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August 11, 2016
Last week state Senator Bill Kintner was fined $1,000 for a cybersex encounter on his state computer that occurred more than a year ago. The incident... more››
August 9, 2016
The farm economy of the Great Plains is based on the Ogallala Aquifer. But that ancient underground water supply is being rapidly depleted. Water... more››
August 8, 2016
Few things are more valuable to a farmer in the arid Great Plains than irrigation water. Without water, the land turns dry and dusty. If a fast-... more››
August 5, 2016
State Sen. Bill Kintner of Papillion has been fined $1,000 for using his state computer for a sexual encounter via Skype. Despite calls from the... more››
August 5, 2016
The popularity of one of our most traditional American hobbies—quilting—has waxed and waned during the last century. A new exhibit tells the story of... more››
August 5, 2016
When a local performing arts group took over a theater in the small, central Nebraska town of Ord, they had big goals. In the last year, they’ve... more››
August 3, 2016
Omaha Public Schools is set to open its Virtual Learning School this month. It will be the first district-run online school in Nebraska, and it’s... more››
August 1, 2016
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton brought her campaign to Omaha Monday, and with an assist from local billionaire Warren Buffett... more››
August 1, 2016
Though many university programs in agriculture see majority woman enrollment, many women find that male relatives are the ones who inherit the... more››
July 29, 2016
The coal industry’s recent downturn is casting ripples throughout the economy in the West. Small railroad towns are dealing with the impact. In... more››

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