Nebraska media 'leveled up' in past year with new outlets
September 22, 2022
Nebraska News Service
Ed. note: This piece is included in UNL's Democracy Day project, a national intiative where more than 300 news outlets published stories about democracy in the United States.
In just a little over a year, Nebraska's media landscape has expanded to uncover and shed light on more undercovered stories with the addition of two new publications.
The Flatwater Free Press, which published its first stories on Sept. 3, 2021, preceded the launch of the Nebraska Examiner four months later on Jan. 25, 2022. Both have counteracted a more-than-decades-long decrease in...