Since March, Nebraskans have recorded videos on a variety of subjects for the NET News “Voter Voices” project. They’ve recorded at libraries throughout the state, as well as... more››
Nebraskans will be asked to vote next month on four changes proposed to the state’s constitution: extending term limits, raising senators’ pay, allowing impeachment for campaign... more››
In a substantive and spirited hour, incumbent Republican Congressman Lee Terry met with Democratic challenger John Ewing in Omaha Monday night. It was the first of two debates... more››
When five Lincoln residents gathered for the latest NET News Voter Voices discussion, it wasn’t difficult to get a wide range of opinions.  These were all regular patrons of the... more››
Editor's note: at the bottom of this story see a video about growing native grasses on marginal land.In the parched, rolling hills of western Missouri, you might expect to see a... more››
Some Nebraska college students are finding one of the best ways to learn is to do something for others. Take as an example two University of Nebraska Kearney students: Zack... more››
There’s a particular stretch of Highway 2 near Ansley, Nebraska, running parallel to train tracks, that lazily winds through the Sandhills toward Broken Bow. It doesn’t seem like... more››
Farmers and weeds are in a constant competition. But when the herbicide called Roundup came along it gave farmers a clear edge. Now, after years of exposure, weeds are beginning... more››
In Nebraska’s Third Congressional District, three-term Republican Representative Adrian Smith is being challenged by political newcomer Mark Sullivan, a Democrat.It’s a big job.... more››
Gary Plunkett was giddy with anticipation.The farmer and seed dealer was harvesting corn near Maxwell, Iowa, and he was about to bring in his first-ever sample of a so-called... more››
The president of the Canadian development company behind plans for a niobium mine in southeast Nebraska told NET News he is  “definitely committed to developing” the ore deposits... more››
OMAHA, NEB. - “One day, all of a sudden, I woke up and I just couldn’t even get out of bed,” said Lynden Scahill of Lincoln, Neb. “I got out of bed finally and just fell on the... more››