies looking to locate in his east-central Nebraska city ... “We talk a lot about growing Nebraska but we don’t see many hard policy tools to do that,” said Norfolk Mayor Josh Moenning, who helped found the 4 Lanes 4 Nebraska group in 2015.
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DB Tyreke Johnson says he 'felt the love and energy' during NU visit, talks transfer ...

Lincoln Journal Star 14 Jun 2021
The latest in Husker football recruiting and putting a bow on Nebraska baseball's run ... “Just from the moment I hit the portal, Nebraska has done a great job of making me feel appreciated and basically showing me that they have all the tools to be great and they’re just missing a few pieces,” Johnson said in a phone interview from Florida.
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Long-delayed Nebraska expressway moving forward, but not fast enough for some

Omaha World-Herald 13 Jun 2021
LINCOLN — When he was mayor of Columbus, there was one question Mike Moser could never answer from companies looking to locate in his east-central Nebraska city ... “We talk a lot about growing Nebraska but we don’t see many hard policy tools to do that,” said Norfolk Mayor Josh Moenning, who helped found the 4 Lanes 4 Nebraska group in 2015.
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Midlands Voices: Nebraska has important opportunity for early childhood progress

Omaha World-Herald 10 Jun 2021
And if it does happen, Nebraska will have a powerful new tool to use that money wisely ... But it’s key if we want to build an early childhood system that delivers quality early care and education to every Nebraska family who wants it ... Put simply, we were half-funding early childhood in Nebraska long before COVID-19 struck.
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Man sentenced to death for murdering and dismembering Nebraska store clerk

TVNZ 09 Jun 2021
A man was sentenced to death today for killing and dismembering a Nebraska hardware store clerk who refused to commit to his lifestyle of group sex and fraud ... Evidence also showed he bought a hacksaw, tools and bleach before the killing ... In Nebraska, all death penalty sentences are automatically appealed.
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Man sentenced to death for murder of Nebraska store clerk

Times Union 09 Jun 2021
(AP) — A man was sentenced to death Wednesday for killing and dismembering a Nebraska hardware store clerk who refused to commit to his lifestyle of group sex and fraud ... Evidence also showed he bought a hacksaw, tools and bleach before the killing ... In Nebraska, all death penalty sentences are automatically appealed.
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Boat owners urged to clean, drain and dry

Norfolk Daily News 08 Jun 2021
LINCOLN — While many Nebraska boaters are eager to enjoy a summer day on the lake, the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission urges them to be wary of a nasty hitchhiker ...Once established, zebra mussels can be devastating to a water body and prevention is the best tool we have.
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Western Innovator: Understanding soil compaction

Capital Press 07 Jun 2021
A new tool. Neely's research will use a hydraulically driven penetrometer modified by the Soil Health Institute and University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Previously, most measurement tools were driven into the ground by hand, Neely said, but the results weren't reliable. A pressure gauge was located at the top of the tool.
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Western Innovator: Digging into soil compaction

Capital Press 07 Jun 2021
A new tool. Neely's research will use a hydraulically driven penetrometer modified by the Soil Health Institute and University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Previously, most measurement tools were driven into the ground by hand, Neely said, but the results weren't reliable. A pressure gauge was located at the top of the tool.
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Outdoors Briefs For June 5, 2021, Edition

Yankton Daily Press 05 Jun 2021
The Commission also will consider adopting a Nebraska River Otter Management Plan ... The proposed regulations can be viewed at nebraska.gov/nesos/rules-and-regs/regtrack/index.cgi ... – The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission reminds landowners there are tools and resources available to those experiencing crop and livestock damage due to wildlife.
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Matthew Hanson for 06-05

Scottsbluff StarHerald 05 Jun 2021
Nebraska Experts Show Path Forward to Fund Better Early Childhood Education ... And if it does happen, Nebraska will have a powerful new tool to use that money wisely ... But it’s key if we want to build an early childhood system that delivers quality early care and education to every Nebraska family who wants it.
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