The last autumn leaves cling to cottonwoods, elms and sugar maples, signaling the conclusion of another harvest. Farmers work the fields in combines converting corn stalks to stubble and raising dust clouds that fill the air with the scent of earth.
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In this Nebraska Life Hometown Video, Clark and Dawna Bates portray George W. Norris and his wife, Ellie, reflecting on his accomplishments after leaving politics for a group of visitors gathered in the garden of the Norris Home, a Nebraska State Historic Site.
Find the answer to our November/December 2015 Web Special Trivia Question: Nebraskan Donald Schwab was posthumously awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor in 2014 for valor in WWII. What Nebraska community was Lieutenant Schwab from?