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Jake Sorensen: Turning a passion into a career

Jake Sorensen: Turning a passion into a career

Story and Photo by Christina Condreay, NewsNetNebraska When most kids on the playground dreamed of being doctors, firefighters and superheroes, Jake Sorensen had his mind set on play-by-play commentary. “I’ve wanted to be a...

Lincoln’s plans for future population ‘spike’ 0

Lincoln’s plans for future population ‘spike’

Story by Jake Sorensen, NewsNetNebraska Lincoln, Neb., is growing at a rapid pace. It’s current population of 262,000 could ‘boom’ another 120,000 people by 2040 according to U.S. Census Bureau projections. Is Lincoln ready...

Chambers wins in landslide, returns to Legislature 0

Chambers wins in landslide, returns to Legislature

State Sen. Ernie Chambers took the vote in North Omaha’s District 11 on Election night with more than 67 percent of the vote in precincts. Chambers returns to office following a term-limit which stopped...

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Could Nebraska be a ‘blue’ state?

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W7yPFyQ1lgo[/youtube] Video by Jake Sorensen, NewsNetNebraska It’s been 48 years since a Democratic presidential candidate won the majority of Nebraska’s Electoral College votes.  That’s why many people would say Nebraska is a Republican state....

Kerrey leans on name recognition in race for U.S. Senate 0

Kerrey leans on name recognition in race for U.S. Senate

Story by Jake Sorensen, NewsNetNebraska Former governor Bob Kerrey hopes name recognition helps him win Nebraska’s U.S. Senate race. Republican challenger Deb Fischer believes that people’s recognition of Kerrey will hurt him. So how...

Nebraska U.S. Senate hopefuls Kerrey and Fischer square-off in second debate 0

Nebraska U.S. Senate hopefuls Kerrey and Fischer square-off in second debate

Fischer and Kerrey spent their second U.S. Senate debate on issues including health care, social security, abortion, the military and changing politics in Washington D.C. Story and photos by Jake Sorensen and Michael Sholes,...

Christina Condreay: World-traveler

Christina Condreay: World-traveler

Story and Photo by Jake Sorensen, NewsNetNebraska Christina Condreay may be from small-town Nebraska, but she’s been to big-time places in her time as a student at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Condreay, a senior...

NewsNetNebraska and CoJMC broadcast students shine in journalism competitions

NewsNetNebraska and CoJMC broadcast students shine in journalism competitions

NewsNetNebraska wins honors from the Associated Press and Northwest Broadcast News Association.