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Will Bauer is a junior, majoring in broadcasting, journalism and sports media and communication. He is a native of Hawley, Minnesota and hopes to work in audio journalism post graduation.

Explained: Will herd immunity work in Nebraska?

State senators have called for an end to COVID-19 social distancing in Nebraska, instead arguing that herd immunity is a better strategy. What does...

VIDEO: Covering the coronavirus with Nebraska’s public media

The coronavirus pandemic hast changed the lives of many, including the people who are covering the on-going story. Here's how NET reporters Christina Stella...

University of Nebraska Dance Marathon surpassed 2020 goal by $10,000

University of Nebraska Dance Marathon members celebrate the reveal of over 235 thousand dollars.
LINCOLN, Neb. – A new intensive care unit at Omaha Children’s Hospital received a nearly a quarter million-dollar donation from a group of University...

Owners, regulators were ignorant of Spencer Dam’s risk, investigation finds

The remains of the collapsed Spencer Dam sit on the barren Niobrara River in March 2019.
The Nebraska Public Power District and Nebraska Dam Safety Program were ignorant to Spencer Dam’s hazard potential and risk posed by moving ice, an...

UNL animal, in-person research impacted by the pandemic

Cattle gather around water near a windmill on a clear day in the Sandhills.
LINCOLN, Neb. – The coronavirus pandemic has forced research at the University of Nebraska’s flagship campus to slow and become increasingly digital. For some...

Senators: herd immunity rather than social distancing to help Nebraska economy

File photos of Senators Steve Halloran and Steve Erdman.
LINCOLN, Neb. – Two state senators want Nebraska to loosen restrictions enacted to slow the spread of the coronavirus in order help the state’s...

Nebraska This Week: The Iowa Caucus

Nebraska This Week. Hosted by Will Bauer. Presented by the Nebraska News Service.
The Iowa Caucuses were a mess. The Associated Press couldn't declare a winner. The Democratic National Chair called for a recanvass. And the New...