42 – Nebraska Wind + Solar Convention: Energy Development in Nebraska

Episode #42: Nebraska Wind + Solar Convention: Energy Development in Nebraska

This episode was recorded live at the Nebraska Wind and Solar Convention at the Cornhusker Marriott Hotel. Join Dan Parsons, along with the mayor of Norfolk and co-chair of Renew Nebraska, Josh Moenning, and the President of Nebraska Farmers Union, John Hansen to discuss the latest improvements in Nebraska’s renewable energy.

What Are We Drinking?
Dear Old Nebraska Brew and Copper Alt. – Zipline Brewing
Thanks to our sponsors and staff!
Hosts Nebraska Horsemen (Nebraska Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association (NHBPA))
Warhorse Gaming
Nebraska Wind & Solar Convention
BCom Solutions – Production, editing and distribution of Pints and Politics
Kim Remington, Operations Manager at Parsons PR
Pints & Politics theme music by Jack Rodenburg
FUSE Coworking
Parsons Public Relations, Inc. – The leading Nebraska public relations consultant
And our guests Josh Moenning and John Hansen!

41 – Empowering Nebraska’s Rural Communities: Lead for Nebraska Fellowship Program

Lead for Nebraska, an affiliate program of Lead for America, places recent college grads in Nebraska’s rural communities to empower and add capacity in small towns. This episode showcases Brent Comstock, CEO and founder of BCom Solutions and the Rural Impact Hub, along with the tremendous work that Lead for Nebraska fellows Ken Edwards and Oliver Borchers-Williams are doing within their communities as AmeriCorp Service Members.

What Are We Drinking? 

Oktoberfest – Kinkaider Brewing

Thanks to our sponsors and staff!
Hosts Nebraska Horsemen (Nebraska Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association (NHBPA)
Warhorse Gaming
BCom Solutions – Production, editing and distribution of Pints and Politics
Kim Remington, Operations Manager at Parsons PR
Pints & Politics theme music by Jack Rodenburg
FUSE Coworking
Parsons Public Relations, Inc. – The leading Nebraska public relations consultant
And our guests Brent Comstock, Ken Edwards and Oliver Borchers-Williams!

40 – Uncovering the Truth: Nebraska’s First Statewide Journalism Nonprofit

Nebraska’s first statewide journalism nonprofit, Flatwater Free Press, has free investigative and in-depth stories now open to the public. This episode features Matt Wynn and Matthew Hansen, executive director and executive editor of the publication.

What Are We Drinking?
Star Snake Dank, IPA – Kinkaider Legend

Thanks to our sponsors and staff!
Hosts Nebraska Horsemen (Nebraska Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association(NHBPA)
Warhorse Gaming
BCom Solutions – Production, editing and distribution of Pints and Politics
Kim Remington, Operations Manager at Parsons PR
Pints & Politics theme music by Jack Rodenburg
FUSE Coworking
Parsons Public Relations, Inc. – The leading Nebraska public relations consultant
And our guests Matthew Hansen and Matt Wynn with Flaterwater Free Press

39 – Nebraska Voters Went All-In On Casino Gambling: An Update

Nebraskans voted in favor of casino gambling back in November. What’s happening now?

You won’t want to miss Episode #39 — Featuring Lynne McNally, executive vice president of the Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association, and Lance Morgan, President, and CEO of Ho-Chunk, Inc.

What Are We Drinking?
GERMAN KÖLSCH – Zipline Brewing Company, Lincoln, NE

Thanks to our sponsors and staff!

Our sponsor Nebraska Horsemen
Warhorse Gaming
BCom Solutions – Production, editing, and distribution of Pints and Politics
Kim Remington, Operations Manager at Parsons PR
Pints & Politics theme music by Jack Rodenburg
FUSE Coworking
Parsons Public Relations, Inc. – The leading Nebraska public relations consultant

38 – Summer Backyard Sipping; Rye Not?

A Chef, an Eye Doctor and a PR dude walk into a bar…on a mid-summer afternoon in a back patio where they taste and review 4 great rye whiskeys. And have a little help from a special guest who’s usually behind the scenes.

What Are We Drinking?
Iowa Legendary Rye – Carroll, IA
Liberty Rye – Malvern, PA
Sagamore Rye – Baltimore, MD
Whistle Pig 10-year Rye – Shoreham, VT

Thanks to our great sponsors and staff!
Our sponsor – Nebraska Horsemen
The Portico Experience with Chef Kevin Shinn
Clear Vision Eyecare – Dr. Andrew Bateman
Pints & Politics Producer Steve Van Hoosen
Kim Remington, Operations Manager at Parsons PR
Pints & Politics theme music by Jack Rodenburg
FUSE coworking
Parsons Public Relations, Inc. – The leading Nebraska public relations consultant

37 – The NEW Lincoln Airport; $56 million expansion project

If you fly from Lincoln you won’t want to miss this talk with Dave Haring and Nick Cusick from the Lincoln Airport Authority. The first major construction project in more than 50 years and the impact it will have in attracting new business, workers and travelers to the city of Lincoln.

What are we drinking?
Boiler Brewing Company – Lincoln, Nebraska
Dean’s 100 IBU S&M Dream IPA – Imperial / Double
Pilsner (Nelson Sauvin) Pilsner – German

Learn more about the Lincoln Airport and the expansion project

Thanks to our great sponsors and staff!
Our sponsor – Nebraska Horsemen’s Benevolent Protective Association (HBPA)
Pints & Politics Producer Steve Van Hoosen
Kim Remington, Operations Manager at Parsons PR
Pints & Politics theme music by Jack Rodenburg
FUSE coworking
Parsons Public Relations, Inc. – The leading Nebraska
public relations consultant
And a special thank you to Rachel Barth, Director of Communications and Customer Engagement for the Lincoln Airport Authority