Nebraska Stories

"Have you heard..." is a simple, yet powerful phrase. It’s something we often hear while traveling the state, capturing new stories. “Have you heard…” draws us in and makes us want to hear more. This is where our stories begin.

Bellevue middle school track phenom Jaiya Patillo’s quest for the Olympics

Running Down a Dream

The history of the American West as seen through the eyes of artist and photographer William Henry Jackson

William Henry Jackson: An Eye for History

A fast-growing sport hits the bullseye

Splitting Records

Nebraska Stories

Leonard Knight: Before Salvation Mountain

Your Stories Are Nebraska Stories

Stimulating, poignant, funny and always captivating, Nebraska Stories explores the richness of our state through the people who call it home. The hallmark of the series lies in its feature-oriented content produced by a variety of talented storytellers who travel statewide to bring you a celebration of our culture, history, arts, science, nature, sports and more.

Every episode of Nebraska Stories incorporates masterful storytelling with beautiful visuals that mirrors the broad spectrum of our state’s diversity… always seeking to uncover stories that fascinate, delight and surprise.

We are excited to serve as modern archivists of Nebraska’s stories.

Got a Nebraska Story?

You can also submit story ideas by emailing nebraskastories@nebraskapublicmedia.org.