NET’s Next COVID-19 Town Hall with Governor Ricketts – April 23

The Town Hall will be broadcast live on KCTY - "The City" 98.9 FM and 1590 AM

LINCOLN – Once again this Thursday, Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts will be answering questions from Nebraskans during another live, one-hour NET News town hall meeting about COVID-19 and our state’s response at 8:30 p.m. The Town Hall will be broadcast live on KCTY – “The City” 98.9 FM and 1590 AM. Also on NET, Nebraska’s PBS & NPR Stations.

“Speaking of Nebraska: COVID-19 Town Hall with Governor Ricketts” will also be streamed on the NET website, the NET Nebraska app and on Facebook. The program will include subtitles in Spanish.

Along with Gov. Ricketts, questions will be answered by Dannette Smith, chief executive officer of the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services and Dr. James Linder, chief executive officer of Nebraska Medicine.

Viewers and listeners may ask questions during the town hall program by calling 1-800-676-5446 or 402-472-1212. Both before and during the broadcast, questions can be submitted online at

They can also be emailed to or submitted to the Facebook pages for NET Nebraska, NET News or NET Radio. Questions can also be submitted via Twitter or Instagram using the hashtag #COVID19Nebraska.