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Nebraska FCCLA's 2022 State Leadership's audience in a packed Pinnacle Bank Arena.

After three years, Nebraska FCCLA was back together again

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1,092 days.  That’s how long it’s been since the last in-person Nebraska Family, Career and Community Leaders of America State Leadership conference. In between all...

93 Counties

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93 Counties is a bi-weekly podcast hosted by students and faculty at the College of Journalism and Mass Communications. Each episode is a story...
The Food Bank of Lincoln's new headquarters in Lincoln, Nebraska

Nebraska food banks navigate inflation, changing federal assistance

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Through many obstacles over the past few years, the Food Bank of Lincoln’s goal of supporting those in need hasn’t changed a bit. But inflation...
Photo of Trump speaking at a podium in front of a crowd, overlaid with the text "Nebraska at a Glance, weekly updates from the Nebraska News Service."

Nebraska at a Glance: May 1

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May 1: Lawsuits, NFL draft and Trump rally Trump hosts Save America Rally in Nebraska Former President Donald Trump was met with “We love Trump” chants...
State Sen. Matt Williams greets his colleagues as the final senator to give his farewell speech.

Thirteen outgoing state senators praise nonpartisan body, offer advice for future

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On the final day of the Nebraska legislative session on April 20, outgoing senators gave farewell speeches focused on upholding the nonpartisan nature of...
The seven state officers stand on stage at PBA for the NE State FFA Convention

UNL student and her team help Nebraska FFA convention return to in-person event

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Pinnacle Bank Arena was filled with blue FFA jackets for April 6-8 as the 94th Nebraska FFA convention was back in person for the...
An ash tree labeled "ash tree at risk."

Nebraska’s tree canopy faces climate-related threats as state prepares to mark 150th Arbor Day

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Wildfires, deadly pests, extreme seasons: it isn’t easy living life as a tree in Nebraska. As the state prepares to celebrate the 150th anniversary of...
Nebraska drought map

Drought conditions across the state may lead to increased fire risk

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As winter in Nebraska comes to an end, drought conditions have worsened across the state. As drought conditions continue, the risk of fire rises.  Nebraska...
Shows Jeff Barnes after his presentation.

Nebraska author shares the stories of the state’s hidden monuments

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Chimney Rock and the state capitol’s Lincoln Monument may be among the most well-known of Nebraska’s monuments, but Jeff Barnes wants to be sure...
George Strait on stage with a microphone and guitar, overlaid with the text "Nebraska at a glance, weekly updates from the Nebraska News Service."

Nebraska at a Glance: April 24

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April 24: Google, wildfires and concerts Wildfires kill retired fire chief, injure 15 firefighters Retired Cambridge Fire Chief John P. Trumble was helping firefighters as a...