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January 31, 2014
More than two years in the making, the farm bill appears close to becoming law. After passing the House, the bill is moving on to the Senate. Not... more››
January 30, 2014
After ten years Nebraska’s drug court system no longer wants to be considered an experiment.  While debate peaks over what to do about the state... more››
January 29, 2014
With no incumbents in either race, there’s a long list of primary election candidates for governor and U.S. Senate in Nebraska this spring. In the... more››
January 28, 2014
In the Midwest, agriculture is dominated by the major commodities – corn, soybeans and wheat. Diverting acres away from a major crop to an un-tested... more››
January 27, 2014
Though Colorado legalized the sale of marijuana, it is still considered illegal by the federal government. That means the existing food safety system... more››
January 24, 2014
Nebraska’s second mountain lion hunting season in the Pine Ridge is three weeks away. In early January, two hunters killed two of the big cats in the... more››
January 23, 2014
Fracking for natural gas has been vilified for the millions of gallons of wastewater the process generates. But drilling gas wells thousands of feet... more››
January 22, 2014
A growing number of Nebraska high schools have implemented random drug screening procedures for their students. But do those drug tests infringe on... more››
January 21, 2014
Two workers are dead after a facility in Omaha that makes ingredients for livestock feed collapsed yesterday. As search and rescue crews complete a... more››
January 21, 2014
A 2007 law requires fuel companies to add an increasing amount of ethanol to the fuel supply each year. But the EPA is breaking with that policy and... more››