Two convicts of the penitentiary in Lincoln, NE escaped and walked to Dwight, NE in prison flip-flops during a snowstorm in 1949. They were taken in... more››
Nebraska Stories On Demand
May 13, 2009
May 13, 2009
Nebraska poet and essayist, Ted Kooser, the 13th U.S. Poet Laureate, reads from his collection of poems recording the devastation unleashed on the... more››
April 15, 2009
A twenty second generic promo for the Nebraska Stories series.
April 6, 2009
This Nebraska Stories vignette is an excerpt from the 2007 production "Afghan Journey." It follows Lincoln Journal Star reporter Matthew Hansen and... more››
March 17, 2009
A look at the history of the Ag College at UNL. The University of Nebraska was founded in 1869 and its Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources... more››
February 18, 2008
In this video Corporal Roger Peters learns the meaning of freedom after meeting a group of freed concentration camp survivors on the road outside of... more››
September 26, 2007
By the fall of 1945, the war was over. Yet around the globe, hundreds of thousands of soldiers and refugees were yet to go home. In this video,... more››
May 23, 2006
Hollis Stabler was wounded in Italy in WWII.
May 2, 2006
Two NE airmen talk about being Tuskegee pilots in WWII.