The 456th Bombardment Group was created in June 1943 for combat operations over Europe during World War II. 72 years later, only a handful of its former servicemen remain.... more››
A group of 60 doctors in Grand Island says they want to build a new hospital. The move stems from a dispute with the owner of the city's current hospital.Catholic Health... more››
Monsanto, the world’s largest seed company, is attempting to buy up the chemical operations of Syngenta, the world’s largest producer of pesticides and other farm inputs. The... more››
In My Farm Roots, Harvest Public Media shares the stories of what it’s like to be a farm kid in 2015 by asking a few of them to tell their stories. In the Midwest, agriculture... more››
Denmark gets some 40 percent of its power from wind energy, but it’s aiming for even more. In order to do that, it’s going to have to shake up the traditional relationship... more››
When the United States Supreme Court issued its opinion in Stenberg v. Carhart, blocking Nebraska’s anti-abortion law, opposing sides cheered and condemned the outcome. By any... more››
Judge Richard Kopf is sick and tired of people thinking judges are something special.“They’re just people trying to do a job,” Kopf said recently. “This mystique that surrounds... more››
The fight over food with genetically modified ingredients is at a fever pitch. The U.S. House recently passed a bill limiting labels for GMO food, but the debate is not over and... more››
Harvest Public Media is sharing stories from farm kids with My Farm Roots, stories about what it’s like growing up in a changing rural America. Midwest kids have a strong... more››
Our electricity system is changing rapidly around us. New sources of renewable power are meeting technologies that can crunch unprecedented amounts of data. It's all leading to a... more››
The Nebraska Oil and Gas Conservation Commission has only eight employees, but this little state agency has some big responsibilities -- like keeping waste water from oil wells... more››
UNL professor Susan Swearer is co-director of the Bullying Research Network and the director of the Empowerment Initiative. She’s also a nationally recognized expert on bullying... more››

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