Governor Dave Heineman Issues Emergency Declaration
CREATED Oct. 8, 2013
Lincoln, NE - Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman has issued an emergency declaration for parts of the state, recently hit by tornadoes and other severe weather.
Heineman toured the damage in Wayne over the weekend and calls it "extensive."
Several tornadoes hit northeast Nebraska and several inches of snow slammed the Nebraska Panhandle, causing local ranchers to lose cattle.
Lt. Governor Lavon Heidemann will tour some of the damage in the northwest part of the state today.