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April 1, 2015
Nebraska lawmakers gave first-round approval today (Wednesday) to a six-cent-a-gallon rise in the state’s gas tax. But the long-term prospects for... more››
April 1, 2015
NET News' Ben Bohall talks with UNL Researcher Jody Koenig Kellas about the importance of communication for families dealing with cancer. Her latest... more››
March 31, 2015
Proposals to raise Nebraska’s gas tax by 6 cents a gallon, and to have the state, not counties, approve large livestock operations, were debated but... more››
March 31, 2015
The barn is dusty. And cold. It’s winter at The Nature Conservancy’s (TNC) Platte River Prairies near Alda, Nebraska. Chris Helzer orients a group of... more››
March 30, 2015
Voters could be asked again to let senators serve more terms, and child care subsidies could be expanded, under bills moving ahead in the Nebraska... more››
March 30, 2015
Until the federal health insurance marketplaces opened in late 2013, farmers and ranchers were more likely to be uninsured than many groups. The... more››
March 27, 2015
A fairly routine personal injury lawsuit under review by the Nebraska Supreme Court has the full attention of fire departments and other emergency... more››
March 26, 2015
The Nebraska Legislature erupted in controversy Thursday over remarks Sen. Ernie Chambers made about police. Chambers made his remarks at a hearing... more››
March 26, 2015
A patchwork of more than a dozen federal agencies play a part in keeping food from making Americans sick. But critics say the system has holes. And... more››
March 25, 2015
Prison sentences would be eliminated or reduced for some nonviolent crimes under a bill advancing in the Nebraska Legislature. Meanwhile, senators... more››

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