We hardly think of pears as rare or exotic fruits anymore, but in 1914 it was a big deal when a refrigerated train car rolled up filled to the brim with pears.
Florence, now a neighborhood of Omaha, was once one of the oldest cities in Nebraska.
Our Historical Markers across Nebraska highlight fascinating moments and places in our state's past.
Pibel Lake Recreation Area grew out of an 1897 irrigation claim for water rights. 150 years and two hotels later, it's a popular vacation destination.