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The Papillion Times
World-Herald editorial: Who's behind the tax tree?
A record-setter wearing No. 3, Doug McDermott has helped lift Creighton to another dimension.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
10 Reasons Why President Obama Is Going to Reject the Keystone XL Pipeline
As we enter the fourth quarter of the Keystone XL super bowl, momentum is on the side of pipeline opponents.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Consider conservation over new pipeline and oil trains
Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.
MSNBC's Ed Schultz comes out against Keystone XL pipeline
MSNBC host Ed Schultz speaks during the One Nation march on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial on October 2, 2010 in Washington, DC.
The Joplin Independent
Faith leaders oppose Keystone XL Pipeline
Faith leaders in the path of TransCanada's proposed Keystone XL pipeline are joining colleagues across the country to urge President Barack Obama to reject the project in order to curb carbon emissions and protect God's Creation.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Western Livestock Journal
Weekly Feeder Cattle Summary; Feb. 28
NATIONAL FEEDER & STOCKER CATTLE SUMMARY WEEK ENDING 02/28/2014 RECEIPTS: Auctions Direct Video/Internet Total This Week 232,200 50,100 36,700 319,000 Last Week 258,700 47,800 4,400 310,900 Last Year 132,700 47,600 37,500 217,800 Compared to last week, yearling feeder cattle sold unevenly steady with some pressure early in the week but Wednesday's ... (more)
Wed Feb 26, 2014
WING Drug Task Force receives High Intensity Drug Trafficking award
United States Attorney for the District of Nebraska, Deborah R. Gilg, announces today members of the CODE and WING drug task forces received a regional High Intensity Drug Trafficking award for their work in dismantling a significant methamphetamine drug organization In Western Nebraska and Eastern Colorado.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
The Daily Caller
All eyes on Nebraska as America awaits Keystone XL approval
Just as the Obama administration exhausted its arsenal of stall tactics and seemed resigned to approving construction of the Keystone XL pipeline, Nebraska threw one final roadblock in the way of this job-creating project.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Our Town Holdrege: The Water Project
Phelps County farmers are fortunate. Not only do they own some of the best farm land in the state of Nebraska, they've also been blessed with a water supply that would make most farmers quite envious.
Who trusts Marcia McNutt? [Pharyngula]
After informing us of her environmentalist cred - she drives a hybrid car and has solar panels on her home! - Marcia McNutt, editor-in-chief of Science magazine, makes a remarkable statement.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Nebraska judge throws a big wrench in Keystone XL pipeline works
President Obama rejected TransCanada's proposal to build the Keystone XL pipeline on Jan. 18, 2012.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
The Papillion Times
Plan to conserve Nebraska's water doesn't cause qualms, but it does carry a $50M price tag
Two lawmakers calling for a water sustainability plan put the price tag at $50 million annually during a hearing Tuesday before the Legislature's budget-writing Appropriations Committee.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
North Platte Bulletin
Council likes less restrictive mobile home ordinances
Mobile home standards will come to North Platte for the first time in history, if a discussion Tuesday with the North Platte city council is any indication.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
XL route is risky
In January 2013, Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman approved an alternate route for the pipeline across Canada, entering the U.S. in the eastern part of North Dakota, then running south, thus avoiding the eastern part of the Ogallala Aquifer.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Best Tasting Rural Water In U.S. Flows In Nebraska
Curtis beat 36 other municipalities to win the Great American Water Taste Test sponsored by the National Rural Water Association in Washington, D.C. Curtis Mayor Kevin Brown says his town of 935 residents is served by two deep wells drilled into the Ogallala aquifer.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Ogallala Man Recovering After Stabbing | Suspect in Custody
Police say 34-year-old Brian Brawley told his parents that he was going to stab someone, but both men were gone officers got there.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Ted Cruz Makes Case for Keystone XL to 'Birkenstock-Wearing, Tree-Hugging' Activists
"If you're a Birkenstock-wearing, tree-hugging Greenpeace activist, you should love the Keystone pipeline," Cruz said at the Heritage Action's Conservative Policy Summit on Monday.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Southern panhandle senator: "I don't want to tell somebody what they...
Nebraska state lawmakers aren't putting the brakes on a bill that would allow motorcyclists older than 21 years old ride without helmets.
Sat Feb 08, 2014
Lawmakers Seek Water Sustainability Funding
A couple Nebraska lawmakers are hoping to help the state avoid drought and other water-related problems by investing in water projects across the state.