Silicon Prairie News


Paige Yowell, a lifelong Lincoln, Neb., resident, is a recent news-editorial and political science graduate from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. As an Omaha World-Herald Fellow in 2012, Yowell covered many technology and business-focused stories for the World-Herald's Money section. She also gained experience reporting for the Seward County Independent and The Nebraska News Service. Yowell is especially interested in political journalism and investigative reporting using technology.

The polls are open!

Through August 22, help us decide the winners of our inaugural Silicon Prairie Awards, which will recognize 12 companies and individuals. You can vote once per day per category.
Winners will be announced live on stage at
our August 30 event.