The Nebraska Board of Pardons rejected convicted murderer Carey Dean Moore’s request for a pardon Tuesday. But that may not be the last time the board deals with Moore’s fate.... more››
Election cybersecurity in Nebraska is still considered a real threat, even though voters’ data in the state was not manipulated or hacked in the 2016 election like 21 other... more››
As the U.S. Muslim population expands, slaughterhouses are producing more meat according to religious standards. But fear of consumer backlash means halal products are not always... more››
Learning how to play a stringed instrument like a violin or cello isn’t easy. It takes time. It also takes time to learn how to teach young students how to play, a process that... more››
Held up over disagreements over federal food stamps, the first draft of the 2018 farm bill arrived Thursday, bearing 35 changes to that program, including starting a national... more››
In Nebraska, roughly a third of students in public schools are minorities – but only 4.4 percent of the teachers in the state are minorities. NET News reports on a statewide push... more››
Proposals on everything from speed limits to gun regulations received final approval in the Legislature Wednesday.Wednesday was the next-to-last day of the Legislature’s 2018... more››
Republican Don Bacon flipped the 2nd District when he won the vote in 2016. Non-profit leader, Kara Eastman, and a longtime lawmaker, Brad Ashford, are competing in a democratic... more››
Some senators want the Legislature to convene in special session later this year to try again to reduce property taxes, but Gov. Pete Ricketts opposes the idea.The Nebraska... more››
A day after lawmakers gave up on property tax relief, the Nebraska Legislature took a step Monday toward allowing self-driving vehicles on Nebraska roads.After lawmakers... more››
Big cities in the Midwest are gaining ground on the rural communities that, for many decades, have thrived on the edges of urban development. Massive development on the edges of... more››
The Nebraska Legislature deadlocked over property tax relief Friday, leaving hopes for any legislative action on that subject depending on negotiations between senators.It’s that... more››

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