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Good pumpkin harvest means good business for Nebraska family pumpkin patch 0

Good pumpkin harvest means good business for Nebraska family pumpkin patch

A little bit of family fun is taking place at Lincoln’s JK’s Pumpkin Patch. You can go pick out your own pumpkin along with many other fun activities. NewsNetNebraska’s Klair Acton has more with...

High-flying UNL forensics team keeps low profile 0

High-flying UNL forensics team keeps low profile

After winning the 2013 Nebraska State Speech Championship, one would think the UNL forensics team would have a little more recognition on campus. But that is not the case. Reporter, Maranda Loughlin, has more...

Nebraska pumpkin harvest much improved this year 0

Nebraska pumpkin harvest much improved this year

The Roca Berry Farm has been drawing visitors from southeast Nebraska for many years. The town of Roca may only have a population of 220 people, but on weekends in October there are many...

City’s “Taking Charge” event grants Lincoln budget transparency 0

City’s “Taking Charge” event grants Lincoln budget transparency

City of Lincoln invites citizens to open discussion on city budgets and projects in the annual event titled “Taking Charge”. This two-day conversation took place Tuesday, October 8, 2013 and Saturday, October 19, 2013 in Lincoln, Nebraska.

Humor, skepticism greet end of government shutdown 0

Humor, skepticism greet end of government shutdown

President Barack Obama signed the bill ending the 16-day government shutdown early Thursday morning. The political standoff ended minutes before the government’s ability to borrow money was set to expire. The American public took to Twitter to express frustration, humor and cynicism.

UNL’s flu shot clinic is open 0

UNL’s flu shot clinic is open

As the new flu season arrives at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the UNL Health Clinic wants to be ready. Free flu shots are available at your UNL’s Clinic. NewsNetNebraska reporter Klair Acton shows us...

ReTree Nebraska goal to plant a million trees 0

ReTree Nebraska goal to plant a million trees

Fall is a great time to plant trees. In order to reach their goal of planting one million trees by 2017, ReTree Nebraska has been making an impact by planting trees in communities statewide....

Craft brewers call for Nebraska policy changes 0

Craft brewers call for Nebraska policy changes

By Mary Rezac, Nebraska News Service LINCOLN–Craft brewers proposed changes to tax and distribution policies at a hearing Friday that they say would help modernize and expand the industry in Nebraska. Proposed by Sen....