Mark McCarthy



Mark McCarthy is a reporter with the Star-Herald and oversees the Gering Courier as editor. He can be reached at 308-632-9049 or via email at

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A baby results from a mother’s egg being fertilized by a father’s sperm, but when is a baby’s mother not the baby’s mother?

When that baby is born through a gestational surrogate in Nebraska, there is an extra hurdle to overcome before the intended mother is recognized.

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The Gering Courier claimed top spots across a number of categories when the Nebraska Press Association’s Better Newspaper Contest and Sweepsta…

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