Omaha Facility Runs COVID-19 Vaccine Trials, ACLU Helps Arrested Protesters, Airport Expansion Paused and More Top Local News for Friday, July 31

7/31/20 • Day 40 of Phase III • Nationwide case trends

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‘They Awoke a Sleeping Giant’: The Fight Is Far from Over for Omaha Protesters

On Thursday afternoon, 96 arrested protesters gathered at Culxr House on North 24th Street Thursday afternoon to organize and connect with ACLU of Nebraska legal sources. In talks with attendees, a single fact became apparent.


This movement is far from over.

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Today we have stories about expansion of Eppley Airport being placed on hold, an Omaha clinical research facility running trials for a potential coronavirus vaccine and the ACLU of Nebraska hosting an event for the 120 recently arrested protesters.

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What to do during quarantine?

From our list of things to do during quarantine:

Let Them Plan a Road Trip

Pull out a paper map and let your children plot out a path for your next family road trip. This can be a fun geography, cartography, and economics lesson! Who knows where the road less traveled will lead your family?

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