Truancy law stings undeserving families

October 31st, 2013

By Ja'Nel Johnson

Omaha, NE — A Nebraska law seeking to reduce school truancy may have run up against the “law of unintended consequences” and actually be doing more harm than good.

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UNO Writer’s Workshop: An Interview with Nance Van Winckel

October 30th, 2013

By Bill Grennan

Omaha, NE — In the first of a series of interviews for The Writer’s Workshop’s Reading Series at UNO, Professor Anna Monardo interviewed Writer Nance Van Winckel.

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UNO stunned in final seconds, lose 2-1

October 27th, 2013

By Brandon McDermott

Omaha, NE – Oral Roberts University spoiled the opening of Caniglia Field for the University of Nebraska at Omaha men’s soccer team. What appeared to be a game destined for overtime was stolen away from the Mavericks in the final seconds.

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Income gap between men and women still problematic

October 26th, 2013

By Brandon McDermott

Omaha, NE – Nebraska State Senator Amanda McGill has completed three town hall meetings across Nebraska regarding the gender-wage gap in the workplace. KVNO reports on how this problem of basic fairness has evolved over the years and the new approaches that people like Senator McGill are using to combat it.

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Farm families follow drought with record harvest

October 21st, 2013

By Grant Gerlock

Lincoln, NE — One year after the worst drought in decades, farm families are preparing to bring in a record-breaking corn crop.

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Amid political bickering, SNAP recipients face cuts

October 20th, 2013

By Brandon McDermott

Omaha, NE – Last week the Senate passed a bill to end the government shutdown. As millions of Americans go back to work, there are still problems looming on the horizon that could hit home.

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