Following a spike in gang-related violence in North Omaha recently, NET News is examining in-depth some of the cultural and economic issues behind gangs in that area.  To do that... more››
Nebraska school children would have to be immunized against meningitis and people could once again smoke cigars in cigar bars, under proposals advanced in the Legislature... more››
An out-of-state oil company faces unexpectedly strong opposition to its plan to use an out-of-service oil well in Sioux County to dispose of the saltwater leftovers from nearby... more››
What started out as a bill giving military spouses quicker rights to apply for concealed weapons permits morphed into a possible exception to Nebraska’s ban on recognizing same... more››
The pipeline that burst earlier this month and spewed oil into the Yellowstone River in Montana made headlines. But just across the border in North Dakota another pipeline was... more››
Concealed carry permits for military spouses and higher wages for waitresses and waiters were among topics in the Nebraska Legislature Monday. Monday was supposed to be the last... more››
Much of the fish in the supermarket is farmed. The U.S. Department of Agriculture is considering a rules to allow that fish to be certified organic. Several consumer groups say... more››
There are over 250 museums in Nebraska, and they all tell a slightly different story about our history. In Lincoln, 12 museums collaborated to tell that story together – using... more››
Advocates of medical marijuana gathered at the Capitol Friday to support legislation to legalize it, and debate continued on a bill to raise the fees charged for marriage... more››
Nebraska is in the process of applying for a waiver from the much-criticized federal No Child Left Behind law. How might the decision affect accountability in Nebraska schools?... more››
 How much Nebraska homeowners pay in property taxes, what benefits are available to low-income families, and how much people should have to pay for marriage licenses were all... more››
Nebraska’s Hispanic/Latino population is growing rapidly, expected to triple in the next 35 years. With this comes a growth in Latino-owned businesses in the state. Industrial... more››