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Governor Ricketts’ State of the State Fly Around Schedule January 12–18, 2017

Contact: Taylor Gage, 402-471-1970


Note: New stops added for January 17th-18th.


LINCOLN – Today, the Office of Governor Pete Ricketts released the schedule for his annual State of the State fly around.  This year’s schedule includes 17 events at 16 locations from January 12th through the 18th beginning in Lincoln and ending in Nebraska City. 


The public is invited to attend any of the following stops.


Thursday, January 12


10:00 a.m. CT           State of the State, Norris Chamber, State Capitol, LINCOLN


10:45 a.m. CT           Media Availability, Governor’s Hearing Room, State Capitol, LINCOLN


2:00 p.m. CT             Norfolk Press Conference, Karl Stefan Airport, 4100 S. 13th Street, NORFOLK


3:45 p.m. CT             Grand Island Press Conference, Central Nebraska Regional Airport, 3773 Skypark Road, GRAND ISLAND


6:30 p.m. CT             Remarks, Aurora Area Chamber & Development Corporation’s Annual Awards Banquet, Aurora Middle School, 300 L Street, AURORA


Friday, January 13


8:00 a.m. CT             North Platte Press Conference, North Platte Regional Airport, 5400 E Lee Bird Drive, NORTH PLATTE


9:00 a.m. MT            Scottsbluff Press Conference, Western NE Regional Airport, 250023 Airport Terminal St. #10, SCOTTSBLUFF


1:15 p.m. CT             South Sioux City Press Conference, Cardinal Conference Center, 4401 Dakota Avenue, SOUTH SIOUX CITY


Tuesday, January 17


1:30 p.m. CT             Fremont News Conference, Fremont Municipal Airport, 1203 W. 23rd Street, FREMONT


2:45 p.m. CT             Columbus News Conference, Avcraft FBO Offices, 1334 Bill Babka Drive, COLUMBUS


4:30 p.m.  CT            Broken Bow News Conference, Broken Bow Municipal Airport, 80067 Airport Road, BROKEN BOW


Wednesday, January 18


8:00 a.m. CT             McCook News Conference, Red Willow Aviation, 1001 Airport Road, MCCOOK


8:45 a.m.  MT           Sidney News Conference, Sidney Municipal Airport/Lloyd W. Carr Field, 11149 Road 16, SIDNEY


11:30 a.m. CT           Lexington News Conference, Jim Kelly Field, 1501 N. Airport Road, LEXINGTON


1:30 p.m. CT             Kearney News Conference, Kearney Aviation Center, 4985 Airport Road, KEARNEY


3:15 p.m. CT           Beatrice News Conference, Beatrice Airport, 3301 N. 6th Street, BEATRICE


4:30 p.m.  CT            Nebraska City News Conference, Infinity Air FBO, 972 South 64 Road, NEBRASKA CITY