Governor Pete Ricketts, Niobrara Village Board president, Jody Stark; NDOT Director Kyle Schneweis; NDOT District Three Engineer, Kevin Domagalla, and Chris Hawkins, Hawkins Construction, all spoke from a podium at the west end of the new Mormon Canal Bridge Tuesday morning, during an opening ceremony for the new bridge. Read more about the ceremony in this week's Niobrara Tribune.