Nebraskans are cleaning up from a series of powerful thunderstorms and tornadoes that hit the state from Hastings to Omaha Sunday.As a drizzle fell on downtown Sutton Monday... more››
The Supreme Court’s Citizens United ruling in 2010 opened the flood gates for campaign spending, and the money is flowing into Nebraska once again. NET News looks at where... more››
Congressman Lee Terry has represented Nebraska’s 2nd congressional district since 1998. His challenger in the primary election, Dan Frei, said Terry hasn’t focused enough on... more››
Dr. Jeffrey L. Derevensky is a professor of School/Applied Child Psychology and Psychiatry at McGill University in Montreal, Canada, and an expert on youth gambling addiction. He... more››
Adrian Smith has represented Nebraska’s vast 3rd Congressional District since 2007. Next week, he’ll face Tom Brewer in the Republican primary, in what could be one of the... more››
Of the six candidates running for Nebraska’s Republican nomination for governor, two currently hold statewide office: State Auditor Mike Foley, and Attorney General Jon Bruning.... more››
Of the six candidates running for Nebraska’s Republican nomination for governor, two are state senators: Tom Carlson of Holdrege, and Beau McCoy of Omaha. In this second of three... more››
Among the six candidates in Nebraska’s Republican primary for governor are two Omaha businessmen: Pete Ricketts and Bryan Slone. In this first of three NET News Campaign... more››
The number of farms in the U.S. is shrinking, according to the latest Census of Agriculture, released Friday. The census is taken every five years and shows the changing... more››
A year ago Ben Sasse was a relatively unknown small college president and political newcomer. Now he’s making a strong run in Nebraska’s Republican U.S. Senate race. In this NET... more››
Of the five Nebraska Republicans running for U.S. Senate, Shane Osborn was the candidate with the most name recognition at the start of the race. He’d been state treasurer and... more››
Ongoing coverage of Lincoln resident Robert Kay's third attempt to climb to the top of Mount Everest, as well as updates on the tragic accident that has claimed the lives of 16... more››