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May 22, 2017
A leading research center focused on local farmers and environmental conservation is hanging on by a thread. Most of its funding has been cut even as... more››
May 18, 2017
After spending nearly 42 years in prison, 15,236 days, Juneal Pratt was granted parole. He assured members of the Nebraska Parole Board it was... more››
May 17, 2017
In a day of sometimes bitter debate, Nebraska lawmakers failed to override any of Gov. Pete Ricketts’ budget vetoes.The major fight took place over a... more››
May 17, 2017
A group of Lincoln High School students and their teacher hope a new sculpture that combines photography, writing and some basic engineering will do... more››
May 16, 2017
The Nebraska Legislature’s Appropriations Committee Tuesday recommended overriding a little more than half the money Gov. Pete Ricketts vetoed out of... more››
May 16, 2017
Lots of people take prescription opioid painkillers to deal with acute pain. But abuse of these is killing Nebraskans. Mike Tobias talks with... more››
May 15, 2017
Gov. Pete Ricketts announced Monday he has vetoed $56.5 million worth of spending approved by the Legislature, which must now decide whether it wants... more››
May 15, 2017
Farmers and ranchers, with livelihoods tied to weather and the environment, may not be able to depend on government research to help them adapt to... more››
May 12, 2017
Understanding violence is at the forefront of international research. While most studies aim to figure out what compels an individual to commit... more››
May 11, 2017
For decades our environmental laws and policies have worked under the idea that nature will behave the same way in the future that it has in the past... more››