LPS bilingual liaisons help immigrant, refugee families transition

LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - When families who are new to the U.S. make their way to Nebraska, Lincoln Public Schools has a special program to make that transition easier. The need has grown over the years and Wednesday’s LPS “Learning Lunch” highlighted the people who are there for immigrant and refugee families every step of the way.
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New legal advocates can make representation more affordable for Arizonans

TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - Hiring an attorney can be costly and even unattainable for some people. A new type of advocate, legal paraprofessionals, are helping make legal representation more affordable. A legal paraprofessional, or LP, can offer legal help for low level crimes, evictions and family law. Arizona...
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Wieskamp retiring as LPS director of athletics and activities

LINCOLN, Neb. (Lincoln Public Schools) – Lincoln Public Schools Director of Athletics and Activities Kathi Wieskamp is retiring after 33 years with LPS as a teacher, coach, school athletic director and, since 2013, district-wide athletics and activities director. Prior to her current position, Wieskamp was athletic director at Lincoln...
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Lincoln COVID-19 Risk Dial remains in the Red

Lincoln East’s Malachi Coleman is known for making plays on the field. Now, with the help of a local restaurant he’s trying to make an impact off the field. Nomi Health Testing Site Closing Today and Tomorrow. Updated: 7 hours ago. Once again, Nomi Health shut down their...

Lawton Public Schools Have Reopened & Updated COVID-19 Testing

Local and area kids are back in school today, LPS (Lawton Public Schools) have reopened their doors and campuses for in-person learning starting today (01-18-22). The news broke early last week on Tuesday (01-11-22) that all Lawton Public Schools were going to shut down temporarily due to COVID-19. Students finished out the week with virtual classes and it gave schools the opportunity to do some deep cleaning and sanitation. The new COVID-19 variant Omicron has severely impacted our local and area schools.
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DigitalBridge raises $8.3bn for digital infrastructure fund

DigitalBridge‘s investment management platform DigitalBridge Investment Management has closed its second flagship fund, DigitalBridge Partners II, LP, with $8.3 billion in commitments, surpassing its original target of $6 billion. “We are pleased to have completed the close of our second and largest fund to date, which significantly exceeded our...

Were You Born Yet When These Places Popped up in Texarkana?

Have you ever been cleaning out a closet or some old junk drawer at the house and you run across something nostalgic from Texarkana pasts?. If you grew up in Texarkana back in the 60s and 70s as I did then these items I am about to show you will definitely bring back some happy memories. Long gone but never forgotten, as I like to say.

Alphadex raises $3M, enters market as a hot new ecosystem on Moonriver

Alphadex, an innovative decentralized automated market maker (AMM), cross-chain incubator, yield farming solution and conventional nonfungible token (NFT) launchpad powered by Moonriver and Ethereum, has announced a $3-million round of fundraising from the leading blockchain funds, led by Oddiyana Ventures. Alphadex combines a series of incentive-driven farms and static pools,...
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Top-ranked Waupun lights up Phoenix

Waupun 39 39 — 78 Luther Prep 19 17 — 36 Waupun (fg ft-fta tp) — L. Aalsma 6 1-2 14, N. Aalsma 5 1-2 14, A. Aalsma 7 2-2 20, VandeStreck 2 0-1 5, Matamoros 1 2-4 4, Gopalan 4 0-0 11, Petersen 3 0-0 9 Totals 28 6-11 78.