From small towns to big cities and every mile in between, NET is deeply rooted in the traditions of our state.
Your Statewide Public Service Network
- Thank you public media fans as more than 906,000 watch NET Television and more than 100,000 listen to NET Radio weekly.
- Streaming of NET content continues to be in demand as more than 3.5 million minutes of NET Television and more than 31 million minutes of NET Radio programs were live streamed (FY2016 data).
- More than 100,000 requests were made to stream live Statehouse coverage, totaling nearly 7.5 million minutes streamed from the Nebraska Legislature, Supreme and Appellate Courts, Committee Hearing Rooms and the Governor's Press Conference Room (NET's FY2016 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, and a fourth channel "NET PBS KIDS" was launched in March 2017 to provide round-the-clock learning and fun.
- 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. During an Amber Alert, the National Weather Service notifies NET and we relay critical details about missing children.
- NET Virtual Learning Library expands learning in the classroom and at home by providing more than 120,000 activities that teachers and students can access free at net.pbslearningmedia.org.
- NET organizes community engagement events focusing on high school graduation, underage drinking, care for seniors including Alzheimer's resources 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 schools, families and children.
- Listeners and viewers connect with NET on multiple platforms including YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Tumblr, Instagram, podcasts and e-newsletters. NET is available on demand on the website and via NET apps, with access to more great content on the NPR One app and the PBS apps.
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.