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Marie Meis

Senior Journalism major from Elgin, Nebraska. Minoring in agricultural communications and currently interning at Vivayic.

Central Nebraska home to popcorn seed corn, Zangger Popcorn Hybrids

White barn stands on Zangger's property
Popcorn is the U.S.’s most popular snack by volume. In 2020, 232.51 million Americans consumed popcorn products, according to U.S. Census data and the...

UNL student and her team help Nebraska FFA convention return to...

The seven state officers stand on stage at PBA for the NE State FFA Convention
Pinnacle Bank Arena was filled with blue FFA jackets for April 6-8 as the 94th Nebraska FFA convention was back in person for the...

Nebraska’s largest collegiate handbell choir continues to grow

Concordia Ringers stand at the front of church ringing
Bells are ringing, are you listening? The Concordia Handbell Choir and Concordia Ringers each played at the morning services on April 3 at St....

Two Lincoln women work to share options for women’s fertility health

Knobeloch sits in her house next to her fireplace.
When Christine Cremer was a D1 track and cross country athlete at Santa Clara University she suffered several stress fractures during her athletic career....

43-year-old Lincoln consignment store still thriving

Sarah Gauger stands in front of omt sign at the store location.
Jan Gauger started Lincoln’s longest-running clothing consignment store in 1979. omt! divine women’s resale continues to serve the Lincoln community with resale items for...

UNL student starts her own vineyard

Kimball stands in front of Enlger sign
At the age of 20, Lucy Kimball started her own vineyard in her hometown of Callaway, Nebraska. She wasn’t legally allowed to drink yet,...

Father and son win FFA American Star Farmer 30 years apart

Grady Johnson on the National FFA stage after receiving the award
Grady Johnson of Holdrege, Nebraska, was named the American Star Farmer at the 2021 National FFA Convention 30 years after his dad won the...

Good Life Halfsy runners move to a virtual race

Halie Andreasen stands outside in the rain waiting for the race to start.
The 2021 Good Life Halfsy, a half marathon through Lincoln, was scheduled to occur on Sunday, October 24th. Anyone from first time half marathon...