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GRAND ISLAND, Neb. — Educational road shows are being held to teach the public about waste produced from nuclear energy that could be shipped through Nebraska and other states this fall. SENT: 250 words by The Grand Island Independent.


— HIGHWAY RESURFACING — Work scheduled to begin this week on state Highway 109 in eastern Nebraska is expected to delay travelers.

— PINK PATCH — Nebraska State Patrol troopers are donning a new pink patch in October to raise money and awareness for breast cancer research.

— HIGHWAY CLOSURES — Officials say work is scheduled to begin Tuesday on U.S. Highway 30 between Fremont and Arlington in eastern Nebraska.



LINCOLN, Neb. — For all the emotion spent in the build-up for a season opener that didn't get past the opening kickoff because of severe weather, Nebraska must start the process all over. This week's opponent is Colorado, the Huskers' old rival from the Big 12 and its previous iterations. By College Football Writer Eric Olson. UPCOMING: 500 words, photos, by 4 p.m.


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