water Senators: More scrutiny needed for proposed wastewater site By Associated Press • Apr 14, 2015 LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — State lawmakers are calling for greater scrutiny of a proposed disposal well for fracking water in western Nebraska. Report examines pollution in Nebraska's waterways By Katie Knapp Schubert • Jun 24, 2014 A new report says Nebraska has the sixth most polluted waterways in the nation. Heineman signs Neb. water sustainability bill By Associated Press • Apr 17, 2014 LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Governor Dave Heineman has signed a bill designed to help Nebraska prepare for floods, water shortages and water quality problems. Group backs state aid to preserve water supply By Associated Press • Oct 21, 2013 LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A leading groundwater management group says state aid for canals, ponds and other storage projects is the best way to preserve Nebraska's long-term water supply.