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Grand Island, Nebraska

of Omaha (Omaha, Nebraska). Osceola, Nebraska, Nebraska Public Power District, 1999. Shelby is part of the Central Community College which encompasses 25 counties. The college is governed by an 11 member Board of Governors elected by the citizens of the area served. The college maintains administrative offices in Grand Island and operates campuses at Hastings (Hastings, Nebraska), Columbus, Nebraska Columbus


Omaha, Nebraska

: sites.nppd.com aedc fastfacts.asp?city Omaha "Nebraska Fast Fact: Community Profile: Omaha" , Nebraska Public Power District. Retrieved 9 25 08. Nebraska is the only public power state in the nation. All electric utilities are non-profit and customer-owned. Electricity (Electrical power industry) in the city is provided by the Omaha Public Power District. Ridley and Associates (1997) "Chapter One," ''Nebraska's Electric Utility Industry: Final Report. Nebraska Legislature L.R. 455 Phase I Study.'' Retrieved 8 17 07. Public housing is governed by the Omaha Housing Authority, and public transportation is provided by Metro Area Transit. CenturyLink and Cox (Cox Communications) provide local telephone and internet services. The City of Omaha maintains two modern sewage treatment plants. "City of Omaha Public Works" Retrieved August 10, 2012. Portions of the Enron corporation began as Northern Natural Gas Company in Omaha. Northern currently provides three natural gas lines to Omaha. Enron formerly owned UtiliCorp United, Inc., which became Aquila, Inc.. Peoples Natural Gas, a division of Aquila, Inc., currently serves several surrounding communities around the Omaha metropolitan area, including Plattsmouth (Plattsmouth, Nebraska). "Nebraska Fast Fact: Community Profile: Plattsmouth", Nebraska Public Power District. Retrieved 9 25 08. There are several hospitals in Omaha (Hospitals in Omaha, Nebraska). Research hospitals include the Boys Town National Research Hospital, the University of Nebraska Medical Center and the Creighton University Medical Center. The Boys Town facility is well known for world-class researchers in hearing-related research and high quality treatment. The University of Nebraska Medical Center hosts the Eppley Institute for Research in Cancer and Allied Diseases, a world-renowned cancer treatment facility named in honor of Omahan Eugene Eppley. "About the Institute", University of Nebraska Medical Center. Retrieved 2 3 08. "Cancer Center Profile: UNMC Eppley Cancer Center." National Cancer Institute. Retrieved 2 3 08. Transportation The final round of the 2009 College World Series (w:2009 College World Series) of baseball is set, with eight teams qualifying for the double-elimination tournament (w:Double-elimination tournament). The tournament will begin play on June 13 at Rosenblatt Stadium (w:Johnny Rosenblatt Stadium) in Omaha (w:Omaha, Nebraska), Nebraska in the United States. The College World Series is the final leg of a three-tiered tournament (w:2009 NCAA Division I Baseball Tournament) which determines the top baseball team in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (w:National Collegiate Athletic Association) (NCAA) Division I (w:Division I)— the top level of play in American college athletics (w:College athletics). The College World Series has been played annually at Rosenblatt Stadium since 1950. left thumb Rosenblatt Stadium, home of the College World Series since 1950 (File:P5160356.JPG) In May of 2007, it was reported that blood samples taken from a Hammerhead shark (w:Hammerhead shark), born in 2001, located in Omaha Nebraska (w:Omaha, Nebraska) at the Henry Doorly Zoo (w:Henry Doorly Zoo) was the product of a "virgin birth". The mother shark was in a tank with three other hammerheads, all female, and the baby shark was also born in the same tank. Tests on the DNA from the baby shark show that there was no "chromosomal contribution" of a male shark present in the blood, something that is required in order for mating to have taken place.


Columbia, Missouri

'''J'''efferson City '''WB''' - style "vertical-align: top; text-align: left;" '''Barbara O'Brien''' is an author who writes the blog, Mahablog. O'Brien's book ''Blogging America Political Discourse in a Digital Nation'' (ISBN 1-59028-040-7) discusses the changes blogging has made in America's political culture, and the left-right debate '''Nischelle Turner''' is an entertainment & lifestyle reporter for KNBC in Los Angeles. She was a general assignment reporter for KTTV FOX 11 from 2004 and to October 2, 2008 and worked as a sideline reporter for FOX's Sunday NFL broadcasts, and did segments for a show called Dailies. (1 March 2010). Sports Media Dream Girl Nischelle Turner, Vizage magazine Prior to KTTV, she worked for WEHT, the ABC (American Broadcasting Company) affiliate in Evansville, Indiana and for WVUE, the FOX (Fox Broadcasting Company) Affiliate in New Orleans. She is a native of Columbia, Missouri . She attended the University of Missouri, and graduated from its Journalism school. She will be working with either analyst Kurt Warner or Torry Holt and either play-by-play Chris Myers or Chris Rose. '''MUTV''' is an American student university Student television station channel that originates on the campus the University of Missouri in Columbia (Columbia, Missouri). The station airs original student programming in addition to recently released major motion pictures. MUTV airs to the campus on channel 23, though its programming is also simulcast to local cable TV subscribers (see below). The station is funded by the student government and gives undergraduate students a chance to gain experience before entering their journalism sequence (Missouri School of Journalism#Undergraduate Sequences). MUTV programming can also be seen on all Mediacom Public-access television cable systems throughout the Columbia (Columbia, Missouri)-Jefferson City (Jefferson City, Missouri) market (media market) on cable channel 20, Tuesdays 9:00-10:00 p.m., Wednesdays at 12:00 midnight-1:00 a.m., Thursdays 5:00-6:00 p.m., and Saturdays 3:00-4:00 p.m. Legend has it that the high school received this nickname in the 1920s when the football coach L.E. Ziegler was so angry with the way his squad had looked in practice that as an insult he said they looked like a bunch of "Spoofhounds". The players mockingly referred to one another by this insult and the name stuck. In the 1940s, Ziegler became the superintendent of schools for Columbia, Missouri where the mascot is also named for an early 20th century doll—the Kewpies. Marc's Distinctive High School Mascot Collection Retrieved October 26, 2006 Maryville's mascot has evolved over the years from a lovable buffoon "Spoofy" to a snarling "Hound." As of 2009, no other academic institution or sports club had adopted the nickname.


Knoxville, Tennessee

and surrounding counties. Innovation Valley Inc. - About Us. Retrieved: 13 January 2012. Major corporations The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), the nation's largest public power provider, Frequently Asked Questions About TVA, TVA website. Retrieved: 14 January 2012. is a federally owned corporation headquartered in Knoxville. TVA reported $11.8 billion


Greece

16 November 2014 work MarketWatch date 14 November 2014 Energy Commons:Category:Greece Wikipedia:Greece Dmoz:Regional Europe Greece


Phoenix, Arizona

owners include Salt River Project (17.5%), El Paso Electric Co. (El Paso Electric) (15.8%), Southern California Edison (15.8%), PNM Resources (10.2%), Southern California Public Power Authority (5.9%), and the Los Angeles Dept. of Water & Power (Los Angeles Department of Water and Power) (5.7%). PNM Resources formerly Public Service of New Mexico. Security Palo Verde was of such strategic importance, due


Seattle

,'' recognizing the timeliness of the play's subject matter: With the public Bonneville hydroelectric project (Bonneville Dam) on the horizon, private and public power companies were vying for support in the city. Whitham 81 '''Lisa Kimmel Fisher''' (1967–2003), played by Lili Taylor, is Nate's spiritual friend from Seattle who becomes pregnant by him after a one night stand. When informing Nate she is pregnant, she also mentions having aborted a previous pregnancy


Switzerland

and Paleontology (1928–1931), Professor of Geology at the University of Milan, and Applied Geology at the Engineering School of Milan (a position he held from 1932 to 1972). Concurrent to these positions, he served as a consultant geologist for the Edison Company for hydroelectric plants in Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Greece, Turkey and Brazil, and the same capacity for the Public Power Corporation of Greece. In 1973 he became Professor Emeritus at the University of Milan. The 1980s and first half of the 1990s was a "coming of age" period for carsharing, with continued slow growth, mainly of smaller non-profit systems, many in Switzerland and Germany, but also on a smaller scale in Sweden, the Netherlands, Canada and the United States. commons:Confoederatio Helvetica


Boston

(U.S. state) Georgia Public Radio. commons:Boston


Turkey

(1923–1924) and Milan (1924–1927). He was Lecturer in Physical Geography, Geology and Paleontology (1928–1931), Professor of Geology at the University of Milan, and Applied Geology at the Engineering School of Milan (a position he held from 1932 to 1972). Concurrent to these positions, he served as a consultant geologist for the Edison Company for hydroelectric plants in Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Greece, Turkey and Brazil, and the same capacity for the Public

Power Corporation of Greece. In 1973 he became Professor Emeritus at the University of Milan. '''Ömer Faruk Tekbilek''' (born 1951, Adana, Turkey), also known as '''Omar Faruk Tekbilek''', is a Turkish (Turkish people) flautist. He is known for his performances with the ney in a Sufi style. He also plays the Oud, Saz, Zurna and sings in many of his recorded work. Tekbilek is the recipient of the "Best Artist of the Turkish Music Award 2003" from the "Turkish Writers Association". In Turkey, the particular Muslim call to prayer (or ''ezan'' (Adhan) in Turkish) which occurs generally in early afternoon and is called ''ikindi'' (Asr), as well as the day's final call to prayer called ''yatsı'' (Isha'a), is often recited using the Rast makam. The '''Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge''', also known as the '''Second Bosphorus Bridge''' (in Turkish (Turkish language): ''Fatih Sultan Mehmet Köprüsü'', ''F.S.M. Köprüsü'' or ''2. Boğaziçi Köprüsü''), is a bridge in Istanbul, Turkey spanning the Bosphorus strait (Turkish: ''Boğaziçi''). When completed in 1988 it had the 6th longest suspension bridge span (List of longest suspension bridge spans) in the world; today it is 15th. Construction The bridge was designed by Freeman Fox & Partners and BOTEK Bosphorus Technical Consulting Corp., who had previously also designed the Bosphorus Bridge. An international consortium of three Japanese companies (including IHI Corporation and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries), one Italian (Italy) and one Turkish (Turkey) company (STFA) carried out the construction works. The bridge was completed on July 3, 1988 and opened by Prime Minister Turgut Özal who drove his official car by himself as the first to pass. The cost of the bridge amounted to USD 130 million. However, before this story could be written, Delgado was killed in a car accident in Turkey. His death had a profound effect on Pertwee. With actress Katy Manning also having departed from her role as companion Jo Grant after three seasons, and Letts and Dicks both planning to move on, Pertwee felt that his "family" on the show was breaking up, and he decided to leave at the conclusion of the eleventh season in 1974. According to Elisabeth Sladen in an interview on the DVD release of Invasion of the Dinosaurs Pertwee asked for a substantially increased fee for another year on the series,that he was turned down and subsequently resigned from the role. Sobhraj spent the next two years on the run, using as many as 10 stolen passports (identity theft) and visiting several countries in Eastern Europe and the Middle East. He was joined in Istanbul by André, his younger brother. Sobhraj and André quickly became partners in many crimes in both Turkey and Greece. Both were eventually arrested in Athens. After an identity-switch plan gone wrong, Sobhraj escaped in his usual manner, but his brother was left behind. André was turned over to the Turkish police by Greek authorities. He had to serve an 18-year sentence. '''Tunç Hamarat''' (born 1946 in Istanbul, Turkey) is a Turkish (Turkish people) chess player living in Austria and the 16th International Correspondence Chess Federation (ICCF) World Champion in 2004. '''Sakarya Province''' ( Commons:Category:Turkey WikiPedia:Turkey Dmoz:Regional Middle East Turkey


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