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The article highlights Scotts Bluff as a small town with major landmarks. The writer highlights Scott’s Bluff National Monument and Chimney Rock National Historic Site. She also describes how pioneers once traversed Scotts Bluff as part of their journey along the Oregon Trail and the Pony Express route, where today you can find plenty of ancient fossils along the ‘Fossil Freeway.’ The piece links to Visit Scotts Bluff’s website and provides an image.
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The article calls out must-do activities during a visit in Nebraska including the crane migration, festivals, outdoor adventures, breweries, accommodations and much more.
The piece is a direct result of Nebraska Tourism hosting the writer, Kastalia Medrano, on a press trip at the end of May. The article also incorporates Kastalia’s social media posts.
Article: 5 small towns that are big on patriotism
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This article highlights all-American destinations that know how to celebrate. The piece provides background on Seward and information on “America’s Official Fourth of July City – Small Town USA,” including an image of the celebration and a link to Seward’s website.
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The article highlights The Niobrara River in Valentine as the go-to spot for tubing and kayaking for “everyone who knows anything about what’s good in Nebraska,” and includes an image of a large group of people congregating on the river. The piece is a direct result of hosting the writer, Kastalia Medrano, on the Sandhills/Valentine press trip at the end of May.
Nebraska, which is also called out in the lead intro of the story, is included among one of “the best places to spend whatever PTO you’ve got left.” In the article, the writer calls out must-do activities during a visit to Nebraska, including tanking, the Nebraska Star Party, a visit to Smith Falls, and much more. The piece is a direct result of hosting the writer, Kastalia Medrano, on the Sandhills/Valentine press trip at the end of May.