Nebraska Stories On Demand

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September 7, 2014
A Lincoln man was close enough to see and hear the avalanche that killed 16 Sherpa guides on Mount Everest this past April. Robert Kay discusses the... more››
September 7, 2014
All it takes is a little elbow grease to get a set of wheels from the Lincoln Bike Kitchen. "The Kitchen" is a place where you can build a bike or... more››
July 11, 2014
By the fall of 1945, the war was over. Yet around the globe, hundreds of thousands of soldiers and refugees were yet to go home. Even though the war... more››
July 11, 2014
Although the landing at Normandy on D-Day (June 6, 1944) changed the direction of the war, there were still plenty of battles to be fought. Platoon... more››
July 11, 2014
In January, 1944, at first, the Allies easily took the small town of Anzio, Italy in Operation Shingle. But then, the Germans counter attacked. As... more››
July 11, 2014
In Warren Miller's case, his misbehavior almost cost him his life at Pearl Harbor. Pearl Harbor is in Hawaii in the middle of the Pacific Ocean,... more››
July 11, 2014
Even though the war kept mothers and sons far apart, this video illustrates how the North Platte Canteen provided a way for strangers to feel at home... more››
July 11, 2014
This video shows how several North Platte women found a creative way to help the troops with the start of the North Platte Canteen. Narrated by... more››
July 11, 2014
The Cornhusker Ordnance Plant just outside of Grand Island became a little town in and of itself in World War II. Reporter: Mike Tobias. This segment... more››
June 1, 2014
This extended length episode features seven stories from across the state. From Morse Bluff, we meet the "Kolache Queen" whose Czech treats have... more››

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