Category: Lincoln

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...

Tough Mudder, training for the extreme obstacle course 0

Tough Mudder, training for the extreme obstacle course

Story by: Alexander Hall NewsNetNebraska Wading through freezing water, sliding on mud with exposed electric wires overhead and climbing Everest in a single day is now possible. Obstacle courses are designed to test stamina and...

Value of new speedy internet option in downtown Lincoln debated 0

Value of new speedy internet option in downtown Lincoln debated

By Reed Samson, NewsNetNebraska Within a month, Lincoln’s downtown district will have a new high speed internet service available that — theoretically — few other metro communities nationwide will be able to keep up...

Lincoln residents witness deadly Boston bomb attack 0

Lincoln residents witness deadly Boston bomb attack

Several Lincoln residents were among the spectators or roughly 23,000 runners competing in the Boston Marathon and were just blocks away Monday when two bomb explosions killed three people and injured scores of others...

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Park and swipe before you park and go

By Chris Casper, NewsNetNebraska Instead of digging in her purse for quarters and then calculating how long she could park, 19-year-old UNL psychology major Jessica Miller quickly swiped her credit card on the downtown...

Allergy season: knowing it and defeating it 0

Allergy season: knowing it and defeating it

By Joshua Kellams, NewsNetNebraska A special time of year has once again arrived, where noses run aplenty, sneezing is inevitable and coughing fits are fruitful. If you haven’t seen or felt the signs yet,...

Upcoming spring break brings salons a new wave of tanners 0

Upcoming spring break brings salons a new wave of tanners

Story by Kyle Cummings, NewsNetNebraska With snow on the ground and freezing temperatures, it may seem odd to see  some college students looking as tan as ever. But with the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s spring...

Smooth owner returns to porn 0

Smooth owner returns to porn

By Reed Samson, NewsNetNebraska Club Smooth was a dream Shane Harrington believed would allow him to leave the porn business behind. On Feb., 28, the 38-year-old Lincoln man sold the club located at 1644 O...