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August 2, 2016
Are Lanier's Marshes of Glynn in decline?

The Brunswick News, July 30, 2016
“The summers with the hottest, driest conditions are the worst for these marshes,” Creighton biology professor John Shalles said.
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Scientists Discover Significant Decline of Vegetation Along Coast of Georgia

AZoCleantech, Aug. 1, 2016
The research was conducted by John Schalles, professor of biology at Creighton University in Nebraska and adjunct professor of marine science at UGA, and John O'Donnell, a graduate student in Creighton's department of atmospheric sciences.
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Creighton to host awarding of $1 million Opus Prize

Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 1, 2016
Creighton University will host the awarding of the 2016 Opus Prize, a faith-based award for social entrepreneurship.
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Creighton grad's business lets customers know exactly which animal their meat is from

Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 1, 2016
Hannah Raudsepp thought she was getting out of agriculture when she graduated from Creighton University in 2013 and moved to Boston to work as a personal trainer. But there she met people who didn’t know much about where beef comes from and didn’t trust the industry, putting Raudsepp in the position of defending her family’s livelihood.
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Midwest manufacturing contracts amid low crop prices and equipment orders

Star Tribune, Aug. 1, 2016
Goss noted that Minnesota's manufacturing sector is generally seeing a boost in jobs and orders for nondurable goods, but seeing job losses and other woes when it comes to heavy or durable goods.
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Survey indicates decline in Midwest’s economy

Missourinet, Aug. 2, 2016
Goss says more than one-third of businesses cite global economic conditions as the greatest factor weighing on company sales, while some managers blame weakness in the farm economy.
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Midwest business conditions decline in July

The Gazette, Aug. 1, 2016
“Global economic uncertainty, including June’s Brexit vote, was a significant economic concern for a large share of supply managers in our survey,” Goss said.
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North Dakota in recession

Prairie Public News, Aug. 1, 2016
Goss says North Dakota's business conditions index sank to 40.8 in July, which is down from June's 41.3.
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Creighton Rural Mainstreet Index weakens in July

High Plains/Midwest Ag Journal, Aug. 1, 2016
“Weakness in farm income and low agriculture commodity prices continue to restrain the sale of agriculture equipment across the region,” said Goss.
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Taking TIF to Task part 3: Fremont particulars

Fremont Tribune, Aug. 2, 2016
“Across the nation, citizens are getting a lot more critical about TIF,” said Ernie Goss, a professor of economics at Creighton University.
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