|Fischer stops by for Oregon Trail Days|
|July 19, 2012 Jerry Purvis|
Photo by Elizabeth Gross/Gering Citizen
U.S. Senate candidate Deb Fischer appears in the Oregon Trail Days parade on Saturday.
Deb Fischer of Valentine, former state senator and Republican candidate for U.S. Senate this year, made a stop in Gering during Oregon Trail Days.
Fischer also plans a return visit to the area this weekend as she travels the state to support her candidacy.
Fischer, who runs a cattle operation in the Sandhills, addressed a number of issues. One was a criticism from her Democratic opponent, Bob Kerrey, over leasing federal lands. The ...
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