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Chatelain: Football gods now smiling elsewhere - Omaha.com: Big Red Today - Husker Football News, Schedules And Videos

omaha.com — LINCOLN - The Tunnel Walk song blared over the North Stadium speakers. Ninety thousand people rose to their feet, clapping in unison. Nebraska's offense huddled near its sideline, waiting to take the field with 3:25 left. Their task: Drive 75 yards. Score seven points. Or lose.
Nov 22, 2014

RT @dirkchatelain: Nebraska's last-minute luck dried up. What's it mean for Bo Pelini's future? My column from Senior Day: bit.ly/1xF1Qb0 #Huskers

Nov 22, 2014

Nebraska's last-minute luck dried up. What's it mean for Bo Pelini's future? My column from Senior Day: bit.ly/1xF1Qb0 #Huskers

Shatel: Writing's on the wall for Husker coach Bo Pelini - Omaha.com: Big Red Today - Husker Football News, Schedules And Videos

omaha.com — LINCOLN - This is the part where this computer is supposed to spit out fire and brimstone. But there's really nothing left to say. An online service is needed to view this article in its entirety. You need an online service to view this article in its entirety.

Gophers rally past Huskers; Pelini says NU 'didn't deserve to win' - Omaha.com: Big Red Today - Husker Football News, Schedules And Videos

omaha.com — LINCOLN - The Land of 10,000 Lakes has produced a team that can break 10,000 Husker tackles. Nebraska had its chances. Minnesota made the plays. The Gophers won 28-24 by overcoming a 14-point halftime deficit and scrapping out one extra yard at a time, often at the expense of some Husker defender being dragged along for an unsatisfying ride.
Nov 22, 2014

RT @swmckewonOWH: The land of 10,000 lakes has produced a team that can break 10,000 Husker tackles. My game story: omaha.com/huskers/gopher… #huskers

UNO snaps Bulldogs' streak - Omaha.com: Mavs Today

omaha.com — One night after blowing a two-goal, third-period lead, No. 13 UNO made another stand. An online service is needed to view this article in its entirety. You need an online service to view this article in its entirety. 1 All-Access digital only subscription $25.00 for 30 daysSign up now for digital only subscription to omaha.com for just $25.00 a month.

Section of Highway 141 closed after 5 killed in collision near Sloan, Iowa - Omaha.com: Iowa

omaha.com — Five people were killed in a head-on collision on Highway 141 near mile marker 3, just east of Sloan, Iowa, on Saturday about 3:40 p.m. Three people were also taken to hospitals in Sioux City with injuries, said Maj. Todd Wieck with the Woodbury County Sheriff's Office.
Nov 22, 2014

Tragic news out of Sloan, Iowa: Five killed in head-on collision omaha.com/news/iowa/sect… by @PaigeYowell via @OWHnews

11/22/2014 NU vs. Minnesota

Halftime: Nebraska 21, Minnesota 7 - Omaha.com: Big Red Today Blog

omaha.com — The Huskers, capitalizing on a couple game-changing plays, look to have recovered from last weekend's disaster in Madison. First, it was a 73-yard pass -- when Tommy Armstrong eluded a pass rush and found Kenny Bell -- on NU's third snap that set up Nebraska's initial score.

Mutual of Omaha's Neary credited as 'visionary' as he prepares to step down as CEO - Omaha.com: Money

omaha.com — On Friday, the board promoted James Blackledge, 48, to president and designated him to follow Neary as chief executive of the 105-year-old insurance company, which employs 4,824 people. The exact date of the switch wasn't set.
Nov 22, 2014

Mutual of Omaha's Neary earns startup thanks as he prepares to step down as CEO omaha.com/money/mutual-o…

11/21/2014: Duluth 3, UNO 2

Tax incentives OK'd for $63M Council Bluffs 'robotic' warehouse - Omaha.com: Money

omaha.com — The company still has to receive rezoning approval from the Council Bluffs City Council for the 185,000-square-foot facility on a 51-acre site at the northwest corner of Highway 275 and South 24th Street. The council will consider the request at its Monday meeting and later will consider a tax-increment financing request worth $8.95 million over 15 years.
Nov 22, 2014

Tax incentives OK'd for $63M Council Bluffs 'robotic' warehouse omaha.com/money/tax-ince…

Mad Chatter: Letters from Husker Nation, favorite players of the Pelini era, Creighton's big win - Omaha.com: Big Red Today - Husker Football News, Schedules And Videos

omaha.com — I've received about 100 emails since Saturday night. Almost all of them made me smarter.
Nov 21, 2014

Where does Abdullah rank among your favorite players of the Bo era? That & slightly tougher topics in Mad Chatter: omaha.com/huskers/mad-ch…

Mad Chatter: Letters from Husker Nation, favorite players of the Pelini era, Creighton's big win - Omaha.com: Big Red Today - Husker Football News, Schedules And Videos

omaha.com — Five Husker fans worth listening to.
Nov 21, 2014

Mad Chatter: Letters from #Husker Nation, 5 favorite players of the Pelini era, #Creighton's big win & great links. omaha.com/huskers/mad-ch…

Mavericks face tough test with Minnesota Duluth in return home - Omaha.com: Mavs Today

omaha.com — The No. 13 Mavericks (6-1-1) haven't been beaten since the last time they played at the CenturyLink Center. They've gone 5-0-1 - in road series at Western Michigan, Cornell and Ohio State - since suffering their only loss to Minnesota State on Oct. 11.
Nov 21, 2014

RT @OWHmavs: Two of the hottest teams in college hockey will meet at the CenturyLink Center tonight. STORY: bit.ly/1z3JYVn pic.twitter.com/6wrPsL6a1L

4 in custody after bank robbery; man who tailed suspects is OK after being shot - Omaha.com: Crime & Courts

omaha.com — Most of the Westside Community Schools' buildings in the area were locked down for a time Thursday morning after word of the robbery. The lockdown was lifted by noon, on the advice of police, a district spokesman said.
Nov 21, 2014

Wild day yesterday in Omaha: Four in custody after bank robbery; man who tailed suspects is OK after being shot omaha.com/news/crime/in-…

Big Red Breakfast: Ruud says NU planning for Minnesota tight ends - Omaha.com: Big Red Today Blog

omaha.com — Barrett Ruud said his final NFL game two years ago came against the New England Patriots, who at that time were terrorizing opponents with tight ends Rob Gronkowski and Aaron Hernandez.
Nov 21, 2014

NU grad manager Barrett Ruud, at the Big Red Breakfast, talked about the #Huskers challenge vs Minnesota's TEs omaha.com/huskers/blogs/…

UNMC-backed startup draws $100,000 investment - Omaha.com: Money

omaha.com — The funding from Lincoln-based venture development firm Invest Nebraska is the first of its kind for ProTransit Nanotherapy, a company based on technology developed at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Gary Madsen, the company's co-founder, president and CEO, said the money gives ProTransit Nanotherapy the resources it needs to move production of a key component of the prototype back to Omaha and begin working on product development.

Fun-Plex's $5 million plan means ‘we’ve made it out of the recession’ - Omaha.com: Money

omaha.com — The last time the park expanded was in 2007, when it added a roller coaster. "We put in the roller coaster and then pretty much the next year the recession hit, so it's definitely been an upward battle recovering from that even until now.
Nov 21, 2014

Fun-Plex's $5 million plan means 'we've made it out of the recession' omaha.com/money/fun-plex…

Ernie Chambers could become state’s oldest senator since at least 1937 - Omaha.com: Nebraska

omaha.com — Nebraska's longest-serving and arguably best-known state senator could be headed for more legislative records. State Sen. Ernie Chambers of Omaha plans to seek re-election in 2016; it would be his 12th time running to represent north Omaha in the Legislature.
Nov 21, 2014

Ernie Chambers could become state’s oldest senator since at least 1937 @stoddardOWH omaha.com/news/nebraska/…

Nebraska property owner voluntarily takes down 'Thanks Africa' sign - Omaha.com: Nebraska

omaha.com — MINDEN - A controversial sign caused a brief stir in Minden before it was taken down earlier this week.
Nov 20, 2014

RT @OWHnews: #Nebraska property owner voluntarily takes down 'AIDS, Ebola and Obama — Thanks Africa' sign: bit.ly/11ynssE

Nov 20, 2014

RT @OWHnews: #Nebraska property owner voluntarily takes down 'AIDS, Ebola and Obama — Thanks Africa' sign: bit.ly/11ynssE

Nov 20, 2014

RT @OWHnews: #Nebraska property owner voluntarily takes down 'AIDS, Ebola and Obama — Thanks Africa' sign: bit.ly/11ynssE