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Gov. Ricketts Proclaims Rodeo Week

Contact: Taylor Gage, 402-471-1970


Governor Pete Ricketts (right) rides down Goodhue Boulevard with members of the
UNL Rodeo Team in front of the Nebraska State Capitol after proclaiming Rodeo Week.


LINCOLN – This afternoon, Governor Ricketts joined members of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) Rodeo Association and UNL Rodeo Team on horseback to proclaim Rodeo Week in Nebraska ahead of the 58th Annual UNL Rodeo, which will be held April 15th and 16th at the Lancaster County Event Center.  Before joining members of the UNL Rodeo Team for a ride down Goodhue Boulevard just south of the State Capitol, the Governor signed and read the proclamation designating April 11th-17th as Rodeo Week from horseback at the Governor’s Residence.


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