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NEBRASKAN DIRECTOR - ALEXANDER PAYNE

Nebraskan Director - Alexander Payne

Omaha native Alexander Payne is known for his quirky, dark, and humorous directing style, as seen…
Alan J. Bartels & Associated Press

The Great Flood of 2011

The roar of the Missouri flowing through the 14 floodgates spanning the shared Nebraska and South…
TOWN STORY: CURTIS

Town Story: Curtis

DURING 17 YEARS as mayor of Curtis, only one candidate has ever run against Kevin Brown. “He…
NORTH PLATTE CANTEEN

North Platte Canteen

Throughout World War II, thousands of Nebraska women greeted the troops in North Platte with songs,…
IF THE BOOT FITS

If The Boot Fits

Folklore explains the worn cowboy boots seen on Nebraska’s roadsides.
TOWN STORY: KEARNEY

Town Story: Kearney

Even in the dead of a prairie winter, it’s still warm and toasty in one of Nebraska’s liveliest…
Lincoln’s O Street

Lincoln's O Street

Is Lincoln’s O Street the longest straight main street in the world? With “official” lengths…
Dobby's Frontier Town

Dobby's Frontier Town

Dobby Lee built a frontier town and a lifetime of stories, and now his friends keep both alive
COOL CAVES

Cool Caves

A rarely seen world exists beneath the Nebraska prairie. Whether for utility, security, shelter or…
Pitzer Ranch Fall Horse Sale

Pitzer Ranch Fall Horse Sale

Pitzer Ranch's Fall Horse Sale draws equine buyers and admirers from around the world to the…
MEMORIES OF PEONY PARK

Memories of Peony Park

Once upon a time, Omaha’s iconic playland had thrilling rides, sandy beaches and music from…
Husker Volleyball's Queens of the Court

Husker Volleyball's Queens of the Court

With three national championships, and four Olympic athletes, Nebraska volleyball’s storied…
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