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Herl continues remarkable season, wins two events 0

Herl continues remarkable season, wins two events

Once again, Mel Herl, senior of Eaton, Colorado, won the women’s shot put and weight throw at the Black Hills State Stinger Open, Friday, in Spearfish, South Dakota. With a toss of 49 feet, 1/4 inch in the shot put and a throw of 70-4 1/2 in the weight throw, she earned two more wins. Her shot put toss was a season best.

Nebraska celebrates 150th anniversary 0

Nebraska celebrates 150th anniversary

Nebraska’s 150th statehood anniversary is approaching; many people however have forgotten many key factors about Nebraska’s entry into statehood. Nebraska was admitted into statehood on March 1, 1867, about two years after the Civil War, making Nebraska the 37th state.

Entitlement is ruining the country 0

Entitlement is ruining the country

The country is a divided place more than ever right now.

People are so caught up in the political battles. It seems like the more extreme the right gets, the more extreme the left becomes to compensate and we end up overcompensating in the end to create a nasty, unneeded battle.