|County approves tourism funds|
|June 18, 2015 Jerry Purvis|
Scotts Bluff County Commissioners, agreeing the upcoming Old West Balloon Fest Re-Inflated could be a big tourism draw, approved funding for marketing the event.
In March, the Nebraska Tourism Commission approved an $11,965 grant for promotion, but it required matching funds. When sponsorship monies are included, it would bring the total grant to $32,730.
No one from western Nebraska has ever received this grant, Brenda ...
(The rest of this story is available to Subscribers only. Please subscribe or login here if you are already a subscriber)