Nebraska

Extreme weather

Extreme Flooding Submerges Strategic Military Base in Nebraska

The Pentagon and US intelligence community warned this year that climate change is a national security threat.
Sarah Emerson
3.19.19
snow

Power Plants Are Making It Snow in Nebraska

Two power plants in Norfolk, Nebraska caused several inches of snow to fall in parts of the state on Monday.
Sarah Emerson
12.3.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Republican Chief of Staff Threatened a Professor for Liking This Sign on Facebook

After some gifted vandal turned an ad for Jeffery Fortenberry into an ad for Jeffery "Fartenberry."
Drew Schwartz
11.2.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Nebraska's Brutally Honest New Tourism Slogan Is Perfect

"Honestly, it's not for everyone."
Lauren Messman
10.18.18
House Party

You Should Pay Attention to the Messy Pennsylvania Primaries

Tuesday's contests will set the table for one of the most important midterm battleground states.
Robert Wheel
5.15.18
net neutrality

Nebraska Becomes the First Red State to Introduce Net Neutrality Bill After FCC Scrapped Federal Rules

The Cornhusker State joins New York, California, Washington, and Massachusetts in considering net neutrality rules to replace the scrapped federal legislation.
Kaleigh Rogers
1.8.18
House Party

Here Are the Trump Country House Seats Democrats Are Trying to Retake

The latest installment of our preview of battleground districts in the 2018 midterms.
Robert Wheel
1.8.18
Doin' Work

These Photos Capture the Power of Political Resistance

Photographer Alex Matzke has been on the front lines of some of America's most exciting political movements.
Tara Wray
8.10.17
Internet Exploring

Bruce Springsteen Is Doing a Bunch of Shows on Broadway

It's not a musical, sadly.
Phil Witmer
8.9.17
crime

Female Recruits Forced to Undergo Vaginal Exams by Nebraska State Patrol, Lawsuit Claims

A lawsuit alleges that a female state trooper was forced to submit to a "medically unnecessary and sexually invasive" procedure before she was hired, and it has prompted a criminal investigation.
Kimberly Lawson
8.3.17
Weed Week

This Is Probably the Most Stoned Stretch of Highway in All America

Cops in "Buzzkill County" swear they aren't targeting stoners who just left Colorado. But the arrest numbers there are eye-popping.
Max Rivlin-Nadler
4.20.17
Creators: 50 States of Art

Essay: Inclusive DIY Space “The Mez” Nurtures Amateur Artists in Nebraska | #50StatesofArt

Gabriella Parsons explains how she co-founded The Mez, a substance-free art space in Lincoln, NE.
Gabriella Parsons
3.30.17
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