As Nebraska health care providers incorporate more and more technology into even routine patient visits, the dynamic between doctor and patient is changing … and not necessarily... more››
Electronic health records are one of the most controversial aspects of healthcare reform. While some Nebraska experts said they’re a lifesaver – literally – others argue they’re... more››
With major parts of the Affordable Care Act going into effect October 1st, the health care industry is in a state of flux. But while new requirements for health insurance have... more››
Scientists studying water quality say many Midwest streams and rivers have elevated levels of nitrates from farm fertilizer. Water treatment plants around the region have spent... more››
A group studying state taxes is getting ready for a series of public hearings to ask Nebraskans about possible changes. The governor says he thinks the group’s headed in the... more››
A public art project that’s been to cities across the world has made its way to Nebraska. 10 pianos placed throughout Omaha are bringing together music and art on the city’s... more››
Farmers in the Midwest were devastated by a crippling drought in 2012. The federal crop insurance program paid out a record $17.3 billion to help farmers get by, and one county... more››
The future of “The Arch” - a struggling Nebraska museum spanning Interstate 80 near Kearney - is in the hands of a bankruptcy judge. A ruling on the plan to save the business is... more››
A Midwestern farmer with a well-known last name has set out to fight food insecurity on a global scale. Howard Buffett, son of Nebraska billionaire Warren Buffett, believes to... more››
The future of agriculture across the Great Plains hinges on water. Without it, nothing can grow. Climate models show rainfall will become much more variable. Some farmers are... more››
The number of apps, or software programs for mobile devices, has ballooned to more than 800,000 each for both Apple and Android products. Using a trio of friends in Omaha working... more››
There are water problems all across Nebraska. Water shortages, water pollution, and water infrastructure problems range from the state’s western border to Omaha. Attempts are... more››