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Nebraska Stories explores compelling personal tales and journeys via new video segments highlighting people, ideas, and events that inform Nebraskans' sense of place and their unique perspective on American life as it is lived on the Great Plains.

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Nebraska Stories explores compelling personal tales and journeys via new video segments highlighting people, ideas, and events that inform Nebraskans' sense of place and their unique perspective on American life as it is lived on the Great Plains.

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    Nebraska Stories: A Pellet of Poison, 801

    Nebraska Stories: A Pellet of Poison, 801

    This story explores the brief intertwining of two remarkable women: the very first Native American doctor and a Nobel Prize winning scientist. In 1915, Dr. Susan LaFlesche Picotte, the first Native American doctor and the daughter of a powerful Omaha chief, lay dying of cancer in her home on the Om...

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    Nebraska Stories: Letting Loose with Hector Anchondo, 1205

    Nebraska Stories: Letting Loose with Hector Anchondo, 1205

    Hector Anchondo picked up a guitar at the age of 16 and has never looked back, finding success on the music scene with his own rock band, Anchondo. While his fans wanted more of his signature Latin-infused rock, Hector felt a calling to play the blues. He packed up and moved to Chicago for a year,...

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    Nebraska Stories: Marion Crandell, 1206

    Nebraska Stories: Marion Crandell, 1206

    The first American woman to die in World War I was an 1889 graduate of Omaha High School. While serving in a support role for American and French troops on the Western Front, Marion Crandell was killed during a German bombardment in the spring of 1918. Crandell’s story went largely unnoticed until...

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    Nebraska Stories: Pixel, 1206

    Nebraska Stories: Pixel, 1206

    Ami Sheffield and her dog Pixel, a miniature American shepherd, are serious competitors in the rapidly growing sport of agility. They have serious fun doing it, too. Ami and Pixel are reigning titleholders in the 12-inch division of Westminster Kennel Club Master’s Agility Championship (they’ve wo...

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    Nebraska Stories: Hector Anchondo and More, 1205

    Nebraska Stories: Hector Anchondo and More, 1205

    Hector Anchondo
    Hector Anchondo picked up a guitar at the age of 16 and has never looked back, finding success on the music scene with his own rock band, Anchondo. While his fans wanted more of his signature Latin-infused rock, Hector felt a calling to play the blues. He packed up and moved to Chic...

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    Nebraska Stories: A Time Capsule in Glass, 1205

    Nebraska Stories: A Time Capsule in Glass, 1205

    The Cold War ended in 1992, but the remnants of this historic period can still be seen in the stained glass windows of Strategic Air Command Memorial Chapel at Offutt Air Force Base. The windows are filled with symbolism reflecting the earliest days of the Cold War.

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