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The heart of Puerto Rico

Story and video by Gabriella Parsons In the wake of two catastrophic hurricanes –– the shock, the disaster, the darkness –– there is dignity. Conversations...

Regrowth

Story and video by Nicole Harvey When Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico in September 2017 it destroyed Stephanie Rodriguez’s farm. While many decided to leave...

Jack and Dan

Story and photos by James Wooldridge Jack Anderson wasn't going to let Dan Walker win. No way. Not a chance. The two college students swung the...

Since the Hurricane: Julian’s Story

Story and photos by Elsie Stormberg Hidden within the mountains of Lares, Puerto Rico, was a tiny, dilapidated shack along a sharp turn in the...

Emerald ash borer found in Nebraska

Lincoln city officials and neighborhood groups are worried about the impact of the Emerald Ash Borer on the city's tree canopy, particularly in many...

Owner wants Jerusalen Bakery to be a welcoming place for everyone

As an immigrant business owner, Nadia Morales, faced hurdles in starting her business. While only 3.5 percent of Lincoln's business owners are immigrants, but...

Traffic safety is big concern for 13th Street

While the city has made significant changes to 13th Street, residents of Everett neighborhood would like to see more safety measures implemented.  

Repair cafe provides important service for those in need

Sarah Romereim isn’t an expert seamstress, but she knows a thing or two about garment repairs. She routinely mends clothing and even did some custom...

Puerto Ricans criticize recovery efforts after Hurricane Maria

By Elsie Stormberg After Hurricanes Irma and Maria, hundreds of thousands of people in Puerto Rico required aid. The Federal Emergency Management Agency, or FEMA,...

School closures in Puerto Rico worry residents

By Sabrina Sommer In 2017, the Puerto Rican government closed 167 schools. This summer, 265 public schools on the island found out in April they...
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