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2014-06-18 23:16:18

Vet-led disaster group to help residents of Pilger, Nebraska. Los Angeles (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Team Rubicon, a veteran-led disaster relief organization,

2014-06-18 12:30:30

Program Celebrates a Century of Excellence On and Off the Field ROSEMONT, Ill., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Big Ten Conference concluded its 100(th) anniversary celebration of the esteemed

2014-06-18 00:20:11

Five most expensive states along Eastern Seaboard IRVINE, Calif., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- When the check engine light illuminates on the dashboard, drivers along the Eastern Seaboard

2014-06-12 16:24:28

The 5K Obstacles-Optional Event Brings Good Unclean Fun to Nebraska LINCOLN, Neb., June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dirty

2014-06-12 12:30:49

Allstate teams with former college baseball standout Aaron Boone to reward fans who catch foul balls during CWS(TM) opening weekend NORTHBROOK, Ill., June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

2014-06-10 16:23:58

Select the Winner of the Bank of the West Celebrates America Opening Band Contest OMAHA, Neb., June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cast your vote! Music fans across the country will help determine

2014-06-04 08:35:26

DENVER, Colo., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Farmland Partners Inc.

2014-06-03 23:13:02

The National Alliance on Mental Illness receives a vote of confidence from Cuddigan Law, which has reaffirmed its support for an upcoming fundraiser. Omaha,

2014-06-03 23:01:46

A book inspired by fatherless women, men, and youth yearning to know “How to Heal.” Omaha, Nebraska (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 WriteLife LLC, an independent

2014-05-30 23:10:28

QueenBeeTickets.com has unleashed an inventory of discount Pearl Jam tickets for Pinnacle Bank Arena for the big show in Lincoln, Nebraska on October 9, 2014.

Latest Nebraska Reference Libraries

Sandhills (Nebraska)
2013-04-18 23:21:59

The Sandhills, frequently written as Sand Hills, is a region of mixed-grass prairie on grass-stabilized sand dunes within north-central Nebraska, covering just over a quarter of the state. The dunes were established as a National Natural Landmark in the year 1984. The boundaries of the Sandhills are defined by various standards by different organizations. Depending on the definition, the region's area can be as small as 19,600 square miles or as large as 23,600 square miles. The dunes...

High Plains (United States)
2013-04-18 22:49:08

The High Plains are a sub region of the Great Plains mainly in the Western United States, but also partially in the Midwest states of Kansas, Nebraska, and South Dakota, generally ecompassing the western portion of the Great Plains before the region reaches the Rocky Mountains. The High Plains are located in southeastern Wyoming, southwestern South Dakota, eastern Colorado, western Nebraska, eastern New Mexico, western Kansas, northwestern Texas and western Oklahoma. They rise in elevation...

2012-06-15 04:37:53

Symbol: MACAN Group: Dicot Family: Asteraceae Duration: Annual Biennial Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:NE, SD Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants...

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