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Tiny Town in Nebraska (Population: 2) Gets a Reunion Thanksgiving Feast From Ancestry Company

Mary and Mike Finnegan are the only two residents of their Nebraska town – so Ancestry decided to give them some company for the holidays.
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Visionary Ranchers Help Conserve Nebraska’s Sandhills – And Save a Way of Life

Through ecotourism operations and an annual Prairie Chicken Festival, the Switzer Ranch realized the immense importance of acting to conserve the Sandhills of Nebraska...
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Healthiest Cities in US: Lincoln, Nebraska is #1

The top four healthiest cities for 2007 according to the US Centers for Disease Control are: Lincoln, Nebraska; Fargo, North Dakota; Boulder, Colorado; and...

Good News in History, December 31

Happy 75th Birthday to Sir Ben Kingsley, the English actor who has won an Oscar, Grammy, BAFTA, two Golden Globes, and a Screen Actors...

Tattoo Shop Has Been Giving Away Free Services to Anyone Who Brings in Clothing for the Homeless

A compassionate tattoo shop owner has given away thousands of dollars worth of free services in exchange for clothing donations for the homeless.

Good News in History, December 12

Three years ago, in a landmark election, 20 women won municipal council seats in Saudi Arabia. It was the first time females were allowed...

When Stranger Finds Lost Wallet on Airplane, He Returns It to Owner With Even More Cash Inside

This compassionate stranger could have just returned the lost wallet, but he says that he wanted to “have a little fun” instead.

Thanks to Snapchat, Woman Gets Lifesaving Stroke Medicine With 12 Minutes to Spare

Darnisha Ladd was in dire straits at the hospital when her sister suddenly remembered that she had taken a Snapchat video that would save her life.

UPDATE: Jimmy John’s Founder Delivers New Car to Driver Who Rescued Ailing Vet After Wrong Number

LISTEN to this story in our podcast, told by The Good News Guru (the GNN Founder) on Friday’s radio broadcast with Ellen K on KOST-103.5 — Or, READ the story below… (Subscribe...

Woman Dials Wrong Number, is Stunned When Jimmy John’s Delivery Driver Says He’ll Pick Up Her Sick Brother

Lisa Nagengast was desperately trying to find someone who could take her sick brother to the hospital—and, in her haste, the wrong number she...

Girl’s Postcard to a Veteran Boasts the Simple Wisdom of Children

When a certain work assignment brought me to Nebraska for two weeks, this Canadian was given a wonderful opportunity to become immersed not only...

Farmers Stay Silent During Auction So Young Man Can Win the Bid on His Long-Lost Family Farm

“I've had two profoundly humbling days in my life. The first was the day my son was born. The second was that unforgettable day...

Holocaust Survivor Explains How an Unlikely Reunion Helped Him to Love Humanity Once More

The day 81-year-old Romek “Robbie” Waisman boarded the plane and sat next to me is a day I will remember forever. He had a...

Watch Sweet Reaction to Son Surprising Dad With ‘Final Trip’ for Father’s Day

When Billy Lea saw his son walk through his door and present him with a special Father's Day gift, he was almost entirely speechless with love.

City Approves First Homeless Hospice on West Coast: ‘It’s the right thing to do’

Not only is it the first homeless hospice on the West Coast, but it is also the eighth facility of its kind in the country.

Good News in History, April 10

On this day 20 years ago, the Northern Ireland peace talks, which had dragged on for two years, culminated in the historic Good Friday Agreement,...

After Scoring This Astonishing Trick Shot, Teen With Down Syndrome is Contacted By the Globetrotters

Not many people could successfully sink this difficult shot – so when James Meiergerd pulled it off in front of his whole school, the crowd went wild.

Why This 8-Year-Old Boy Set Up a Lemonade Stand in a Hospital

Ulises Ornelas is an 8-year-old boy who is treating his injuries in a unique way: by selling lemonade to hospital residents and staff. Ornelas recently...

Woman Births Twins as Surrogate for Sister Who Had 9 Miscarriages

Melissa Kayser was heartbroken when she was forced to realize that she couldn't give birth – but luckily, her compassionate older sister volunteered to be her...

Facebook Provides Valuable Safety Net for the Bereaved, Study Finds

Neuroscientists have long noted that if certain brain cells are destroyed by, say, a stroke, new circuits may be laid in another location to...