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May 15, 2013
The local food movement and craft brewing industry have each been booming for years. But the idea of creating a local craft beer is still something... more››
May 14, 2013
Forget Trekkies – there’s a new fandom in town, centered around a cartoon show created for little girls. Yet most of the fans? They... more››
May 13, 2013
[[INSET RIGHT 0]]This week the Nebraska State Legislature considers a bill to repeal the use of capital punishment.  During our research for the... more››
May 10, 2013
Omaha politics are rarely dull. Such is the case again this spring, with a heated race for mayor of the state’s largest city. In today’s... more››
May 9, 2013
Climate experts in the United States are predicting only “limited improvement” of drought conditions in the Great Plains, including... more››
May 8, 2013
The United Nations declared 2012 the International Year of the Cooperative, but the number of co-ops in Nebraska has been steadily declining. The... more››
May 7, 2013
Last year, much of the country, including Nebraska, saw the hottest year on record, along with an ongoing drought. Climate change scientist Cynthia... more››
May 6, 2013
Americans like eggs. We consume about 250 eggs per person each year. However, the poultry business is often criticized for how it cares for the... more››
May 3, 2013
Across the country people are eating fewer potatoes. Talk with a potato grower and they’ll blame anti-carb diets. To reverse the trend, the... more››
May 2, 2013
A former Nebraska teacher, state senator and business person is now living in the poverty-stricken country of Kenya.  David Bernard-Stevens is... more››