Nebraska is home to people from many different parts of the world. The blending of diverse cultures on the Plains, and the welcoming communities newcomers find here, is one of our greatest strengths. Today we’ll hear about the indigenous Mayan people of Guatemala who have made a new home here in Nebraska.
Some of the most important buildings in our communities are theaters—houses for arts and entertainment and places to showcase our own local talent.
We take pride in our history on the plains. Some of that history comes to light when we turn over new ground, or when we dig a little deeper into a place we thought we knew.
Stories about growing indigenous crops, a forest planted in the Sandhills, and a rancher's land ethic.