When Pete Ricketts is sworn in as Nebraska’s governor January 8, he’ll succeed Dave Heineman, the longest-serving governor in Nebraska history. Dave Heineman has served 10 years... more››
Omaha Police Chief Todd Schmaderer recently announced the Omaha Police Department’s intention to purchase between 30 to 50 body cameras by early 2015. The decision follows a 30-... more››
Civic leaders from across Nebraska are coming to grips with a growing problem. They say a lack of affordable housing for low and moderate-income workers is holding back economic... more››
Full and part-time farmers across Nebraska are beginning to turn to alternative forms of funding for land and equipment purchases. One Nebraska farm couple are turning to a new,... more››
More cities want to take eating local food from hip trend to economic generator, but as in many grassroots movements, there can be some growing pains along the way. Advocates are... more››
This weekend in Stockholm, Sweden, the Nobel Prize in Literature is being awarded to French Author Patrick Modiano.  A professor at the University of Nebraska Lincoln translated... more››
Mike Riley was introduced as Nebraska's new head football coach Friday morning. Riley, 61, comes to Lincoln after 14 years at Oregon State in the Pac-12 conference. He has a... more››
The Platte River may not be able to sustain all the demands it faces in the future. Some of Nebraska’s cities and towns that depend upon the Platte River are looking for... more››
Mike Riley will be Nebraska’s next head football coach. The 61-year-old takes over for Bo Pelini, who was fired last weekend. Riley compiled a 93-80 record in 14 seasons at... more››
The new head football coach at the University of Nebraska is Mike Riley, who has coached 14 seasons at Oregon State University.  Nebraska Director of Athletics Shawn Eichorst... more››
Crop dusting pilots are the adrenaline junkies of the farm world. They whizz through the air and fly under power lines to apply seeds and pesticides to farmers’ fields. It’s a... more››
Five years after passing a law replacing the state’s electric chair Nebraska has been unable to proceed with an execution by lethal injection.The decision by the Nebraska... more››