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Bill would mandate covering autism treatment 0

Bill would mandate covering autism treatment

By Madalyn Gotschall, NewsNetNebraska For University of Nebraska–Lincoln junior Kacie Kavanaugh, LB505 means that more people will be able to afford to receive treatment from her and her coworkers. Kavanaugh has spent the last...

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...

UNL students bring home stories, lessons from São Paulo 1

UNL students bring home stories, lessons from São Paulo

Photo by Anna Reed, Searching São Paulo. Men pray at the crack rehab center outside of São Paulo, Brazil. Amanda Woita, News Net Nebraska Descendants from slaves collect oysters to make a better life...

Hundreds fundraise, take Polar Plunge for Special Olympics 0

Hundreds fundraise, take Polar Plunge for Special Olympics

By Christine Scalora, NewsNetNebraska About 220 people marched into Holmes Lake in Lincoln last Saturday as part of the fundraiser for Special Olympics Nebraska. They went in wearing tutus, Speedos and cowboy hats. One...

Proposed bill to combat residential radon levels in Nebraska 0

Proposed bill to combat residential radon levels in Nebraska

Story by Zach Tegler, NewsNetNebraska Last week, the ground swallowed a Florida house when a sinkhole that had developed in the limestone bedrock beneath the home collapsed, burying the building and killing resident Jeff...