Volunteer EMS units come out in force for concert series

There are many people that help ensure a safe and healthy concert. One crucial element are volunteer EMS crews.

Thousands packed the Wild West Arena to see Dwight Yoakam and Alan Jackson kick off the Nebraskaland Days Concert Series.

Ruth McCourt, an 81-year-old woman from West Virgina, passed away Thursday night, after battling cancer for more than 30 years. She was set to meet country superstar Alan Jackson prior to his show at the Nebraskaland Days concert as one of her final wishes.

On Friday, Governor Pete Ricketts announced an agency-wide review of the Nebraska State Patrol that will be led by the Governor’s Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) Jason Jackson.

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