Cornhusker 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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A couple of friends and I had spread out and walked in a line behind our bird dogs the entire length of a large swath of public land in the Cornhusker State. As we reached the field's edge, an explosion of beating wings erupted from the tall grass.
Today, it is an Alpha Media -owned station with an FM translator, giving it some "revitalization" in the Cornhusker State.
The Gem State passed it with more than 60 percent of the vote, the Cornhusker State with 53 percent.
Crossing the mighty Missouri River, we found ourselves in the Cornhusker state. As we drove through the rolling farm country of eastern Nebraska, it was easy to see how this area could be called the "breadbasket of America." Wheat, corn and soybean fields stretched to the horizon, occasionally dissected by wooded hills and creek bottoms.
We expect that an additional 20 to 30 students will join the Nebraska alumni family in the coming year and are taking steps to establish an active alumni community in Oman." Known for its warm hospitality, it's no wonder the Cornhusker State remains a major destination for students from around the world.
Despite this, the Cornhusker State gets little mention in trophy bowhunting circles today.
"They won't shake your hand or look you in the eye, then they come out on the other end speaking in front of people and exhibiting much greater confidence." Cornhusker State calls Ahmed shot a 113 in her first competitive 18-hole round.
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: 1.6%
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.
Nebraska west of the 100th meridian is arid, so much that you might not think the area would offer the kind of snow goose hunting made more famous in the eastern half of the Cornhusker State. But, as a resident of the region, I can attest that each year, the number of snows has increased exponentially.