Travel & Preservation
Whistle Stop Tour

Whistle Stop Tour

As Nebraska gets ready to celebrate 150 years of statehood, you likely know these facts: it is the only state with a unicameral legislature;...

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North to Montana

North to Montana

Ever wondered what kind of man would risk making a cattle drive from Texas to Montana and not even reach Virginia City until December? Turns out...

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Buckaroos and Basques

Buckaroos and Basques

Elko got started in 1868 as a railroad town along northeast Nevada’s Humboldt River. But calling it a town might’ve been stretching the matter. It...

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A Pioneer Paradise

A Pioneer Paradise

When pioneers settled on Kanab Creek in the late 1850s, they faced hostile Navajo, Paiute and Hopi Indians. Several attempts at settlement ended in...

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