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Partnership for a Healthy Lincoln in the News

News Archive, 2011 - 2015

KOLN/KGIN Healthy Everyday, March 2016 - Interview: Partnership for a Healthy Lincoln, Lancaster County Medical Society: Cancer Screening Project
KLKN TV, Midday News, March 2016: Interview with PHL Director Bob Rauner on Lincoln Physicians Screening Initiative
KOLN/KGIN Healthy Everyday, May 2016 - Interview: Partnership for a Heathy Lincoln, LPS on School Fitness Data

10 Health TV, June 2016: Mayor's News Conference, Streets Alive!
KOLN/KGIN Healthy Everyday, July 17, 2016:  Interview with PHL on LCBI and CBE project
KOLN/KGIN Healthy Everyday, Sept. 7, 2016:  Interview with PHL and CHE on Health, Wellness Event, Streets Alive!
KLKN ABC TV, Sept. 18, 2016: Streets Alive, Free Family Event
KOLN/KGIN TV, Sept. 25, 2016: Lincoln Streets Alive Promotes Living a Healthy Lifestyle 
KLKN ABC TV, June 22, 2017:  Streets Alive! Chooses Belmont Neighborhood.   
KLKN ABC TV, Sept. 10, 2017: Seventh Annual Streets Alive!

KOLN/KGIN TV, Sept. 22, 2019: Annual Event Gets Thousands Outside  
KLKN ABC TV, Sept. 22, 2019:  Streets Alive! Festival Celebrates 9 Yrs at Cooper Park
KETV ABC TV, Nov. 10, 2020: Governor Rickets Tightens Directed Health Measures By No General Mask Mandate
KOLN/KGIN TV, Mar. 22, 2021: 3rd and F Streets Tunnel Gets a Revamp

KOLN/KGIN TV May 5, 2021: Local Doctors Optimistic for "Herd Immunity"
NET TV Nebraska, May 6, 2021: Speaking of Nebraska - Vaccine Hesitancy

Journals, Periodicals

Today Parents,  Febr. 2013  - Smart Jocks: Fit Kids Do Better on Math, Reading Tests  
The Journal of Pediatrics, Febr. 2013  -  Reading, Writing, Arithmetic, and Aerobics – Evaluating the New “R” in Academic Performance  

Education Week, Nov. 2017 - Educators: Lincoln Students' Wrist Monitors Promote Fitness


NY Daily Times
Mar. 2013  -
Active Kids Do Better on Academic Tests Than Couch Potatoes: Study

Omaha World Herald
Sept. 2016PHL Director Named Physician Advocate of the Year

Lincoln Journal Star, Washington Times
Jan. 2016  - Bob Rauner,, Director, Chosen
Jan. 2016 - Sport and Sports Drinks 
Febr. 2016 - "Screen Time" vs. Play Time 
Apr. 2016   - Play Your Best Golf - Refuel Right

Apr. 2016 - Streets Alive! Festival Set for September 25
Apr. 2016 - Mark Your Calendars for 2016 Streets Alive!
July 2016 -  Breastfeeding Educator Program Receives National Recognition
July 2016 - Breastfeeding Program Bridges Cultural, Emotional Divides
July 2016 - Breastfeeding Educator Program Receives National Recognition
Sept. 2016Play in the Streets Next Weekend
Sept. 2016 - Play in the Streets Sunday
Oct. 2016 - Streets Alive - Getting the Community Moving
Mar, 2017 - Screen Time vs. Lean Time
Mar. 2017 - Welcome to Health & the City
Apr. 2017 - Health & the City: Biking & the City 
May 2017 - Health & the City: Lowering Risk, Preventing Cancer
June 2017 - Streets Alive Returns to Belmont Neighborhood

June 2017 - Innovative Model for Health Care
June 2017 - Health & the City: Impulse Buys at the Checkout Counter Cost More Than You Think
July 2017 - Health & the City: Urban Legends, Sorting Through Those Food Myths
Aug. 2017 - Health & the City Welcomes LNKTV Health
Sept. 2017 - Health & the City: Wrapping Up Summer, Unwrapping Fall
Oct. 2017 - Health & the City: Halloween Kicks Off the Season of Food Excess and Couch Surfing
Nov. 2017 - Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds
Nov. 2017 - Health & the City: Good Health, the Gift That Keeps on Giving
Dec. 2017 - Health & the City: Forget the Long List of New Year's Resolutions
Jan. 2018 - Health & the City: The More They Burn, The Better They Learn - Kids & P.E.
Febr. 2018 - Health & the City: Eating Healthier, Living Longer
March 2018 - Health & the City: Fruit Juice, Healthy or Not?
March 2018 - Partnership for a Healthy Lincoln Wins National Cancer Award
April 2018 - Health & the City: Healthy You, Healthy Earth
April 2018 - Using Screen Time to Build a Healthier Lincoln  
May 2018 - Health & the City: Having a Happy, Healthy, Safe Summer  
June 2018: Health & the City: Health and Hunger in the City
July 2018: Health & the City: August is All About Babies
July 2018: Lincoln Calling, Streets Alive! to Collaborate
August 2018: Health & the City: Back to School - Kids and Sports 
Sept. 2018: Lincoln Streets to Come Alive Sunday
Sept. 2018: Health & the City: Lincoln Shines Through Community Learning Centers 
Oct. 2018: 2018 Streets Alive! - Getting the Community Moving 
Oct. 2018: PHL, Partners Receive Grant To Help Reduce Health Disparities 
Oct. 2018: Health & the City: Eating What They Watch and Watching What They Eat  
Nov. 2018: Health & the City: 'Tis the Season for Stress 
Dec. 2018:  Health & the City: For Better Health, Connect by Disconnecting 
Jan.2019: Health & the City: For Sweet Teeth, Rein in the "Sweet Tooth"
Febr. 2019: Health & the City: March Reminds Us: Eat Healthy and Prevent Cancer  
March 2019: Health & the City: Digging In and Coming Together
April 2019: Health & the City: Lincoln Offers Way to Bike to Your Heart's Content   
May 2019: Health & the City: Good Health and the Great Outdoors 
May 2019:  Streets Alive! Belmont Park Project Completed   
June 2019: Health & the City: Good Food, Good Health, and Hope on Wheels

July 2019: Health & the City: Mother's Milk - Saving the World $341B and Many Lives
August 2019: Health & the City: Getting There is Half the Fun
Sept. 14, 2019:  Streets Alive! Part of an Active Week in Lincoln  
Sept. 18, 2019: Big Arts Weekend on Tap for Lincoln

Sept.18, 2019: Family Weekend Calendar Includes Streets Alive !  
Sept. 20, 2019:  LPS Fitness Rates Decrease, Immigration Crackdown Related

Sept. 2019: Health & the City:  What's Eating Your Kids?  Eat Together and Find Out
Oct. 2019: Health & the City:  Happier Holidays: Avoiding the Winter Blues
Nov. 2019: Health & the City: Make Your Neighborhood Your Network

Dec. 2019: Health & the City: Twelve Months of Health Nuggets
Jan. 2020: Health & the City: Don't Break Your Heart   
Febr. 2020: Health & the City: Wacky Wellness Lady Energizes Students   
Mar. 2020: Health & the City: Health and Community Spirit in Trying Times
April 2020: Health & the City: Be Active and Social - But Be Smart  
May 9, 2020: Doctors Say It's Too Early to Re-Open
May 2020: Health & the City: Wear Because You Care
June 2020: Health & the City: Get Outdoors!
July 15, 2020:  Coffee with Dr. Bob Rauner
July 2020: Health & the City: The Upside of a Pandemic
July 28, 2020: Mask Mandate is Data-Driven Policy.

Aug. 2, 2020: Seven Languages, One Message
Aug. 2, 2020: Reopening Schools in Lincoln, a Balancing Act
Aug.23, 2020: Masked up for Soccer to Save Their Season, Families, and Communities
Aug. 25, 2020: Catching Up in a Changing World
Aug. 29, 2020: Health & the City: Nourishing New Lives in a Pandemic
Sept. 26, 2020: Annual Streets Alive! Outdoor Festival Moves Online Oct. 4  
Sept. 26, 2020: Health & the City: Don't Be Foolish, Avoid Getting Flu-ish
Oct. 31, 2020: Health & the City: Test Your Flu IQ - Myth vs Fact
Nov. 14, 2020Board Member: Closing Schools Not the Answer; Leaders Need to Take Decisive Action Now
Nov. 20, 2020: Dr. Bob Rauner Honored for Many Community Contributions
Nov. 28, 2020: Health & the City: Connecting Safely at Holiday Time
Dec. 26, 2020: Health & the City: Tips for Staying Safe, Active, and Healthy in Cold Weather
Jan. 30, 2021: Health & the City: COVID-19 Vaccination Q & A
Febr. 16, 2021: Nebraska Ranks 33rd in Rate of Administering Vaccines
Febr. 27, 2021: Health & the City: Keeping the Sharks at Bay
Mar. 20, 2021: Health & the City: Gardening for the Pandemic Soul
Apr. 17, 2021: Local Non-Profit Awarded CDC Grant
Apr. 24,2021: Health & the City: Biking - Pandemic Relief for the Body and Mind

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Febr. 5, 2015:
City Reports 8.2 Percent decline in Obesity Among Children in Grades K through 8

Lincoln Public Schools Community Update News
Jan. 2016: Dr. Bob Rauner, Michelle Welch
: It Takes A Community Effort
Febr. 2016: Dr. Bob Rauner, Michelle Welch: Play Hard, Refuel Smart, "Juicy" Choices Not Always Best
Mar. 2016: Dr. Bob Rauner, Michelle Welch: "Screen Time" vs. Lean Time, Kids Eat What They Watch 
Apr. 2016: Dr. Bob Rauner, Michelle Welch: Finishing Strong: The Keys to a Great Final Quarter
Sept. 2016: Michelle Welch: School Communities Celebrate Streets Alive!
Oct. 2016:  Dr. Bob Rauner, Michelle Welch: First Line of Defense 
Nov. 2016: Dr. Bob Rauner, Michelle Welch: Active Play, Fitness = Better Classroom Success
Dec. 2016: Dr. Bob Rauner, Michelle Welch: Staying Healthy Over the Holiday Season
Jan. 2017: Dr. Bob Rauner, Michelle Welch: Hacks for a Healthier 2017
Febr. 2017: Dr. Bob Rauner, Michelle Welch:  Catchy Headlines, Big Promises

May 2017: Dr. Bob Rauner, Michelle Welch: Hacks for a Fun, Healthier Summer
May 2017: Dr. Bob Rauner, Michelle Welch: An Ounce of Prevention Worth a Pound of Cure
Sept. 2017: Ashley Carlson, Michelle Welch: Begin the School Year by Getting Active at Streets Alive!
Oct. 2017, Michelle Welch: Belmont Elementary Home to Streets Alive
Nov. 2017: Dr. Bob Rauner, Michelle Welch: Energy Drinks and Kids: What Parents Need to Know
Jan. 2018: Dr. Bob Rauner, Michelle Welch: Keeping it Simple in 2018 
Febr. 2018: Dr. Bob Rauner, Dr. Matt Avey: The Path to Healthier Schools, Healthier Kids
Mar. 2018: Dr. Bob Rauner, Michelle Welch: Mood Boosters to Spring into Action
Oct. 2018: Michelle Welch: Streets Alive! Celebrates Free, Active Fun

Lincoln Kids

Dr. Bob Rauner, Spring 2016:  Keep Your Game – Do Adults or Kids Really Need Energy Drinks?
Dr. Bob Rauner, Summer 2016Lincoln Kids More Fit

Ashley Carlson, Julie Anderson, Fall 2016: Fall 2016: 2016 Streets Alive! 
Dr. Bob Rauner, Winter 2016: How Much Physical Activity Should My Kid Get?
Dr. Bob Rauner, Spring 2017: Which Health Information Can You Trust For Your Family?
Dr. Bob Rauner, Summer 2017: An Ounce of Prevention Worth a Pound of Cure 
Ashley Carlson, Julie Anderson, Fall 2017: What is "Streets Alive!"?
Dr. Bob Rauner, Julie Anderson, Winter 2017: It's No "Bull" - Kids and Energy Drinks Don't Mix  
Dr. Bob Rauner, Spring 2018: A Path to Healthier Schools, Healthier Kids  
Dr. Bob Rauner, Julie Anderson, Summer 2018: Active Summers Make for Better School Years
Dr. Bob Rauner, Julie Anderson, Fall 2018: Back to School Success, Rethinking PE and Recess
Ashley Carlson, Julie Anderson, Fall 2018: Play in the Streets at Streets Alive!  
Julie Anderson, Winter 2018: Every Child Deserves Good Health    
Julie Anderson, Spring 2019:  The Power of Unplugged Play
Julie Anderson, Summer 2019:  Raising Kids Who Say "Yum, Broccoli!"
Julie Anderson, Fall 2019:  Streets Alive!, Part of an Active Weekend of Fun
Julie Anderson, Winter 2019: Help Your Family Stay Active and Healthy Over the Holidays
Julie Anderson, Spring 2020: March is National Nutrition Month
Julie Anderson, Summer 2020: Here to Help

Julie Anderson, Fall 2020: Helping Your Kids Get Back to School
Julie Anderson, Winter 2020: Fight Flu Together

Nebraska Hospital Association - Healthier Nebraska
Dr. Bob Rauner, Fall 2015:       
Why Should Hospitals Care About Healthy Beverages
Tami Frank, Winter 2015:         Healthy Beverages in the Healthcare Workplace, Going Beyond Chronic Care
Dr. Bob Rauner, Spring 2016:  Physicians Launch Cancer Screening Project
Tami Frank, Summer 2016:      Building a Breastfeeding Friendly Community
Julie Pearson Anderson, Summer 2018: Partnership for a Healthy Lincoln Wins National Award for Cancer Screening Project

Living Well Magazine

Spring 2016 - You're Always a Parent, Even When You're a Grandparent
Summer 2016 - Outdoor Festival Set for Sept. 25
Summer 2016 - Striking the Right Balance for Good Health
Winter 2017 - Limiting Screentime Makes for Happier, Healthier Adults

Fall 2018 - Streets Alive! Outdoor Festival Set for Sept. 23