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‘Rock the Test’

Kids found their own groove Wednesday at Karen Western Elementary’s second annual “Rock the Test” pep rally. The Ralston school’s event was meant to spur excitement for the Nebraska State Accountability tests. “It definitely contributes to helping those kids feel … Continue reading

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Creighton reigns as Missouri Valley tournament champs

Creighton won the Missouri Valley Conference tournament for the 12th, and possibly last, time Sunday by overcoming Wichita State 68-65 in a classic showdown of the league’s heavyweight programs. More photos: CU-Drake / CU-Indiana State / CU-Wichita State More Bluejays … Continue reading

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Bluejays storm their way to MVC title

Creighton knocked off Wichita State 91-79 on Saturday – Senior Day – at CenturyLink Center Omaha to claim the Missouri Valley championship outright. Read more / More photos Highlights from Creighton-Wichita State Postgame press conference including Greg McDermott, Doug McDermott and … Continue reading

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Huskers begin spring football, do Harlem Shake

The Huskers were back on the field Saturday, beginning spring drills with a workout at the Hawks Championship Center in Lincoln. More photos / Big Red Today’s Husker football coverage Nebraska coach Bo Pelini talks after practice Nebraska spring practice … Continue reading

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Omaha Fashion Week: 2nd night includes reality-style battle

Seven teams of hairstylists, makeup artists and accessories designers faced off in a reality-style battle during Omaha Fashion Week’s Wednesday night show. The teams, which had been randomly matched through a drawing the night before, had 24 hours to present … Continue reading

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Time with the colonel

I was very pleased to be able to spend time with Col. Tom Brewer last month. He had been our contact and guide in Afghanistan and is through and through a good man. Read some of Matthew Hansen’s stories on … Continue reading

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Students spend Presidents Day at Strategic Air and Space Museum

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Week in Pictures: Ash Wednesday, state wrestling

Young Catholic students celebrate Ash Wednesday and high school athletes chase gold medals at the Iowa and Nebraska state wrestling tournaments in the World-Herald Week in Pictures: Feb. 11-17, 2013. Continue reading

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Battles on Ice moves hockey outdoors

Hockey is nothing new to Omaha, but the sport got a different spin Saturday in the Battles on Ice outdoor event at TD Ameritrade Stadium. The ballpark built for the College World Series hosted a doubleheader – the Omaha Lancers … Continue reading

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Best in the Midwest Tattoo Convention

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