April 15, 2021
More than 40 years ago a friend employed by the Nebraska Department of Economic Development invited me to ride with him to a meeting in Thayer County. In exchange for my help with the meeting, I suspect he provided my supper.
The Nebraska tourism office was promoting the circle tour concept. Each Nebraska community was encouraged to promote tourism by planning a tour route that circulated the community. Circle tours may have been a good idea for central Nebraska communities but they weren’t a good idea for border communities like Superior for the state would not help promote out-of-sta...