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August 13, 2012
Roy Pralle is an 85-year-old retired farmer from Latimer, Iowa. He spends most afternoons playing cribbage with other retired farmers at Dudley's... more››
August 13, 2012
From kindergartners with their brand new backpacks, to high school seniors anticipating graduation; Nebraska youth are heading back to school. ... more››
August 12, 2012
Craig Rowles grew up on an Iowa farm, and like a lot of farm kids, he's done his share of heavy lifting. "I know what that means to carry... more››
August 9, 2012
For more background on Republican River issues, go to NET News' Republican River CurrentsThe Republican River winds through Colorado, Nebraska... more››
August 8, 2012
If you just watched ads on TV, you might think that the biggest issues in the Nebraska U.S. Senate campaign are where Democrat Bob Kerrey has lived,... more››
August 7, 2012
Editor's note: This report is part of NET's science and environmental reporting project, QUEST Nebraska. The whine of the hydraulic lift on... more››
August 6, 2012
When a cow is stressed from the heat, it can hurt a producer's bottom line. The animal eats less, meaning less mass for beef cattle. Dairy... more››
August 5, 2012
Crops are not the only things wilting in the sweltering summer of 2012; cattle, the largest animals on the farm, are also under stress. Some cattle... more››
August 2, 2012
It's a warm summer morning in Omaha. A team of teenagers adorned in green T-shirts is cleaning up tree and shrub debris south of 36th and F... more››
August 1, 2012
It's not easy to convince people at the Winnebago Tribe Powwow to talk about politics and the upcoming election. It's not only talking over... more››