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August 19, 2016
One of the lesser-told stories of Nebraska pioneers is that of black former slaves who fled persecution in the South. On the Missouri River,... more››
August 19, 2016
Nebraska State Senator Bill Kintner will be asked to testify about using his state computer for cybersex at an August 29th hearing that could... more››
August 18, 2016
The water that comes out of the ground around Lincoln can be almost as salty as the ocean. Historically, that created a rare environment for salt-... more››
August 17, 2016
Urban farms are popping up all over the country. They are often touted as a way to create healthy vibrant communities and promote economic... more››
August 16, 2016
National events over the past two years have opened up a dialogue on police policy and race. Recently published research coming out of the University... more››
August 15, 2016
The business of deconstructing old barns and selling the wood for fancy new homes and condos is booming. But is it causing the loss of an iconic... more››
August 12, 2016
The small southwest Iowa town of Clarinda may not be the first place people think of visiting when they want to see internationally significant... more››
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››