A still from Mercy for Animals' undercover footage at Lincoln Premium Poultry in Fremont, Nebraska.

02/22/21 • Nebraska vaccine data • Nationwide case trends

Costco Cuts Corners to Keep Chicken Cheap, Investigation Shows

An animal-rights organization has undercover video showing mistreated birds at the company’s Nebraska slaughterhouse.

Reed Moore’s Daily Rundown

Good Afternoon,

Today we have stories about a food pantry in North Omaha seeing families’ need for food grow tenfold, the Do School program helping students with remote learning, and Nebraska expecting a shortage of nurses in the coming years. 

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Around Nebraska

  • Nebraska is expected to have a shortage of 4,000 nurses over the next few years. Schools like UNMC are looking for ways to help fill the gap.
  • Gov. Pete Ricketts avoids a question about his interest in running for an open U.S. Senate seat in the near future.

Reed Moore’s Black History, Black Present

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Amber Ruffin Is Not Holding Back 

Omaha native Amber Ruffin made a name for herself as a Black Midwesterner who called out systematic racism on TV shows filmed in the heart of New York City. Now with a new show, name recognition and a wider audience engaged with racial justice, she’s got big plans for the future.

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