Increasing nitrate levels, exceeding fatalities, and more: All of the biggest stories from across Nebraska

Recap of all of Tuesday’s biggest stories from across the state of Nebraska:

Arrest made in high school sex investigation

'Can't keep doing things the same way': Farmers face changes as nitrate levels increase

2021 fatalities already exceed 2020

UNK undergrad greenhouse goal aims to improve crop yields

Beatrice Fire Station progressing toward fall completion

Gov. Ricketts continuing to rally Nebraskans against 30x30

Thieves leave North Platte family devastated after stealing van

Mask mandate, vaccine recommendation passed by Winnebago Tribal Council

Southeast Nebraska manufacturers see comparisons, as they seek to fill jobs

Nebraska City offers scooter franchise

Driver's BAC tested at .433, more than five times legal limit

Pick a bike lock or get threatened: man arrested after Lincoln incident

US opioid lawsuits on verge of settlements with 4 companies

Fairbury seeking applicants for free housing repairs program

Lopez charged, preliminary hearing date set

State treasurer applauds legislature for passing financial literacy bill

Petition filer says voter ID popular amongst voters regardless of political party

Madison County and Historical Society still at crossroads over funding

Jefferson County Law Enforcement Committee meets for first time under new structure

Some Nebraska athletes oppose anti-critical race theory proposal

What's next for the program behind 'Beef. It's What's For Dinner.'