• Capitol Masterpiece - a Nebraska Story

    Meet a woman who watched as they raised the sower to the top of the Nebraska Capitol. And glimpse the wonders inside this world-class building that tells the story of the west in limestone, wood, and mosaic. For more Nebraska Stories, visit http://www.netnebraska.org/nebraskastories.

    published: 18 Jan 2013
  • Nebraska Soundtrack - 03 Herbert's Story

    From the 'Nebraska' soundtrack (2009), by Mark Orton. 03: Herbert's Story.

    published: 11 Jul 2016
  • The Blizzard of 1949 | Nebraska Stories

    Like the Dust Bowl, with its blinding black winds that lasted for years, or the biblical plague of locusts, the 1949 blizzard raged from January through the spring. The monumental drifts it left in its wake finally melted...in July. The devastation was so extreme, the Air Force had to airlift drop supplies for towns and farms. For more "Nebraska Stories," visit http://www.netnebraska.org/nebraskastories.

    published: 20 May 2009
  • 5 TRUE Nebraska Ghost Stories

    A Spirit in a school Theater, Something attacking while you sleep, Shadow person walking around your home and even a friendly spirit playing with a baby. Nebraska didn't hole back on the creepy level at all... ----------------------------------- http://www.yourghoststories.com/real-ghost-story.php?story=19355 http://www.yourghoststories.com/real-ghost-story.php?story=20603 http://www.yourghoststories.com/real-ghost-story.php?story=9157 http://www.yourghoststories.com/real-ghost-story.php?story=23257 http://www.yourghoststories.com/real-ghost-story.php?story=18339 ----------------------------------- Music Credits: Kevin MacLeod ----------------------------------- FaceBook: https://www.facebook.com/GhoulishGal15 Twitter: GhoulishGal SnapChat: GhoulishGal Email: GhoulishGal15@gm...

    published: 19 Aug 2016
  • The Nebraska Story

    This is Nebraska. There is no place like it. For more visit www.Huskers.com.

    published: 15 Apr 2014
  • The Lure of the Land - a Nebraska Story

    The Homestead Act triggered one of the largest migrations in history for "free land" on the Great Plains. Photographs tell the story of African-American homesteaders in Nebraska. For more Nebraska Stories, visit http://www.netnebaska.org/nebraskskastories.

    published: 11 May 2012
  • Nebraska Cornhusker_s Rex Burkhead _ Jack Hoffman - A Story of Inspiration - Team Jack.mp4

    Nebraska Cornhusker_s Rex Burkhead _ Jack Hoffman - A Story of Inspiration - Team Jack.mp4

    published: 26 Dec 2013
  • The World Comes to Omaha - a Nebraska Story

    Omaha may be a great and thriving city now but it was once a fledgling young settlement. Just before the turn of the century, as Omaha struggled to escape a sudden economic depression sweeping the nation, city leaders pulled out all the stops and held a World's Fair. Here's a look back at the 1898 Trans-Mississippi Exposition. For more Nebraska Stories, visit www.netnebraska.org/nebraskastories.

    published: 03 Dec 2010
  • Wildcat Hills - a Nebraska Story

    In a state known for its flat land, the Wildcat Hills in western Nebraska provides a dramatic alternative. The landscape is a unique co-existence of prairie and mountain ecosystems, featuring beautiful rolling hills, rocky formations and habitats for unique plant and animal species. A local rangeland ecologist takes us on a walk in the wild lands of the Wildcat Hills.

    published: 21 Feb 2014
  • Highway to Tomorrow - a Nebraska Story

    It's hard to imagine cars without highways, but once there were only dirt roads. Then a century ago the Lincoln Highway, built of bricks and concrete, created a dream of the future. And Nebraska helped make it happen. For more Nebraska Stories, visit http://www.netnebraska.org/nebraskastories.

    published: 18 Jan 2013
  • A Rising Star - a Nebraska Story

    Of the 5 film nominated for Best Animated Feature at the 2014 Academy Awards, an Omaha native lent her voice to three of them. Eva Bella shares with us her journey from aspiring actress to star of one of the biggest animated films in years, playing "young Elsa" in Disney's Frozen. See more stories like this at http://www.NETnebraska.org/nebraskastories

    published: 17 Jun 2015
  • Nebraska's Schindler - a Nebraska Story

    Alvin Saunders Johnson's life is an epic tale of achievement. The latest Nebraska Hall of Fame inductee was born in 1874 near Homer, Nebraska. The son of immigrant farmers was educated in a one-room school and went on to earn a Ph.D. in economics. In 1923, Johnson became the first president of New York's legendary New School University. A decade later he established the University in Exile to save the lives of European Jewish intellectuals suffering under the rise of Nazism. 184 scholars accepted Johnson's invitation to teach, bringing their families with them to America - saving some 500 lives. We profile the most recent addition to Nebraska's Hall of Fame in our upcoming episode. To see more Nebraska Stories visit http://netNebraska.org/nebraskastories

    published: 29 Oct 2014
  • Operation Exercise Tiger - The War, a Nebraska Story

    Operation Exercise Tiger was a rehearsal for the invasion of Normandy. SSG. Richard Connell tells how that rehearsal went tragically wrong, leading to the loss of several landing craft. He also tells how the Army "forgot" the existence of that tragedy for forty years.

    published: 19 Sep 2007
  • Blizzard Voices of 1888 - a Nebraska Story

    Nebraska poet and essayist, Ted Kooser, the 13th U.S. Poet Laureate, reads from his collection of poems recording the devastation unleashed on the Great Plains by the Jan. 12, 1888 blizzard. The Blizzard Voices is based on actual reminiscences of the survivors as recorded in documents from the time and written reminiscences from years later. Here are the haunting voices of the men and women who were teaching school, working the land, and tending the house when the storm arrived and changed their lives forever. For more "Nebraska Stories," visit http://www.netnebraska.org/nebraskastories.

    published: 19 May 2009
  • Life as a Dance - a Nebraska Story

    Heidi Latsky Dance, a New York dance company, comes to Lincoln as part of an Interdisciplinary Arts Symposium connected with UNL. The company works with Nebraskans to create a modern dance challenging accepted norms of body image, disability and performance. For more Nebraska Stories visit http://www.netnebraska.org/nebraskastories.

    published: 26 Apr 2011
  • For The Love of The Game - a Nebraska Story

    Every town had a team, but not every team had a town. Nebraska Stories checks out the Nebraska Baseball Hall of Fame in Beatrice to explore a time when independent baseball leagues played every Sunday in old ball fields across our state.

    published: 09 Jul 2015
Capitol Masterpiece - a Nebraska Story

Capitol Masterpiece - a Nebraska Story

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  • Duration: 4:11
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2013
  • views: 2201
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Meet a woman who watched as they raised the sower to the top of the Nebraska Capitol. And glimpse the wonders inside this world-class building that tells the story of the west in limestone, wood, and mosaic. For more Nebraska Stories, visit http://www.netnebraska.org/nebraskastories.
https://wn.com/Capitol_Masterpiece_A_Nebraska_Story
Nebraska Soundtrack - 03 Herbert's Story

Nebraska Soundtrack - 03 Herbert's Story

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  • Duration: 1:58
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2016
  • views: 7018
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From the 'Nebraska' soundtrack (2009), by Mark Orton. 03: Herbert's Story.
https://wn.com/Nebraska_Soundtrack_03_Herbert's_Story
The Blizzard of 1949 | Nebraska Stories

The Blizzard of 1949 | Nebraska Stories

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  • Duration: 4:08
  • Updated: 20 May 2009
  • views: 47212
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Like the Dust Bowl, with its blinding black winds that lasted for years, or the biblical plague of locusts, the 1949 blizzard raged from January through the spring. The monumental drifts it left in its wake finally melted...in July. The devastation was so extreme, the Air Force had to airlift drop supplies for towns and farms. For more "Nebraska Stories," visit http://www.netnebraska.org/nebraskastories.
https://wn.com/The_Blizzard_Of_1949_|_Nebraska_Stories
5 TRUE Nebraska Ghost Stories

5 TRUE Nebraska Ghost Stories

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  • Duration: 18:12
  • Updated: 19 Aug 2016
  • views: 4737
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A Spirit in a school Theater, Something attacking while you sleep, Shadow person walking around your home and even a friendly spirit playing with a baby. Nebraska didn't hole back on the creepy level at all... ----------------------------------- http://www.yourghoststories.com/real-ghost-story.php?story=19355 http://www.yourghoststories.com/real-ghost-story.php?story=20603 http://www.yourghoststories.com/real-ghost-story.php?story=9157 http://www.yourghoststories.com/real-ghost-story.php?story=23257 http://www.yourghoststories.com/real-ghost-story.php?story=18339 ----------------------------------- Music Credits: Kevin MacLeod ----------------------------------- FaceBook: https://www.facebook.com/GhoulishGal15 Twitter: GhoulishGal SnapChat: GhoulishGal Email: GhoulishGal15@gmail.com Tumblr: GhoulishGal
https://wn.com/5_True_Nebraska_Ghost_Stories
The Nebraska Story

The Nebraska Story

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  • Duration: 3:01
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2014
  • views: 29859
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This is Nebraska. There is no place like it. For more visit www.Huskers.com.
https://wn.com/The_Nebraska_Story
The Lure of the Land - a Nebraska Story

The Lure of the Land - a Nebraska Story

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  • Duration: 3:16
  • Updated: 11 May 2012
  • views: 7608
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The Homestead Act triggered one of the largest migrations in history for "free land" on the Great Plains. Photographs tell the story of African-American homesteaders in Nebraska. For more Nebraska Stories, visit http://www.netnebaska.org/nebraskskastories.
https://wn.com/The_Lure_Of_The_Land_A_Nebraska_Story
Nebraska Cornhusker_s Rex Burkhead _ Jack Hoffman - A Story of Inspiration - Team Jack.mp4

Nebraska Cornhusker_s Rex Burkhead _ Jack Hoffman - A Story of Inspiration - Team Jack.mp4

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  • Duration: 10:40
  • Updated: 26 Dec 2013
  • views: 13
videos https://wn.com/Nebraska_Cornhusker_S_Rex_Burkhead_Jack_Hoffman_A_Story_Of_Inspiration_Team_Jack.Mp4
The World Comes to Omaha - a Nebraska Story

The World Comes to Omaha - a Nebraska Story

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  • Duration: 5:04
  • Updated: 03 Dec 2010
  • views: 4303
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Omaha may be a great and thriving city now but it was once a fledgling young settlement. Just before the turn of the century, as Omaha struggled to escape a sudden economic depression sweeping the nation, city leaders pulled out all the stops and held a World's Fair. Here's a look back at the 1898 Trans-Mississippi Exposition. For more Nebraska Stories, visit www.netnebraska.org/nebraskastories.
https://wn.com/The_World_Comes_To_Omaha_A_Nebraska_Story
Wildcat Hills - a Nebraska Story

Wildcat Hills - a Nebraska Story

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  • Duration: 8:42
  • Updated: 21 Feb 2014
  • views: 1520
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In a state known for its flat land, the Wildcat Hills in western Nebraska provides a dramatic alternative. The landscape is a unique co-existence of prairie and mountain ecosystems, featuring beautiful rolling hills, rocky formations and habitats for unique plant and animal species. A local rangeland ecologist takes us on a walk in the wild lands of the Wildcat Hills.
https://wn.com/Wildcat_Hills_A_Nebraska_Story
Highway to Tomorrow - a Nebraska Story

Highway to Tomorrow - a Nebraska Story

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  • Duration: 5:25
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2013
  • views: 687
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It's hard to imagine cars without highways, but once there were only dirt roads. Then a century ago the Lincoln Highway, built of bricks and concrete, created a dream of the future. And Nebraska helped make it happen. For more Nebraska Stories, visit http://www.netnebraska.org/nebraskastories.
https://wn.com/Highway_To_Tomorrow_A_Nebraska_Story
A Rising Star - a Nebraska Story

A Rising Star - a Nebraska Story

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  • Duration: 5:12
  • Updated: 17 Jun 2015
  • views: 215
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Of the 5 film nominated for Best Animated Feature at the 2014 Academy Awards, an Omaha native lent her voice to three of them. Eva Bella shares with us her journey from aspiring actress to star of one of the biggest animated films in years, playing "young Elsa" in Disney's Frozen. See more stories like this at http://www.NETnebraska.org/nebraskastories
https://wn.com/A_Rising_Star_A_Nebraska_Story
Nebraska's Schindler - a Nebraska Story

Nebraska's Schindler - a Nebraska Story

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  • Duration: 8:50
  • Updated: 29 Oct 2014
  • views: 386
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Alvin Saunders Johnson's life is an epic tale of achievement. The latest Nebraska Hall of Fame inductee was born in 1874 near Homer, Nebraska. The son of immigrant farmers was educated in a one-room school and went on to earn a Ph.D. in economics. In 1923, Johnson became the first president of New York's legendary New School University. A decade later he established the University in Exile to save the lives of European Jewish intellectuals suffering under the rise of Nazism. 184 scholars accepted Johnson's invitation to teach, bringing their families with them to America - saving some 500 lives. We profile the most recent addition to Nebraska's Hall of Fame in our upcoming episode. To see more Nebraska Stories visit http://netNebraska.org/nebraskastories
https://wn.com/Nebraska's_Schindler_A_Nebraska_Story
Operation Exercise Tiger - The War, a Nebraska Story

Operation Exercise Tiger - The War, a Nebraska Story

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  • Duration: 1:27
  • Updated: 19 Sep 2007
  • views: 7634
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Operation Exercise Tiger was a rehearsal for the invasion of Normandy. SSG. Richard Connell tells how that rehearsal went tragically wrong, leading to the loss of several landing craft. He also tells how the Army "forgot" the existence of that tragedy for forty years.
https://wn.com/Operation_Exercise_Tiger_The_War,_A_Nebraska_Story
Blizzard Voices of 1888 - a Nebraska Story

Blizzard Voices of 1888 - a Nebraska Story

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  • Duration: 2:09
  • Updated: 19 May 2009
  • views: 8384
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Nebraska poet and essayist, Ted Kooser, the 13th U.S. Poet Laureate, reads from his collection of poems recording the devastation unleashed on the Great Plains by the Jan. 12, 1888 blizzard. The Blizzard Voices is based on actual reminiscences of the survivors as recorded in documents from the time and written reminiscences from years later. Here are the haunting voices of the men and women who were teaching school, working the land, and tending the house when the storm arrived and changed their lives forever. For more "Nebraska Stories," visit http://www.netnebraska.org/nebraskastories.
https://wn.com/Blizzard_Voices_Of_1888_A_Nebraska_Story
Life as a Dance - a Nebraska Story

Life as a Dance - a Nebraska Story

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  • Duration: 8:36
  • Updated: 26 Apr 2011
  • views: 1002
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Heidi Latsky Dance, a New York dance company, comes to Lincoln as part of an Interdisciplinary Arts Symposium connected with UNL. The company works with Nebraskans to create a modern dance challenging accepted norms of body image, disability and performance. For more Nebraska Stories visit http://www.netnebraska.org/nebraskastories.
https://wn.com/Life_As_A_Dance_A_Nebraska_Story
For The Love of The Game - a Nebraska Story

For The Love of The Game - a Nebraska Story

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  • Duration: 5:35
  • Updated: 09 Jul 2015
  • views: 502
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Every town had a team, but not every team had a town. Nebraska Stories checks out the Nebraska Baseball Hall of Fame in Beatrice to explore a time when independent baseball leagues played every Sunday in old ball fields across our state.
https://wn.com/For_The_Love_Of_The_Game_A_Nebraska_Story
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