6/30/20 • Day 9 of Phase III • Nationwide case trends

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*Correction: This story incorrectly stated Ponca Chief Standing Bear was a member of the Omaha tribe. 

Nightlife in the Time of Pandemic

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Today we have stories of the OPS board approving a modified school schedule with a mask requirement, scientists analyzing what we flush down the toilet to predict coronavirus surges and five Nebraska football players testing positive for COVID-19.

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Revisit The Past

Read through a piece of Omaha history with Joe Starita’s “I Am a Man,” chronicling the life of Ponca Chief Standing Bear — of his forcible removal from Nebraska and his battle for freedom.

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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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