Author: robert vencil

Privacy: Media split on proposed shield law 0

Privacy: Media split on proposed shield law

Newspaper association supports bill to protect journalists, sources USAToday reports: “As recent events have clearly demonstrated, it is essential to protect both the freedom of the press and our national security through a balanced...

Red Sox capitalize on Cardinals’ mistakes in Game 1 romp 0

Red Sox capitalize on Cardinals’ mistakes in Game 1 romp

The Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals met at Fenway Park in Boston Wednesday night for Game 1 of the 2013 World Series. It’s the first meeting in the Fall Classic between the two clubs since the Red Sox swept the Cardinals in four games in 2004 to win their first World Series in 86 years.

Former power lifter uses past experiences to help others 0

Former power lifter uses past experiences to help others

Story and photo by Robert Vencil, NewsNetNebraska For most, becoming physically fit is something of a challenge and it requires a little motivation.  That’s where Jonathan Naff comes in.  The former power lifter from...

Separating fact from fiction when it comes to shaping your body 0

Separating fact from fiction when it comes to shaping your body

Story and photos by Robert Vencil, NewsNetNebraska There are as many myths surrounding diets as there is the Loch Ness Monster.  A quick Internet search on how to lose weight will give you conflicting...

Lincoln’s paving the way to a bike friendly Nebraska 0

Lincoln’s paving the way to a bike friendly Nebraska

Story and photo by Robert Vencil, NewsNetNebraska Nebraska ranked 41st in bicycle friendliness according to The League of American Bicyclists.  The ranking represents the entire state, but many in Lincoln feel it’s a misrepresentation...

Staff profile – Ben Rickaby 0

Staff profile – Ben Rickaby

Story and photo by Robert Vencil, NewsNetNebraska Twenty-two-year-old University of Nebraska-Lincoln senior Ben Rickaby has seen a lot of change in his life.  He has lived in six different cities and attended three different...