Senator Albrecht’s Weekly Update

Senator Albrecht’s Weekly Update

107TH LEGISLATURE INTERIM This week we are witnessing our Legislature grapple with the incredibly complex issue ofredistricting during a Special Session at our Capitol. The Second House has offered hundreds ofemails, calls and hearing appearances to make your opinions known. The floor debate has beenlively to say the least as…
Fremont rec area Lake 20 to be chemically renovated

Fremont rec area Lake 20 to be chemically renovated

LINCOLN, Nebraska — Lake 20 at Fremont State Recreation Area is scheduled to be chemically renovated Sept. 22 to remove the existing fish population. Unwanted fish, including white perch, common carp and gizzard shad, were introduced to the lake during the 2019 spring flooding when the lake experienced severe damage.…
Weekly Conversation with NE Game and Parks’ Greg Wagner

Weekly Conversation with NE Game and Parks’ Greg Wagner

The Fall Turkey Hunting Season opened up in Nebraska on Wednesday. Game and Parks' Greg Wagner has some advice for hunters. The Missouri River Outdoor Expo is this weekend at Ponca State Park. Wagner says there will be over 90 hands on activities. For more information, head to outdoornebraska.org.
DHHS Reports First Two Deaths from West Nile Virus This Season

DHHS Reports First Two Deaths from West Nile Virus This Season

Lincoln – Two West Nile Virus (WNV) deaths for the 2021 season have been confirmed this week in the Three Rivers District Health Department (3RPHD) that includes Dodge, Saunders, and Washington counties. Both individuals were older adults with underlying health conditions. Three Rivers Public Health Department announced the first confirmed death of…
GACC Update

GACC Update

Next week is Homecoming Week at GACC. High School Principal Kate Hagemann highlights a couple activities coming up next Wednesday. Hagemann reminds us that the Senior Retreat is this Wednesday at Camp Fontanelle. A GACC Teacher will be honored next week. Hagemann has the details. Hagemann made her comments during…
Husker Harvest Days Brings Big Crowds to Hall County

Husker Harvest Days Brings Big Crowds to Hall County

SEPTEMBER 13, 2021 (GRAND ISLAND, NEB.)  — After a year off, Husker Harvest Days is ready to go for another show in Hall County this week, and the Nebraska State Patrol has some reminders for those planning to attend. During the event, which runs from September 14-16, troopers will provide traffic…
Senator Carol Blood Announces Run for Nebraska Governor

Senator Carol Blood Announces Run for Nebraska Governor

(Lincoln, NE) - Today, Sept. 13, 2021, Nebraska State Senator Carol Blood stood on the north steps of the State Capitol and announced she would run in the upcoming election for Nebraska Governor. “I stand before you today to say that we have become a country where the narrative has…