Governor urges Nebraskans to attend State Fair

GRAND ISLAND - Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman is urging Nebraskans to take in the last weekend of the Nebraska State Fair.  Heineman says he has been there twice already: once for the kickoff and once earlier this week to have lunch with the Nebraska Cattlemen in the Beef Pit restaurant.  Heineman says the fair site in Grand Island is "fantastic."  The fair runs through Labor Day at Fonner Park in Grand Island.  A complete list of activities can be found at