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Lincoln Homeless Coalition and coordinated entry helping combat homelessness in Lincoln

A child sits up against a brick wall outside with their head tucked into their arms which are wrapped around his legs. Next to them is a backpack.
Since the Great Recession of 2012, the number of homeless people in Lincoln has gone down rapidly while funding supporting Lincoln’s homeless population has...

From a dream to a business, Central City teen with Down...

Bailey Graham, 13-years-old, in front of All the Things Boutique in Central City on Saturday 4, 2023 wearing a pink shirt which reads "All the Things Boutique."
When customers walk into the All the Things Boutique in Central City, they often are greeted with a hug by 13-year-old Bailey Graham, who...

A hard-knock history of encroaching eastern red cedar in Nebraska

The now invasive tree, the eastern red cedar sits on the Nebraska Sandhills.
When people think of Nebraska landscapes, many may think of the grasslands and prairie, but this narrative is far from the truth since the...