Best cure for problem gambling? Don't ever start
(Editorial ~ 09/30/06)
One of the ironies of Nebraska's lottery system is that it includes funding for treating the addicts it helps create. Now, the state has begun a two-week ad blitz on TV, billboards and newspapers to persuade problem gamblers to get help and information by calling (800) 522-4700...
An anniversary celebration
(Column ~ 09/30/06)
I've always put a lot of stock in peoples' special days. I do that, I guess, because I put a lot of stock in my own. It always makes my heart feel good when people close to me remember my important days and, because they do, I try and always remember theirs too...
Bison maul Sidney 62-12
(High School Sports ~ 09/30/06)
No. 1 McCook improves record to 5-0; Lexington next For about six minutes Friday night at Weiland Field, Sidney gave McCook a game. Sidney trailed 7-6 with 5:43 left in the opening frame. Then it unraveled for the Red Raiders as the No. 1 Bison poured it on for a 41-6 halftime lead en route to a 62-12 rout. Seven players scored TDs for the Bison, including interception returns by inside linebackers Sam Frazier and Josh Mullen...
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