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Older Nebraskans seeing access to care diminish as more nursing homes close

When Wymore's Good Samaritan Center closed in 2017, Virginia Swift was forced to leave the nursing home in the town in which she had grown up and move 14 miles down the road to another home.

Subsidies total $694M for Nebraska farmers

As the trade war between the U.S. and China drags on, Nebraska farmers have pocketed $694 million in federal payments designed to cushion the blow of tariffs leveled against American ag exports.

Viral and vital: The Nebraska beer fridge that survived a fire, flood and found worldwide fame

Finding the magic beer fridge in the middle of a flood-scarred field six months ago was Kyle Simpson’s first surprise.


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Cindy Lange-Kubick: The Husker history behind the couple in Section 25, Row 30

Rhiannon Svitak thought last season would be the last season.

Cindy Lange-Kubick: An old man, a young boy and a whole bunch of bluebirds

BLUE SPRINGS — The early week rain has gone but the wind has remained, bringing a chill to this sunny morning on the Chief Standing Bear trail, where an old man and a young boy prepare to perform their weekly service to the bluebird.

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