Category: Election

Nebraska voter turnout of 67 percent falls below predictions 0

Nebraska voter turnout of 67 percent falls below predictions

Story by Grant Muessel, NewsNetNebraska Voter turnout in Nebraska on Election Day was reported to be 67 percent, higher than four years ago, but below the wishful prediction of the Secretary of State. Secretary...

University of Nebraska Board of Regents races 0

University of Nebraska Board of Regents races

It appears there will be three new faces on the University of Nebraska Board of Regents. With 82 percent of the Nebraska precincts reporting, former Omaha Mayor Hal Daub had a 5 point lead...

Ballot issues bring mixed results 0

Ballot issues bring mixed results

With a majority of the precincts recorded in Nebraska, it looks like state senator salaries and term limits will remain the same. Misdemeanors while in pursuit of office could now lead to impeachment and...

Portrait of a voter: reflecting on the 40th anniversary of 18-year-olds gaining the right to vote 0

Portrait of a voter: reflecting on the 40th anniversary of 18-year-olds gaining the right to vote

In 1972, 18-year-olds were given the right to vote. Chris Siefkes of Lincoln reflects on his 40 years of voting. Video by Nickolai Hammar. [youtube]http://youtu.be/yko-2ejbnz4[/youtube]

Lincoln media organizations strive to cover election 0

Lincoln media organizations strive to cover election

Video by Christina Condreay, NewsNetNebraska With the election quickly approaching, Lincoln news organizations are doing their best to inform voters. From TV to radio to newspaper, here’s what these local professionals are saying about...