Is Nebraska’s death penalty repealed, or not? Events of the past week raise fundamental questions about the state’s ultimate punishment.You can go online and look up the law that... more››
The Mike Riley-era of Nebraska football begins Saturday against Brigham Young. The former Oregon State coach takes over a recently-challenged but historical successful program.... more››
Farmers and agriculture officials are gearing up for another round of bird flu this fall, an outbreak they fear could be worse than the devastating spring crisis that hit egg... more››
The Nebraska State Fair is underway in Grand Island with a wide range of exhibits and activities. But none will be as odd and tragic as what was planned for the Fair 100 years... more››
Erin Ingram is an entomologist with the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Recently, her and a team of fellow researchers set out to determine if there's a link between pesticides... more››
It’s hard work for a group to gather enough signatures on a petition to get an issue on the ballot in Nebraska.Getting voters to approve it is even harder.Since statewide ballot... more››
Supporters of Nebraska’s death penalty turned in what they hope are more than enough petition signatures Wednesday to put the issue on the ballot for voters to decide next year.... more››
It's been a big water year on the Platte. This year’s wet spring sent as much water down the Platte River in two months as usually passes through in an average year.Standing on... more››
The ability to store energy could revolutionize the way we make and use electricity. But for many utility companies and regular folks, energy storage is still way out of reach. ... more››
While other manufacturing industries have turned to robots and automated machinery, meatpacking hasn’t. The lack of robots in meat processing gives insight into the limits of the... more››
In My Farm Roots, Harvest Public Media shares the experience of what it’s like to be a farm kid in 2015 by asking a few of them to tell their stories. Farm folks are known to be... more››
Consumers might seek out organic food for its purity, but, among farmers, organic has a different meaning. There is sometimes a stigma against organic corn and soybean growers... more››

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