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April 23, 2015
Low income parents could get higher welfare payments for the first time in 30 years, and time limits would be eased on how long after new evidence is... more››
April 22, 2015
Nebraska would offer subsidies for electricity produced by wind, solar or other alternative technologies, and penalties for sex trafficking of minors... more››
April 22, 2015
It’s planting time in the Midwest. Much of the corn and beans farmers are preparing to grow will end up feeding livestock in China, a huge... more››
April 21, 2015
Bills designed to regulate transportation services like Uber and Lyft, and to crack down on dog and cat breeders if they mistreat animals, are... more››
April 20, 2015
A medical marijuana bill is headed to the floor of the Nebraska Legislature for debate. Seven senators are trying to delay a decision by the Oil and... more››
April 20, 2015
Big farms are collecting taxpayer dollars that they haven’t necessarily earned by taking advantage of a loophole in government subsidy rules,... more››
April 17, 2015
A Nebraska coal-fired power plant is getting set for a clean energy makeover. The Nebraska Public Power District is teaming with a California company... more››
April 17, 2015
African American women in Nebraska experience a significantly higher rate of cancer diagnoses and deaths compared to whites according to the... more››
April 16, 2015
Nebraska lawmakers gave first-round approval Thursday to a bill that would abolish the state’s death penalty. But abolition opponents, including Gov... more››
April 16, 2015
Thousands of people get sick every year from E. coli bacteria in their food. The beef industry has gone to great lengths to limit illnesses in meat.... more››

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