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September 29, 2016
More than a century ago, ambitious Nebraskans convinced President Theodore Roosevelt to designate two tracts of land in the state as national forest... more››
September 27, 2016
Requiring a search warrant be obtained most times a drunk driver gets a blood test set off a flurry of appeal cases in the Nebraska Supreme... more››
September 26, 2016
The chancellor of the University of Nebraska Omaha, John Christensen, is retiring. At a press conference Monday morning, Chancellor Christensen... more››
September 23, 2016
Farming in the fertile Midwest is tied to an environmental disaster in the Gulf of Mexico. But scientists are studying new ways to lessen the... more››
September 22, 2016
Nebraska officials announced plans today/Thursday to complete the state’s long-delayed expressway program by 2033.The plan is to use $300 million... more››
September 22, 2016
Agriculture is often blamed for nutrient and pesticide pollution in Midwestern rivers and streams. But there are other culprits for our dirty waters... more››
September 21, 2016
Excess fertilizer and pesticides have flowed from farm fields into our waterways for years. Federal regulations have cut back some water pollution,... more››
September 19, 2016
Contaminated drinking water isn’t just a problem for Flint, Michigan. Many towns across the Midwest and Great Plains face pollution seeping into... more››
September 16, 2016
When you take a look at your ballot in November, it’s likely there will be some names and races you’re not familiar with. But one of those lesser-... more››
September 15, 2016
Honduras was once the murder capital of the world. A Pulitzer-prize winning journalist who has been documenting a remarkable turnaround in the... more››

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