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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: Walking to help the hungry for 45 years and counting

That first year, they took turns carrying the baby on their backs for 10 miles.

Cindy Lange-Kubick: The enduring friendship of Forrest and Jay

They sit for a portrait, a pair of retired ministers on a paisley couch.

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