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January 31, 2018
 Gov. Pete Ricketts proposed changes to his tax cut proposal Wednesday, amid criticism that it does too little -- or too much. And legislative... more››
January 31, 2018
An old tractor used by the last homesteader is now on display at the site of the first homestead. But it took a huge effort to get the tractor to the... more››
January 30, 2018
A debate over water project taxes veered into discussion of the flag, slavery and the holocaust in the Legislature Tuesday. And a public hearing was... more››
January 30, 2018
It’s not often that an academic study on crime turns into a theatrical production, but that’s just what’s happening tomorrow night in Omaha when “... more››
January 26, 2018
Proposals to combat opioid addiction were met with questions about effectiveness in a legislative hearing Friday. And senators discussed whether a... more››
January 26, 2018
Add scandium to your Nebraska science vocabulary. Potential demand for the rare earth element has boosted the profile of a long-talked about mining... more››
January 25, 2018
A proposal for deep cuts in property taxes was hailed as long overdue, and blasted as shortsighted, in a public hearing Thursday. And there was an... more››
January 25, 2018
We’ve probably all heard the predictions, that in the current disruptive internet and digital age, traditional public libraries don’t have much of a... more››
January 24, 2018
A proposal to spread the cost of Nebraska’s compliance with the Republican River compact got bogged down in the Legislature Wednesday. And a bill... more››
January 24, 2018
With unemployment at 2.7 percent in Nebraska and below 4 percent across the Great Plains, lots of companies are looking for help. The shortage... more››

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