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Inspired By 6-Year-old’s Kindness, a 43-Foot Bridge is Donated to Flood-Affected Nebraska Town

A determined Virginia man has successfully managed to donate a 43-foot bridge to the people of Nebraska after he learned about a Utah youngster's good deed.

Woman Buys Out Entire Shoe Store So She Can Donate 204 Pairs to Nebraska Flood Victims

This 25-year-old college graduate paid for over 200 pairs of new shoes so she could donate them all to flood victims in Nebraska.

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...

For First Time Ever, Scientists Have Cured Living Creatures of HIV and Eliminated Virus From DNA Entirely

A trailblazing team of researchers has eliminated all traces of HIV from living mice – and they will soon begin clinical trials on humans.

Good News in History, May 10

150 years ago today, the eastern and western territories of the massive United States were finally linked by a golden spike that completed construction of...

When Woman Shares Photo of Anonymous Gift Found in a Book, It Sparks Chain of Good Deeds

One person's simple act of kindness towards a stranger has sparked dozens of other good deeds across Missouri and around the world.

Good News in History, April 28

150 years ago today, Chinese and Irish laborers working on the First U.S. Transcontinental Railroad laid ten miles of track in one day, a...

Good News in History, April 10

75 years ago today, Rudolf Vrba, a Jewish teenager, and Alfred Wetzler, 26, escaped from the Auschwitz (Birkenau) Nazi death camp, bringing the first...

After Exhausting Day of Hard Work, Two Friends Find Fridge Full of Cold Beers in the Middle of a Field

Not only were the beers a perfect reward for their labor, the men were also able to find the fridge's original owner as well.

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...