Latest Nebraska Stories

2013-10-31 23:34:39

Platte River Networks was named by Inc.

2013-10-31 23:04:43

Using 3D gaming technology, the iOS and Android app provides on-the-spot data about common real-time sports injuries and sports injury recovery. Lincoln, NE

2013-10-30 23:25:59

Joining Cypress Benefit Administrators, a national employee benefits advisor, Julie Kohanek, RHU, will serve as the regional sales manager for the Omaha location.

2013-10-29 23:27:20

SAE International has announced the 2014 schedule for its popular Collegiate Design Series, which will include 11 separate events. Warrendale, Pa.

2013-10-29 23:27:09

Bullying is all too prevalent today.

2013-10-29 23:04:27

http://www.Storage.com, the premier website for storage consumers looking to book a storage unit and for storage facility owners looking for

2013-10-27 23:03:21

Julie Beard, Owner of SuperSlow Zone in Omaha, NE is proud to announce her support of the Alzheimer’s Association, a not-for-profit organization committed to Alzheimer’s care, support and

2013-10-25 23:04:58

Indoor fitness boot camp franchise, Fit Body Boot Camp, says they are excited to announce their first Nebraska location and have Marine Veteran, Matt Priess, as owner of the new Fit Body Boot

2013-10-24 23:29:56

Creighton University bioethics professor, Amy Haddad, Ph.D., receives honor of being named President-Elect of the American Society of Bioethics and Humanities. Omaha,

2013-10-23 23:01:35

Ho-Chunk, Inc., the economic development corporation of the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska, is pleased to announce participation in a $99 million federal service contract through their government

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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