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Clouds of purple martins returning to midtown Omaha

Lincoln Journal Star 13 Aug 2022
Construction of the Fred and Pamela Buffett Cancer Center on the University of Nebraska Medical Center campus, which opened in June 2017, apparently disrupted the birds’ flight pattern into the previous roost at 44th and Farnam, and numbers dropped ... 'Heart of gold' — Remembering 4 killed in small Nebraska town of Laurel.
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USD Grad Awarded Fourth NASA Space Grant Fellowship

Yankton Daily Press 13 Aug 2022
Liz Pekas, a University of South Dakota graduate, is a doctoral candidate at the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) under the mentorship of Dr. Song-Young Park in the Vascular Research Lab ... Pekas’ research primarily focuses on the impacts of aging and diseases on the peripheral circulation ... Heart and Circulatory Physiology ... ....
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Northeast to open new facility in downtown Norfolk

Norfolk Daily News 12 Aug 2022
According to a press release from Northeast, the building is 18,000 square feet and will be renovated into fabrication labs, collaboration spaces and offices. The new facility will be called the Northeast Nebraska Innovation Studio and will include areas for wood, metals and rapid prototyping.
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At 85, Ray Ward, founder of Ward Laboratory, is the Tom Osborne of soil

York News-Times 11 Aug 2022
Ward Labs began in a three-car garage in Kearney and expanded to this building in east Kearney ... WARD LABS, COURTESY ... WARD LABS, COURTESY ... Kottmeyer said it was fortunate for Nebraska farmers that Ward Labs arrived in Kearney during the farm crisis of the 1980s ... Multiple people encouraged Ward to establish a lab in Nebraska, including Kottmeyer.
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'It's Russian roulette': Fentanyl fuels rising drug overdose deaths in Nebraska

The Grand Island Independent 11 Aug 2022
Methamphetamine remains the drug of choice in Nebraska ... According to the most recent federal data, accidental drug overdoses in Nebraska are up eightfold over the past two decades ... In Lincoln a year ago, police traced at least 35 overdose cases and nine deaths to fentanyl-laced cocaine that had been stolen from the Nebraska State Patrol’s crime lab.
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Central District Health ready for monkeypox arrival in Grand Island

The Grand Island Independent 09 Aug 2022
Iowa man drove into two trees at Riverside Golf Course in Grand Island Neighbor charged with 10 felonies in connection to four murders in small Nebraska town ... Commercial testing is now available for monkeypox, and testing is available at Nebraska Public Health Lab, said Mangeot.
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A Remote Surgical Robot is Going to the International Space Station

Universe Today 08 Aug 2022
To address this, Professor Shane Farritor and his colleagues at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s (UNL) Nebraska Innovation Campus (NIC) have developed the Miniaturized In-vivo Robotic Assistant (MIRA) ... Shane Farritor and the MIRA surgical robot in the group’s Nebraska Innovation Center office and lab.
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Remains of WWII solider, among the first to land at Normandy on D-Day, identified as ...

The Virginian-Pilot 08 Aug 2022
GREEN HILL, N.C ... The Charlotte Observer reports that officials with the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency said in a news release Friday that Army Pfc ... 22, 1944 ... Agency investigators sent the remains to a DPAA lab at Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska ... .
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Remains of WWII soldier, among 1st to land on D-Day, finally identified; burial now planned ...

The Oregonian 08 Aug 2022
Army Pfc ... 22, 1944. Owens died while his unit battled German forces in the Hurtgen Forest, which is near Hurtgen, Germany, according to a DPAA news release ... Declared killed in action ... “He was declared killed in action Nov. 23, 1945.” ... After the remains were disinterred, agency investigators sent them to a DPAA lab at Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska ... ....
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Remains of WWII solider identified as North Carolina man

Reflector 07 Aug 2022
GREEN HILL, N.C ... The Charlotte Observer reports that officials with the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency said in a news release Friday that Army Pfc ... 22, 1944 ... Agency investigators sent the remains to a DPAA lab at Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska ... Owens’ family couldn’t immediately be reached by the newspaper ... .
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Remains of WWII solider identified as North Carolinian among first to land on D-Day

Finger Lakes Times 07 Aug 2022
CHARLOTTE, N.C ... Army Pfc ... 22, 1944. Owens died while his unit battled German forces in the Hurtgen Forest, which is near Hurtgen, Germany, according to a DPAA news release ... Declared killed in action ... “He was declared killed in action Nov ... After the remains were disinterred, agency investigators sent them to a DPAA lab at Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska ... .
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Adult caregivers sought for research study

Fremont Tribune 06 Aug 2022
The Aging Brain and Emotion Lab at the University of Nebraska at Omaha is looking for people, ages 50 and older, for a study ... Naomi Adjei at the Aging Brain and Emotion Lab (402-554-5961) in the Department of Gerontology at the University of Nebraska at Omaha or by email at (ABELabUNO@gmail.com).
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Big arm, big dream: 96 mph fastball has 6-foot-8 Rochelle pitcher eying pro baseball

Rockford Register Star 05 Aug 2022
The radar gun read 96 mph. It probably looked even faster, coming from 6-foot-8 left-hander Kyle Seebach. “You would have to ask the catcher or the batter," he said, "but I would think so." ... He averages more like 90 to 93 mph ... He took a big step up when he went out to see Tyler Hamer at his University of Nebraska-Omaha Biomechanics Pitching Lab.
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Energy secretary: Nuclear is key to meeting US energy goals

Lincoln Journal Star 04 Aug 2022
Granholm on Wednesday toured facilities at the 890-square-mile (2,300-square-kilometer) site that includes the Idaho National Laboratory, the nation’s leading nuclear energy research lab ... Who could take his spot in the class? How the first year of NIL has affected the Nebraska volleyball program ... Wednesday was Granholm's first visit to the lab.
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After new HIV diagnoses increase, Nebraska doctor advises return to preventive care

Scottsbluff StarHerald 02 Aug 2022
OMAHA -- Nebraska in 2021 saw its highest number of new diagnoses for HIV since 2010, with the biggest relative increases coming in White men and rural residents ... Nebraska's Garrett Nelson prepared to be a face of program ... Health care providers are more familiar with ordering tests through such labs than through the Nebraska Public Health Laboratory.

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