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Nebraska Schools Work To Educate Homeless Students
NET News Signature Stories: Homeless in Nebraska
Tuesday at 6:45 a.m., 8:45 a.m. and 4:45 p.m. CT on NET Radio.
From Lincoln to Lexington, being a "homeless" student in Nebraska can result in a variety of different experiences and challenges. Learn more in this story, part of NET's initiative this month "Homeless in Nebraska."
Homeless in Nebraska
NET Shines Light on Homelessness
February 2016
NET News and NET Learning Services offer a series of radio news reports, a TV panel discussion, and more.
State of the State Address
Gov. Pete Ricketts
Thursday, Jan. 14
Watch Gov. Pete Ricketts' State of the State Address.
President Obama in Omaha
NET News Special Coverage
Wednesday, Jan. 13
President Obama visited Omaha Wednesday, January 13, 2016. Watch video of his speech at UNO's Baxter Arena.
Watch on NET World and online
Follow the Nebraska Legislature with gavel-to-gavel live coverage on the NET website, NET World Television and the NET mobile app. Listen for daily updates from the session at 5:45 a.m., 7:45 a.m. and 5:45 p.m. CT on NET Radio.

NET News Documentaries and Specials

Choice Cuts: Meat in America
NET and Harvest Public Media explore what it will take to keep pace with the increasing global demand for meat.
NET News examines whether the homecomings soldiers receive when they return from war have a lasting impact.
Generations of Nebraska Warriors
Stories of Nebraska warriors and how they were changed by war. 
Food waste is the single-largest source of waste in municipal landfills. Learn how to cut back on what you toss out.
The multi-million dollar legal marijuana trade in Colorado and its impact in Nebraska.
The aging farm demographic and its impact on the upcoming transfer of farmland ownership.
NET News producer Mike Tobias examines the deadliest natural disaster in Nebraska history, the 1913 Easter tornadoes.
NET News producer Bill Kelly reviews a century and a half of Nebraska's death penalty.
"Hispanic Farmers on Broken Ground" examines past and present obstacles facing Hispanic farmers in the Midwest. 
Only a small percentage of the state's school children, just more than 2 percent, are educated at home.  What home schooling in... more››
There are hundreds of gangs and more than 5,000 gang members in Nebraska. And experts say these numbers are not declining. Gang... more››
Stratcom 9:11, A Different Doomsday
Stories of those serving at STRATCOM and Offutt Air Force base as terrorists attacked the World Trade Center and Pentagon.
The generally accepted definition of binge drinking in the United States is the consumption of five or more alcoholic drinks in... more››
False confession. Fake evidence.It became one of the most controversial crime stories in recent Nebraska history.NET News... more››