Island Bloggers NE State Fair: What You Need to Know [Video] Aug 23, 2016 | by Lauren Gordon It's time for the 174th Nebraska State Fair! Great Shelter, Great Story Aug 05, 2016 | by Polly Peterson Dog days are better days in this shelter! Great story! Check Out This Futuristic City on the Water [Video] Aug 05, 2016 | by Polly Peterson City on water! Celebrate 'IPA Day' with These Nebraska Beers Aug 02, 2016 | by Lauren Gordon Thursday, August 4 is Internation IPA Day. Singer Conor Oberst Returns to Nebraska [Video] Jul 27, 2016 | by Lauren Gordon Omaha native and nationally touring artist Conor Oberst, best known for his work in the band Bright Eyes, is coming to Grand Island for a special outdoor concert on August 18th.