Nebraska lawmakers debated a proposal Thursday aimed at heading off regulations on shared accommodation services like Airbnb. And they prepared for fights on a series of tax... more››
The first few years of a child’s life are fundamental for brain development and shaping the person they become as an adult. But Nebraska families face the challenge of finding... more››
A proposal to preempt most local gun regulations advanced  today/Wednesday in the Legislature. But an attempt to require juveniles have lawyers when they go to court anywhere in... more››
Out-of-state online retailers would be required to collect sales tax on purchases by Nebraskans, under a proposal advanced Tuesday in the Legislature. Meanwhile, lawmakers turned... more››
A new study from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln sets out to answer the question. It turns out it has a lot to do with the company they keep. NET News spoke with UNL... more››
A move to have Nebraska join other states trying to restrain the federal government remains stuck in the Legislature. And senators are continuing to discuss problems in the state... more››
Ranchers across the Great Plains in Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, and Colorado, are rebuilding from March wildfires that destroyed fences, homes, and herds. In Kansas cattle country,... more››
A Nebraska legislative committee has recommended dismissal of a challenge to the election of Omaha Senator Ernie Chambers based on an allegation that he does not live in the... more››
Arguments about religious freedom and the business climate dominated legislative debate over a proposal to outlaw job discrimination against LGBT people. And the Liquor Control... more››
Gov. Pete Ricketts is criticizing senators for cutting proposed funding for prisons. And the head of the Legislature’s Government Committee says holding off-year elections in... more››
A proposal aimed at making it easier for students who are pregnant or are new parents to stay in school is moving ahead in the Nebraska Legislature. And senators opened debate on... more››
A new tractor often costs hundreds of thousands of dollars. Not included in that price: the right to repair it. Farmers on the front lines of a battle pitting consumers against... more››