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Jackson Wilford

Jackson Wilford is a senior journalism major at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He has previously worked for the Daily Nebraskan, Seward County Independent and currently works at Channel 8 News. After graduation, he hopes to work for a print organization where he can write investigative multimedia pieces.

‘If you see something, say something’ advice that prevented violence at...

A photo of Prescott Elementary School, a tan stone building with a north and south corridor connecting to the main building. A red, white and blue American flag along with blue Nebraskan flag blow with the wind on a flagpole.
After a fifth grader brought a loaded handgun to Prescott Elementary School, Lincoln Public School staff and local authorities began taking steps to peacefully...

COVID-19 pandemic created opportunities for new small businesses in Nebraska

The inside of a dimly light shop has clothing of varying colors on display. White colored mannequins sport outfit like a pink hat, white skirt, and blue-green top. A three layered table display has pink, white and green skirts on the first layer, blue and green t-shirts on the middle layer and pink, blue and purple leggings on the top layer. Displayed on top of the layered display is a variety of cups.
When Melanie Rezac was let go as a compliance officer at a Lincoln bank because of the COVID-19 pandemic, she didn’t miss a beat....