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WAHOO, Neb. (AP) — Two people were killed Friday evening in a traffic accident just north of Wahoo, Nebraska, authorities said.

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The crash occurred at about 7:30 p.m. at the intersection of Nebraska 92 and Nebraska 109 just north of Wahoo.

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Associated Press Nebraska Daybook for Saturday, Sep. 26.

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For this in-depth project examining the impact of climate change on Nebraska, the College of Journalism and Mass Communications opened the rigorous application process to all students at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. In the end, 20 students drawn from seven different colleges represent…

At the Naval Academy, he met Lynda, a college freshman, on a cold January night. Their first dance that night was to the disco hit, ”Le Freak.” He was smitten. The couple just celebrated their 38th wedding anniversary.

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OMAHA — Gov. Pete Ricketts doubled down Thursday on his decision to leave Nebraska as the only state that has discontinued emergency food assistance benefits that were made available under the federal coronavirus relief package, despite pleas from advocates for the poor.

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OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Sept. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Accreditation Class of 2019-20 is comprised of 66 colleges and universities from 15 countries with business programs accredited or reaffirmed by ACBSP.

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MISSION, Kan., Sept. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- (Family Features) Traditional family activities like trick-or-treating create fun moments and memories, but the effects of COVID-19 on this Halloween will bring about change for the spooky excitement.

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LINCOLN, Neb., Sept. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- HTI Plastics is pleased to announce the hiring of Brad Heywood, who recently joined our company as the Operations Manager. Brad will manage Production Supervisors, Assembly Supervisors, and Set-up for all three shifts. Brad will help improve productivity in production while moving forward with Lean and 5S, advancing our training of our employees, and ensuring a safe work environment to create good quality parts for our customers.

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MISSION, Kan., Sept. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- (Family Features) Cooler weather calls for comfort foods, and it's hard to top soups, risottos and strata for heartwarming dishes to share with the family on chilly days.

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MISSION, Kan., Sept. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Concorde Career Colleges, a national leader in health care education with 16 campuses in eight states, has named Jami Frazier as CEO. Frazier has been a Concorde executive for 13 years, previously serving as President and COO.

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OMAHA, Neb., Sept. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE: UNP) will release third quarter 2020 financial and operating results on Thursday, October 22, 2020, at 8:00 a.m. ET. The company's management team will host a conference call and live webcast at 8:45 a.m. ET.

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Good morning from The Associated Press. Today is Thursday, Sept. 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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WICHITA, Kan., Sept. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Spirit AeroSystems (NYSE: SPR) announced today an expansion of its aftermarket footprint in Asia through a multi-year partnership with Evergreen Aviation Technologies Corporation (EGAT) and a maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) customer agreement with EVA Air for 777 GE90 nacelles. EGAT, an award-winning aircraft MRO facility based in Taiwan, is highly proficient in airframe component and composite repairs. The agreements position Spirit for growth and significantly reduce MRO costs for passenger and freight carriers in the region by keeping repairs local.

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Associated Press Nebraska Daybook for Thursday, Sep. 24.

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