OMAHA, NEB. - “One day, all of a sudden, I woke up and I just couldn’t even get out of bed,” said Lynden Scahill of Lincoln, Neb. “I got out of bed finally and just fell on the... more››
Marv Fritz runs a 24-acre greenhouse in O’Neill, Neb., in the north-central part of the state. The seven-year-old greenhouse produces about 250,000 pounds of tomatoes a week... more››
LINCOLN, NEB. - Republican Deb Fischer and Democrat Bob Kerrey came together for their 3rd and final debate under the studio lights at NET in Lincoln on Monday night. The... more››
Nebraska State Sen. Amanda McGill was 26 years old when she was first elected to the legislature in 2006; Sen. Danielle Conrad was elected the same year at age 29.“When myself... more››
The current farm bill expired at the end of September and lawmakers didn’t pass a new one, thanks largely to election-year politics. Despite the partisan bickering in Washington... more››
Pregnant women are not receiving the care they need in Nebraska.Out of the fifty states, Nebraska’s maternal mortality rate is ranked fortieth – and not in a good way.About 13... more››
Tom Osborne announced Wednesday he is retiring from his position as athletic director at the University of Nebraska Lincoln. After more than 40 years at UNL, including 25 as head... more››
In a village in India, children from one of the country’s lowest social classes are getting help from a group of Nebraskans. The effort started a decade ago, and continued with a... more››
Nebraska environmental officials are evaluating the latest route proposed for the Keystone XL oil pipeline. But opponents say under the state’s constitution, a different state... more››
Many people who haven’t stepped foot on a dairy might think milking a cow is a sort of back-to-the land moment, where a milker bonds with his or her cow while communing with... more››
Irrigation helped some farmers keep the drought at bay over the summer. The water kept fields of corn green long after others withered away. Now those farmers are harvesting the... more››
New data from the United States Census Bureau paints two different pictures of economic health for Nebraska’s population. Overall household income in the state hit record levels... more››

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