A growing number of Nebraska teenagers are staying after school to write poetry. At a time when arts often take a backseat to other subjects in school, the spoken word poetry... more››
Farmers are making inroads supplying local food to urban foodies, but many producers are trying to grow more food within city centers. Since city real estate is at a premium,... more››
As farmers and gardeners across Nebraska prepare to sow the seeds of a future harvest, the Nebraska Legislature has just finished its sowing for 2014 – planting seeds for some... more››
Women artists played a significant role in the early history and foundation of art in Nebraska. But their impact is often forgotten.Nebraska artist Karen Kunc stood in the bright... more››
Nebraska’s wildfire season is already underway. Wildfires can be unpredictable and destructive, but prescribed fires that are set deliberately, under controlled circumstances,... more››
Students at two Nebraska school districts are doing something few students in the country get to do. They’re going to a dual language school. Half of the lessons are in English,... more››
After a long battle with corn rootworm, Midwest farmers thought they’d found relief in genetically modified seeds engineered to produce toxins deadly to the pest. But recent... more››
Vacant lots are a big problem for cities that have lost a lot of their population, like Detroit and Cleveland. That’s got people tinkering with ways to do something meaningful... more››
A shrinking force of uniformed officers, poor morale and high overtime costs are among the concerns raised in a research study commissioned by the Nebraska State Patrol.NET News... more››
The village of Elk Creek in southeast Nebraska is small, home to just 100 people. However, these residents could soon see a relatively large influx of people and money, as plans... more››
The blue corduroy jacket worn by high school students in FFA, formerly the Future Farmers of America, is an icon of rural life. To the average city dweller the jacket is a... more››
Michael Barth, is the Nebraska poetry state champion in Class C-1. The senior from Gordon-Rushville High School won with a selection about gender identity and acceptance of... more››