Public Information

Your Statewide Public Service Network


  • Thank you public media fans as more than 906,000 watch NET Television and more than 97,000 listen to NET Radio weekly
  • NET's website is visited more than two million times per year
  • More than 110,000 requests were made to stream live Statehouse coverage, totaling nearly 7 million minutes streamed from the Nebraska Legislature, Supreme and Appellate Courts, Committee Hearing Rooms and the Governor's Press Conference Room (NET's FY2015 data)
  • Radio Talking Book serves more than 5,000 visually impaired Nebraskans each year via NET Radio
  • Each weekday NET Television offers 12 hours of educational programming for youth and families
  • NET Radio is the first station notified by the Nebraska Emergency Management Agency during times of routine testing, or an actual alert, and relays critical emergency and weather information to other stations. When a child is missing or in danger, the Nebraska State Patrol contacts the National Weather Service to deliver an Amber Alert to broadcasters across the state
  • NET designs online training courses and educational websites for: the Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality; the U.S. National Institutes of Health; the Nebraska Department of Motor Vehicles; UNL's Nebraska Prevention Center for Alcohol and Drug Abuse; UNL's Custodial Services and Facilities Management; and the UNL Office of Graduate Studies
  • NET organizes community engagement projects focusing on high school graduation, underage drinking, long-term care for seniors and many other topics important to our diverse population
  • NET partners with many state agencies to improve career readiness and job skills for employers and workers as well as classroom resources for teachers and students
  • Listeners and viewers connect with NET on multiple platforms including YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, podcasts, e-newsletters, NET on Demand and online

Open Meetings
Nebraska Educational Telecommunications Commission meetings and University of Nebraska Board of Regents meetings are open to the public per Nebraska Revised Satute 84-1409. Time is available at each meeting for public comments. Please visit the links above for a schedule of upcoming meetings and additional detail.

Federal Communications Commission (FCC)
and Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB)
Compliance Requirements