Cornhusker State


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Related to Cornhusker State: Peace Garden State, Wolverine State
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Noun1.Cornhusker State - a midwestern state on the Great PlainsCornhusker State - a midwestern state on the Great Plains
Bad Lands, Badlands - an eroded and barren region in southwestern South Dakota and northwestern Nebraska
middle west, Midwest, midwestern United States - the north central region of the United States (sometimes called the heartland or the breadbasket of America)
U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA, America, the States, U.S. - North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
Grand Island - a town in south central Nebraska
capital of Nebraska, Lincoln - capital of the state of Nebraska; located in southeastern Nebraska; site of the University of Nebraska
North Platte - a town in west central Nebraska on the Platte River
Omaha - largest city in Nebraska; located in eastern Nebraska on the Missouri river; a major transportation center of the Midwest
North Platte, North Platte River - a river that rises in northern Colorado and flows northward into Wyoming and then eastward and southeastward through Nebraska where it joins the South Platte to form the Platte River
Platte, Platte River - a river in Nebraska that flows eastward to become a tributary of the Missouri River
Republican River, Republican - a tributary of the Kansas River that flows from eastern Colorado eastward through Nebraska and Kansas
South Platte, South Platte River - a tributary of the Platte River
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Supported numerous other community outreach events to include the annual Lincoln Marathon, Cornhusker State Games, Skills USA competitions, Lincoln Public School Science Fair and more than 30 events in local schools and colleges.
Despite this, the Cornhusker State gets little mention in trophy bowhunting circles today.
After massive hail storms in the Cornhusker state during 2015 and 2016, the problem of third parties abusing assignments of benefits became prominent.
Nebraska Nickname: The Cornhusker State Famous for: The world's largest woolly mammoth Pop: 1 million Elec/Coll votes: 2 Currently: Rep Chances of switching: 1.
Between the various crazies populating Alexander Payne's black-and-white "Nebraska" and the three women driven mad by the endlessly flat prairie in Tommy Lee Jones' "The Homesman," the Cornhusker State is assuming quasi-mythic proportions these days.
His only challenge in this spousal commitment is a potential conflict: Jasmine attended the University of Nebraska, and Daryle said he's often asked back in the Cornhusker State about a potential matchup between Nebraska and the Ducks, in possibly the Rose Bowl, if both teams won their conference titles and weren't in the national title game.
Cornhusker state lawmakers study code adoption process.
But that started from a very low base, and the total number of Cubans in the Cornhusker State is only 2,152.
Sounds of Pennsylvania, by Victor Labenske; Recital Suite Series: Nebraska: The Cornhusker State, by Bernadine Johnson; and Recital Suite Series: Impressions of Indiana, by Melody Bober.