Two top lawyers for the Nebraska Department of Corrections have resigned ahead of being fired, and two others have been suspended without pay in connection with letting prisoners... more››
As the latest crisis unfolds in Iraq, members of Lincoln’s Yazidi community and other Iraqis in Nebraska are watching closely. But they are focusing on different concerns.On a... more››
Farmers treat sick cows with antibiotics, but routine testing is done to make sure dairy products are free of medication. Now, in a move borrowed from law enforcement,... more››
No one has stepped forward to buy the defunct Pierce Grain Elevator leaving storage and sales facilities empty in three northeast Nebraska communities. With more than $9 million... more››
Corn and soybean farmers expect a record harvest this year. And that’s after bringing in a record corn crop last year along with one of the largest soybean crops in history.For... more››
The Plains have experienced prolonged, and in some places severe, drought during the last several years. But could drought ever make Nebraska’s Sandhills resemble the Sahara? Yes... more››
Change is coming to the poultry industry, but not everyone is happy about it. Reforms to poultry plant inspections are driven in part by food safety concerns and government... more››
There’s a new sport in Nebraska. Actually, it’s an old one, but it’s making its way back to the heartland, and the U.S., through the most enthusiastic of sports fans: kids.Early... more››
 Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman and Attorney General Jon Bruning announced Thursday a criminal investigation into the Department of Corrections over sentencing miscalculations that... more››
When Nebraskans vote this November, they are scheduled to face the question of whether or not to legalize betting on “replayed” horse races. But opponents are trying to keep that... more››
If you’re looking to catch a flight out of some of Nebraska’s smaller airports, there’s a good chance your flight could be cancelled. While many agree a pilot shortage is to... more››
Nebraska gubernatorial candidates Pete Ricketts (R) and Chuck Hassebrook (D) will meet in October for a debate sponsored by NET News and the Nebraska Broadcasters Association. ... more››