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Gov. Pete Ricketts expressed hope Tuesday that State Sen. Mike Moser of Columbus would have a "full and complete" recovery from his hospitalization with coronavirus.

The 1st Infantry Division and Fort Riley conducted a virtual Memorial Day observance Monday from the post cemetery. The public was able to watch the ceremony on multiple social media pages.

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CHICAGO (AP) — Winter Wheat futures on the Chicago Board of Trade Tue:

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MISSION, Kan., May 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- (Family Features) Whipping up a fresh cooked meal is one of the true joys of summer, especially when grilled grub is paired with tantalizing sides and tempting desserts.

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AP-Nebraska stories for May 30-31. Members using Exchange stories should retain bylines and newspaper credit lines. If you have questions, please contact the desk at 402-391-0031.

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AURORA, Neb., May 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Quality Voice & Data, Inc., a national telecom carrier licensed by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced today that it has been authorized as a SHAKEN Service Provider by iConective, the STIR/SHAKEN administrator. QVD has met the rigorous requirements necessary to provide call attestation at the highest level for their customers.

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Associated Press Nebraska Daybook for Tuesday, May. 26.

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OMAHA — As food banks have struggled to meet soaring demand from people suddenly out of work because of the coronavirus pandemic, it has been especially troubling to see farmers have to bury produce, dump milk and euthanize hogs.

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Although some Americans are out and about now, ignoring warnings to avoid crowds, wear masks and practice social distancing, most of us will continue to be more cautious this solemn Memorial Day, Don Walton writes.

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Conferring on Thursday and Friday for an unprecedented 24-hour working session to finish its business for the year, the Kansas Legislature enacted measures that met some goals advanced by local lawmakers, while others faltered.

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Associated Press Nebraska Daybook for Monday, May. 25.

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Good morning from The Associated Press. Today is Sunday, May 24, 2020. The news editor for Nebraska and Iowa is Scott McFetridge. The news editor for Kansas and Missouri is Julie Wright.

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The college will also conduct suicide training for the campus community and allow a third-party consultant to review its Title IX policies and procedures following the suicide death of Fatima Larios in 2015.

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Associated Press Nebraska Daybook for Sunday, May. 24.

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Hello! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Nebraska. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the Omaha Bureau at 402-391-0031 or omahane@ap.org. Nebraska News Editor Scott McFetridge can also be reached at 515-243-3281 or smcfetridge@ap.org.

Heavy rains across a wide swath of Adams County throughout the day Friday caused significant damage to roads and sent the Little Blue River out of its banks, Adams County Emergency Management reported.

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With enough personal protective equipment on hand, and due to the success of social distancing efforts in Lincoln, Dr. Kate Rosenberger said Bryan plans to resume fully elective procedures beginning in June.

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Associated Press Nebraska Daybook for Saturday, May. 23.

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With the rate of COVID-19 cases in the South Heartland Health District continuing to decline, officials are asking the public not to let up in their efforts to thwart the spread of the viral infection.

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Hello! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Nebraska. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the Omaha Bureau at 402-391-0031 or omahane@ap.org. Nebraska News Editor Scott McFetridge can also be reached at 515-243-3281 or smcfetridge@ap.org.

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OMAHA — Nebraska public health officials are watching for signs of strain on Omaha’s hospitals because they’ve received a steady increase in coronavirus patients, but the state’s top medical official said Friday that he isn’t worried yet about the caseload as Gov. Pete Ricketts moves to furt…

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Good morning from The Associated Press. Today is Friday, May 22, 2020. The news editor for Nebraska and Iowa is Scott McFetridge. The news editor for Kansas and Missouri is Julie Wright.

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KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — Buckle Inc. (BKE) on Friday reported a fiscal first-quarter loss of $11.8 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.

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