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2015-03-17 12:21:03

LINCOLN, Neb., March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sandhills Publishing announces the launch of RentalYard.com, a user-friendly website that connects end users with fleet owners in the rental equipment

2015-03-16 23:02:17

This year's tickets were released Friday along with 11 speakers and the acclaimed Midwestern conference's new identity. Omaha, NE (PRWEB) March 16, 2015

2015-03-16 20:20:21

LINCOLN, Neb., March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sandhills Pacific, one of four international office locations, has relocated to a larger office space in Brisbane, Australia.

2015-03-13 12:26:05

State Leaders Urged to Support Tobacco Prevention Initiatives WASHINGTON, March 13, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Kids in Nebraska will stand up to Big Tobacco on March 18 as

2015-03-13 08:28:19

DENVER, March 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Farmland Partners Inc.

2015-03-09 12:27:55

LINCOLN, Neb., March 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sandhills Publishing introduces NeedALender.com, a new website

2015-03-09 08:28:44

Practice Delivers Flatter Tummy Without Exercise OMAHA, Neb., March 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Joel

2015-03-07 23:01:24

C&A Industries, the parent company of medical staffing leader Aureus Medical Group, has been recognized for the 7th year in a row as the #1 Employment agency in Omaha by B2B Magazine.

2015-03-06 23:05:51

The National Safety Council, Nebraska today announced the winners of the Click It Don't Risk It public service announcement (PSA) contest for Nebraska high school students.

2015-03-05 23:10:19

Aureus Medical Group will be an exhibitor at the Nebraska Academy of Family Physicians 67th Annual Meeting & Scientific Assembly to be held in La Vista, Nebraska. Omaha,

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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Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.