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August 4, 2016
Kelly: Before Speech, Hillary Clinton Meets With Parents of Slain Democratic Staffer Seth Rich

Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 3, 2016
He continued his education at Creighton University, where he was active in student government and inter-fraternity council. He interned for then-U.S. Sen. Ben Nelson and in recent years enjoyed working in the nation’s capital.
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Friends in D.C. Celebrate Omaha Native Seth Rich’s Generous Spirit

Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 4, 2016
His friends recalled how the Central High School and Creighton University graduate took such pride in all things Omaha and Nebraska, such as the state’s corn, its football and Warren Buffett.
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August is National Immunization Awareness Month

KIOS, Aug. 3, 2016
After an outbreak of 21 cases of mumps in May in Nebraska, Dr. Meera Varman, a pediatric infectious disease specialist at Creighton University, urges parents to make sure their children are vaccinated.
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Worries of Outbreaks of Illnesses During School Year

WNAX, Aug. 3, 2016
Dr. Meera Varman is a pediatric infectious disease specialist at Creighton University in Omaha and says along with getting all the supplies your kids need for the classroom it is also important to make sure your child returns to school with all updated vaccinations.
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Care in Every Sense of the Word

Freeman, South Dakota Courier, Aug. 3, 2016
St. Francis Mission Dental Clinic on the Rosebud Indian Reservation is staffed full-time, but operates only because of the volunteer dentists — and dental students from the School of Dentistry at Creighton University — who offer their time and talents.
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Proof Flossing Works Elusive, But Local Dentists Still Push It

Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 3, 2016
“It’s almost intuitive on our part,” Kim McFarland said. “We know that people who floss retain their teeth, so why research it?"
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Dentists Against Flossing Rule Flop

North Platte Telegraph, Aug. 3, 2016
Dr. Kim McFarland, chairwoman of the department of community and preventive dentistry at Creighton University, agreed. She said that whether the science supports flossing, dentists see firsthand that it works.
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Institute Shares State-by-State Glance of Midwest Economy

The Plattsmouth Journal, Aug. 3, 2016
Losses have been significant for firms linked to agriculture, such as agricultural equipment producers and metal manufacturers. On the other hand, food processors in the state continue to expand, according to July survey results," Goss said.
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Midwest Business Conditions Decline in July

Ames Tribune, Aug. 3, 2016
“More than one-fifth of businesses, or 20.9 percent, named the downturn in the farm economy as the largest factor slowing company sales and growth,” said Ernie Goss.
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Job Losses Take Toll on Regional Economy

AgNet, Aug. 2, 2016
The regional manufacturing economy in July took a turn for the worse, according to the latest leading economic indicator from Creighton University economist Ernie Goss.
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Rural Economy Index Takes a Dip, Aug. 3, 2016
“Over the past 12 months, farm prices have fallen by 9 percent and livestock prices are off by 16 percent. These weak agriculture commodity prices are pushing the overall Rural Mainstreet economy lower,” said Ernie Goss.
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