The Nebraska Tourism Commission has awarded 23 tourism marketing grants to sites across the state.
The grants totaling nearly $125,000 will be used to encourage travelers to come see the attractions and activities in Nebraska.
"The grant program helps Nebraska communities spread the word about what Nebraska has to offer potential travelers," said Nebraska Tourism Director Kathy McKillip.
The funding for the grants comes from the state lodging tax. Grant proposals were received from 68 applicants requesting nearly $500,000 in funding.
Grant recipients include: