Veterans talk about life after military service

December 11th, 2012

By Mike Tobias

Lincoln, NE – Life after military service. Soldiers, sailors and airmen often say they’re changed by the experience. Sometimes the change is good, sometimes it’s a problem.

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NU enters major defense partnership with Stratcom

October 11th, 2012

By Robyn Wisch, KVNO News

Omaha, NE – The University of Nebraska has entered into a major partnership with the Department of Defense and U.S. Strategic Command.

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Military insiders recall Bush’s 9/11 stop at Stratcom

September 7th, 2011

By Bill Kelly

Bellevue, NE – On September 11, 2001 some Nebraskans could not believe their eyes. Overhead was Air Force One, one of the few planes still allowed to fly that day, gliding in for a landing at Offutt Air Force Base.

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9/11’s legacy: Security on base

September 1st, 2011

By Bill Kelly

Bellevue, NE – If all of our lives have changed since the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, no one has felt it more than those working on the nation’s military bases.

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Panetta renews call for Congress to lay off DOD cuts

August 6th, 2011

By Robyn Wisch, KVNO News

Omaha, NE – The U.S. Secretary of Defense renewed his call for Congress to lay off spending cuts to the DOD while visiting Offutt Air Force Base Friday, and reassured the troops he “has their back” in Washington.

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“Combat boots to cowboy boots”

April 11th, 2011

By Bill Kelly

Petersburg, NE – Nearly half the men and women serving in the military come from rural areas, and the small towns, farms and ranches that they left behind would love to have them come back to work after their tour of duty.

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