Starting in January, Nebraska will have the first new attorney general since 2003.Lincoln-based lawyer Doug Peterson will replace the man currently in the job, Jon Bruning, who... more››
The New Year will mean a raise for Nebraskans at the low end of the pay scale. An aggressive campaign to increase the state’s minimum wage won big.Six out of ten Nebraskans... more››
Nebraska voters are going to the polls today, deciding who will be their elected representatives in a number of offices. Follow this post for results and updates throughout... more››
Concerns over concussions are often at the forefront of student athletics. NET News takes a look at how concussion research and recent Nebraska legislation are affecting student... more››
The performers in Nebraska’s brand new FreakWorks circus troupe both honor the tradition of its three-ring ancestors and destroy the stereotypes.The basic acts on the FreakWorks... more››
There are no women’s names at the top of the ticket in Nebraska’s race for governor or in the U.S. Senate race. NET News looks at trends in women running for political office in... more››
A special legislative committee grilled Gov. Dave Heineman Wednesday about problems in how Nebraska’s prisons are run. Heineman acknowledged the problems, blamed prison... more››
Taxes, spending and the federal budget deficit are key topics for a majority of voters nationally, according to a recent Gallup poll. Mike Tobias of NET News talks with Nebraska’... more››
The winner of Nebraska’s U.S. Senate race will certainly be dealing with tough decisions about the role of our military. As part of our Campaign Connection 2014 coverage, Mike... more››
The U.S. sheep herd is slipping in numbers, but there has been a resurgence in local, niche markets. Some sheep ranchers have taken advantage of the local food movement to sell... more››
Libertarian Mark Elworth Jr., Democrat Chuck Hassebrook, and Republican Pete Ricketts discuss marijuana in this short video. 
In the 1st and 3rd Congressional districts in Nebraska, Democrats are challenging the Republican incumbents with an emphasis on resolving gridlock in Congress. But they face an... more››