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Trump loses presidency despite steadfast support from western Nebraska

At Tuesday's Trump rally, two coat-clad figures stand at the foreground with their backs to the camera. One has a Make America Great Again beanie. In front of them, and in the background of the photo, there is a crowd of people.
Former Vice President Joe Biden won the 2020 presidential election with a little help from Douglas and Sarpy counties’ voters. Both counties, which make up...

Rural hospitals become anxious as COVID-19 cases drastically increase

Gov. Pete Ricketts announces new directed health measures during a press conference on Oct. 16. Picture courtesy of the governor's office.
Cases of COVID-19 in Nebraska have increased by more than 50% since mid-October and the spread is impacting rural hospitals.  As of Oct. 27, less...

Voting in the upcoming election? Your local library may be able...

On Sept. 24, Lancaster County Election Commissioner Dave Shively updated news conference attendees about the upcoming general election and how citizens can vote. Image courtesy of LNKTV City.
Lancaster County’s Election Commissioner’s office is teaming up with public libraries to ensure Nebraskans can vote even in the midst of a pandemic.  Election Commissioner...

Secretary of State’s Office prepared to account for thousands of early...

Nebraskans Voting Early 2020
About one in five Nebraskans is registered to vote early in the upcoming election.  Data from the Secretary of State’s Office shows that about one-third...

COVID-19 impacts job search process despite state’s low unemployment rate

an image of the coronavirus
Nebraska’s unemployment rate is 4% and is almost back to pre-pandemic levels. But the pandemic has changed the way students network and attain a...