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Good morning,
Today we have stories about the man who killed a sex offender in May saying he believes a grand jury will not convict him, black business owners talk the pandemic and support they’ve received following protests against police brutality and hundreds of people calling for housing help as local nonprofits wait for CARES Act money to trickle down.
We’re also introducing a new comic section to our newsletter. Today’s comes from Jen Sorensen.

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Hello, New Vinyl!

Vinyl records delivered to your doorstep for a $3 fee, courtesy of Homer’s Music & Gifts in the Old Market. Check out their Facebook page to see what’s new in stock, from Louis Armstrong to King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard to Funkadelic. Message Homer’s on social media or call them at 402-346-0264.

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Chris Bowling

Chris has worked for The Reader since January 2020. As an investigative reporter and news editor he’s taken deep dives into topics such as police transparency, affordable housing and COVID-19. Originally...

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