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May 7, 2012
A brief visit to the Homestead National Monument in Beatrice, Nebraska as modern-day immigrants become new Americans and take the oath of citizenship.
May 7, 2012
Only remnants remain of a settlement called Bliss where African Americans tried to build a life on the edge of the Sandhills.
May 7, 2012
Experience the devastation locusts wrought on the Great Plains in 1874. Visualized with animation based on an eyewitness account written by a... more››
May 7, 2012
Flour mills played a critical role in the settlement of the Great Plains. In this story, we explore the history of flour mills in Nebraska and visit... more››
May 7, 2012
In 1987, Wilber, Nebraska was declared the official "Czech Capital of the USA." Every year in August the little town hosts an annual Czech festival... more››
April 27, 2012
Silicon Prairie: When it comes to the world of high tech business can Nebraska compete with California and New York? Two guys from Omaha say yes!
April 2, 2012
On this episode: Dancing with Robots, Silicon Prairie, A Passion for Acting, and A Lifetime of Dreams.
April 2, 2012
As a school teacher in Beatrice, Betty Nieveen often dreamed her big band compositions might one day be recorded. At the age of 84 Betty's dream came... more››
April 2, 2012
UNL computer science students deploy flying robots to mix it up on the dance floor with dance students as both groups learn to navigate an... more››
April 2, 2012
A couple of Lincoln High drama students competing to win best one-act play in Nebraska reveal their true passion for acting has little to do with... more››

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